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Drive it!: The Motor Magazine

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Rank #168 in Automotive category

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It's shiny and new, now on DW. Drive it!, the magazine all about cars: well told, well shot and well packaged.

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It's shiny and new, now on DW. Drive it!, the magazine all about cars: well told, well shot and well packaged.

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Great production

By HazzSkillz - Nov 07 2011
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Love all DW TV productions. You guys got the best shows. A very nice variety of everything. Keep it up.

Great podcast

By Cmacc - Sep 08 2010
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Very good well produced not boring at all

iTunes Ratings

11 Ratings
Average Ratings
9
2
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Great production

By HazzSkillz - Nov 07 2011
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Love all DW TV productions. You guys got the best shows. A very nice variety of everything. Keep it up.

Great podcast

By Cmacc - Sep 08 2010
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Very good well produced not boring at all

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Drive it!: The Motor Magazine

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It's shiny and new, now on DW. Drive it!, the magazine all about cars: well told, well shot and well packaged.

Drive it! - The Motor Magazine

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Thick and fast: Audi comes up with a sports version of its flagship Q8 SUV. World premiere: the electric Mini Cooper SE. Less is more: Mercedes powers its E350 Coupé on 4 cylinders. Racing uphill: the Goodwood Festival of Speed in England

Jul 29 2019

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Celebration: Lexus RX450h

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Toyota's luxury marque Lexus is celebrating its 30th anniversary. In 1989 its first model, the LS 400, launched in the US. The RX debuted in 1998 and was one of the vehicles that established the premium SUV segment.

Nov 20 2019

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Examine it! Mercedes G-Class

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The Mercedes-Benz G-Class has been on the road since 1979, and externally, little has changed in all those years. Yet the 2nd generation of this classic, launched in 2018, has little in common with the original concept for this all-terrain vehicle.

Sep 03 2019

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Drive it! - The Motor Magazine

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A standard-setter, revamped – the VW Passat. We also test BMW’s summer classic and look at an electrified tour de force from Lexus.

Jul 10 2019

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Understated: The Opel Astra

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Opel has re-launched the Astra, but the changes to the exterior are nothing dramatic. A lot more has happened under the hood. The German carmaker now offers it with one of two different three-cylinder gasoline-powered engines or a diesel.

Oct 09 2019

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Revolutionary: Porsche Taycan

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Taycan is Porsche’s first all-electric production sports car. Nicknamed the Turbo S, it boasts an impressive 560 kW and 1050 Nm of torque. It goes from 0 to 100 km/h in 2.8 seconds and top speed is limited to 260 km/h.

Nov 11 2019

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Examine It: VW’s all-electric I.D. R Racer

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On the Nürburgring track’s legendary North Loop, Volkswagen set out to break a record with its zero-emissions all-electric I.D. R racecar. Drive It tagged along with the crew, careful not to break their intense concentration.

Jun 26 2019

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Successful: Volvo XC60

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The Volvo XC60 is one of the best-known compact SUVs. The second generation succeeded a vehicle that was Volvo’s best-seller for almost a decade. Drive it! finds out if the current model still has what it takes.

Jul 20 2019

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This week Drive it! is a study in contrasts. We look at the power and elegance of the Porsche Cayenne Coupé and Ford Ranger Raptor – two top-end, fuel-burning beasts. Then we head to Berlin’s Formula E event with the latest full-electric racers.

Jun 12 2019

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Examine it! VW T-Roc Convertible

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Volkswagen's T-Roc has been on the road for 2 years. Now the auto giant is creating a new variant of the compact SUV: the T-Roc convertible. That's helping VW expand its model range in the industry's fastest-growing segment.

Oct 30 2019

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Taste it: Audi Q7

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Audi presents its newly facelifted Audi Q7. An impressive design with SUV-features, dynamic driving qualities and modern technology help the Q7 surpass its predecessor. The new Audi Q7 was built to excel in both comfort and performance.

Aug 20 2019

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City car: Audi A1 Citycarver

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Individual mobility still has its place in big cities, because not everyone can do everything by bus, train or bike. Enter Audi‘s A1 Citycarver, a taller version of its A1. Drive it! rides along with the new city car in Hamburg.

Nov 20 2019

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Tatra 87

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Based in what’s now the Czech Republic, Tatra ranks among the world’s oldest automakers. Launched in 1936, the Tatra 87 was one of the fastest series-production vehicles of its day. And when it comes to style, it’s still a standout.

Oct 09 2019

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Examine it!: the 2019 Caravan Salon

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2019 is shaping up as a record year for recreational vehicles. The proof can be seen at the Caravan Salon in Düsseldorf, one of Europe's most popular RV trade fairs. This year's fair-goers are interested in the compact models.

Oct 19 2019

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Test it: Mini John Cooper Works Clubman

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British carmaker MINI presents the new John Cooper Works Clubman with an impressively powerful engine. The now compulsory gasoline particulate filter requires changes to engines, inspiring MINI to build their biggest powerhouse yet.

Aug 20 2019

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Rough and ready – Ford Ranger Raptor

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On the trail of a beast that’s also a real beauty – Ford’s off-roading Ranger Raptor pick-up. The special model is based on the American F-150, but packs a two-liter 156kW diesel engine. Drive it! took the model out for a spin in Morocco.

Jun 12 2019

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Present it!: Porsche Cayenne E-Hybrid

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At 500 kilowatts, this is the most powerful production Cayenne that Porsche has to offer. And it's a hybrid. This monster of a car has an electric motor. The 2.5 ton Cayenne can travel 40 kilometers on all-electric drive. Then the 4-liter V8 takes over.

Oct 19 2019

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Revamp: Audi A4

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The fifth generation of the car that set the design tone for all other Audi models was released in 2015. After four years it's time for a new version to hit the showrooms. Visually streamlined and sportier, it now comes with a mild hybrid system.

Aug 28 2019

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Test it! Subaru Levorg

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Subaru has given its mid-size Levorg station wagon a major facelift. The name Levorg is a portmanteau of the words 'LEgacy', 'reVOlution' and 'touRinG'. This Subaru aims to win over buyers with its roominess, creature comforts and sporty elegance.

Oct 30 2019

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Vintage: VW T1 Doka

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The VW Bus was the right car at the right time. In 1948, the mini transporter filled a gap in the market and quickly became a global bestseller. The vehicle was incredibly versatile. Christoph Bauer takes the pickup version, the T1 Doka, out for a spin.

Sep 10 2019

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A US auto show yields to the age of electricity, we rough it with a genuine cross-country vehicle and, in Barcelona, the Smart City Expo looks at ways to get around town easier and faster.

Dec 03 2019

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US auto show yields to the age of electricity

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The LA Auto Show is just over. And E-mobility is the topic in Tinseltown. Not even the land of V8 engines and pickups can afford to ignore it. For carmakers it's a balancing act between present and future.

Dec 03 2019

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Sporty: Audi Q3 Sportback

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A decision to buy an SUV is not usually based on logic. Who really needs high ground clearance and off-road capability? It’s more about adventure – and looks. Audi now has a sporty, aggressive option in its range: The Q3 Sportback.

Dec 03 2019

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Getting around town easier and faster

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The Smart City Expo World Congress has been held in Barcelona. The goal was to change urban mobility while improving quality of life and reducing the environmental footprint - with concepts that combine technical, economic and social innovation.

Dec 03 2019

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Genuine cross-country vehicle: Mercedes G 500

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The Mercedes G Class has survived for 40 years. Now, this cross-country vehicle has been thoroughly re-worked. The design language, with round headlights and fender-mounted turn signals, has not changed. But the interior and ride quality have.

Dec 03 2019

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Examine it: Škoda Octavia

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Škoda has unveiled its new Octavia in Prague. The bestseller's fourth generation is larger, and more dynamic and modern. The engines offered range from gasoline or diesel, both mild and plug-in hybrids, to natural-gas versions.

Nov 28 2019

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Test it: Mazda MX-5 RF

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Roadsters like the Mazda MX-5 are built for driving fun. The MX-5 is one of the bestselling roadster in the world. Now, Mazda has updated the engine. We tested the MX-5 with a 135-kilowatt gasoline engine.

Nov 28 2019

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Present it: VW T-Roc R Crossover SUV

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VW is turning out a sports version of its T-Roc, giving the Crossover SUV the 221-kilowatt engine from the Golf R and exchanging the sport mode for a Race mode. The T-Roc is designed to resolve the comfort and sportiness conundrum.

Nov 28 2019

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Drive it! looks at a British legend, perennial favorites from Asia and an upscale city car from Germany.

Nov 20 2019

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Extravagant: Bentley Flying Spur

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For more than a century, the name Bentley has been the epitome of luxury. A brand fit for a queen it seems: Bentley is an official supplier to the British Royal Family. No wonder - the hand-crafted materials in the interior ooze comfort and luxury.

Nov 20 2019

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Veteran: Mitsubishi ASX

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After nine years and more than 1.36 million sold, Mitsubishi has given its ASX a fourth facelift with a new look and a return to four-wheel drive. We test the refreshed ASX with the new two-liter 110-kilowatt gasoline engine.

Nov 20 2019

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Celebration: Lexus RX450h

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Toyota's luxury marque Lexus is celebrating its 30th anniversary. In 1989 its first model, the LS 400, launched in the US. The RX debuted in 1998 and was one of the vehicles that established the premium SUV segment.

Nov 20 2019

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City car: Audi A1 Citycarver

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Individual mobility still has its place in big cities, because not everyone can do everything by bus, train or bike. Enter Audi‘s A1 Citycarver, a taller version of its A1. Drive it! rides along with the new city car in Hamburg.

Nov 20 2019

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Taste it!: Audi R8 V10

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We test the most powerful Audi R8. It shares a 5.2-liter V10 engine with the Lamborghini Huracán. 456 kW and 580 Nm of torque carry it from 0 to 100 km/h in just 3.1 seconds. But this gasoline dinosaur is doomed to disappear.

Nov 13 2019

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Examine it! Toyota Mirai

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Mobility is changing. Toyota is bucking the trend and putting its hopes on hydrogen fuel cells. We test drove the hydrogen-powered Mirai at the Zero-Emission-Tour and learned more about this drive technology.

Nov 13 2019

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Test it!: Ateca Cupra Limited Edition

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In 2018, Seat spun off its subsidiary sports carmaker Cupra. Now, they have added exclusivity to the mix. Limited to 1999 cars, the Cupra Ateca Limited Edition has rims and a carbon-fiber body finished with a distinctive copper-thread braiding.

Nov 13 2019

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Present it! Volvo S60

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The 3rd-generation Volvo S60 edition is flatter, lower, sportier and more aggressive than its predecessor. The first Volvo to be produced in the USA, it comes to Europe with a choice of two turbocharged gasoline engines or a plug-in hybrid version.

Nov 13 2019

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Drive it! - The Motor Magazine

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Drive it! presents brand new models and the latest generation of an old favorite. We also look at future mobility at the Tokyo Motor Show.

Nov 11 2019

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Revolutionary: Porsche Taycan

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Taycan is Porsche’s first all-electric production sports car. Nicknamed the Turbo S, it boasts an impressive 560 kW and 1050 Nm of torque. It goes from 0 to 100 km/h in 2.8 seconds and top speed is limited to 260 km/h.

Nov 11 2019

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Electrifying: Tokyo Motor Show 2019

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If European manufacturers are right, the future of mobility will be all-electric. But what about the Japanese manufacturers like Toyota, Mazda or Lexus? They showed off their rather different future concepts at the Tokyo Motor Show.

Nov 11 2019

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