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Drag Race: Formula E vs WRC vs Formula One… in the wet! Christmas Special
Drag Race: Formula E vs WRC vs Formula One… in the wet! Christmas Special

Silent night? Not likely when there’s a Christmas drag race on your TV featuring three of the fastest cars in motorsport. Which will be first over the line: the all-electric racer from DS, Ford’s Fiesta World Rally car or representing Formula One… Mercedes AMG? Let the festivities begin… Join Chris, Freddie and Paddy for a… More

Willys Jeep: the car that helped win a war RETROspective
Willys Jeep: the car that helped win a war RETROspective

As Jeep turns 80, we pit its original off-road hero against its latest. While the fundamental mechanicals of an off-roader haven’t changed much over the years – rugged looks, grippy tyres, four-wheel drive – some things most definitely have. But the Jeep was the first. So strap yourself in and don your war paint as… More

Mercedes EQS review: how far can it go on a full charge?
Mercedes EQS review: how far can it go on a full charge?

At last, it’s a bespoke electric Mercedes. That’s what the EQS is: all-new. Not an electrified S-Class, but an S-Class sized luxury saloon riding on a new platform big enough to contain a massive 107.8kWh battery in its enormous wheelbase. It’s a five-metre long riposte to all the EV newcomers. Mercedes is here for the… More

Freddie on Becoming a Racing Driver
Freddie on Becoming a Racing Driver

Racing. It’s just a case of fastest car wins, right? Freddie found out there’s a whole lot more to it than that when he trained to get his racing licence – and to earn Chris’ respect in his first competition as a qualified driver.See how Freddie handled his first race in the latest episode of… More

BMW M3 by Redux: the £330,000 restomod E30 CSL that never was?
BMW M3 by Redux: the £330,000 restomod E30 CSL that never was?

What we have here is an original BMW E30 M3, but one that’s been ‘Enhanced and Evolved’ by Redux. Yes, it’s a restomod, which means you can’t refer to it as a Redux M3, else BMW’s lawyers could descend on you. It is and remains a BMW E30 M3. But one that’s been fettled in… More

DMC DeLorean: The Back to the Future Superstar Car at 40
DMC DeLorean: The Back to the Future Superstar Car at 40

The sleek, sharp-edged and truly space-age DMC DeLorean was extraordinary in every way. But was it any good? Chris Harris looks back at the superstar movie car in its 40th anniversary year in the new episode of , Sunday at 8pm on BBC One and BBC iPlayer.Want to watch a bit of on the internet?… More

McMurtry Spéirling: is this 1,000bhp baby EV Batmobile the future?
McMurtry Spéirling: is this 1,000bhp baby EV Batmobile the future?

It may look like Kinder’s started popping toy Batmobiles in its eggs, but this dinky device apparently beats a Chiron to 186mph – with turbines in place of a rear wing. The stats on the prototype are promising, and daft – think around 1,000kg, and around 1,000 electrically powered horses to move it. What’s even… More