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  The 2019 Cayenne and Cayenne S models debuted two weeks ago at the Porsche museum in Zuffenhausen, a spectacular affair that featured a full blown symphony with a dance company and enough A/V effects to give EDC a run for its money. The performance, entitled “Symphony of Life,” was followed by a lengthy speech by Oliver Blume, Porsche’s chairman of the board. In that speech, he detailed what a huge success the Cayenne has been...

The International Motor Show will begin in just 5 days and BMW planned to release information about the all new X7. However, someone leaked photos of the Concept X7 iPerformance to BimmerPost. Here are some of those leaked photos and our thoughts on the first full-size BMW SUV.   Contemporary Interior Design     The all glass roof lets a lot of light into the cavernous cabin, giving this SUV an airy ambiance. The dash boasts clean lines with little...

Shopping for a new vehicle can be a delightful mix of excitement and hair pulling frustration. On the latter end, there are so many resources available to do research it can become overwhelming. Thankfully, there are established sources available that can help you whittle down your vehicle search before you're bald. J.D. Power is at the top of the list. Since 1968, J.D. Power has been in the business of improving automotive products by supplying manufacturers...

On Tuesday evening in Stuttgart, Porsche let the cat out of the bag regarding details of its 2019 Cayenne SUV. Despite the SUV’s availability to dealerships being more than a half year away, it’s hoping the buzz created by the new model helps keep the brand in the forefront of prospective buyers’ minds. Weight Loss Porsche made the SUV 143 pounds lighter thanks to using aluminum in the body’s construction. The reduced weight will allow the SUV...

No one enjoys paying for car insurance. It’s the financial equivalent of a root canal. Not only can it be expensive, especially if you have a teen driver, your insurance policy can also be difficult to understand. On top of paying for something you're forced to buy, you might not know how it works. This becomes problematic when you go to use it because choosing the wrong level of coverage could end up costing more...

It turns out Volkswagen is ready to challenge small SUV manufacturers like Nissan. Though late to the game, Volkswagen announced it will make its smallest SUV to date, the T-Roc. The new SUV will go on sale in Europe in November and will be available worldwide soon after that, according to Bloomberg. Editor's Note: Rumors swirling about the industry suggest the T-Roc won't be brought to the US market. However, Volkswagen Group would be silly to not...

J.D. Power takes a distinctive approach to finding out which luxury SUVs are the best: they ask those who own them. Recently, they conducted their Automotive Performance, Execution, and Layout (APEAL) study. This study uncovers what owners enjoy the most about their SUVs and notes areas where they want improvements. To make the study more accurate, J.D. Power only surveyed owners who have had their luxury SUVs for 90 days or more. J.D. Power focused on...

SUVs have become the kings of the road due to their combination of size, safety, and versatility. Families enjoy the ample interior space, cargo compartments, safety features, and ease of access in and out of these vehicles. Others love SUVs because they have awesome power capabilities, while some marvel at the sporty style and technological goodies. One SUV that personifies all these traits is the 2018 Chevrolet Traverse. With many worthy competitors vying for buyers’ dollars,...

Picture a gentle, winding, two-lane road with trees on either side. As your SUV climbs up the hilly spine of the route, more breathtaking views come into view. This is Skyline Drive,  one of the most scenic routes in America. Skyline Drive is 105 miles long. Located on the crest of the Blue Ridge Mountains in Virginia, it takes drivers on a southern course starting from Front Royal and a northern course beginning at Rockfish Gap....

When you browse through safety ratings for SUVs, you’ll come across the acronym NHTSA. It stands for the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. As its name suggests, their main concern is improving driver safety. With that said, their mission encompasses many different objectives, from educational resources to safety inspections. Here’s a closer look at what the NHTSA is, how it functions, and the results from their efforts. Where did the NHTSA come from? The NHTSA is part...

An electric vehicle startup based in Upstate, NY recently revealed an awesome “sport utility truck” in New York City. Upon first glance, it looks like a big SUV. But the Bollinger Motors B1 has convertible cab panels that help transform its look. Those panels take it from a full cab to half cab and when in half cab mode, it looks a lot meaner than your typical pick-up truck. What’s possibly most surprising is this...

It seems Ferrari might be changing its mind on producing an SUV. At first, the manufacturer was against joining the SUV fray with the likes of other luxury companies such as Aston Martin and Rolls Royce. Even its president, Sergio Marchionne, quipped, “you’d have to shoot me first,” when someone asked him if Ferrari would ever produce an SUV. Sergio’s words, while dramatic, illustrated the manufacturer’s firm stance against joining the SUV party. Yet UK magazine Car...