Berlin's mobile shower for homeless women
A shower, a meal, a counseling session, a safe space. The Berlin Duschmobil is a social initiative providing all of this and more for women in need. Is this a role model the rest of the world can follow to alleviate the issues faced by homeless people? Full video here!
Watts Up: Battery swapping good or bad?
Battery swapping is all the rage, but it isn't a new concept. REV analyzes the history of battery swapping, weighs its pros and cons,
and tries to understand what the future of EV technology might bring with it. Click here for full video.
Germany's 9€ Ticket - just a gimmick?
In summer 2022, Germany introduced a 9€ ticket to try and get more people to use public transport. DW REV tried to analyse whether this was just a gimmick, or a role model for the rest of the world to emulate. Click here for the full video!
Charlie Martin on being Trans in motorsport
Returning to the racetrack after transitioning was the hardest, but most rewarding thing Charlie Martin has ever done. But as she says in this interview, "What's the
point of living, if you're not living as you?" Click here to watch Charlie's inspirational
CS Santosh on life after death
CS Santosh, suffered a horrific crash at the 2021 Dakar Rally. When he came around, he didn't remember who he was. This is the story of how he must first find himself, and then someday get back to competing in the dunes. Click here to watch.
Watts Up: Are eScooters the way forward?
Electric scooters are being hailed as India's pollution solution. And Ather Energy, Ola Electric and Hero Electric are fighting to be number one. But what challenges lie ahead as the average Indian tries to embrace eMobility? Click here to watch.
IAA 2021: Top Trends
No longer a "motor" show nor an "auto" show, but a "mobility" show. That's just one of the trends I noticed at the 2021 IAA in Munich, which had an emphasis on green
tech and future mobility. Click here to watch DW REV's roundup.
IAA 2021: Top Cars
Popped over to Munich to try and spot a few new cars at the 2021 IAA. Here are the ones that we found the most interesting, abeit unconventional, summarized in this handy little video for DW REV. Click here to watch.
Mercedes-Benz EQS First Drive
Took the all-electric interpretation of Mercedes' S-Class out for a spin to see what all the fuss was about. Is the EQS really the best luxury electric car available?
And how will its tech filter down to other Mercedes models. Click here for the
What does Tesla's Indian advent really mean?
When the news of Tesla heading to India first broke, it caught plenty of attention. But can the very successful Silicon Valley startup really take the challenge to established Indian manufacturers who are also going the EV way? Click here to find out.
Porsche Taycan 4S vs Kia eSoul
A dash from Frankfurt to Berlin in two EVs. Can the Kia eSoul make it all the way to Berlin on a single charge? Can the Taycan 4S make multiple charging stops and
still be there first? Who will win - Ronny or Vaishali? Click here to watch.
Porsche Taycan 4S at the Nurburgring
The Nurburgring is hallowed ground for car enthusiasts and motorsport enthusiasts alike. What better place to try and put the Porsche Taycan 4S through its paces! Watch Ronny have a go at setting an unofficial open track day lap record in the Taycan 4S here. And as a bonus, click here to watch his POV video of the entire lap.
Can the Porsche Taycan 4S beat Google Maps?
A race against the clock, or a race against Google Maps in this case. We took the Porsche Taycan 4S from the Brandenburg Gate in Berlin to Schloss Neuschwanstein in Schwangau, in an attempt to see if we could beat Google Maps' predicted ETA for us. Things got very tricky. Click here to watch the full video on DW REV's YouTube channel.
Ronny vs Vaishali in the Toyota RAV4
The Toyota RAV4 hybrid is the world's best-selling SUV. We tried to put it through its paces somewhat unconventionally. Ronny tried only driving it in reverse, I tried to drive it without letting the internal combustion engine kick in at all. Watch here.
Things you shouldn't do in an old Peugeot 604
Back when the Berlin Wall still stood, and when the people of East Berlin had to make do with Trabbies, German head of state Erich Honecker drove an imported Peugeot 604. We gave it a go as well, and found out it's fun in a slalom. Link to video here.
DW REV CarLovers Ep. 1: Nissan Leaf
The first episode of DW REV's CarLovers features Ronny, me, and a Nissan Leaf. How much of the Leaf's battery power can I consume in a couple of laps at the Groß Dölln track, and can Ronny find an EV charger in the middle of nowhere? Click here.
WRC 2019 Rally of Spain
OVERDRIVE headed to the Rally of Spain in Catalunya to follow the fortunes of the Citroen team. Possibly not the ideal weekend during which to have caught up with Sebastien Ogier, but here's the interview for you to watch.