SUVs

The Porsche Macan S nails the sports crossover sweet-spot

The Porsche Macan S nails the sports crossover sweet-spot

It's no secret that Porsche's SUVs have been quietly underwriting the automaker's more enthusiast-focused cars for some time now. Models like the Cayenne and Macan have found a healthy audience of drivers seeking the driving experience and the badge of a Porsche, but who need more practicality than from, say, a Cayman. You could call it compromise, but spend some time in the Porsche Macan S and you might start to wonder if it's the sports car drivers that are missing out.

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2021 Mercedes-AMG GLE 63 S and GLS 63 First Drive: The sports car grew up

2021 Mercedes-AMG GLE 63 S and GLS 63 First Drive: The sports car grew up

The sports car had a good run, but its days are numbered. Time and trends are callous in their disregard for nostalgia: drivers are voting with their wallets, and they're voting for super SUVs like the new 2021 Mercedes-AMG GLE 63 S and GLS 63. With 603 horsepower to play with, can you really blame them?

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2020 Honda CR-V Hybrid First Drive: Strategically Green

2020 Honda CR-V Hybrid First Drive: Strategically Green

You'd be forgiven for not realizing the 2020 Honda CR-V Hybrid was, well, a hybrid, and that's by design. Side by side with the gas-only crossover, this freshly electrified version bears all the hallmarks of simply being a fancier trim. The Honda badge is now blue-edged, while the rear bumper is different and hides the tailpipe; Touring trim splashes on some extra chrome, too. It all begs the question: how loud does your hybrid really need to be?

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2021 Genesis GV80 pricing revealed: Get ready for a luxury SUV shake-up

2021 Genesis GV80 pricing revealed: Get ready for a luxury SUV shake-up

Genesis has announced US pricing for the 2021 GV80 luxury SUV, and while we expected it to be competitive, we didn't think it would be quite this strong. The new SUV will kick off at under $50,000, Genesis confirmed today, in a move that will likely leave rival automakers like Lexus, Acura, and others feeling more than a little nervous.

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2021 Mercedes-AMG GLE 63 S Coupe is a 174mph reminder that SUVs aren’t dull

2021 Mercedes-AMG GLE 63 S Coupe is a 174mph reminder that SUVs aren’t dull

Mercedes-AMG has revealed its latest toasty four-door coupe, with the 2021 Mercedes-AMG GLE 63 S Coupe promising 603 horsepower along with an unexpected degree of off-road performance. Taking the GLE as its starting point, AMG throws in its 4.0-liter V8 twin-turbo with EQ Boost, and thus cuts the SUV's 0-60 mph time to 3.7 seconds.

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VW ID. RUGGDZZ could add electric off-roader to “Icon” EVs

VW ID. RUGGDZZ could add electric off-roader to “Icon” EVs

Volkswagen's ID range could get a new, rugged crossover to help demonstrate that electrification isn't just for the city, with a VW ID. RUGGDZZ tipped to join a flagship subset of the automaker's EVs. Though production of the first ID only began recently, Volkswagen has a long list of potential models to add to it, based on its recent concept cars.

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Ford Bronco reveal imminent – and there’s a cunning plan

Ford Bronco reveal imminent – and there’s a cunning plan

The new Ford Bronco could make its debut in March, insiders claim, the culmination of a lengthy teaser campaign for the SUV, and a baby brother is expected to follow shortly after. Returning a classic - and well-loved - nameplate to Ford dealer lots, the new Bronco is part of the automaker's push to double-down on utility vehicles, which it has been prioritizing over more traditional (and typically less profitable) cars.

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Refreshed 2021 VW Atlas debuts at the Chicago Auto Show

Refreshed 2021 VW Atlas debuts at the Chicago Auto Show

VW has announced that the facelifted 2021 Atlas debuted at the Chicago Auto Show this week. The SUV is a seven-seater vehicle and has a bolder design and interior upgrades along with advanced technology. VW also fits the Atlas with new driver-assistance features while maintaining the space inside the vehicle.

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The 2021 Cadillac Escalade has a golden goose problem

The 2021 Cadillac Escalade has a golden goose problem

The Escalade is Cadillac's golden goose. Other models in the automaker's range have struggled to find purchase, as it tries its best to pitch a vision of "American luxury" that will distract buyers from the German segment mainstays. Escalade demand, though - even as the outgoing model aged, and this replacement neared - has remained solid.

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2021 Cadillac Escalade official: Legendary SUV gets more space and tech

2021 Cadillac Escalade official: Legendary SUV gets more space and tech

Cadillac has revealed the 2021 Escalade, the latest generation of its best-selling SUV, with a tech-packed cabin and a more eye-catching exterior. Perennially popular in Caddy's line-up, the Escalade now grabs some of the automaker's newest features like the second-generation Super Cruise system.

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This is LeBron James’ Super Bowl GMC Hummer EV ad

This is LeBron James’ Super Bowl GMC Hummer EV ad

GM is bringing back the Hummer name, but it's not the gas-guzzling monster it once was: instead, as GMC is hammering home in its Super Bowl 2020 ad, this is a whole new electric Hummer. Confirmed last week, the Hummer EV will be launched under GMC's brand and aims to reboot the reputation of a truck that was hardly known for being environmentally friendly.

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GMC Hummer EV official: All-electric 1,000hp truck takes on Cybertruck

GMC Hummer EV official: All-electric 1,000hp truck takes on Cybertruck

The Hummer is coming back, but this is not the gas-guzzling truck Arnold Schwarzenegger might remember: instead, the GMC Hummer EV will be all-electric. Promising a "Quiet Revolution," the new GMC truck will pair the classic name with an all-new electric drivetrain that will have enough power to take on the Tesla Cybertruck.

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