Tag: SUV

Here’s Why This Rolls-Royce Phantom Has a Giant Wing

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Rolls-Royce is well known for its top-shelf bespoke abilities. The English auto manufacturer gives its customers anything and everything they ask for in their cars. Director of Global Communications Richard Carter once told us that there are no limits to what the company will build for its buyers, simply because it is not up to them to determine taste. And yet, never has the world seen a factory R-R with a wing that looks like it was ripped out of 2 Fast 2 Furious. Continue Reading »

2016 GMC Terrain Comes in 50 Shades of Grey

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GMC found an interesting theme amongst buyers of its Terrain compact SUV. Of the customers polled, the automaker learned that the Terrain’s exterior styling was the biggest factor in final buying decisions. So when it came to shifting a refreshed Terrain for 2016, GMC stuck to its guns and kept its designs crisp and clean, albeit quite grey.  Continue Reading »

Move Over, The Aristocratic 2015 Range Rover is Here: Review

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Seeing as Chicago was in the dead of winter, and snow and ice fell upon us as if it were one of the plagues of Egypt, my last few press vehicles had all been rugged 4×4’s. Obviously, the constant barrage of ice, and snow didn’t exactly make for the greatest conditions for any Hellcats or McLarens. Add to that the constant salting of the road, and you can see why the few Jeeps, the Chevy Colorado, and the luxurious Ford F-150 King Ranch were around. Continue Reading »

Lotus CEO Considering a Lightweight SUV

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“Simplify, then add lightness.” That was the mantra of Lotus founder Colin Chapman and one that the British sports car firm has embraced for over six decades. With that in mind, it isn’t exactly shocking to note that a sport utility vehicle has never played a part in the company’s lineup, ever.  Continue Reading »

It’s Official: A Rolls-Royce SUV is Happening

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When car companies announce a new model, they usually follow a standard formula. Shoot out a press release, update the website with some hardly revealing photos, and tease its eventual world debut. Rolls-Royce apparently does it quite differently.  Continue Reading »

Bentley Might Build an SUV Coupe, Unfortunately

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Bentley is one of a select few manufacturers that it pays to keep abreast of whatever the company’s engineers are doing. Whether it’s building super dominant race cars, or the next big grand tourer, you’re sure to get your money’s worth. However, one debut from the company has the entire automotive world a buzz. The Bentley SUV.

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Does the World Need Another Hummer?

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With a lineage stretching all the way back to the second World War, the Jeep Wrangler has achieved legendary status on the trail and most recently generated quite the sales buzz in Jeep showrooms. But does that mean there’s room for another niche off-road competitor in the US market? Continue Reading »

Mercedes GLE Gets an Epic Jurassic World Makeover

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If you’re as much of a Jurassic Park nerd as I am, you should be pretty excited about the new Jurassic World film, coming this June. As with any previous Jurassic Park, there’s bound to be some pretty sweet cars. And even a Triumph.

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Jaguar F-Pace is the Brand’s First SUV

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In 2013, Jaguar debuted its C-X17 crossover concept – a striking five-seat CUV with a somewhat ambiguous name – to rave reviews from fans around the world. Fast forward two years and now Jaguar’s director of design, Ian Callum, says the firm will bring that concept to reality in the form of the all-new F-Pace.  Continue Reading »

Rare Lamborghini SUV to Cross the Auction Block

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Across its early years, the Lamborghini formula – though radical – remained relatively the same: build an eccentric sportscar and heave a bombastic V12 underneath. It worked for the 350GT, the Miura, the Countach, and a number of other notable raging bulls. Continue Reading »