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Five Things: completely made-up car names

Some car names have deep meanings. Others, like these five, are completely made up.

Some car names have deep meanings. Others, like these five, are completely made up.

What's the best first-time buyer's car?

DW reporter and World MMA champ Julia Dorny checks out three nice-price first-timer cars from different segments: the Fiat Tipo, SEAT Ibiza and Audi A1 Citycarver.

DW reporter and World MMA champ Julia Dorny checks out three nice-price first-timer cars from different segments: the Fiat Tipo, SEAT Ibiza and Audi A1 Citycarver.

Testing the Volkswagen ID.4 prototype

Check out how Volkswagen of America is testing the ID.4 for the US market.

Check out how Volkswagen of America is testing the ID.4 for the US market.

Maserati MC20 Reveal

This is the MC20, a 470kW return to form for Maserati.

This is the MC20, a 470kW return to form for Maserati.

Volvo's latest safety features ranked highly

Volvo's latest safety and driver assist features are among the most well implemented of all car makers according to a new study.

Volvo's latest safety and driver assist features are among the most well implemented of all car makers according to a new study.

The Toyota Yaris: a fuel-efficient car for the city

The new Toyota Yaris Hybrid: more compact, shorter, wider - and still ultra-fuel efficient. The Yaris is a bestseller in Europe. REV checks out what it can do in the city.

The new Toyota Yaris Hybrid: more compact, shorter, wider - and still ultra-fuel efficient. The Yaris is a bestseller in Europe. REV checks out what it can do in the city.

Why SUVs are conquering the world

They clog up the roads, pollute the air - and are a huge earner for the automobile industry. Just why are SUVs so popular? And how bad are these vehicles really for our planet?

They clog up the roads, pollute the air - and are a huge earner for the automobile industry. Just why are SUVs so popular? And how bad are these vehicles really for our planet?

Ewan McGregor added challenge to latest adventure by riding prototype eco-bike

Ewan McGregor has recounted his latest motorbike adventure was a challenge at times when he and his friend Charley Boorman couldn't find a plug-in for their eco-Harley Davidsons.

Ewan McGregor has recounted his latest motorbike adventure was a challenge at times when he and his friend Charley Boorman couldn't find a plug-in for their eco-Harley Davidsons.

New £1.3m ultra-motorhome will win you the staycation battle

Want to win the staycation battle?. This newly unveiled ultra-motorhome not only offers luxury but room to store a dream car within. The new-generation Vario perfect 1200 Platinum has been launched at the 2020 DÜSSELDORF Caravan Salon. At £812,000...

Want to win the staycation battle?. This newly unveiled ultra-motorhome not only offers luxury but room to store a dream car within. The new-generation Vario perfect 1200 Platinum has been launched at the 2020 DÜSSELDORF Caravan Salon. At £812,000...

The truth about hydrogen

Germany and Europe are banking on hydrogen as the fuel of the future. How will this change mobility? Will hydrogen filling stations soon replace the charging stations for battery-powered cars?

Germany and Europe are banking on hydrogen as the fuel of the future. How will this change mobility? Will hydrogen filling stations soon replace the charging stations for battery-powered cars?

A woman in Omers Garage

Is woman among the men's crew at Omers Garage an exception, or soon to be the rule? Is the working world changing, and will women be getting their hands dirty in men's domains as well?

Is woman among the men's crew at Omers Garage an exception, or soon to be the rule? Is the working world changing, and will women be getting their hands dirty in men's domains as well?

Audi RS 5 Sportback

Would you like a hellilsh ride in one of the fastest cars in the world, or would you prefer a comfortable trip in a luxury car? Elegance or sportiness, in the Audi RS5, both are possible - at the touch of a button.

Would you like a hellilsh ride in one of the fastest cars in the world, or would you prefer a comfortable trip in a luxury car? Elegance or sportiness, in the Audi RS5, both are possible - at the touch of a button.

Project FG: A superyacht inspired by Freddie Mercury and Forrest Gump

Have you ever wondered what a yacht inspired by both Freddie Mercury & Forrest Gump would look like? Wonder no more, as this is 'project FG (Freddie Gump)', a superyacht which Netherlands-based Shipyard Feadship say is “created for the fictional c...

Have you ever wondered what a yacht inspired by both Freddie Mercury & Forrest Gump would look like? Wonder no more, as this is 'project FG (Freddie Gump)', a superyacht which Netherlands-based Shipyard Feadship say is “created for the fictional c...

Audi RS Q8 video spot

The RS Q8 is what happens when people who make supercars make an SUV. (Audi promotional video)

The RS Q8 is what happens when people who make supercars make an SUV. (Audi promotional video)

Skoda Enyaq iV Launch Video

Skoda's first ever electric vehicle is coming to New Zealand.

Skoda's first ever electric vehicle is coming to New Zealand.

Mercedes-Benz 2021 S-Class - Launch Trailer

This is Mercedes-Benz throwing everything it has into its flagship model. (Mercedes-Benz promotional video)

This is Mercedes-Benz throwing everything it has into its flagship model. (Mercedes-Benz promotional video)

Suzuki Swift Sport in action

Suzuki has some anime-style fun with the Swift Sport.

Suzuki has some anime-style fun with the Swift Sport.

Swan-shaped megayacht concept has a detachable head that turns into a day boat

A new $500,000,000 megayacht concept has been designed in the shape of a swan. The 450-foot vessel goes by the name of Avanguardia, which means “vanguard” in English. The concept has been created by Italian designer Pierpaolo Lazzarini of Lazzarin...

A new $500,000,000 megayacht concept has been designed in the shape of a swan. The 450-foot vessel goes by the name of Avanguardia, which means “vanguard” in English. The concept has been created by Italian designer Pierpaolo Lazzarini of Lazzarin...

Driving lessons with The Murph

He may qualify as the World's Worst Passenger, but he certainly knows how to ring the most out of a Camaro ZL1 around a track. Racing legend Greg Murphy teaches Blu how to drive. Ouch!

He may qualify as the World's Worst Passenger, but he certainly knows how to ring the most out of a Camaro ZL1 around a track. Racing legend Greg Murphy teaches Blu how to drive. Ouch!

Nelson Classic Car Museum opens

Cartel Works design director Mike Wilson says the new format at the reopened Nelson Classic Car Museum allows the collection to breathe.

Cartel Works design director Mike Wilson says the new format at the reopened Nelson Classic Car Museum allows the collection to breathe.

Aston Martin DB5 Junior

Is this the best birthday present ever? For all ages, of course.

Is this the best birthday present ever? For all ages, of course.

Five Things: Chinese domestic market cars we would like here

The Chinese domestic car market is a wild and wonderful place with lots of cars we would love to see here. Today we look at five of them.

The Chinese domestic car market is a wild and wonderful place with lots of cars we would love to see here. Today we look at five of them.

Mercedes-AMG A35 Sedan - REVIEW - gateway drug

If you've got a propensity for addiction then you may not want to trust yourself in the AMG A35. It could be the gateway drug to a lifelong craving for evermore stimulating performance vehicles. That might be a hard habit to break.

If you've got a propensity for addiction then you may not want to trust yourself in the AMG A35. It could be the gateway drug to a lifelong craving for evermore stimulating performance vehicles. That might be a hard habit to break.

Lunaz all-electric Rolls-Royce Phantom V

Fancy an all-electric classic Rolls-Royce? Lunaz has you covered... for a small fee.

Fancy an all-electric classic Rolls-Royce? Lunaz has you covered... for a small fee.

Audi RS Q3 on ice

This is the RS Q3 in its natural habitat.

This is the RS Q3 in its natural habitat.

Toyota C-HR Hybrid Driving

This is the first time New Zealand has been able to sample a hybrid C-HR.

This is the first time New Zealand has been able to sample a hybrid C-HR.

Five Things: more weird car features

Here are five more weird car features. There are still plenty more around...

Here are five more weird car features. There are still plenty more around...

NIO ES8

Take a look at the new NIO ES8, a luxury electric SUV from China.

Take a look at the new NIO ES8, a luxury electric SUV from China.

Watch the NIO EP9 set a lap record all by itself

Watch the NIO EP9 set a lap record for an autonomous car at the Circuit of the Americas.

Watch the NIO EP9 set a lap record for an autonomous car at the Circuit of the Americas.

Is this the safest e-scooter in the world?

Electric scooter company Tier launches its new model in Southwark, central London, which it claims is the company's safest, most advanced model to date, with indicator lights, swappable batteries and a built-in helmet box.

Electric scooter company Tier launches its new model in Southwark, central London, which it claims is the company's safest, most advanced model to date, with indicator lights, swappable batteries and a built-in helmet box.

Company Launch Superyacht They Compare To A Stealth Fighter

A jaw-dropping yacht has been unveiled that the makers compare to a stealth fighter jet. The ‘Nemesis One’ is described as the 'world’s first luxury foiling multihull'. Hydrogen-powered & autonomous, the luxury catamaran will be able to raise out ...

A jaw-dropping yacht has been unveiled that the makers compare to a stealth fighter jet. The ‘Nemesis One’ is described as the 'world’s first luxury foiling multihull'. Hydrogen-powered & autonomous, the luxury catamaran will be able to raise out ...

Why the future of Formula One is electric

Are the days of Formula 1 numbered? German manufacturing giants Mercedes, BMW, Porsche, and Audi all use Formula E as a testing ground for e-mobility. The format also claims better environmental and equality credentials.

Are the days of Formula 1 numbered? German manufacturing giants Mercedes, BMW, Porsche, and Audi all use Formula E as a testing ground for e-mobility. The format also claims better environmental and equality credentials.

Land Rover Defender 110 SE D240

Meet the Land Rover Defender 110 SE D240

Meet the Land Rover Defender 110 SE D240

Jaguar Land Rover teaches driverless cars to reduce motion sickness

Jaguar Land Rover is using advanced machine learning to teach its driverless cars how to reduce motion sickness.

Jaguar Land Rover is using advanced machine learning to teach its driverless cars how to reduce motion sickness.

The Suzuki Ignis has a new look for 2020

The Suzuki Ignis gets a refresh for 2020, but did you know where it got its looks from in the first place?

The Suzuki Ignis gets a refresh for 2020, but did you know where it got its looks from in the first place?

Jaguar E-type 60 Edition

Fancy a matched pair of Jaguar E-types to celebrate the iconic car's 60th birthday? Jaguar can help you there.

Fancy a matched pair of Jaguar E-types to celebrate the iconic car's 60th birthday? Jaguar can help you there.

Ram 1500 TRX Overview

Ram details the "quickest, fastest and most powerful mass-produced truck in the world."

Ram details the "quickest, fastest and most powerful mass-produced truck in the world."

How Audi's 48-volt mild hybrid system works

Watch how Audi's 48-volt mild hybrid system works.

Watch how Audi's 48-volt mild hybrid system works.

Volkswagen T-Roc launch

The T-Roc is here - for good, this time.

The T-Roc is here - for good, this time.

Black takes car colour top spot

Black has been announced as the UK's most popular car colour.

Black has been announced as the UK's most popular car colour.

Best luxury SUVs for 2020

We take a look at six of the most exciting luxury off-roaders you could consider this year.

We take a look at six of the most exciting luxury off-roaders you could consider this year.

Cadillac Lyriq EV - Driving Electric Luxury

See what it's like to drive Cadillac's new EV.

See what it's like to drive Cadillac's new EV.

Gordon Murray introduces the T.50 supercar

Father of the mighty McLaren F1, Gordon Murray introduces the all-new T.50 supercar.

Father of the mighty McLaren F1, Gordon Murray introduces the all-new T.50 supercar.

Aston Martin DBX on track and... off road?

Watch as Alex Goy puts Aston Martin first-ever SUV, the DBX, through its paces off the road and on the track.

Watch as Alex Goy puts Aston Martin first-ever SUV, the DBX, through its paces off the road and on the track.

Five Things: future cars from the past

Here are five concepts that never made production rendered into modern day life.

Here are five concepts that never made production rendered into modern day life.

Gordon Murray takes engine covers to a new extreme with the T.50 supercar

It's not just wild doors - Gordon Murray takes engine covers to a new extreme with the T.50 supercar.

It's not just wild doors - Gordon Murray takes engine covers to a new extreme with the T.50 supercar.

Maserati Trofeo Trio

Maserati is getting Ferrari power for what could be the last time.

Maserati is getting Ferrari power for what could be the last time.

Rolls-Royce 21st Century Legends - The Graceful Little Goddess

Rolls-Royce reveals how the famous Spirit of Ecstasy was recreated for the 21st century, using digital 3D mapping but retaining the ancient 'lost wax' production process.

Rolls-Royce reveals how the famous Spirit of Ecstasy was recreated for the 21st century, using digital 3D mapping but retaining the ancient 'lost wax' production process.

Mazda 100th Anniversary Special Edition - A homage to our first four-wheeled car

Mazda celebrates its 100th birthday with a series of cars paying tribute to its very first - the tiny R360 Kei car.

Mazda celebrates its 100th birthday with a series of cars paying tribute to its very first - the tiny R360 Kei car.

Futuristic Yacht Concept Has An Interior Straight Out Of A Sci-Fi Movie

This futuristic new Yacht concept looks like something straigth out of a science fiction movie. Thor explore by British Design Studio Gresham Yacht Design is a 100-metre gigayacht. Able to carry GIGAYACHT 36 passengers, the inside boasts a stylish...

This futuristic new Yacht concept looks like something straigth out of a science fiction movie. Thor explore by British Design Studio Gresham Yacht Design is a 100-metre gigayacht. Able to carry GIGAYACHT 36 passengers, the inside boasts a stylish...

Ferrari takes aim at Aston Martin with new Roma

Ferrari unveils its new Roma model, the latest four-seat GT car from the Italian manufacturer. It's powered by a 3.9-litre twin-turbocharged V8 engine which takes it to a top speed of 199mph.

Ferrari unveils its new Roma model, the latest four-seat GT car from the Italian manufacturer. It's powered by a 3.9-litre twin-turbocharged V8 engine which takes it to a top speed of 199mph.

Who are the best female racing drivers of all time?

A growing number of women have proven themselves in the traditionally male domain of motorsports. DW presents five of the best: from Michele Mouton and Jutta Kleinschmidt to Ellen Lohr, Susie Wollf and Sophia Florsch.

A growing number of women have proven themselves in the traditionally male domain of motorsports. DW presents five of the best: from Michele Mouton and Jutta Kleinschmidt to Ellen Lohr, Susie Wollf and Sophia Florsch.

Roger - A Jeepney Driver in Manila

After World War II, the US army left behind tens of thousands of jeeps in the Philippines, which locals converted into share-taxis. The government now has plans to put an end to these colorful Kings of the Road.

After World War II, the US army left behind tens of thousands of jeeps in the Philippines, which locals converted into share-taxis. The government now has plans to put an end to these colorful Kings of the Road.

Ferrari's new Roma coupe aims to take on Aston Martin and Mercedes

A look at the Ferrari Roma, the Italian supercar maker's new four-seat GT car.

A look at the Ferrari Roma, the Italian supercar maker's new four-seat GT car.

This is the GMA T.50

We take a closer look at the new British-built supercar from the creator of the McLaren F1.

We take a closer look at the new British-built supercar from the creator of the McLaren F1.

Top six staycation cars

From executive estate cars to budget SUVs, we look at six of the best cars for your summer staycation.

From executive estate cars to budget SUVs, we look at six of the best cars for your summer staycation.

The world's rarest cars on show

Some of the world's rarest cars will go on show in the UK in September. Here are some of them.

Some of the world's rarest cars will go on show in the UK in September. Here are some of them.

Five Things: the cheapest hybrids you can buy right now

Here are the five cheapest brand-new hybrids you can buy in New Zealand today.

Here are the five cheapest brand-new hybrids you can buy in New Zealand today.

Five Things: legendary supercars the AMG A 45 S is pretty much as quick as

The Mercedes-AMG A 45 S is seriously quick. How quick? Well, it can foot it with these five legends to our open road speed limit...

The Mercedes-AMG A 45 S is seriously quick. How quick? Well, it can foot it with these five legends to our open road speed limit...

Best cars for dog owners

We take a look at some of the best cars for transporting your pooch, from luxury estates to budget off-roaders.

We take a look at some of the best cars for transporting your pooch, from luxury estates to budget off-roaders.

Mercedes-AMG GT Black Series

The Mercedes-AMG Black Series is back.

The Mercedes-AMG Black Series is back.

Connecting FordPass Connect

Here's how you can connect you phone to your Ford using FordPass Connect.

Here's how you can connect you phone to your Ford using FordPass Connect.

Nissan Ariya Launch

Nissan has launched the fully electric Ariya, a brand new SUV for the manufacturer.

Nissan has launched the fully electric Ariya, a brand new SUV for the manufacturer.

The new Skoda Octavia

We take a quick look at the new Skoda Octavia.

We take a quick look at the new Skoda Octavia.

Five Things: cars we don't get here, but wish we did

Being a tiny market for new cars New Zealand misses out on some brilliant ones - here are five we wish we didn't miss out on!

Being a tiny market for new cars New Zealand misses out on some brilliant ones - here are five we wish we didn't miss out on!

Kia Seltos - cheap thrills

If you long for the simpler things in life you might want to check out the Kia Seltos. But make sure you drive the basic, entry-level LX spec like we did, because as far as we can see, that's where the appeal of this small SUV lies.

If you long for the simpler things in life you might want to check out the Kia Seltos. But make sure you drive the basic, entry-level LX spec like we did, because as far as we can see, that's where the appeal of this small SUV lies.

BMW iX3 Launch

BMW iX3 Launch

BMW iX3 Launch

2021 Ford Bronco Family World Premiere

Watch as the all-new Ford Bronco family is revealed.

Watch as the all-new Ford Bronco family is revealed.

Jeep Wrangler Rubicon 392 Concept

Meet the Jeep Wrangler Rubicon 392 Concept. What's a Bronco again?

Meet the Jeep Wrangler Rubicon 392 Concept. What's a Bronco again?

Audi A1 Citycarver design

The Audi A1 Citycarver looks fantastic, but does the driving experience live up to those looks?

The Audi A1 Citycarver looks fantastic, but does the driving experience live up to those looks?

This is the Nissan Ariya

We take a look at the new all-electric coupe-SUV crossover from Nissan.

We take a look at the new all-electric coupe-SUV crossover from Nissan.

Five Things: reasons the original Ford Transit is a legend

The original Ford Transit van is an absolute legend - here are just five of the reasons why.

The original Ford Transit van is an absolute legend - here are just five of the reasons why.

1973 Ford Bronco in action

Watch the original Ford Bronco tackle the rough and the smooth in this classic promo film from 1973.

Watch the original Ford Bronco tackle the rough and the smooth in this classic promo film from 1973.

How Suzuki's SHVS mild hybrid system works

Watch how Suzuki's SHVS mild hybrid system works.

Watch how Suzuki's SHVS mild hybrid system works.

Ford Bronco archives with Ted Ryan

Ted Ryan, Ford's archive and heritage brand manager takes a look at the history of the iconic Bronco.

Ted Ryan, Ford's archive and heritage brand manager takes a look at the history of the iconic Bronco.

The all-new Toyota Corolla Cross

Corolla meets... cross? The all-new Corolla Cross SUV is coming here and will bulk up Toyota's SUV range even more.

Corolla meets... cross? The all-new Corolla Cross SUV is coming here and will bulk up Toyota's SUV range even more.

Five Things: marvellous mid-engined Porsches

Here are five of the best road-going mid-engined Porsches.

Here are five of the best road-going mid-engined Porsches.

The reveal of the Volkswagen Tiguan

Watch the global reveal of the new Volkswagen Tiguan here.

Watch the global reveal of the new Volkswagen Tiguan here.

1968 Shelby Cobra EV

Electric Cobra replicas aren't exactly new, but now you can buy an official factory one from AC Cars. This replica's pretty awesome though.

Electric Cobra replicas aren't exactly new, but now you can buy an official factory one from AC Cars. This replica's pretty awesome though.

This is the Hyundai Kona Hybrid

We take a closer look at the Hyundai Kona Hybrid.

We take a closer look at the Hyundai Kona Hybrid.

Berlin mechanics repair a German-made car in record time

Another Mercedes requires the special skills of Omer's repair shop in Berlin. See the team repair taxis in record time, while gaining new insights on the job.

Another Mercedes requires the special skills of Omer's repair shop in Berlin. See the team repair taxis in record time, while gaining new insights on the job.

Jaguar Land Rover launches new way to buy a car

Jaguar Land Rover reveals a new subscription service that allows drivers to swap between JLR models every six months.

Jaguar Land Rover reveals a new subscription service that allows drivers to swap between JLR models every six months.

Nifty & thrifty - the Mitsubishi Space Star

David vs. the Goliaths - a fair match? Mitsubishi's 3.71-meter hatch takes on the wannabe SUVs. And it's packing an unbeatable punch: its low price.

David vs. the Goliaths - a fair match? Mitsubishi's 3.71-meter hatch takes on the wannabe SUVs. And it's packing an unbeatable punch: its low price.

Making masks instead of car parts. Zender reinvents itself

Coronavirus has also impacted the car industry, with demand and sales slumping. German-Italian automotive supplier Zender switched production and is now making protective masks.

Coronavirus has also impacted the car industry, with demand and sales slumping. German-Italian automotive supplier Zender switched production and is now making protective masks.

Bentley announces new extras for Continental GT

Bentley confirms additional colours, a new steering wheel and panoramic roof on its Continental GT range.

Bentley confirms additional colours, a new steering wheel and panoramic roof on its Continental GT range.

What you should have in your car's winter survival kit

Here's what you should have in your car's winter survival kit.

Here's what you should have in your car's winter survival kit.

BMW Motorrad Adaptive Cruise Control

Watch BMW Motorrad's Adaptive Cruise Control in action.

Watch BMW Motorrad's Adaptive Cruise Control in action.

J.D. Power quality survey results

J.D. Power has re-vamped its annual quality survey, which has led to some surprising results this year.

J.D. Power has re-vamped its annual quality survey, which has led to some surprising results this year.

Five Things: AMG fast facts

Here are five things you may not have known about AMG.

Here are five things you may not have known about AMG.

Meet the Ineos Grenadier

Ineos Automotive has just revealed its take on a rugged, utilitarian off-roader - the all-new Grenadier.

Ineos Automotive has just revealed its take on a rugged, utilitarian off-roader - the all-new Grenadier.

A new Porsche for the purists

Meet the Porsche 718 Cayman GT4, a mid-engined masterpiece.

Meet the Porsche 718 Cayman GT4, a mid-engined masterpiece.

2020 Porsche Cayenne GTS

Get the lowdown on the 2020 Porsche Cayenne GTS.

Get the lowdown on the 2020 Porsche Cayenne GTS.

Volkswagen Arteon and Arteon Shooting Brake world premiere

Watch as Volkswagen unveils the facelifted Arteon and the all-new Arteon Shooting Brake.

Watch as Volkswagen unveils the facelifted Arteon and the all-new Arteon Shooting Brake.

Tips for driving in the wet

A few simple suggestions for driving in the wet.

A few simple suggestions for driving in the wet.

Mazda reveals the new BT-50 ute

Watch as Mazda Australia reveals the all-new BT-50 ute.

Watch as Mazda Australia reveals the all-new BT-50 ute.

Two flavours of fast: Audi RS 6 and RS 7

Fastback or fast wagon? Audi gives you a choice of body styles, but both are brutally fast.

Fastback or fast wagon? Audi gives you a choice of body styles, but both are brutally fast.

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