here are the 5 best shows for car freaks, according to the editors

It’s not just series or movies on Netflix ! The streaming platform has been diversifying for a long time now by offering different content adapted to everyone’s taste. Thus, to satisfy all its subscribers, the streaming giant has planned all kinds of programs, especially for car enthusiasts. With the success of TV shows such as Auto Moto, Wheeler dealers and Top Gearone of the essential elements of the genre, as well as the resounding success of Formula 1 with its documentary series Formula 1: Drive to Survive, of which two more seasons have already been ordered, Netflix has understood the impact of the shows on the car. That’s how she decided to produce and broadcast programs of this nature on her platform. Tele-Leisure therefore offers you a list of 5 very good shows about racing cars that you can (re)watch now on Netflix.

Car Masters: From Rust to Gold

The show revolves around the Gotham Garage team, who have built a number of props for film studios and TV shows over the years. The group, led by Mark Towle, gives classic cars modern makeovers in an attempt to raise their values ​​and ultimately earn the company big profits. A season 4 of eight new episodes was added on Wednesday, July 27 on Netflix. In this fourth season, the team is working on several projects, including making a customer’s Elite Laser 917 race-worthy.

Rust Valley Mechanics

The documentary series consists of three seasons and goes to Rust Valley, a huge area in the heart of a province in southwestern Canada, where viewers meet Mike Hall, a former artist who, with about 300,000 Canadian dollars (229,000 euros), opened his own car restoration shop called Rust Bros. The 60-year-old man can count on the help of his son, Connor, and his best friend, Avery Shoaf. Together they aim to restore old cars and sell them on to make money. Over the course of the seasons, they are joined by Cassidy, a 17-year-old apprentice who has missed his driver’s license several times, and whom Mike Hall wants to take under his wing.


In just one season, this reality TV show has managed to capture the attention of car enthusiasts. If you like the saga Fast and furious, This program is made for you! Co-produced by Charlize Theron, this competition features racing and drifting enthusiasts from a variety of professional backgrounds who test their limits in supercharged custom cars such as Chevrolet Corvettes or Mercedes AMG-GTs on the largest and most challenging obstacle course in automobiles, ever built. .

Europe by car with Paul Hollywood

Paul Hollywood, jury member of the program The Great British Bake Off from the BBC (corresponding to Best pastry chef in England) and car enthusiast, embarks on a road trip through Europe, visiting a number of countries that have a proud history of motorized vehicles.

Fastest car

This Netflix original show features drivers of exotic “supercars” taking on “sleepers” in a race. These cars include a Lamborghini Aventador, Lamborghini Huracan, Ford GT, Ferrari 458, Ferrari 488, Dodge Viper, McLaren MP4, McLaren 675LT, McLaren 650S and McLaren 720S. In each episode, three “sleepers” take on a “supercar” in a 400 meter drag race. The winners of each episode can then advance to the championship race held at the end of the season. You can now watch the 2 seasons of this American program.

Bonuses: Netflix offers many other shows on this theme, but also documentaries, e.g Formula 1: Drivers of their destiny, West Coast Customs, the fastest or the documentary film I’m in love with my carwhich analyzes how the automotive industry has shaped modern society.

Article written in collaboration with 6Médias

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