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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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World Rallycross … going Ev

  The World Rally-cross Championship could incorporate electric cars into the series as early as 2020, say some reports … World Rallycross promoter IMG is in talks with the FIA and manufacturers to flesh out the vision. Together they’re discussing the EV racing format, the cars themselves, and how the event will fit into the larger race weekend. Peugeot, Volkswagen, […]

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More Defender talk … from below

    In a recent article from 4×4 Australia, a few more tantalising facts came out for the new Defender from people within the Land Rover household.   Land Rover Australia’s product and planning manager Brett Lewis-Driver has confirmed the new Defender is in the pipeline when asked at the recent launch of the new Discovery […]

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Ferrari SUV … its coming

  Just a few weeks after more talk that Ferrari has some sort of SUV or crossover in the making, Bloomberg released its own report of the same thing. The news outlet spoke with anonymous sources that said the plan is to release an SUV in 2021. Several years ago the SUV market was scoffed at by […]

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Spectre Defender … up for grabs

  One of the bad guy’s Defender from the 2015 James Bond film Spectre is up for sale. How much do they want? No idea, and they don’t know, so it’s going under the hammer on 6th September. If you take a google around, you can find top copies asking £69k !! The 2014 Land […]

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Mercedes … E-Class All-Terrain 4×4² concept

  While Mercedes best known for their luxury and performance cars, as we know, they also produce some capable off-roaders. Since its birth, the G-Class (or G-Wagen) has shined, with the 300k rolling off the line recently.While most owners may never push a vehicle like that to its limits, knowing what it’s capable of is half the fun. […]

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A Regal Defender … from Startech

  The German top end tuners Startech, famed for their tweaks to “G” Wagons etc, have turned their magic on to the lowly Defender. The Land Rover icon was never offered in an exclusive trim, such as Autobiography, deemed to be far too utilitarian, but with the huge following the Defender now has, Startech have […]