Land Rover … no more concepts

  While the auto industry continues to grow and expand with new and original products, a number of automakers still refuse to play by the rules. China springs to mind whenever idea theft is mentioned relating to the automotive market. Rather than coming up with original designs, some automakers shamelessly copy designs from other manufacturers, simply adding their […]


Yamaha … the Cross Hub pickup

Yamaha are well known the world over for their motorcycles and small engine plant etc. They have produced a concept car previously, that being a small sports car. Recently Yamaha hinted they would be bringing a new concept vehicle to the Tokyo Motor Show. Again it was expected the company would have something similar. As […]


End of the G-Wagens … is nigh

  After nearly four decades on the market, the Mercedes Benz G-Class is ready to slip into retirement. The first model to go is the top end AMG G65. The G-Wagen has only received minor updates over its life, doing just enough to keep things on the fresh side. Compared to modern SUVs and crossovers, the G-Wagen does not […]

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The last Mercedes Maybach G650 Landaulet

For all those G-Wagen fans, if you were saving the hard earned cash to buy the Maybach variant, the last available Mercedes Maybach G650 Landaulet has been sold. A private Belgian buyer paid a whopping €1.2 million, or about £1.06 million at Bonhams, with all proceeds being donated to the children’s sports charity the Laureus Sport for […]


Rezvani Tank … radical muscle 4×4

  The Tank is the latest radical vehicle from Californian auto coachbuilder Rezvani. After making a name for them selves with their aggressive styled and named sports cars like the “Beast”,the company has been considering adding an SUV to the line up since February 2016, now they finally have, and it’s called the “Tank”. The […]


Ineos … want their Defender

  Jim Radcliffe is still adamant that he will be building an off-roader modelled on Land Rover’s classic Defender, and it could be rolling off British production lines if the head of petrochemicals giant Ineos can win government backing for it. This is not the first time Jim R has rattled the top brass at […]


Discovery SVX … unveiled

  Jaguar Land Rover’s Special Vehicles Operations unit provides well heeled fans with high performance versions of their favourite British models. Now the SUV side of JLR gets its latest special model in the Discovery SVX , the company calls it the most capable vehicle so far.   The Frankfurt Motorshow was the chosen stage to […]

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Bollinger 4 door … on its way

  Earlier this summer, Bollinger Motors unveiled its B1 all electric sport utility truck on which we reported. The off roader masterfully combines retro looks and rugged usefulness with the latest in battery electric powertrain technology. The two-door truck has a configurable cab that allows for an open bed, or an enclosed cabin with a second row of […]


2019 Subaru Forrester … spyshots

  The Subaru Forester has been around now for some time in varying guises and has built up a solid fan base from the rural green welly brigade. With the 4×4 functionality and car like looks the Forester continues to prove its popularity amongst the country and outdoor folk. After a slight refresh last year, […]

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Spy-Shots … The Rolls SUV

  Latest spy shots of the Rolls Royce SUV, Cullinan. Spotted in the US about halfway between Los Angeles and Las Vegas, just south of Death Valley, and, being late August, suggests that the Roller was doing some hot weather testing.   We’ve seen other photos of the SUV before, but these pictures give us the […]


Spy shots … 2019 Suzuki Jimny

  Many Suzuki lovers have been eagerly awaiting what the auto manufacturer has built for the new Jimny variant. Well here it is … This brand new version looks to retain much of its predecessors’ capabilities. In addition to the bolt on body, ladder frame chassis, it features a solid rear axle, no reference to […]


Chinese chasing Jeep

  For some time now China has had several companies desperate to break into the world market for vehicle sales. After a ropey start with copy-cat vehicles such as Range Rovers and other top brands, one automotive company is going straight for the jugular. An unnamed Chinese company stepped forward with an offer to buy […]