A Need for Speed

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Volvo XC60 Crossover

The redesigned 2018 Volvo XC60 includes new luxurious design features, both inside and out, an available plug-in hybrid and new engines. One size smaller than Volvo’s full-sized CX90 SUV, the 2018 CX60 redesigns its interior to compete with luxury vehicles. Leather seats, along with the panoramic sunroof, Apple CarPlay and automated emergency braking are all standard.

Audi | Q5

The Audi Q5 is everything that I expected from the brand. A beautiful leather interior and sleek exterior. 

The Long Way Home

That first roar of the engine starting up the SUV, was a great indicator that I was embarking on an excellent test drive. The 2017 Maserati Levante accelerates from 0 to 60 mph in 5.0 seconds and reaches 164 mph, the highest top speed in its class. Just about everyone is producing a line of SUV’s now; Jaguar with the…

Into the Wild

In 2008, Land Rover and Jaguar—historically an on-again, off-again pairing—merged once again, and it seems, this time around, there is more than just lot space being shared. No doubt, this most recent merger has inspired Jaguar to extend beyond the sports car and utilize shared technology to release the F-PACE. Jag enthusiasts that have been propelling the idea of an…

2016 Volvo XC90

All of the attention, all of the awards. We are honored. The all-new Volvo XC90 was named Motor Trend’s 2016 SUV of the year, yet again. Developed with a 316 horsepower, supercharged and turbo charged engine, a tablet like control system and luxurious Scandanavian design, the all-new Volvo sets a higher standard.

Street Lines

To offer a car under $40,000 among the prestigious Audi brand demonstrates their recognition to satisfy a growing market of economical customers who still demand high quality for what they can afford. The 2016 Q3 all-wheel-drive, compact crossover has been redesigned to stay a competitor in its market with alterations to the grille, bumper and lights in front and back,…

Range Rover 
Sport SVR

Neck-snapping acceleration and cackling exhaust pipes are the first signs that the Range Rover Sport SVR is a performance car dressed in SUV clothes. The snarling 550-horsepower V-8, borrowed from Jaguar F-Type, is capable of propelling this two-and-a-half-ton rig to 60 miles per hour is 4.5 seconds and has a top track speed of 162 mph. The eight-speed automatic is…

The All New Land Rover Discovery Sport

There is a new kid on the Land Rover block, with quite a familiar name. From 1989 to 2005, the Land Rover Discovery held court as the very capable, budget-friendly kin to the more expensive, and luxurious, Range Rover. I’ll never forget the day I drove my Army green 1995 Land Rover Discovery off the lot. Although the vehicle was 10 years old…