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FULL FILM: Chris Harris drives The Porsche Taycan Turbo S
FULL FILM: Chris Harris drives The Porsche Taycan Turbo S

Amidst Tesla’s domination of the performance EV world, here’s Porsche’s answer – the Taycan Turbo S. With a back-thumping 761bhp and four-wheel drive it’s definitely quick, but just how well does it do the twisty stuff? Series 28: The Online Geneva Motor Show: First Look: Want to watch a bit of on the internet? Welcome… More

Chris Harris drives… Best of Porsche: GT2 RS, 992, 911 R, 919, Type 64
Chris Harris drives… Best of Porsche: GT2 RS, 992, 911 R, 919, Type 64

Achtung! We’re back with another Chris Harris compilation and this time he’s smoking some Porsches. From Stuttgart, there’s the latest 992 version of the 911 Carrera S, the very special ‘Manthey-Racing’ version of the GT2 RS, and a rather rare machine called the “Type 64”. Series 28: The Online Geneva Motor Show: First Look: Want… More

OFF ROAD: Suzuki Jimny VS Dacia Duster
OFF ROAD: Suzuki Jimny VS Dacia Duster

Freddie’s in the Jimny. Harris is in the Duster. These two 4×4 feather-weights go head to head in an off-road course with hill descents, water splashes and other automobile torture devices. But who’ll make it round the quickest?Want to see more from Series 28? It’s available on iPlayer right now in the UK: Series 28:… More

Chris Harris drives… Best of BMW: 1M, M2, Alpina, F10 M5, M2 Competition
Chris Harris drives… Best of BMW: 1M, M2, Alpina, F10 M5, M2 Competition

Here’s Chris Harris driving some of the best machinery BMW’s M division has ever cooked up. First off it’s a side-by-side comparison of the BMW M2 and the little-but-mighty 1M, followed by the F10 rear-wheel-drive M5 and some glorious old Alpinas… Series 28: The Online Geneva Motor Show: First Look: Want to watch a bit… More

FULL FILM: McLaren Speedtail vs F35 Fighter Jet
FULL FILM: McLaren Speedtail vs F35 Fighter Jet

Avid fans may well remember the time Richard Hammond raced the RAF in a Bugatti Veyron. Well, technology has moved on a little since then, and Paddy McGuinness fancied a rematch, so join Chris Harris in the super-slippery, 250mph McLaren Speedtail and the RAF in their 1200mph F35 jet. Let’s race.Want to see more from… More

How to drive at 628mph
How to drive at 628mph

Going 1,000mph isn’t easy. But that’s exactly what the Bloodhound project wants to do. In order to do so you need a few things; a rather special car, a Rolls-Royce EJ200 jet and a rocket. Oh, and a rather brave person to sit behind the wheel. So strap your brain in as magazine’s Ollie Marriage… More

Chris Harris Drives… the Best of McLaren: Senna, 600LT, 720S, 650S GT3
Chris Harris Drives… the Best of McLaren: Senna, 600LT, 720S, 650S GT3

Time for another compilation, and this time Harris is driving some of the greatest machines that McLaren have to offer, including the 720S – Woking’s monumentally fast yet incredibly accomplished supercar, the Senna – with more wings than your average chicken shop, and a 650S GT3 race car. Series 28: The Online Geneva Motor Show:… More

EXTENDED: Chris Harris vs the Ariel Atom 4: Series 28
EXTENDED: Chris Harris vs the Ariel Atom 4: Series 28

Back in January, Chris Harris took to the track in, what looked like, an old Ariel Atom. Except it wasn’t an old Ariel Atom. It was the all-new Ariel Atom 4. So here he is, finding out just how ‘new’ said Ariel Atom 4 really is.Want to see more from Series 28? It’s available on… More