See what Mercedes has done to set its E-Class Coupé apart - and how Seat's SUV with four-wheel traction can handle ice and snow. And, while VW gives a glimpse of the future with its prototype electric car, we look back at a functional French classic that was in production for over 30 years.
With over eight million sales in 31 model years, this boxy little hatchback was and remains the bestselling French-made car in automotive history. It was practical, robust and universally affordable.
Many SUVs never leave dry pavement. So we take the Seat Ateca SUV into the mountains in winter to see what it can do and test its four-wheel drive.
In 2014, the Mazda 3 won an award for its design. Now, it has been given a slight facelift. The new Mazda 3 remains a modern, timeless car.
Volkswagen unveiled the first prototype of a new generation of visionary and highly innovative electric vehicles. It is the first Volkswagen to be based on the company's new Modular Electrification Toolkit (MEB).
The E-Class has traditionally been Mercedes' upper midrange model. Now, Mercedes has unveiled the new E-Class Coupé.
Back in 1930s, the Bentley 8 Litre was the largest passenger vehicle to roll off the assembly line in Britain. Its predecessors were renowned for the throaty roar they produced, but the 8 Litre was based on the idea that silence is golden.
With an electric motor on each axle, Tesla's luxury sedan handles like an all-wheel drive and accelerates like a sports car, hitting 100 km/h from a dead stop in just 4.4 seconds.
The Honda Civic has passed a milestone: its 10th generation. The Japanese fastback is available in 170 countries. Production teams from the Americas, Europe, Asia and Japan collaborated on the latest edition of one of the world's most popular models.
Porsche has unveiled the Panamera Sport Turismo station wagon. VW presents its futuristic, self-driving concept car called SEDRIC. 200 automakers from 30 countries are represented at this year's show.
It's springtime in northern Europe, and a fresh wind is blowing through the International Motor Show in Geneva. This week DW also checks out Tesla's futuristic Model S, and takes a look at the gorgeous car that bankrupted Bentley back in the 1930s.
In 1935, Opel became the first German carmaker to produce over 100,000 units a year. It also launched the first German production car with a unitized body: the Olympia. A slightly downsized version became the Kadett.
There's a new Kia Rio on the market. The subcompact’s fourth edition sees a lot of changes, including a reworked design, a new engine and plush fittings. The new design is sportier, with a wider grille and a longer hood.
The weather in Ireland can swiftly change from wind and rain to azure skies. Ideal conditions, then, for putting the Suzuki SX4 S-Cross through its paces. We tested the 1.4 liter engine edition with 103 kW and 220 Nm.
One of the fastest cars in Germany: an off-road, all-wheel-drive crossover, and compact cars - Drive it! covers the entire automotive spectrum.
It's been an icon for decades: the Porsche 911. One variation in particular stands out: the 331 kilowatt GTS . DW took this model out for a spin with German racing legend Hans-Joachim Stuck.
A-Segment cars are compacts with a price of around 10,000 euros. Because of their size, they're unsuitable for families or lots of luggage. Ford's A-segment vehicle, the Ka, has been beefed up into the Ka+.
BMW 760 Li xDrive – the car for everything from family excursions to racetracks. Jeep Grand Cherokee Trailhawk – the falcon among off-road vehicles. Non-German luxury – comparing five sedans from Alfa to Volvo.
In 1958, VW launched the Karman Ghia Cabriolet. The small, sporty car was based on the design of the VW Beetle. It was reasonably priced, making it the perfect car for postwar times.
If you don't want a Mercedes, a BMW or an Audi, you still have plenty of options. For example, the Volvo S90, the Jaguar XF, the Maserati Ghibli, the Alfa Romeo Giulia and the Lexus GS 450h.
With showrooms still waiting for the new model Jeep Grand Cherokee, Fiat Chrysler has put out a special model to bridge the gap: the Grand Cherokee Trailhawk. It's optimally designed for off-road driving.
The annual upgrade for the Mazda 6 has resulted in a more responsive engine and more light-footed handling. Our test car had 110 kW of power from its Skyactiv D 150 diesel engine with 2.2 liters capacity.
The M7-60 Li XDrive is BMW's most powerful vehicle to date. Its brand new M Performance TwinPower Turbo 12-cylinder 6.6-litre petrol engine generates a maximum output of 448 kilowatts or 610 horsepower, and delivers a mighty roar.
Drive it! looks at vehicles from VW, Volvo, Mazda, Citroen, and goes for a spin in a classic Renault.
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