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Sorry, Bentley! There's a new bad SUV in town and it costs a lot more than the Bentayga. In fact, you could purchase eight Bentley Bentayga SUVs for the cost of just one Karlmann King. That's because the whopping starting price for one of these Batmobile-esque SUVs is around $2 million. And according to Geek.com, the vehicle’s cost can go as high as $3.8 million. Talk about expensive!    With a starting price that high, you can certainly expect to find plenty of...

The Maserati Levante SUV is already a fan favorite but now, there’s even a faster, meaner version of this luxury SUV for fans to sink their teeth into! It’s the Maserati Levante Trofeo and it was unveiled at the 2018 New York International Auto Show. Maserati claims that this new version of its Levante is one of the most powerful and fastest production Maserati vehicles ever. So, if you were holding back on splurging on...

A family is in mourning after losing their loved one in a crash involving a self-driving Uber test SUV in Tempe, Arizona. It happened on March 18. The 49-year-old woman was reportedly walking a bicycle across a street in the Phoenix suburb when she was hit by the SUV, which had an emergency backup driver behind the wheel. Police said she was walking outside the lines of the crosswalk when the crash happened. Authorities also...

Ford expects SUVs to continue to be popular for years to come and that’s exactly why the company plans on launching what it calls an “onslaught” of them. That includes both off-road and performance versions. Ford is also revamping its truck lineup. In fact, it plans on replacing more than 75 percent of its current portfolio.   “By 2020, Ford will offer North America’s freshest lineup among all full-line automakers, with its average showroom age dropping from...

Since 1905, the Geneva International Motor Show has served as one of the world’s most important auto shows. It often gives us a glimpse of what we can expect to hit the United States. While there’s no doubt the motor show attracts plenty of European vehicles, there are always a number of others on display destined for sale around the globe. This was the 88th year for the motor show and, by no surprise, it...

Figuring out how much car insurance costs on average is not as simple as stating a number and saying that it is the present average. While it's possible, it's not going to give you the type of information which you are searching for, unless all you want is a general quote which could be off from the real figure by hundreds or maybe even thousands. You don’t want to be in that situation, trust us.   There...

Concept vehicles are always some of the most interesting and unique to check out at auto shows. Take a look at the Future Toyota Adventure Concept or FT-AC. It’s perfect for the young, tech savvy, and adventurous! It comes with features that would blow any social media enthusiast away. Interested in making cool YouTube videos? This sports utility vehicle has cameras that can capture every moment to help you rack up views. It even automatically...

As the news cycle is increasingly flooded with forthcoming SUVs in an unprecedented four wheel drive arms race, it’s time to take a beat to discuss a classic: the Land Rover Defender. Thankfully, it’s not electric. It doesn’t have air suspension, navigation, or, in some cases, even air conditioning. It won’t outrun a Mustang in a drag race or even a Prius. It’s slow, unrefined, and about as reliable as a used Maserati. All that...

We’ve already covered many of the SUVs that debuted at the LA Auto Show and now it’s time to look at some of the interesting concepts that were displayed. Concept vehicles used to be rather abstract, a flexing of a brand’s design muscles. However, this has changed over the years to much more toned down concepts that gauge the public’s interest in seeing a production model that retains the essence of the concept. This is...

We’re only halfway through AutoMobility LA, the industry conference that kicks off the LA Auto Show, which opens to the public December 1st, and already, quite a few SUVs have made their world debut. Here are some of the latest and what they mean for the current SUV landscape:   Subaru Ascent The brand’s first three row crossover is sure to succeed in the ever expanding segment. The smaller Forester SUV makes up nearly a third of...

It might be a little bit late, but it’s definitely warranted. Hyundai Motor Co. is jumping on the SUV bandwagon by planning to bring a number of crossovers or SUVs to the United States by 2020. The South Korean automaker says it will debut eight new or re-engineered models within three years.   Reasons for Push While Hyundai’s smaller vehicles including sedans and compact cars have been solid performers, they simply aren’t enough to satisfy many Americans who...

In case you’re unaware, Mercedes Benz announced an end to the production of the first generation G Class. The original G has been in production since 1979, making it one of the longest continually produced models in automotive history. However, you may be surprised that It isn’t actually manufactured by Mercedes Benz. Rather, it is built by a mysterious automobile company called Magna Steyr, an Austrian company based in Graz, Austria.   Magna Who? Magna Steyr, formerly...