Tag Archives: SUVs

2020 Audi Q8 spy shots and video

We got a preview of it at January's 2017 Detroit auto show in the form of a concept, and now some prototypes for Audi's upcoming Q8 have been spotted. The Q8 is a new range-topping SUV that Audi will reveal in late 2018. It will likely reach the United States early the following year, as a 2020 model. The prototype in the spy shots is similar in size to the...

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Byton electric SUV promised for 2019 with $45K starting price, loads of tech

Chinese electric car startup Byton on Sunday unveil a concept model previewing a fully connected electric SUV promised for launch in 2019 with a starting price of about $45,000. Byton is pitching its SUV as a smartphone on wheels, essentially making it a “smartcar.” Any company can build an electric car; Byton wants to redefine connectivity and...

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Hennessey ran a stock Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk to 175 mph

Hennessey Performance Engineering is back again shortly after showing us the world's fastest Christmas tree with a Dodge Challenger Hellcat. This time, there aren't any holiday decorations onboard for a top-speed run. It's just pavement and a bone-stock Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk. The premise is straightforward: how fast will the Grand Cherokee Trackhawk...

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Bentley Bentayga plug-in hybrid set for 2018 Geneva motor show

Buyers of the Bentley Bentayga will no longer need to feel guilty lugging their 2-ton-plus luxury SUVs around town as a plug-in hybrid option is coming up shortly. Bentley recently confirmed to Automotive News (subscription required) that a plug-in hybrid Bentayga will debut in March at the 2018 Geneva International Motor Show. It will make the automaker...

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Hyundai gives first look at new fuel cell-powered SUV

Hyundai will present a fuel cell-powered SUV at next week's 2018 Consumer Electronics Show. The vehicle, whose name will be revealed at the show, serves as the replacement for the Tucson Fuel Cell but is a standalone model with its own styling. It's due on sale in limited regions later in 2018. Hyundai previewed the model with the FE Fuel Cell...

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2019 Mercedes-Benz G-Class leaked

The first photos of Mercedes-Benz's redesigned G-Class have leaked ahead of the vehicle's January 15 debut at the 2018 North American International Auto Show. The photos were published on Dutch website AutoWeek.nl and reveal in full the design of the new off-roader. The look is hardly surprisingly as it was already known the design team was...

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How Mercedes is boosting the off-road prowess of its 2019 G-Class

The reveal of Mercedes-Benz's first full redesign for its iconic G-Class is almost here. The new SUV makes its debut on January 15 at the 2018 North American International Auto Show in Detroit but Mercedes has already let slip some of the details. The redesign represents the most significant change to the G-Class line since the original civilian model...

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Get ready for the Mercedes-Benz G-Class debut on January 15

The mighty Mercedes-Benz G-Class is in for its first major redesign since the vehicle was introduced in civilian form in 1979, and the new version of the iconic Gelandewagen will be revealed to the world on January 15 at the 2018 North American International Auto Show in Detroit. In the lead up, Mercedes has released a video that highlights the...

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Nissan executive confirms new Frontier, hints at new Xterra

Saying the current Nissan Frontier is long in the tooth is an understatement. The mid-size pickup truck's platform dates back to the mid-2000s, while rivals boast platforms developed within the last couple of years. Nissan truck fans fear not because the brand has plans for an all-new mid-size pickup, and it's coming very soon. Nissan senior vice president...

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First details on Alfa Romeo’s X5 rival

Alfa Romeo has at least two more SUVs in the works, one positioned below the Stelvio and another above it. The SUV positioned above the Stelvio will be a mid-size offering to rival the BMW X5 and Mercedes-Benz GLE, and it will be launched some time before the end of 2020, if Alfa Romeo keeps to its most recent schedule. Auto Express managed to learn a few...

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