Great Drives: My way is the highway


California’s Route 1 combines spectacular scenery with the silver screen’s most celebrated locations. Explore the coast with the most...
Great Drives: Ice ice baby. . . lapping Iceland in a Mazda MX-5 Icon

Great Drives: Ice ice baby


As ring roads go, Iceland’s Route 1 is pretty spectacular. The 830-mile lap of the Land of Fire and Ice seems as far removed from the M25...
Great Drives: The Black Mountain Pass

Great Drives: The Black Mountain Pass


The Black Mountain Pass is the perfect place to leave the daily grind behind. Nick Rufford climbs behind the wheel and explores the Welsh wonder
Great Drives: Scotland's North Coast 500 in pictures

Great Drives: Scotland's North Coast 500 in pictures


Often spoken of as Britain's answer to Route 66, the North Coast 500 follows the edge of the Scottish Highlands and takes in 500 miles of the best...
Great Drives in association with Mazda: Lulea to Nordkapp

Great Drives: No sleep till Nordkapp


Ice, wolves, flattened reindeer... and bullet holes in the road signs. This is a driving adventure with a difference. James Mills takes the ice route...
Great Drives: A 1000km family-friendly tour of Sweden

Great Drives: A 1000km family-friendly tour of Sweden...


Sweden is so hot right now. If it’s not the cultural imports – from “Scandi-noir” TV shows to pop music producers – it’s the “Let’s...
ireland-maps

Great Drives: Ireland’s three Ws


Nothing moves quickly in Ireland, and if you drive fast you feel conspicuously out of place
California

Welcome to California's hydrogen highway


California’s new ‘hydrogen highway’ could jump-start the adoption of fuel-cell cars in America
Great drives: Scotland’s ‘Route 500'

Great drives: Scotland’s ‘Route 500'


There are varying degrees of scenery to revel in: from peat bog to lush pastoral
Forget Goodwood, CarFest is the new king of motoring events

Forget Goodwood, CarFest is the new king of motoring...


Is the Goodwood Festival of Speed a good day out? If you’re a car enthusiast, undoubtedly...
Great drives

Driving's pick of the world's most spectacular (but...


Some of the world’s greatest drives are not the most obvious ones. Our experts pick their favourite secret highways and give you all the information...
Great drives: Blackwater estuary

Great Drives: Blackwater estuary


Why isn't the Blackwater estuary better known? There it is, a great big bite out of the backside of Essex
Great-drives

The UK's greatest driving routes — and the cars to...


The joy of motoring. The freedom of the open road. These are phrases that modern drivers have learnt to utter