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CAR magazine is the world's most respected automotive magazine. Every issue is packed with first drives, fearless verdicts, exclusive interviews and stunning photography - it's the car enthusiast's essential modern motoring read.

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Print+ Subscription

Get the print magazine delivered to your door + FREE access to the digital subscription

£5 / 3 issues

Then pay £30/6 months. Saving £90.01 per year!


  • Get the print magazine delivered to your door with FREE UK delivery.
  • Instant access to the latest & previous issues via the CAR app. Easily control the text size, use audio mode to listen to each issue in the app!
  • Access to rewards, discounts and prizes

Digital Subscription

Customise your reading experience with the digital version of CAR magazine + instant access

£5 / 3 issues

Then pay £30/6 months. Saving £25.01 per year!


  • Get the print magazine delivered to your door with FREE UK delivery.
  • Instant access to the latest & previous issues via the CAR app. Easily control the text size, use audio mode to listen to each issue in the app!
  • Access to rewards, discounts and prizes

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About CAR magazine

From definitive tests of the new cars you'll want to drive and own, to epic driving adventures across the most demanding roads in the world, CAR magazine is the best car magazine that provides the insight and opinion that will inform your view of all things automotive. Steeped in history but forward-thinking, CAR covers everything from racing to technology, superminis to supercars - and it does so using the best writers in the business.

In every issue of CAR magazine, you will find:

  • The dedicated technology section brings you the latest innovations transforming your driving world.
  • Giant tests: we put the key new models through in-depth road tests against their big rivals.
  • Icon buyer: our new vs used shootouts make heroes of older cars, plus monthly intel on the greatest used car heroes.
  • The Good, the Bad and the Ugly: every new car on sale gets the treatment in our notoriously funny guide.
  • First drives: CAR gets first and exclusive access to the latest and most exciting cars for their first road tests

Whether you're looking for the latest digital edition or a monthly CAR magazine subscription, the quality and depth of the coverage on offer, makes CAR magazine the perfect choice, either for yourself or as a gift for the car enthusiast in your life.

Benefits of becoming a CAR subscriber

Attention fellow automotive enthusiast! If you're deeply passionate about cars and crave unparalleled insights, a subscription to CAR magazine is your ultimate ticket to an exhilarating world of motoring excellence. Here's why becoming a CAR subscriber is an absolute must:

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  • Unmatched Insight: Immerse yourself in first drives, fearless verdicts, exclusive interviews, and incredible photography that offers a unique perspective of the automotive world.
  • Never Miss an Issue: A subscription to CAR guarantees you’ll never miss a beat. Each issue is delivered instantly to either your digital device or to your door with FREE UK delivery. 
  • Digital Delights: Embrace the digital era with a Print + Digital or Digital-only subscription. Enjoy the convenience of accessing the latest and previous issues instantly on any device, and enjoy rewards, discounts, and even a monthly exclusive e-newsletter from the Editor that keeps you ahead of the automotive curve.
  • Customisable Features: Tailor your reading experience with new customisable features like audio narration for when you’re on the go, night mode for late-night indulgence, and adjustable text size for personalised reading comfort. 
  • *Embrace Sustainability: Join us in our sustainability mission! By subscribing to CAR’s digital magazine, you're not just expanding your knowledge, you’re also reducing your paper waste and carbon footprint, whilst indulging in the digital delights of our magazine. Read more about our commitment to sustainability here.

*Refers to our Digital subscription only.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Yes, if you have the email address of the recipient, we can send an e-card at the time of purchase or on a date of your choice. Please note that if your gift subscription comes with a welcome gift, the welcome gift will be sent to you to give to the recipient or to keep for yourself.

Print subscriptions: When you place your print order, you will be able to choose the start issue in the checkout and the expected delivery date will be shown.

Digital subscriptions will be accessible on the day of purchase. Once you have completed checkout, you will receive further instructions on how to access your digital magazine.

Print + Digital subscriptions: The digital magazine will be accessible on the day of purchase and the print magazine will start from the start date you select in the checkout. Once you have completed checkout, you will receive further instructions on how to access your digital magazine.

As standard with our digital subscriptions, you will receive:

  • Instant access to all the content via the app
  • Special bonus content via an email
  • Access to rewards

You may receive additional benefits depending on the brand. Please see the 'Subscriber Benefits' tab for a full list of benefits that you will receive.

Currently, digital subscription rewards can ONLY be accessed via the app. So please install the app on your phone or tablet.

All information regarding rewards, bespoke competitions and access to content will be available in the app and via email.

Yes – every issue of the magazine and all content is published in what we call ‘device-optimised templates’ on our app. This means that no matter the size of the screen you use, your magazine will be easy to read.

The app gives you the best of both worlds! You can either enjoy your digital magazine in old-fashioned ‘magazine view’, which is basically a PDF replica of your print magazine, OR you can read it in optimised template format. - We call this ‘digital-view’ mode.

On the app, when you’re reading the magazine in digital-view mode, you’ll see a header bar at the top of each article. Here you’ll be able to:

  • Select audio mode and listen to the magazine being read to you
  • Select the size of text you find easiest to read
  • Bookmark features you want to quickly return to
  • Switch to ‘dark mode’ to make it easier to read your content

You'll also be able to access the content almost instantly when you purchase either a Print + Digital or Digital only subscription.