Tag Archives: SUVs

2019 Opel Mokka X spy shots

Opel engineers are out testing the first model post the brand's sale to France's PSA Group. The model is a replacement for the current Mokka X which does duty in the United States as the Buick Encore. The Mokka X is one of the most popular models in the subcompact crossover SUV segment. It was only introduced in 2012 but Opel is keen to replace...

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Mahindra to build Roxor off-roader in Detroit

India's Mahindra, known as a manufacturer of tractors, trucks and SUVs, last week opened its first manufacturing plant in the United States. Located in Detroit, Michigan, the plant will initially manufacture an off-road vehicle called the Roxor Off-Road. The first examples are due in 2018 and are to be sold exclusively in India. However, sales in...

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2019 Infiniti QX50 preview

Feast your eyes on the new QX50 from Infiniti. The small SUV makes its world debut at this week's 2017 Los Angeles Auto Show and goes on sale next year, as a 2019 model. The 2019 QX50's arrival is a watershed moment for Infiniti, as it also marks the introduction of several key technologies that will define the brand's vehicles for the next...

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This Jeep CJ-5 "Brew-ser" sets new standard for all home bars

The first thing that Eric Younger wants you to know about his CJ-5-turned-tavern is that no actual Jeeps were harmed in the making of this bar. "No, we did not ruin a Jeep for it. It's built completely out of junk parts, other than the tires and the wheels," he said. Younger owns a 4x4 specialty shop, D and C Extreme in Colorado Springs, Colorado, and built...

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Lamborghini Urus hits the dirt with Terra mode

To build excitement ahead of the reveal of its new Urus on December 4, Lamborghini has been dropping a series of teaser videos highlighting the SUV's various driving modes. The Urus will feature the new Neve, Terra, and Sabbia modes, which translate from Italian to "Snow," "Earth," and "Sand," respectively. They...

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2019 Subaru Ascent 3-row SUV teased ahead of 2017 LA Auto Show

Subaru's Ascent 3-row crossover SUV is almost here. The Tribeca replacement has been confirmed for next week's 2017 Los Angeles Auto Show and will be on sale next year, as a 2019 model. Teaser shots give us a glimpse of the design. However, spy shots of prototypes plus a thinly veiled concept unveiled during April's 2017 New York...

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Lamborghini Urus accidentally revealed in Corsa mode video

Lamborghini has inadvertently revealed its Urus weeks out from the SUV's December 4 debut. The automaker has been running a teaser campaign in which it's been highlighting the Urus' various driving modes in a series of videos. The most recent video highlighted the Urus' Corsa track mode and reveals the design of the vehicle itself...

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2019 Hyundai fuel cell SUV spy shots

Hyundai's new hydrogen fuel cell-powered SUV has been spotted testing for the first time. The vehicle is due on sale in early 2018, so its reveal can't be far. This is backed by the lack of camouflage gear on the test vehicles. An appearance at next week's 2017 Los Angeles Auto Show is a strong possibility given the fact California is one...

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2019 Hyundai Kona Electric spy shots

An electric version of the Hyundai Kona subcompact SUV is coming next year, and we've just spotted a prototype. We know the prototype is for an electric Kona because it's missing exhaust tips. It also sports a high-efficiency wheel pattern, and the spot where the Kona's grille normally sits is almost completely concealed. Look for the...

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2019 Lincoln MKC preview

Lincoln's MKC has been substantially enhanced for 2019, bringing major improvements to the looks department as well as safety. The enhancements constitute a mid-cycle update for the luxury compact SUV and will be reaching showrooms in mid-2018. The most obvious change is the new grille that looks like it's lifted straight off the Navigator. However...

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