Articles about Premium SUV

The mighty 4x4 has completed its journey to Frankfurt
It's been like the build-up to a royal wedding. Anticipation is at fever pitch and everyone has their own opinion what it should be like. Yet on one thing, we can agree: the somewhat entitled assumption that no other nation
It can do 0-100kph in 3.8sec
Mercedes-Benz's twin-turbocharged V12 engine is dying. After the limited-run S65 Final Edition, you won't be able to get it in an S-Class, and of course the ridiculous G65 was canned with the arrival of the all-
Watch out for the world premier during the upcoming Frankfurt Motor Show
It's not news that the next-generation Land Rover Defender is on its way-we were certain we'd be seeing it soon.What we weren't sure of then was when exactly this new Defender will arrive. That changes today,
It’s all about luxury, performance, and top security
The BMW brand is usually associated with luxury and exceptional performance, but these aren't the only things the German carmaker does well-every once in a while, it produces security vehicles that are more than worthy to transport the world's
There's always a new niche to be filled
Not quite. The pinnacle for absurdly potent SUVs remains the Jeep Trackhawk, at 707hp. But at 680hp this Porsche Cayenne Turbo S E-Hybrid Coupe comes as close as makes no difference.It's a plug-in hybrid. Which means a heavy
We drive a development unit on a test track
Today we're on a section of 'Developing World' track. It's actually at Gaydon in Warwickshire. "We keep having to tell the track graders not to repair these tracks," says Andy Deeks, who's in charge of the new Defender's
Another premium SUV enters the market
Mercedes-Benz has just beefed up its premium-SUV stable in the Philippines.Auto Nation Group (ANG), the German luxury car manufacturer's official local distributor, has just launched the new seven-seater GLE. The vehicle will be available here in just
The German company’s biggest SUV to date
Yes, the BMW X7 has arrived on Philippine soil. SMC Asia Car Corporation, the German manufacturer's official local distributor, has brought in the brand's largest SUV to date, and it's a big deal-literally.The BMW X7 has been
There’s even the option to have that massive maw illuminated...
BMW calls it "crisply expressive" and "confident, commanding and muscular." We suspect you will call it many other things because, well, look at it. This is the new, third-generation BMW X6, and we sense it is not in the mood for
“We’ve got a regular Audi school bus that could tackle the Nürburgring”
In the battle of The Big Obnoxious Grilles, this is the BMW X7's chief enemy: the new Audi Q7. Just look at that octo-mesh on the front. They should have called it the Hannibal.But the tweaked Q7 is more
For 0-100kph in 4.8sec, all the way to a top speed of 250kph
Welcome to one of the most powerful diesel cars on sale in Europe-the Audi SQ8, a supposedly more stylish, five-seat version of one of our favorite performance SUVs.Which is, of course, the Audi SQ7. The SQ8 borrows its powertrain-
Practical excess is possible
Do me a favor. Family car? How is a near-£100k (P6.5 million) Mercedes a family car?If you have a family, and nearly £100k (P6.5million) to spend on a car to transport aforementioned family around town/on holiday/up
For passengers of the Virgin Galactic space program
Welcome to the latest thing from JLR's Special Vehicle Operations division-a Range Rover available exclusively to member's of Virgin Galactic's Future Astronauts program. Yep, this really is a car you cannot physically buy unless you are going or
The king among the German carmaker’s SUVs
What if you want a Mercedes-Benz S-Class with the view from a fifth-story apartment as you drive along? What if you want a car like the BMW X7? Might this be the next best contender?So many questions. Hoping
Can a car worth nearly P6 million be considered a steal?
BMWs have always had a certain mystique about them. Having called its offerings "The Ultimate Driving Machine" in the past, this German car brand has always prided itself in making cars that appealed to the gearhead in all of us-a fact
Still nimble despite its size
Have we reached peak grille yet? The X7 is BMW's biggest and most luxurious SUV, and it wants to be noticed. Even the BMW badge on the nose had to be made bigger to match this thing's outsize swagger.It'
The man has interesting taste in cars
Usually, we don't really care what celebrities do to their cars. It's none of our business, after all. But today is different, for actual real-life human being and possible future President of the United States Kanye West (ahem) has
Big, beautiful, and green
It's named All-Terrain, but the horizons of its ambition seems to stretch further. Hovering on its eerily lit plinth at the Geneva Motor Show, Lagonda's concept looks like a space capsule for some particularly sybaritic extraterrestrial aristos. It's
That price, though
How much are you willing to spend on one car? Probably a couple of million at most, right? Okay, say you're relatively well-off, then you can go a bit further for a BMW or a Mercedes-Benz-most people would
This is one macho SUV
If there's one thing German designers and engineers have taught us, it's that an elegant sense of style and a rugged demeanor can go hand-in-hand. BMW's offerings are a testament to this, and the all-new X5-
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