TV Guide

Find out what's on MOTORVISION TV right now and when your favourite car shows will air on television!

00:15 (UTC)

High Octane

Grantsburg World Championship Snowmobile

High Octane is at the World Championship Snowmobile Watercross, the wildest racing you'll ever see as snow machines on water reach speeds of 80 miles an hour. Plus: High Octane goes behind the scenes with Wes Miller of H-Bomb Films. In the Rocky Mountains of Colorado, Wes directs the trickiest quad freestylers who go off in front of the cameras for the fifth of the popular series of 'Huevos' quad films.

00:40 (UTC)

Supercars

Luxury 2.0

Luxury does not necesseraly mean to waste time. Hybrid is one of the techniques wich promises less fuel consumption with a still powerful engine. Lexus ist the pioneer in electrification of cars. Supercars drives the new LS 600h, The BMW Actiev Hybrid 7 and teh Porsche Panamera S E-Hybrid.

01:05 (UTC)

Motorheads

Sabine Schmitz

The Nurburgring is the world`s longest, most beautiful, yet most dangerous race track. There`s one very special woman among the racers, born in the Eifel, and raised on the ring. The queen of the ring: Sabine Schmitz.

01:30 (UTC)

Car History

Volvo

Always solid, always safe, not always beautiful - the Volvo Classic Cars. Since 1927 the swedish car company produces cars, which are a little bit different. No matter curvy or boxy, a Volvo is always an individual car

01:50 (UTC)

Car History

VW Golf

It\'s a reasonable car, no exiting but best selling! The VW Golf is one of the most successful cars in history. It\'s build for everyone, students, mothers, young families and grandpartens.

02:20 (UTC)

Classic Ride

Ron William's Cadillac

The 1952 Cadillac Fleetwood is also known as the American Rolls-Royce, because it’s the car of celebrities, presidents, millionaires and mafia bosses. Only around 16,000 units were built, so it’s a treasured collector’s piece. One owner of the 52 Cadillac is German-American actor and entertainer Ron Williams, who has a special relationship with the car.

02:40 (UTC)

Classic Ride

Jaguar E-Type

A legend celebrates its 50th anniversary. In 1961 The Jaguar E-Type was shown for the first time on the Motor Show Geneva.

03:05 (UTC)

Classic Races

Can-Am Series 1973

You are looking at a Group 7 sports racer. Built with a few restrictions regarding engine, chassis or body, these cars are considered to be the unlimiteds of road racing cars. Traditionally they had been powered by Che

03:35 (UTC)

Classic Races

The Golden Age of Rallying

Heart racing, heavy breathing, the goal in sight... the chequered flag. Classic Races highlights the most memorable moments of motor sport history.

04:00 (UTC)

Perfect Ride

Driving Pleasure in Winter

Slippery roads, bad view, mud and salt: With winter comes a lot of hassle for car drivers. But if you know what winter has in store for you, you can make the right preparations and have lots on fun while driving. Perfect Ride takes two Porsche 911 to the glassy roads und points out the opportunities as well as the differences between four-wheel drive and rear-wheel drive in winter.

04:25 (UTC)

Classic Ride

Rallye Le Jog

Cruising like in 'Miss Marple' times. The 1947 Triumph 1800 Roadster has space for 5 fresh air fans. Le Jog - the toughest classic car rally in Europe. A German women's team takes on the challenge in the VW Iltis. In addition, charming small Cabriolet from the brass age. The 1919 Wolseley Stellite.

04:55 (UTC)

Car History

AMG

AMG: Three letters that quicken your pulse. From small beginnings to a world renowned company. From the very beginning the embodiment of automotive performance, exclusivity and dynamic driving pleasure.

05:20 (UTC)

4x4

Small Off-Roaders

You don’t have to drive around in a huge cross-country vehicle all the time. Small all-wheel drive cars can serve their purpose, too. Besides that, you can also have lots of fun with them. Fiat thinks so, too. The Italian car brand turns their city speedsters into all-wheel midgets. We check out the Fiat 500 X and show you BMW’s smallest SUV yet: the BMW X1.

05:50 (UTC)

Tuning

IAA Frankfurt

The IAA in Frankfurt - the largest car exhibition in the world. More than 900 exhibitors present their latest models this year in halls and on free standing areas. Here one can already be impressed by the trends of tomorrow.

06:15 (UTC)

High Octane

Good Times with Carey Hart

This week on, 'High Octane,' we're heading overseas to Belgium for a one of a kind motorsports festival. Austrian motorcycle manufacturer KTM is hosting its yearly extravaganza of speed, stunts, and sick air.

06:40 (UTC)

Supercars

Alpine Passes Sportwagentour

A trend on the rise: A sports cars tour through the mountains. Supercars become more comfortable and suitable for travelling in spite of their ever-increasing performance. But which is the perfect sports car for taking on the Alps: Lamborghini Aventador Miura Homage, Ferrari 458 Speciale, McLaren 570S or Porsche 911 Turbo S? We find out on the three-day Cruisfire Alpine Passes Tour.

07:05 (UTC)

Tuning

Tuner Grand Prix

Today we are at a special event at the Hockenheim Ring in Germany. Because, for over 20 years, the best tuners and drifters in Europe have come here to take part in the 'Tuner Grand Prix'. Enjoy!

07:35 (UTC)

Put your Car on TV

Episode 7

The prestigous location in all of Dubai, The Walk at JBR, sets the background for the the poshest, fastest and customised cars in the Middle East. We bring these beautiful vehicles and there owners to the screen.

08:05 (UTC)

Supercars

Hypercars

The McLaren Mp4 12C Spider. With 625 horse power its off to the mountains. It is a rare opportunity to drive one of the best sports cars openly through a majestic landscape.

08:35 (UTC)

Supercars

High Society

Extreme output and extravagant luxury turn regular cars into supercars. When it comes to luxury, there is no way around British makes. Rolls-Royce and Bentley are the ultimate status icons. Those who prefer it the sportive way can enjoy a greater choice: Bugatti, Ferrari, Lamborghini, Porsche and McLaren fight for the title of the best sports car. Supercars presents the cars for the high society.

09:05 (UTC)

Dream Cars

Italian Supercars

Italian Supercars are the most exciting cars in the world. Whether it is the Ferrari 'La Ferrari', the Lamborghini Aventador or the Pagani Huayra, they are the most beautiful and the fastest cars in the world, created by the most famous designers. Italian supercars are car dreams which became reality. DreamCars presents the most breathtaking Italian supercars.

09:30 (UTC)

Dream Cars

British Supercars

Whether it is the Aston Martin Vanquish, Bentley Continental GT Speed, McLaren P1, English supercars are the fastest, most spectacular and most beautiful sports cars in the world. They do not only have power, but also the certain something. They have grace and pace thanks to their peppy-aerodynamically shaped bodies. DreamCars shows the most fascinating English supercars.

10:00 (UTC)

Perfect Ride

Typically German

There is hardly any car that’s more German than the Volkswagen Passat. It is convenient, solidly constructed and offers enough space for the average German family. But even its eighth generation is quite conservative. It’s neither edgy nor does it evoke any emotions. Instead, it’s neutrally designed and functional. Perfect Ride reviews the Volkswagen Golf and hunts for more typical German cars.

10:25 (UTC)

Classic Ride

Luxurious Coupes with 12 Cylinders

Luxurious coupes with 12 cylinders! The Jaguar XJC V12 purrs like a kitten and growls like a wild cat. BMW 850. The high-tech luxury coupe from Bavaria tried to snatch the clientele from Mercedes-Benz.

10:50 (UTC)

Car History

BMW

If there is a typical BMW then it is the BMW 3-Series. The 3-Series ist fast, it is cult, it is the quintessential of a sportive sedan. Car History shows all the models and tells the whole story of the 3-Series.

11:20 (UTC)

4x4

Hummer World Run

Hummer World Run. 200 Humvees in a cross-country frenzy. 1st International Humvee Meeting in Munich. Decadence: the Mercedes G 55 AMG. 700 Neuton meter torque and almost 500 horsepower.

11:40 (UTC)

Tuning

Nitrolympx

The Nitrolympx is the biggest international drag race event in Europe. Every year 30,000 - 35,000 visitors attend the festival to watch a highly explosive mix of action, show and extreme acceleration. About 300-350 drivers take part in any of the classes that the Nitrolympx has to offer. Tuning pays the Nitrolympx a visit and takes a look behind the scenes.

12:05 (UTC)

High Octane

World Off-Road Championship Series

This week on, 'High Octane,' we're heading overseas to Belgium for a one of a kind motorsports festival. Austrian motorcycle manufacturer KTM is hosting its yearly extravaganza of speed, stunts, and sick air.

12:35 (UTC)

Supercars

Gentlemen Racer

Most people associate Aston Martin with James Bond, luxury, style and elegance or real men. The Vantage N430 is a sports car that makes you feel the heritage of British racecars. It is elegant, fast, comes with a marvelous sound and a design which reminds you of Aston Martin’s racing successes from the past. Also on this episode: Supercars checks out the Bentley GTC Speed.

13:00 (UTC)

Biker Lifestyle

European Bike Week 2015, Part 1

The European Bike Week is a must for every biking enthusiast. Biker Lifestyle shows highlights from all party areas around Lake Faak and the town of Velden, which include a huge annual parade with more than 20,000 motorcycles. We also introduce you to the latest innovations and customizing trends from the bike shows and explore the area around Carinthia and Slovenia with our bikes.

13:25 (UTC)

Motorcycles

Three Times MotoGuzzi

Three times MotoGuzzi. We have test ridden the current models of the traditional Italian brand.

13:50 (UTC)

Motorcycles

KTM Superduke

Showdown at the track. Will the KTM Superduke lose its crown to Honda's new CB1000R?

14:15 (UTC)

Trackmasters

Episode 13

Great cars and pretty girls. The Nürburgring is shaking as the VLN begins its second leg of the tournament. We will be commentating on this exciting competition, as well as showing highlights of the BMW's 1st leg win.

14:40 (UTC)

Truck World

Episode 26

The Baja 500 is one of the toughest off road races in the world. Participants drive 500 miles through the dessert of Mexico. We accompany Armin Schwarz and his team who took part in the Baja 500.

15:10 (UTC)

4x4

All-Wheel Vans

The story of the pitiful family man, who secretly sheds a tear when he has to switch to a spacious van, will strike you familiar. Goodbye to any driving pleasure? Never fear! Even vans have a lot to offer. With the 2 Series Gran Tourer, BMW wants to allow families to experience the joy of driving. The 220 xDrive comes pretty close to this ideal. The Seat Alhambra attracts customers with low prices, practical sliding door and, astonishingly, a lot of room at the back. We show you the latest all-wheel vans on 4x4.

15:40 (UTC)

4x4

BAUMA - The World's Largest Trade Fair in the Construction Industry

Every three years Messe München is turned into the world's biggest construction site. Dozens of giant cranes with a height of more than 100 meters, asphalt mixers as big as single-family houses and excavators, dump trucks as well as construction machinery of all sorts fill the exhibition halls and the outdoor area. It's BAUMA time! The world's largest trade fair in the construction industry sets superlatives. All major manufacturers like Liebherr, Caterpillar or Volvo and Mercedes Trucks are represented here and showcase their highlights.

16:00 (UTC)

Motorcycles

New Heritage

We get to the bottom of the current retro trends: puristic café racers and similar classic motorcycles in the styles of the 50s to the 80s are up and coming all over the world. According to the motto 'New Heritage', Hollywood star Orlando Bloom got a BMW S 1000 R individually tuned in Los Angeles. Motorcycles presents his classically styled custom bike and other representatives of the heritage scene at the 'Concorso d'Eleganza Villa d'Este' at Lake Como and at the 'Wheels and Waves' festival in Biarritz.

16:25 (UTC)

Motorcycles

Triumph Street Twin

Nobody stands for the myth of the motorcycle brand Triumph like Steve McQueen does. The fan of the British brand would certainly be anxious to see the new entry-level model StreetTwin, which is supposed to help the traditional brand to prevail against increasing competition. The Thai produced 900 ccm model combines classic design with modern technology. Our review of the entry-level model of the Bonneville series in Valencia reveals, if the new Triumph StreetTwin can stand the test.

16:55 (UTC)

Motorcycles

BMW R nineT

2013 saw the introduction of the BMW R nineT, a puristic retro roadster that hardly anybody would have expected from the rather conservative Munich-based brand. Thanks to modern technology, the model is deliberately prepared for individual modifications, which are getting more and more popular with members of the young biking scene. We show the ideas behind the concept of a retro roadster. In addition to that, our practical test reveals the qualities and possible weaknesses of this classic boxer bike.

17:20 (UTC)

Motorcycles

The Italian Power Bike Ducati XDiavel

For the first time in its glorious and long history, the traditional Italian brand Ducati enters into the cruiser segment. With a long and flat silhouette as well as the forward set pegs, the 156-hp XDiavel may seem classic at first. But the novel and unexpectedly agile Italien cruiser can reach lean angles of 40 degrees. That way the new Ducati is to conquer the US markets and beat Harley-Davidson not only with its own weapons, but completely new ones as well. Motorcycles tested the new XDiavel in San Diego on classic cruiser terrain.

17:50 (UTC)

Motorcycles

New Electric Bikes from Zero Motorcycles

Zero Motorcycles in Scotts Valley, Northern California, has been developing electric bikes for more than ten years. By now, the pioneers near the famous technology Mecca Silicon Valley are world market leader for electrically driven bikes. The 2016 model year surprised not only with two new variants, but with more engine power, range and faster charging times as well. We show what Zero Motorcycles has in stock for the new season and take a look into the productions sites in Scotts Valley.

18:15 (UTC)

Motorcycles

British Way of Motorbiking

Great Britain is home to some of the most traditional motorcycling brands in the world. Manufacturers like AJS, BSA, Norton, Triumph and Vincent set standards in performance and driveability and were always a strong force in motorsports. Nowadays only Triumph flys the flag of British art of motorcycle engineering, especially when it comes to "modern classics". We get to the bottom of the British way of motorbiking - including test drives on exciting motorcycle models and a biking trip on the diversified and challenging roads of Scotland.

18:40 (UTC)

Motorcycles

New Classic Big Bikes

Classic bikes are making a comeback. Honda turns to its tradition, too. With the CB 1100 EX, they resurrect a big bike that could have been on the streets in the shrill seventies as well. Nostalgic spoke wheels complete the design of this elegant four-cylinder bike with a sufficient output of 94 hp. That's more than enough to cruise into the sunset. How well does the CB 1100 EX perform compared to its rival, the BMW R NineT? Motorcycles puts the Japanese classic to the test.

19:10 (UTC)

Motorcycles

Triumph Thruxton R

Since 2014 the nostalgic retro roadster BMW R nineT has become an absolute bestseller, which exceeded all expectations on puristic classic bikes by far. Now, the traditional British brand Triumph strikes back with a café racer ex-works: the Thruxton R. Named after an English racing Track, this Triumph model has been representing classic café racers for centuries. With a no-nonsense approach and sporty ambitions, it's suited for a quick ride on country roads or through the city to one's favourite café. MOTORVISION TV checks out, if the Triumph Thruxton R is a threat to the BMW R nineT.

19:35 (UTC)

Motorcycles

BMW R5 Homage

With the R5 Homage, BMW pays tribute to its legendary model R5 from the year 1936. At that time the motorcycle was groundbreaking and featured, for example, the world's first front fork. On its 80th year anniversary BMW presents the new concept bike 'R5 Homage', which shows how a new serial bike could look. We talk with designers and BMW Motorrad CEO Stephan Schaller about the concept bike.

20:05 (UTC)

Motorcycles

Naked Bike from Bella Italia

Monster - This name has been the embodiment of a modernly designed Ducati bike for years, which promises heaps of fun in the city, looks good and offers the finest chassis technology. Or in other words: It's also good for takings bends quickly. The Ducati Monster 1200 R is the ultimate top-model of the Monster family: An output of 160 hp, a dry weight of 180 kilograms, noble materials, and enchanting sounds. It plays in the same league as dream bikes such as Triumph Speed Triple, KTM Super duke or BMW S 1000 R. You really don't have to be a Ducati fetishist in order to find this Naked Bike from Bella Italia enticing.

20:30 (UTC)

Motorcycles

MV Agusta 750S America

MV Agusta has won a vast number of world championships. When the company decided to build a serial bike with a racing look, the new model was called 750 S America, because bike dealers from the US suggested the idea first. Motorcycles borrows this legendary bike from the "Mountain Cross Point" museum and takes the 75 hp shaft drive machine with for a ride along a nearby high mountain pass.

21:00 (UTC)

Motorcycles

Harley-Davidson Sport Glide

The Honda Africa Twin is back. The austere name CRF1000L represents nothing less than the rebirth of a legend. In the 90s the versatile Honda was seen as the perfect companion for a trip around the world or through extreme terrain. Now, it not only rivals long-distance enduros from BMW and KTM, but also goes its own way with off-road capabilities. Harley-Davidson breaks new ground with the Sport Glide as well. The Sport Glide is their new all-rounder and is both a touring bike as well as a naked curiser.

21:25 (UTC)

Motorcycles

History of BMW R 80 G/S

In 1980 BMW introduced a completely new type of motorcycle: The R 80 G/S is a mixture of a bike for uneven ground and the roads. The motorbike rescued BMW Motorrad from bankruptcy. Today, the extremely versatile GS is the best-selling motorcycle in many countries of the world. MOTORVISION TV shows the history of this pioneering all-rounder.

22:00 (UTC)

Perfect Ride

King of the Ring

The Nuerburgring Nordschleife is unique, world famous and known as the toughest speedway in the world. Despite countless hazards, it's has an exceptional appeal with racing fans. Together with legendary racing driver Hans-Joachim Stuck, Perfect Ride explores the myth Nordschleife and tries to find out, what it takes to be 'King of the Ring'.

22:25 (UTC)

Classic Ride

Power-Convertibles

Convertibles with plenty of power. Porsche 911 Targa - the cult classic par excellence! Extreme lightweight Construction. The Lotus Seven Twin Cam SS - more race - than road car. This car demands the whole man. The 1930 Bentley Blower. And Sunbeam Tiger. A large V8 heart beats In this dainty English Roadster.

22:55 (UTC)

Car History

Mercedes S-Class

The Mercedes S-Class, the epitome of luxury, comfort and safety. The S-Class sets the standard for prestige and technology. Every model a bestseller, every model the status symbol of the rich and powerful.

23:20 (UTC)

4x4

Pick-up Trucks

Pickups are all-purpose utility vehicles. In Europe they are mainly used by industrial drivers, but in the United States trucks are as widespread as SUVs. What is the fascination behind these open pickup trucks? Off-road expert Kurt Sigl and Toyota specialist Alexander Wohlfarth find out, when they test the German VW Amarok and the classic Japanese Toyota Hilux on and off the road.

23:50 (UTC)

Tuning

Rust'n Roll

Don’t let you fool by the rusty bodyworks and old junk. The Rust’n Roll is not a simple junkyard, but an important venue for lovers of retro cars und so called rat look cars: really old and rusty cars. The older and rustier the cars look the more beautiful they are considered by the visitors of Rust’n Roll. Let us introduce you to this car meeting of a special kind.