Tag: SUV

This Small, Saab SUV Could Have Saved the Brand


China; that’s where Saab is right now. The former Swedish sweetheart went the way of the dodo, only to be revived by some Chinese businessmen with aspirations of an all-electric future and stacks upon stacks of cash (which has yet to come to fruition, mind you). Continue Reading »

This Ford Bronco Ranger is a Flawless ‘70s Survivor


Some cars lead better lives than others. While many get put through the ringer of high-mileage commutes, brutal northern winters, or salty coastal breezes, others are used rather sparingly. They’re kept unmodified and carefully tucked away in garages. And this would appear to be one of those rare birds—an astonishingly clean 1979 Ford Bronco Ranger XLT.  Continue Reading »

10 New Trucks and SUVs for the Driving Enthusiast


Traditionally, “fun” cars haven’t always been practical. The inverse is also true, “practical” cars aren’t always fun, though there are exceptions. This becomes ever apparent when you go to pick up lumber in a Mini Cooper S or need to squeeze extra passengers in a Mazda MX-5. It’s just not happening.  Continue Reading »

Hennessey Turned the GMC Yukon into an 800-HP Super SUV


Some cars you’d expect to have a lot of horsepower on hand—the 707-hp Dodge Challenger Hellcat or 730-hp Ferrari F12berlinetta, for instance. A GMC Yukon though? With 420 ponies it’s certainly no slouch, but far from a modern heavyweight hitter. That is, until now.  Continue Reading »

The 2017 Ford Police Interceptor Utility is Going Stealth


With sirens blaring and lights flashing, it can be critical that a police cruiser be noticed immediately. Moments earlier however, and the name of the game may be discretion.  Continue Reading »

The Tesla Model X is a New Chapter—But It Hasn’t Rewritten the Book Just Yet


Your first impression of the Tesla Model X shouldn’t be one of glamorous luxury. It’s not the typical form you’d expect when it comes to a high-end SUV. It’s not huge and hulking like a Cadillac Escalade. But it doesn’t need to be. You see, the Tesla Model X is the direction the market should be going, and eventually will be going based on the current look of things. Continue Reading »

7 of Russia’s Most Awesome Off-Road Vehicles


When it comes to 4×4’s here in the U.S., it’s safe to say that Jeep is king. But when you cross the globe and see what those wacky Russians have to offer—well, it’s a whole new world of ridiculous and wonderful off-road vehicles. These are seven of our favorites. Continue Reading »

The Maserati Levante: Upholding a Legacy, Making a Bold Statement

Maserati Levante

Any time you hear the word Maserati, it conjures up images of graceful, powerful, luxury machines. It normally doesn’t make you think of a potential family hauler with kids stuffed in the back seat or a kayak strapped to the roof. But the Italian automaker wants to expand your perception of the brand with the introduction of its first SUV, the Levante. Continue Reading »

Lincoln Goes Wings Out in New York With 2016 Navigator Concept


With any luck, this will be the vehicle that Ford brings to market as its 2018 Lincoln Navigator SUV, minus the concept-y gullwing doors and cascading stairs, of course. Oh yes, meet the new 2016 Lincoln Navigator ConceptContinue Reading »

Russia Built Another Crazy Off-Roader—And They Want to Take it to the North Pole


Looks like those wacky Russians are at it again. If you liked the ‘Sherp‘ we featured a few weeks ago, then you’re bound to love this ‘Burlak,’ which looks pretty much like a ‘Sherp’ on steroids. Because it is. Continue Reading »