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 Videos
TVF Media
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 Videos
BBC Future
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 Video
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 Video
BBC Future

Cars Videos

Sporty & spacious: SEAT Leon Cupra R ST

Sporty & spacious: SEAT Leon Cupra R ST

It's the last Leon Cupra that will bear the SEAT logo: A high-performance machine that's also spacious and practical. SEAT says it's improved ride quality and cornering speed. So we put that to the test on the open country roads outside Barcelona.
Deutsche Welle
5mins
Super speedy: BMW S1000RR Motorbike

Super speedy: BMW S1000RR Motorbike

BMW debuted its latest motorbike on the Estoril racetrack near Lisbon. It's the S1000 RR, first released in 2009 and now in its third generation. BMW wanted to make it lighter, easier to handle and faster. We take a look at whether the German carm...
Deutsche Welle
5mins
This is the new Mercedes CLA

This is the new Mercedes CLA

Mercedes' baby four-door coupe is now in its second generation.
Press Association
1min
Best sports saloons for less than GBP10,000

Best sports saloons for less than GBP10,000

Sports saloons are a perfect blend of performance and practicality, and happily, there are plenty that can be bought used for less than GBP10,000.
Press Association
1min
A look at the new Toyota Camry

A look at the new Toyota Camry

Toyota has re-introduced the Camry nameplate to the United Kingdom.
Press Association
1min
Best cars for rear-seat passengers

Best cars for rear-seat passengers

Passenger comfort is important to many motorists; these are the cars best suited to those in the back seat.
Press Association
1min
A look at the new BMW X7

A look at the new BMW X7

The BMW X7 is the German marque's new flagship SUV. The new model focuses on luxury and exclusivity and is aiming squarely at the Range Rover.
Press Association
1min
The best saloon cars on sale today

The best saloon cars on sale today

Even though there is more selection than ever at our forecourts, the saloon car is still exceedingly popular. Here are some of the best you can buy new today.
Press Association
1min
The best vans for camper conversions

The best vans for camper conversions

Converting a van into a camper for the summer can be a great activity. If you're looking to do just that, here are five vans that would make an ideal starting point.
Press Association
1min
Take a look at the updated Jaguar XE

Take a look at the updated Jaguar XE

Jaguar has undertaken a mid-life refresh of its XE saloon.
Press Association
1min
The least fuel-efficient cars on sale today

The least fuel-efficient cars on sale today

For some motorists, fuel efficiency is important - and, if you are such a person, these cars should probably be avoided.
Press Association
1min
Explained: In-car smartphone connectivity

Explained: In-car smartphone connectivity

Smartphones can now be an integral part of the driving experience. Here are the different methods of smartphone connectivity that you will find in most new cars.
Press Association
1min
Affordable: Subaru BRZ

Affordable: Subaru BRZ

Subaru's BRZ 2.0i Sport+ is an athletic ride with 6-speed manual transmissions. It's designed to be a modern and above all affordable sports car. We put it through its paces.
Deutsche Welle
5mins
Dynamic: Audi A6 Avant

Dynamic: Audi A6 Avant

Audi's upper mid-level A6 Avant station wagon is dynamic, practical for everyday use, and great for long-distance commutes. We took the latest generation for a spin, giving the 40 TDI version with a 150-kilowatt two-liter diesel engine a go.
Deutsche Welle
6mins
Electic: Jaguar i-Pace eTrophy

Electic: Jaguar i-Pace eTrophy

The Jaguar I-PACE eTROPHY is a zero-emission motor racing series. Eight international teams compete for the title. Team Germany's driver is a Frenchwoman: Celia Martin. We accompanied the team during the first weeks of this exciting tournament.
Deutsche Welle
6mins
New purism: Mazda 3

New purism: Mazda 3

The fourth-generation Mazda 3 has arrived with a minimalist new design. All superfluous elements have been removed. And thanks to Skyactiv-X technology, the new Mazda is supposed to be even more efficient and responsive.
Deutsche Welle
4mins
World premiere: Porsche Cayenne Coupe

World premiere: Porsche Cayenne Coupe

Porsche has unveiled its newest family member: the Cayenne Coupe. This SUV is somewhat overdue, as competitors Mercedes and BMW already released sporty SUVs of their own. We took a good look.
Deutsche Welle
3mins
London's ultra-low emission zone: What you need to know

London's ultra-low emission zone: What you need to know

The ultra-low emission zone (Ulez) is coming to Central London on April 8, and is set to be expanded within the next three years. Here's what you need to know about how it will affect you.
Press Association
1min
The best supercharged cars of all time

The best supercharged cars of all time

Supercharging is a highly effective way to squeeze more power from a car - here are the models that did it best.
Press Association
1min
F1 veteran David Coulthard to drive Red Bull's racer in Cape Town

F1 veteran David Coulthard to drive Red Bull's racer in Cape Town

Formula 1 legend David Coulthard will be behind the wheel when the Red Bull Racing car thunders through the streets of Cape Town later in 2019.
24.com
1min
A look at the Skoda Scala hatchback

A look at the Skoda Scala hatchback

This is the new Skoda Scala hatchback, which replaces the Fabia-based Rapid.
Press Association
1min
The best cars for spring for under GBP5,000

The best cars for spring for under GBP5,000

Springtime means longer days and drier weather - here are the best cars to enjoy it on a budget.
Press Association
1min
This is the new Seat Tarraco

This is the new Seat Tarraco

The new Seat Tarraco is the Spanish brand's first seven-seat SUV.
Press Association
1min
Luxury used cars available for the price of a Tesla Model 3

Luxury used cars available for the price of a Tesla Model 3

The Tesla Model 3 is for sale in the US at $35,000, or approximately GBP27,000. Here's what that money will get you on the used luxury car market.
Press Association
1min
The best car warranties on offer today

The best car warranties on offer today

A warranty can be a big selling point on a new car. Here are some of the best deals provided by manufacturers.
Press Association
1min
Five Super SUVs with exotic car badges

Five Super SUVs with exotic car badges

Remember when we thought an SUV with a Porsche badge was mad? So much has changed since then, and so many newcomers with even loftier badges have come. Here are five SUVs from upper echelon manufacturers we can't believe exist.
24.com
1min
What you need to know about Porsche's new Macan in SA

What you need to know about Porsche's new Macan in SA

Porsche has updated the Macan SUV for 2019, with minor styling tweaks and now also featuring a diesel-free engine line-up. Here's what you need to know about the latest sporty SUV from the German automaker.
24.com
1min
The fastest vans on sale today

The fastest vans on sale today

The humble van - spacious, dependable but not historically all that fast. However, a new wave of load-luggers capable of giving hot hatches a run for their money are hitting the road.
Press Association
1min
The best crossover cars on sale today

The best crossover cars on sale today

These are some of the best crossovers that motorists can buy on the forecourt right now.
Press Association
1min
EU plans speed-limiting technology for new cars from 2022

EU plans speed-limiting technology for new cars from 2022

All new cars could be fitted with special devices from 2022 to automatically make them keep to the speed limit after new EU rules were provisionally agreed.
Press Association
1min
Experiment: Magna e2

Experiment: Magna e2

Extreme cold and snowy roads: Drive it! traveled to Sweden to take a look at Magna's e2 test bed vehicle. On the outside, the e2 looks like an ordinary 2-series BMW. But there's a lot more to it than you'd think at first glance.
Deutsche Welle
5mins
Penny pincher: Skoda Citigo G-Tec

Penny pincher: Skoda Citigo G-Tec

True to its name, the Skoda Citigo cuts quite a figure on the mean streets. Drive it! takes a closer look at the dual fuel G-Tec model, which also runs on natural gas. The gasoline tank on this model is really just an on-board back-up.
Deutsche Welle
5mins
Daredevil: VW T-Cross

Daredevil: VW T-Cross

Volkswagen is expanding its SUV family downwards with the T-Cross. The Polo-based crossover model aims to score points in the small car segment with independent design, a flexible interior and impressive features.
Deutsche Welle
5mins
Old hand: Land Rover Discovery

Old hand: Land Rover Discovery

More than 30 years ago, Land Rover decided to launch a relatively inexpensive model that would fit between the luxury Range Rover and the utilitarian Defender. This year, in its fifth generation, it celebrates its 30th birthday.
Deutsche Welle
5mins
The best used cars with free road tax

The best used cars with free road tax

Many factors could lead to you selecting a particular used car - free tax could be chief among them. Here are the best cars you can buy that are free of tax.
Press Association
1min
Lego builds McLaren Senna from nearly half a million bricks

Lego builds McLaren Senna from nearly half a million bricks

McLaren and Lego have teamed up for something really ambitious - a full-sized model of the Senna supercar, built from hundreds of thousands of Lego bricks.
Press Association
1min
This is the Honda HR-V Sport

This is the Honda HR-V Sport

Honda has launched its new HR-V Sport SUV.
Press Association
1min
How does Euro NCAP testing work?

How does Euro NCAP testing work?

Since 1997, the European New Car Assessment Programme has tested all cars on the market for safety - we take a look at how it works.
Press Association
2mins
The car manufacturers that make motorbikes too

The car manufacturers that make motorbikes too

While there are plenty of highly focused manufacturers aiming to serve one niche, some split their efforts between cars and bikes.
Press Association
1min
Road to Success!: Toyota Hilux

Road to Success!: Toyota Hilux

The Hilux is part of Toyota's 50-year history on the pickup market. More than 18 million of the world's most popular pickup truck have been sold. The 8th generation Hilux has been given a facelift.
Deutsche Welle
5mins
On Ice!: VW Arteon

On Ice!: VW Arteon

Driving in tough conditions takes courage and a sense for safety. The Arvidsjauer region of Sweden has frozen lakes that provide perfect conditions for taking VW's Arteon out for a test spin.
Deutsche Welle
4mins
Off Road!: Seat Seat Tarraco

Off Road!: Seat Seat Tarraco

The Tarraco is Seat's SUV flagship. It shares a platform chassis with the VW Tiguan Allspace and the Skoda Kodiaq. Drive It! tested the Tarraco on snow and sand.
Deutsche Welle
6mins
Admire It!: McLaren 600LT Spider

Admire It!: McLaren 600LT Spider

A McLaren marked with an LT has been stripped down to its bare bones. The 600LT Spider is the lightest car in its class. The uncompromising development aim was reducing its weight by 90 kg.
Deutsche Welle
4mins
Vintage: the 1937 Opel Olympia

Vintage: the 1937 Opel Olympia

The Opel Olympia was a technological trend-setter back in the 1930s. It made Opel the first German carmaker to build 100,000 models a year. Its exterior hides a modern chassis and engine.
Deutsche Welle
6mins
The best in-car Easter eggs

The best in-car Easter eggs

While car designers usually have to stay on a clear, laid-out path when sketching a new model, some get away with including small references and eccentricities that make it to the final product.
Press Association
2mins
Best French classics for less than GBP20,000

Best French classics for less than GBP20,000

The used car market is full of beautiful, unique cars from France - here are some of the best available for GBP20,000.
Press Association
1min
Cars that you didn't know were related

Cars that you didn't know were related

More and more car companies are working together to create new vehicles. Here are five examples of part-sharing and synergy between car firms that you may not know about.
Press Association
1min
Five best motoring events to attend this summer

Five best motoring events to attend this summer

Every year, the summer hosts a significant number of great motoring events for the UK. These are the best of the best.
Press Association
2mins