Tag Archives: SUVs

Aston Martin SUV will no longer offer electric powertrain

Aston Martin has dropped plans for an electric version of its upcoming SUV, which the automaker first previewed in 2015 with the electric DBX concept car. The information was revealed to Automotive News by Aston Martin CEO Andy Palmer in an interview published Friday. Originally, the SUV was meant to arrive with conventional engines and then add an electric...

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Kia Telluride could share K900’s longitudinal, rear-drive underpinnings

The K900 luxury sedan may not be Kia's flagship for the long haul. Orth Hedrick, the product planner charged with plotting out Kia's roadmap in the U.S., called a K900-based crossover “a natural thing.” Hedrick stopped well short of confirming a crossover SUV based on the K900's longitudinal, rear-drive architecture but...

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Last chance to buy a new original G-Class

Mercedes-Benz has just unveiled its first redesign for the G-Class since the original civilian model was launched in 1979. The vehicle boasts familiar looks but a modern chassis and all the latest tech you'd find in the rest of the Mercedes lineup. It won't reach showrooms until the end of the year, however, meaning you still have a chance to buy a brand...

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2019 BMW X5 spy shots and video

BMWs typically have a shelf life of seven years but that won't be the case for the current X5 whose successor is nearing the end of its development. Though heavily camouflaged, the prototype reveals a new, more dynamic look dominated by the pronounced shark nose hood and grille treatment. It also reveals that the redesigned X5 will grow in size...

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Report: Audi Q1 due in 2020

Audi sells a compact crossover SUV called the Q2 overseas. The vehicle is similar in size to the Q3 sold here but sportier and even more car-like in its demeanor. Audi sees room for an even smaller SUV, however, and plans to launch it in the coming years. The model will be called the Q1 and according to Auto Express we'll see it in 2020. The British...

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2018 Chevrolet Tahoe Custom Midnight is blacked out on a budget

Chevrolet Tahoe buyers looking for a blacked-out appearance package previously had to step up to the LT or Z71 models, but that changes with the 2018 Tahoe Custom Midnight. The brand announced the latest Tahoe variant on Tuesday, and Chevrolet hopes the black-out package on a budget will court additional buyers to its full-size SUV. Recall, Chevy introduced...

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2019 Mazda CX-3 brings a more refined interior

Mazda's CX-3 is a solid option for buyers in the compact crossover SUV segment, and that's before you take into account the good looks. The CX-3 gets a round of updates for the 2019 model year, which were unveiled on Wednesday at the 2018 New York auto show, and thankfully Mazda has kept the parts that work and set about enhancing things that could be...

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Alfa Romeo’s Nero Edizione package for Giulia and Stelvio debuts in New York

There's an easy way to anger up almost any vehicle. You add black. It's simple, but it works. Alfa Romeo understands this, which is why the Italian automaker has turned to a dash of the dark stuff for two of its models. Though Alfa Romeo isn't calling it "black", the dark shade is being welcomed and embraced on the Giulia and Stelvio. Specifically, it's the...

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2019 Acura MDX A-Spec debuts at 2018 New York auto show

More aggressive styling appears to be the order of the day. Many automakers are applying an extra dose of pumped-up sporting pretenses. The latest machine to get this treatment? The new 2019 Acura MDX A-Spec, which was unveiled on Wednesday at the 2018 New York auto show and is due in showrooms in the summer. This game is familiar by now. Revised fascias...

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Alfa Romeo’s Nero Edizione package for Giulia and Stelvio debuts in New York

There's an easy way to anger up almost any vehicle. You add black. It's simple, but it works. Alfa Romeo understands this, which is why the Italian automaker has turned to a dash of the dark stuff for two of its models. Though Alfa Romeo isn't calling it "black", the dark shade is being welcomed and embraced on the Giulia and Stelvio. Specifically, it's the...

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