Cars Shows

Pit Crews

Pit Crews

Jack up a car, change four tires, fill the gas tank, check the oil, wipe the windows and get back on the road. Oh yes, and you've got 17 seconds to do that or you're fired. Who could handle a job like that?
12 Episodes
TVF Media
Graveyard Carz

Graveyard Carz

Join Mark Worman and his crew of manic mechanics, as they fight to restore some of the rarest and most valuable muscle cars ever to grace American asphalt.
6 Episodes
Via Vision
HyperDrive

HyperDrive

BBC presenter and trained engineer Jack Stewart sorts solar planes from magnetic trains, offering you a guide to the vehicles and transport technologies of tomorrow.
6 Episodes
BBC Future
Russia On Four Wheels

Russia On Four Wheels

Justin Rowlatt and Anita Rani set off across Russia on two massive road-trips across the world's biggest, and one it's most enigmatic, countries.
2 Episodes
BBC
Horizon

Horizon

Horizon tells amazing science stories, unravels mysteries and reveals worlds you've never seen before.
1 Episode
BBC
Backlight

Backlight

Dutch public broadcaster VPRO offers you impressive and award-winning travel series that will help you expand your view on the world.
1 Episode
VPRO
World-Changing Ideas

World-Changing Ideas

Fascinating stories, need-to-know briefings and compelling video inspired by BBC Future's World-Changing Ideas event series.
1 Episode
BBC Future

Cars Episodes

Winter tyres - are they worth getting?

Winter tyres - are they worth getting?

Winter tyres are a good way to ensure you can drive safely in the cold conditions, even if the promised snow never arrives.
1min
Press Association
Best winter getaway cars for less than GBP10,000

Best winter getaway cars for less than GBP10,000

If you're planning to hit the road for leisure in the coming months, it would be worth having a car that can face the conditions. Here are some sub-GBP10,000 used cars that are up to the task.
1min
Press Association
Supercar facts you might not know

Supercar facts you might not know

There are plenty of facts revolving around supercars - here are some you may not know.
1min
Press Association
Test it!: Cupra Ateca

Test it!: Cupra Ateca

The Cupra Ateca isn't being billed as a SEAT. Instead, the sporty compact SUV is the first model from the new subsidiary brand Cupra under which the Spanish maker plans to sell its high-performance offerings.
5mins
Deutsche Welle
Present it!: Mercedes B-Class

Present it!: Mercedes B-Class

Mercedes has unveiled its new B-Class on the Spanish island of Mallorca. It's a lot different from its predecessor, with a more dynamic appearance, more agile handling and more comfort.
7mins
Deutsche Welle
Vintage: Retro Classics Cologne 2018

Vintage: Retro Classics Cologne 2018

The second Retro Classics Cologne vintage car fair has been luring visitors to the western German city. Following last year's brilliant premiere, Retro Classics has been showing it has what it takes to become a regular fixture for car fans.
7mins
Deutsche Welle
Taste it!: VW Sharan

Taste it!: VW Sharan

The VW Sharan is something of a dinosaur among modern-era automobiles. Hardly anyone else buys a minivan today, turning instead to SUVs. Outside, the Sharan is as big as a midsize car. Inside, it has almost as much space as a VW bus.
5mins
Deutsche Welle
Peugeot's new 508 SW

Peugeot's new 508 SW

The new Peugeot 508 SW is set to bridge the gap between high-price executive estates and more ordinary offerings.
1min
Press Association
Ford updates flagship Edge SUV

Ford updates flagship Edge SUV

Ford has updated its flagship SUV with new engines and tech.
1min
Press Association
Peugeot 508 sedan

Peugeot 508 sedan

The new mid-range French car combines strikingly elegant design with sportiness and high safety. Our test car is powered by a two-liter diesel engine, which of course meets the latest emissions standard.
4mins
Deutsche Welle
Porsche 911 Targa 4S

Porsche 911 Targa 4S

Klaus Niedzwiedz travels to the German North Sea island of Sylt. The roads there offer beautiful views of the sea - perfect conditions to enjoy the Targa 4S with the top down. Our test car is a particularly exclusive edition.
5mins
Deutsche Welle
Ford Focus Turnier

Ford Focus Turnier

Ford has unveiled the fourth generation of its bread-and-butter compact, the Focus. We test its wagon version - the Turnier - in ST-Line trim with the most powerful 134-kilowatt gasoline engine. It has a top speed of 220 kilometers per hour.
4mins
Deutsche Welle
Loading cars safely

Loading cars safely

Forty percent of Germans vacation by car. But with all that luggage, it's important to know the safe way to load your vehicle. You can also save time and frustration by planning things right.
4mins
Deutsche Welle
DKW Super Sport 600

DKW Super Sport 600

Motorcycles have a long tradition at DKW. Back in 1919, the company from Zschopau, in eastern Germany, built the first auxiliary motor for two-wheelers. The Super Sport 600 is DKW's crowning achivement on two wheels.
6mins
Deutsche Welle
Best estate cars for under GBP8,000

Best estate cars for under GBP8,000

An estate car is one of the more practical motoring purchases you can make. Here are some of the best estates you can buy on the used market.
1min
Press Association
The star cars of the LA Motor Show

The star cars of the LA Motor Show

The LA Motor Show is this week, and there are many cars that will be showcased; here are some of the best.
1min
Press Association
How to find the perfect driving position

How to find the perfect driving position

Having the correct driving position is a key part of driving safely, here are some tips on how to find the right position for you.
2mins
Press Association
The new Range Rover Evoque has arrived

The new Range Rover Evoque has arrived

The second-generation Range Rover Evoque has been revealed.
1min
Press Association
How to tackle the winter in your car

How to tackle the winter in your car

When the weather becomes cold, the roads become treacherous. Here are some tips to stay safe on snowy, icy roads.
1min
Press Association
Audi's new A1 Sportback on sale in the UK

Audi's new A1 Sportback on sale in the UK

Audi's new A1 Sportback is on sale in the UK - here's a look at the new supermini.
1min
Press Association
The best cars for pizza deliveries

The best cars for pizza deliveries

Pizza delivering can be important work - here are the best cars for the job.
2mins
Press Association
Electric speedster: Cupra's e-Racer

Electric speedster: Cupra's e-Racer

Cupra plans to use its latest creation - the eRacer - in the E-TCR Series, the first all-electric touring car series that's due to debut in 2020. We take a look at the car that could lead the charge into the electric era in car racing.
5mins
Deutsche Welle
Audi Q3 - The new allrounder

Audi Q3 - The new allrounder

The second generation Q3 has a more mature look about it - and it's bigger too: overall its 10 cm longer, providing more interior space. And the Q3 is highly versatile, with a rear seat bench and cargo space that adjust in multiple ways.
4mins
Deutsche Welle
Civic Type R - Honda's hot hatch

Civic Type R - Honda's hot hatch

The Civic Type R has been dubbed one of the best-driving hot hatches around. Powered by a 4-cylinder, turbocharged engine packing 235 kW of power, it's not only a dream on the racetrack. The new Type R is also good for everyday use.
4mins
Deutsche Welle
Stylishly late: Alfa Romeo Stelvio

Stylishly late: Alfa Romeo Stelvio

Stelvio is the first SUV from Alfa Romeo, named after Italy's highest mountain pass. It's Alfa Romeo's contribution to the SUV craze - and a late one at that. The Stelvio is powered by a choice of three diesels or two gasoline engines.
5mins
Deutsche Welle
Is a hybrid right for you?

Is a hybrid right for you?

Hybrids are ever-more common on UK forecourts - but is a hybrid car right for you?
2mins
Press Association
Best used executive cars for under GBP10,000

Best used executive cars for under GBP10,000

Used executive cars can be bought for a good deal less than they were worth when new. Here are five of the best executive cars that can be yours for less than GBP10,000.
1min
Press Association
'Smart Motorways' explained

'Smart Motorways' explained

You may have heard talk about smart motorways - but what exactly do you have to look out for and do on them?
1min
Press Association
Red light woes could be banished, thanks to new technology from Jaguar Land Rover

Red light woes could be banished, thanks to new technology from Jaguar Land Rover

A system under test advises drivers of the speed to do between junctions to reach each traffic light when it is green.
1min
Press Association
Police crackdown on uninsured M25 drivers

Police crackdown on uninsured M25 drivers

Ten police forces combined for Operation Tutelage. The operation saw uninsured drivers targeted, and arrests for other offences including drug-driving.
2mins
Press Association
Aston Martin's new DBX SUV testing in Wales

Aston Martin's new DBX SUV testing in Wales

The Aston Martin DBX SUV has embarked on a testing programme which will see it put to its performance limits while ensuring it functions as an off-roader.
1min
Press Association
What are the benefits of using a pick-up as a company car?

What are the benefits of using a pick-up as a company car?

Pick-up trucks can be particularly viable as company cars - see if a pick-up would be right for you in this video.
1min
Press Association
Five cars with questionable number plate placing

Five cars with questionable number plate placing

All cars have to wear front number plates, but not all wear them as well - here are some cars whose styling suffers for wearing a number plate.
2mins
Press Association
Jaguar creates rally-spec F-Type to celebrate 70 years of sports car heritage

Jaguar creates rally-spec F-Type to celebrate 70 years of sports car heritage

Jaguar has celebrated 70 years of sports car production by building a rally car out of its F-Type convertible.
1min
Press Association
The right way to clean your car's windows

The right way to clean your car's windows

Cleaning a car properly can be complex - the windows are no exception. Here's a look at the best way to give yours a lasting shine.
1min
Press Association
Is a diesel car right for you?

Is a diesel car right for you?

The diesel engine has been through something of a PR nightmare in recent years, but it is still a valid choice for many motorists - in this video, we see if diesel suits you.
1min
Press Association
Present it! KIA Ceed Sportswagon

Present it! KIA Ceed Sportswagon

At 4.6 m in length, KIA's station wagon variant of the Ceed provides plenty of cargo space. Even with the rear seats up, the trunk has a volume of 625 liters - a lot for the class. And that jumps to 1,700 if you lower them. Wir testen den 1.6 Lite...
4mins
Deutsche Welle
Taste it! DS7 Crossback

Taste it! DS7 Crossback

PSA's new SUV is aimed at the luxury end of the sector in Europe. With a novel interior and interesting light design, the DS 7 Crossback is striking out into new territory for the French automotive group. Is this first DS to genuinely deserve the ...
4mins
Deutsche Welle
Examine it! VW T-Cross

Examine it! VW T-Cross

VW's new T-Cross recently celebrated a world premiere on three continents. Based on the Polo, the mini-SUV joins the T-Roc, Tiguan and Touareg to complete the brand's line-up in the segment. The latest addition to the family is small but cool. And...
4mins
Deutsche Welle
Examine it! The secrets of modern car production

Examine it! The secrets of modern car production

SEAT's factory in the Spanish town of Martorell has been pushing cutting-edge manufacturing for over 20 years now. Drive It! took a trip to the facility, where 7,000 assembly line technicians put together around 2,000 cars a day.
5mins
Deutsche Welle
The coolest car clubs in the world

The coolest car clubs in the world

There are plenty of car clubs the world over - here are some of the most over-the-top and exciting.
3mins
Press Association
Tips to avoid car sickness

Tips to avoid car sickness

Car sickness is a challenging issue to deal with - here are some tips.
2mins
Press Association
These are the cars with the biggest boots

These are the cars with the biggest boots

The boot is important to any motorist who needs a practical car. Here are the cars which lead their class on boot space.
1min
Press Association
How to avoid parking fines

How to avoid parking fines

It can be easy yet costly to park illegally - here are some ways to avoid parking fines.
2mins
Press Association
Vintage: Opel Kapitan

Vintage: Opel Kapitan

In the 1950s, the Opel Kapitan offered executive-class comfort at an affordable price. That was Opel's recipe for success, and it secured the Kapitan 3rd place among Germany's new car registrations - after the Opel Olympia Rekord, and the VW Beetle.
6mins
Deutsche Welle
Environmental: the VW e-Crafter

Environmental: the VW e-Crafter

The VW Crafter has become a common sight among the many commercial vehicles on European roads in recent years. Now, an all-electric variant is here: the e-Crafter. Its electric motor puts out 100 kilowatts. VW claims a range of 173 kilometers for ...
4mins
Deutsche Welle
Five of the spookiest cars you may see on Halloween

Five of the spookiest cars you may see on Halloween

With Halloween approaching, take a look at the cars that could give you a fright on the big night.
1min
Press Association
A look at the BMW 8 Series

A look at the BMW 8 Series

BMW's 8 Series is now available to pre-order - here's a look at the German marque's new flagship.
1min
Press Association