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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Present it! The Porsche 911 Carrera 4S


The Porsche 911 has its place secure in the automotive pantheon. Now, the German carmaker has rolled out the 8th-generation. We take the 331-kW Carrera 4S for a spin on Valencia’s race track. It takes a mere 3.6 seconds to accelerate from 0 to 100.


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Examine it! The Audi e-tron


German carmaker Audi has presented their first fully electric SUV, the e-tron. We took the Audi e-tron for a test drive in the desert outside the United Arab Emirates’ Masdar City, which aims to become one of the world’s most sustainable cities.


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Taste it! The Hyundai Tucson


Hyundai has facelifted its best-selling compact SUV, the Tucson. Now, it’s even more stylish, has improved engines and can be had in a choice of trim lines. What’s not to like?


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Test it! The Kia e-Niro


The Kia e-Niro has a range of up to 615 kilometers in the city on one battery charge. That's farther than many conventional cars can drive in town on a tank of gasoline or diesel.


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Examine it! SEAT hones its headlights


Night driving is particularly tiring - and unthinkable without good lights. Still, a greater proportion of accidents happen at dusk or night-time. For that reason, Seat is continuing to hone its headlights for safety and esthetic reasons.


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Taste it! The Jaguar XF 25t


Luxury, elegance and sportiness do not have to be contradictions, as this executive car from Jaguar goes to show. Just take the amount of space on offer inside, including stretch-limo comfort in the rear seats, too.


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Vintage: Maastricht looks back at Lancia's history


The focus at this year's InterClassics was on the Italian brand Lancia. Vintage car fans enjoyed highlights from the brand's century-long history.


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Present it! BMW 3 Series, the seventh generation


BMW has rolled out the 7th generation of its 3 Series executive compact. BMW started with the same modular CLAR platform its 5 and 7 Series are built on. The 3 Series is BMW’s cash cow, responsible for some 20% of its car sales.


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The 2019 North American International Auto Show


After 112 years, this is the last time the world's 2nd-oldest motor show is being held in winter. In 2020, it's shifting to the summer, when exhibitors can move outdoors and offer test drives.This year, US carmakers held dozens of premieres.


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VW Beetle Final Edition


The original Beetle ceased production years ago -- and now it's literally the end of the line for the modern edition too. Volkswagen has now unveiled the "Final Edition". But will this really be goodbye forever?


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