List of 4×4 shows to watch this weekend: Week 1

We’re officially one week into lockdown, about on the brink of another weekend inside.

Since you still can’t leave the home, we compiled a list of 4×4-related content you can watch over the weekend. The list includes content from YouTube, Amazon Prime and Netflix. Showmax doesn’t have that much car content, but it does give you access to the last three seasons of Top Gear.


Dust to Glory

This is a documentary featuring the Baja 100, the annual off-road race in Mexico.

Paying the full price

This documentary focuses on what it takes to win the Dakar Rally on a motorcycle. Short, but definitely worth the watch.

Amazon Prime


One of Amazon’s many car shows, 4×4 is already three seasons in. Every episode focuses on a different segment of the market. They cover everything from entry-level crossovers to hardcore 4x4s.

Afrique Merzouga Rally 2019

An in-depth look at another off-road race that takes competitors right to the edge. Below is a trailer for it. The full feature is only available to Amazon Prime subscribers.

GlobeRiders Silk Road Adventure – A Motorcycle Journey Istanbul to Xian

From Istanbul, Turkey to Xian, China, this eight-week motorcycle journey crossed the vast deserts of Central Asia, high mountain passes, and through crowded, bustling cities. Below is also only the trailer.

Race2recovery – Race to Dakar

The inspirational story of a group of injured ex-soldiers who take on the Dakar Rally.


Drive to survive

This isn’t strictly an off-road series, but getting a glimpse behind the scenes of F1 has been an eye-opening experience.

Paul Hollywood’s Big Continental Road Trip

This series only features the occasional 4×4, but it’s worth a watch for the adventure alone.

Comedians in Cars getting coffee

This series is as simple as it sounds. Jerry Seinfeld takes comedians out for coffee. This series features some iconic vehicles, as well as some extremely funny conversation.