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

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.
2mins
Press Association
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.
1min
Press Association
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.
5mins
Deutsche Welle
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.
4mins
Deutsche Welle
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.
6mins
Deutsche Welle
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.
4mins
Deutsche Welle
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.
6mins
Deutsche Welle
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.
2mins
Press Association
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.
1min
Press Association
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.
1min
Press Association
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.
2mins
Press Association
What is car infotainment?

What is car infotainment?

Infotainment is a headline feature on cars of all shapes and sizes; but what exactly comes under the 'infotainment' label, and why is it so useful?
2mins
Press Association
The best V6-powered used cars for GBP10,000

The best V6-powered used cars for GBP10,000

The V6 engine makes a great sound and can be very potent. Plenty of cars make use of this motor configuration; here are the best that can be found on the used market for less than GBP10,000.
1min
Press Association
Performance brands explained

Performance brands explained

Manufacturers often rely on performance sub-divisions to add spice to cars. Here's a little insight into the work of performance brands, and the examples that are taking the industry by storm.
3mins
Press Association
The most exciting upcoming electric cars

The most exciting upcoming electric cars

There are plenty of teased electric cars that are set to be on our roads in the future - of those, these models are the most hotly anticipated.
1min
Press Association
What are advanced driving courses?

What are advanced driving courses?

Advanced driving courses are a great way to bolster your road knowledge and cut the price of your car insurance.
2mins
Press Association
Electric cars with the longest range

Electric cars with the longest range

Electric cars are becoming more and more relevant, and ever more usable also; here are the EVs with the best range between charges.
1min
Press Association
Geneva show stars: How much they're worth now

Geneva show stars: How much they're worth now

Every year, top manufacturers reveal prestigious new models at the Geneva Motor Show. But how much are the cars launched at Geneva in the last 10 years worth now?
2mins
Press Association
The best cars available on Motability

The best cars available on Motability

Motability has a wide range of cars that disabled motorists can lease - these are the pick of the bunch.
1min
Press Association
2019 Geneva Motor Show - weird and wonderful highlights

2019 Geneva Motor Show - weird and wonderful highlights

The Geneva Motor Show isn't just the show of choice for major launches, it also has some left-field exhibits. Here are the best weird and wonderful cars on display this year.
1min
Press Association
The most important cars at the 2019 Geneva Motor Show

The most important cars at the 2019 Geneva Motor Show

The Geneva Motor Show plays host to key new models from the world's major manufacturers every year; here are the highlights from the show floor in 2019.
2mins
Press Association
Examine it: VW T6.1

Examine it: VW T6.1

It all started almost 70 years ago with the VW Bus. 6 generations and nearly 12 million worldwide sales later, it's become a symbol of utility vehicles. Now, Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles has presented an update of its Transporter: the T6.1.
4mins
Deutsche Welle
Present it: Audi R8

Present it: Audi R8

No Audi is more dynamic and powerful than the R8! Now, after four years, the second generation has been given a facelift. It has a new look, an upgraded engine, better suspension and improved steering.
4mins
Deutsche Welle
Taste it: Subaru Impreza

Taste it: Subaru Impreza

The 5th generation Subaru Impreza is out. It boasts high-end tech and a boxer engine. It also comes with a continuously variable transmission, and all-wheel drive. All this makes the compact Impreza a fun, sporty ride.
5mins
Deutsche Welle
Test it: Lexus UX

Test it: Lexus UX

30 years ago, Toyota launched the Lexus brand as its luxury car division. Its model range has grown steadily ever since. But one segment had been left untried: the compact crossover SUVs. The new UX is designed to change that.
6mins
Deutsche Welle
Vintage: the Legendary Borgward Isabella

Vintage: the Legendary Borgward Isabella

We review a lovely old car with a lovely name: the Borgward Isabella. Built in 1954, it was the brainchild of engineer Carl F. W. Borgward. In the 1950s, the German sport sedan was a cut above the competition.
5mins
Deutsche Welle
The best V8-powered used cars for under GBP20,000

The best V8-powered used cars for under GBP20,000

The V8 engine is immensely popular, which means the used market is awash with exciting cars for less than GBP20,000 powered by these motors.
1min
Press Association
The best new cars to buy with a 19 plate

The best new cars to buy with a 19 plate

The first new numberplate of 2019 - the 19 plate - is now on the forecourts. Here are the best new cars you can attach it to.
1min
Press Association
This is the Volvo V60 Cross Country

This is the Volvo V60 Cross Country

Volvo's Cross Country range has now expanded to include the V60.
1min
Press Association
Is a petrol car right for you?

Is a petrol car right for you?

Petrol is the dominant method of powering a car - but is it right for you?
2mins
Press Association
Present it: Toyota RAV4

Present it: Toyota RAV4

The RAV4 is one of the best-selling cars in the world. Over 4 automotive generations, Toyota has sold some 8.5 million of the compact crossover SUVs. Now, the 5th generation and its 2.5 liter hybrid powertrain look set to continue the trend.
5mins
Deutsche Welle
This is the new McLaren 720S Spider

This is the new McLaren 720S Spider

The new McLaren 720S Spider is a 212mph drop-top supercar.
1min
Press Association
Honda takes covers off all-electric E Prototype

Honda takes covers off all-electric E Prototype

Honda's E Prototype is the near-production version of the 2017 Urban EV concept car.
2mins
Press Association
The most exciting diesel project cars

The most exciting diesel project cars

Diesel has been through a rapid loss of reputation in recent years, but in years past, it was often used in exciting automotive projects.
2mins
Press Association
Five of the most effective car facelifts

Five of the most effective car facelifts

A styling update - otherwise known as a facelift - is a common way to refresh a car in the middle of its shelf life.
2mins
Press Association
A look at the fourth-generation Mazda3

A look at the fourth-generation Mazda3

The fourth-generation Mazda3 looks to continue challenging Ford and Volkswagen in the hatchback market.
1min
Press Association
A look at the new Jeep Wrangler

A look at the new Jeep Wrangler

The fourth-generation Jeep Wrangler is a better all-rounder than its predecessors, without losing its off-roading ability.
2mins
Press Association
Active aerodynamics explained

Active aerodynamics explained

Active aerodynamics are touted on various high-end performance vehicles, but what does the term apply to, and why don't we see it on more cars?
1min
Press Association
Test it! the Rolls Royce Cullinan

Test it! the Rolls Royce Cullinan

Rolls-Royce's new model was named after the largest diamond ever found in the world, the Cullinan. But its massive stainless steel grille, clean lines and angular exterior make it immediately recognizable as a Rolls-Royce.
5mins
Deutsche Welle
Examine it!: the VW Passat Goes High-Tech

Examine it!: the VW Passat Goes High-Tech

After 45 years on the market, the Volkswagen Passat is now in the 2nd edition of its 8th generation. The touch-ups to the exterior might seem minimal at first glance. But underneath the surface of the new Passat, some real changes have been made.
6mins
Deutsche Welle
Test it! the Volvo V60 Cross Country vs. Snow

Test it! the Volvo V60 Cross Country vs. Snow

22 years ago, Volvo rolled out the first V70 XC. But the Swedish carmaker's remained true to the basic concept, preserving the XCs' off-road capabilities with standard all-wheel drive and high clearances. The new V60 Cross Country is no exception.
4mins
Deutsche Welle
Present it! the Range Rover Sport P400e

Present it! the Range Rover Sport P400e

We test the luxury Range Rover Sport P400e SUV in the plug-in hybrid version: It's propelled by a 221-kW 2-liter, 4-cylinder gasoline engine in tandem with a 105-kW electric motor which has an all-electric range of up to 48 kilometers.
6mins
Deutsche Welle
This is the McLaren 600LT Spider

This is the McLaren 600LT Spider

The McLaren 600LT Spider is the firm's latest highly-exclusive supercar.
1min
Press Association
The best imported cars to buy for less than GBP10,000

The best imported cars to buy for less than GBP10,000

Foreign markets often get cars that fail to make it to UK shores. Here are four of the best that can be purchased for less than GBP10,000.
1min
Press Association
Geneva Motor Show: Preview

Geneva Motor Show: Preview

Early March's Geneva Motor Show is a hotbed for motoring news and new car launches; here are the big stories to expect from the 2019 edition of this annual showcase.
2mins
Press Association
Ferrari unveil new SF90 F1 vehicle

Ferrari unveil new SF90 F1 vehicle

Ferrari unveils the SF90, the 65th single-seater built by Ferrari to compete in the Formula One World Championship.
1min
Press Association
This is the new Toyota Corolla

This is the new Toyota Corolla

Toyota has re-introduced the Corolla to the UK - here are the details on the new model.
2mins
Press Association
McLaren launch new car for 2019 season

McLaren launch new car for 2019 season

McLaren reveal their 2019 team and their new car, the MCL34. They said the concept of the new car, powered by the Renault E-Tech 19 engine, focuses on laying the foundations for development of the car throughout the season.
1min
Press Association