2020 BMW X5 M50i and X7 M50i give SUVs a 530hp twin-turbo V8

Your SUV needs more power, and BMW wants to give it too you. The latest chess move in the German automaker’s strategy of M-all-the-things, the 2020 BMW X5 M50i and X7 M50i answer the age-old question of “why doesn’t my luxury truck do 0-60 mph in 4.1 seconds like the new Toyota Supra?” To make sure you’re never embarrassed in … Continue reading

Review: 2019 Mercedes-Benz GLS brings family hauling to the luxury segment

The 2019 Mercedes-Benz GLS can carry seven adults in comfort

The GLS is Mercedes' big, three-row sport utility. It's often overlooked because it's not as flashy or sexy as some other Mercs, but there's a lot of goodness in this big SUV. The 2019 GLS marks the fifth year of this SUV's current design, but we didn't find much that needs changing.

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2020 Mercedes-Benz EQC SUV First Drive: Luxury EV in motion

Whenever a carmaker unveils a new electric car, I tend to get excited. With the seismic changes in today’s automotive industry, the introduction of a new EV is more than just the usual fanfare of presenting a new model to the public. It signifies the current direction of a particular carmaker. In the case of Mercedes-Benz, it took some time … Continue reading

Contravans turns SUVs, minivans and AWD wagons into camper vans for $995+

Contravans shows a minivan camper with some extra space

Forget camper vans, Contravans builds camper minivans, camper SUVs and camper wagons. Following up on its cargo van conversion kits, it now offers full minivan conversions and lighter utility vehicle kits, furnishing the full spectrum of vehicles to the needs of outdoor adventurers. Whether you're driving a Subaru Outback, Toyota 4Runner, Dodge Grand Caravan or another urban or mountain-town vehicle, a Contravans kit makes it a functional, affordable camper for whatever cross country voyage you have your eye on.

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In photos: Dive into the world of Chinese cars and SUVs at Auto Shanghai 2019

Bordrin estimates a 435-mile (700-km) all-electric range on the iV7. We're not buying it, but that's ...

Attend a few auto shows, and you'll find yourself in much the same routine, bouncing across the floor from one major automaker to the next, looking for what's new and exciting. They're brands you've known since before you could see over the dashboard — the Fords, Nissans, Volkswagens, GMs, etc. etc. But the Shanghai auto show flips the experience on its ear, and those staple brands are thoroughly diluted in a larger pool filled with names you just don't see much of at other international shows — the SAICs, JACs, BYDs, etc. etc. Suddenly, you're a young kid at his very first auto show, where everything is new and wondrous.

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Lincoln rounds out its SUV lineup with compact Corsair

Technology in the 2020 Lincoln Corsair includes Phone As a Key, which does just what its ...

Lincoln took the wraps off an all-new sport utility at the 2019 New York International Auto Show (NYIAS). Slotting into Lincoln's lineup underneath the Navigator and Aviator, the new Lincoln Corsair is meant to round out Lincoln's luxury SUV lineup as a small SUV with a lot of technological punch.

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The Kia HabaNiro is a wild EV crossover: 5 things to know

Striking concept cars are auto show staples, and few are more striking than the Kia HabaNiro electric crossover. Revealed in New York this week, Kia’s vision of the future of electrified transportation is never going to be accused of being subtle. However, neither is it just a flight of fancy on the automaker’s part. Read on for the five things … Continue reading

Mercedes-Benz embiggens its biggest luxury SUV: The new 2020 GLS

Mercedes' biggest and fanciest SUV just got bigger and fancier

The biggest and fanciest Mercedes SUV just got bigger and fancier. The new 6- or 7-seat GLS is a colossal luxury tank with whopping big touchscreens and tablets everywhere, five-zone climate control, a learning-capable AI voice assistant, and electric assist for all engine variants.

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