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Drive it!: The Motor Magazine

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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Successful: Volvo XC60

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.

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20 Jul 2019

Rank #1

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Inside it: Audi e-tron Sportback

The e-Tron, presented in late 2018, was Audi's first all-electric-powered vehicle. Now, Audi has rolled out a 2nd electric model: another SUV, but with coupé body contours. A 300-kW output gives the e-tron Sportback a range of up to 446 kilometers.

4mins

10 Dec 2019

Rank #2

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Drive it! - The Motor Magazine

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

26mins

29 Jul 2019

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People's Porsche - The Vintage 924

After VW bailed out of a joint project in the 1970s, Porsche developed the 924 by itself. It was its first front-engine, rear-wheel-drive car. Dubbed the "People's Porsche", it became one of the biggest-selling sports cars in history.

6mins

24 Dec 2019

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Taste it: Audi Q7

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.

5mins

20 Aug 2019

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Present it! Volvo S60

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.

4mins

13 Nov 2019

Rank #6

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Drive it! The DW Motor Magazine

Drive It! presents: SUVs for any kind of terrain, a radical new racing car that takes no prisoners, and a classic car that's gone down in automotive history.

26mins

17 Dec 2019

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Examine it! VW T-Roc Convertible

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.

4mins

30 Oct 2019

Rank #8

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Present it: VW T-Roc R Crossover SUV

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.

4mins

28 Nov 2019

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Audi's sportier Q8 SUV

Audi's new SQ8 is its biggest SUV but also a sports car. How can these two diametric opposites be combined? Does it really deliver the power, agility and fun we'd expect of a sports car? Ex-race-car driver Klaus Niedzwiedz finds the answers.

6mins

29 Jul 2019

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BMW's X5 against the other SUV high-enders

When BMW first rolled out the X5 in the late 1990s, it had little competition. Now, it seems everyone's offering a luxury SUV. What does this one have that others don't? A Back-Up Assistant. Once you drive into a space, it can back you out automatically.

6mins

7 Aug 2019

Rank #11

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Retro: Fiat 124 Spider

Fiat’s cult roadster is now built at the same plant as the Mazda MX-5 in Japan. The two cars, which share a platform, have a lot in common. But the differences outweigh the similarities.

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9 Oct 2019

Rank #12

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Extravagant: Bentley Flying Spur

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.

6mins

20 Nov 2019

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Examine it!: the 2019 Caravan Salon

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.

5mins

19 Oct 2019

Rank #14

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Electrifying: Hyundai Ioniq Electric

The Ioniq is one of the most future-oriented models in Hyundai's lineup. The compact is available as a hybrid, a plug-in hybrid and as an all-electric vehicle.

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10 Sep 2019

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Present it!: Porsche Cayenne E-Hybrid

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.

5mins

19 Oct 2019

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Drive it! - The DW Motor Magazine

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

26mins

20 Nov 2019

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All-electric: Jaguar I-Pace

The I-Pace is Jaguar's first all-electric vehicle and a completely independent model. Its specs are impressive: a combined system output of 294 kilowatts and maximum torque of 696 Newton meters. It can also fly from 0 to 100 km/h in 4.8 seconds.

7mins

13 Aug 2019

Rank #18

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Vintage: VW T1 Doka

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.

6mins

10 Sep 2019

Rank #19

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Pushed to the limit: 24-hour race in Spa

A highlight of the Blancpain GT Series is a gruelling 24-hour endurance race. And the weather is a force to be reckoned with in this Belgian town.

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28 Aug 2019

Rank #20