You may have heard talk about smart motorways - but what exactly do you have to look out for and do on them?
A system under test advises drivers of the speed to do between junctions to reach each traffic light when it is green.
Ten police forces combined for Operation Tutelage. The operation saw uninsured drivers targeted, and arrests for other offences including drug-driving.
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.
Pick-up trucks can be particularly viable as company cars - see if a pick-up would be right for you in this video.
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.
Jaguar has celebrated 70 years of sports car production by building a rally car out of its F-Type convertible.
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.
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.
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...
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 ...
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...
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.
There are plenty of car clubs the world over - here are some of the most over-the-top and exciting.
The boot is important to any motorist who needs a practical car. Here are the cars which lead their class on boot space.
It can be easy yet costly to park illegally - here are some ways to avoid parking fines.
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.
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 ...
With Halloween approaching, take a look at the cars that could give you a fright on the big night.
BMW's 8 Series is now available to pre-order - here's a look at the German marque's new flagship.
Top tips on making sure your car looks the best it can be in its advert listing, helping you sell fast.
The XC60 has been a key model for Volvo's survival over the last decade, selling over a million units. The second generation now has a new design, and an expanded line of engines.
EUR11,000 extra for the same model with an electric motor? That's what potential Smart buyers are wondering in the case of the EQ Brabus. DW examines whether it's worth the investment.
Audi chose the global capital of hipsterdom for the world premiere of its first all-electric car: San Francisco. The city has plenty of wealthy and technophile buyers, charging stations ... and Teslas. Can Audi challenge the market leader?
A road trip from Budapest to Vienna in the Subaru Levorg - 300 km taking in both highways and mountain roads. Only one engine is available for the Levorg: a 1.6 liter gasoline unit, paired with a Lineartronic automatic transmission.
The third generation VW Touareg has even larger dimensions than its predecessor. But the aluminum-steel construction has lowered its weight by around 100 kg. The new model boasts both quantity and quality.
With the famous Steve McQueen cult classic film in its 50th anniversary year, Ford has revealed a special edition Mustang as a celebration of the iconic silver screen car.
Volvo's new S60 will be arriving in the UK for spring 2019 - and for the first time, it is being built in the USA.
Hampshire and Thames Valley police forces have been working together to show motorists the safe way to overtake cyclists.
It's the Paris Motor Show's 120th anniversary. The industry's facing radical change, and Mazda, Nissan, Volvo and even France's PSA Group did not attend. More and more hybrid and all-electric models are on show for fewer and fewer attendees.
Opel's five-door Insignia Grand Sport sedan is a real head-turner. Now it comes with another gasoline engine option - a 1.6-liter turbo with an output of 147 kW. Thanks to a particulate filter, it meets Euro 6d-Temp emissions standards.
In 2019, the BMW X5 will be celebrating 20 years on the road, and the German carmaker has released a new version of the model. The original Sports Activity Vehicle was once very popular in the segment, but has lost market share in the last few years.
The Nissan Qashqai has received an update, and the changes are more than skin-deep.
Jaguar has created a new audio system that helps blind pedestrians avoid near-silent electric cars.
Alternating every two years with the Frankfurt International Motor Show for Commercial Vehicles, this major trade fair sets the tone for the segment. This year, it was all about digitalization, electromobility and urban logistics.
Jaguar Land Rover has conducted the first autonomous lap of one of the UK's most challenging roads.
UK Autodrive has completed its three-year project on autonomous vehicle technology. The aim of the project is to help reduce accidents, congestion and pollution.
The 2019 iteration of this estate car looks sportier and sleeker than its predecessor, while the cabin is minimalist but classy. And lots of high-tech assistants help keep driver and passengers safe and relaxed, even on longer trips.
It took 42 years, but Volkswagen finally has a GTI for younger people in its line-up again. We look at how the new version of the Up! compares to the 1970s Golf GTI.
This week we take a look at one of the car industry's forgotten trendsetters. A compact sedan designed by Carl Borgward in the late 1950s played a key role in shaping attitudes towards mid-sized models.
The CX-3 is one of the Japanese manufacturer's most successful models. Now Mazda has updated its compact SUV in an attempt to retain its slice of a competitive market. We took the crossover through its paces.
A car's battery is an integral component and one that will need replacing during your car's life - here's how to check its condition.
A number of elegantly designed and high-tech cars were unveiled at Paris Motor Show this year. Here are our picks of the stand-out models
Are you considering an electric car? Always make sure that such a purchase makes sense for you before putting your money down.
SEAT has rolled out its latest SUV - their 14th model named after a Spanish place. It was christened Tarraco, the ancient Roman name for Tarragona, in an online vote. Over 146,000 people in 134 countries took part. The Tarraco is SEAT's flagship.
Opel has unveiled the fifth generation of its multifunctional high-roof Combo van, developed based on the EMP2 platform from Opel's new parent company PSA. It comes as the commercial Cargo version or the family-oriented Life version.