Luxury Cars

2019 BMW X4 luxury SUV revealed, starts at more than $51,000
2019 BMW X4 luxury SUV revealed, starts at more than $51,000

BMW's decision to carve a sleeker shape from its X3 crossover once seemed curious but it's now commonplace. Now the 2019 BMW X4 shows that the concept not only endures, but also evolves. When it goes on sale in July, the 2019 BMW X4 will cost more than $51,400, including destination, which is...Read More»

2018 Genesis G90
Hyundai's Genesis brand to launch its own dealerships

Genesis, Hyundai's nascent luxury marque, is striking off on its own with a standalone dealer network. Since Genesis' launch as a brand in 2016, its cars have been sold through some 350 Hyundai dealerships across the country. Those dealerships were told last week that, in the future, Genesis models...Read More»

2018 Lexus ES
2018 Lexus ES 300h vs. 2018 Lincoln MKZ Hybrid: Compare cars

The 2018 Lincoln MKZ Hybrid and 2018 Lexus ES 300h are comfortable, luxurious cruisers with an ace up their sleeves. Thanks to gasoline-electric hybrid powertrains, these two cars are roomy enough for five passengers yet they're among the most fuel-efficient new cars available today. Both go about...Read More»

2018 Lexus RX
Lexus slices 2018 RX 450h hybrid price

The 2018 Lexus RX 450h is nearly $7,500 cheaper to buy this year than it was in 2017. However, good deals usually come come with a caveat and the 2018 RX 450h is no exception. The RX 450h hybrid now lists for $46,690, including a mandatory $995 destination charge. That figure puts the most...Read More»

2019 Lincoln Nautilus, 2017 Los Angeles Auto Show
2019 Lincoln Nautilus sets sail for luxury crossover SUV market

The 2019 Lincoln Nautilus name may be new for luxury crossover shoppers, but the two-row SUV should be somewhat familiar. This week at the 2017 Los Angeles Auto Show, Ford's luxury arm unveiled the 2019 Lincoln Nautilus, an updated version of the Lincoln MKX with a new name. The Nautilus adds a new...Read More»

2019 Lincoln MKC, 2017 Los Angeles Auto Show
New 2019 Lincoln MKC sports updated face, crash-safety tech

It didn't take long for the Lincoln Navigator's new looks to make its way across the rest of the lineup. The automaker revealed Tuesday, a week before the Los Angeles auto show, its updated 2019 Lincoln MKC, which sports a face cribbed from the larger Navigator and a raft of safety systems to bring...Read More»

2018 Buick LaCrosse Avenir
2018 Buick LaCrosse Avenir pushes brand further upscale

No longer content with bridging the gap between mainstream and luxury, General Motors' Buick brand is spreading its wings—and availability of its upmarket Avenir package. The 2018 Buick LaCrosse Avenir is the second Buick model to gain the range-topping trim level—Avenir is French for...Read More»

2011 BMW 335i sedan
BMW recalls 1.4 million cars, SUVs over fire risk

BMW is calling back about 1.4 million cars to address one of two issues that could cause them to catch fire, even when the vehicles are not being operated. The larger recall includes about 740,000 6-cylinder versions of the company's 1-Series, 3-Series, 5-Series, X3, X5, and Z4 models sold between...Read More»

2018 Mercedes-Benz GLC Class IIHS crash test
2018 Mercedes-Benz GLC SUV earns Top Safety Pick+ nod by IIHS

A major independent safety rating agency gave the 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLC Class crossover SUV its top award Monday. The IIHS said the luxury crossover earned its Top Safety Pick+ award, owed to the performance of the Mercedes GLC in multiple crash tests, its automatic emergency braking system, and...Read More»

2012 Infiniti FX
2012 Infiniti FX Gets Updates And A New Model

If you’re looking for a luxury crossover vehicle that caters to both drivers and passengers, it’s hard to ignore Infiniti’s FX series. Like the 2011 BMW X3, the Infiniti FX models manage to blend comfort with driving dynamics that make them entertaining to pilot. The styling may...Read More»

2012 Infiniti FX
2012 Infiniti FX Preview

The Infiniti FX luxury family crossover gets some styling and other updates for the 2012 model year. Subtle styling changes are inspired by the 2009 Infiniti Essence Concept, along with some new additions to trim levels. Specifically, the 2012 Infiniti FX sports a revised grille and bumper design...Read More»

BMW i Launch Event, Frankfurt, July 2011
BMW i3 And i8 Concepts: Live Photos From Frankfurt Debut

In the not too distant future BMW will be launching a whole range of environmentally friendly vehicles grouped under its new “i” division, the first of which will be an electric compact hatch dubbed the i3. Today, at a special press conference in Frankfurt, Germany, BMW took the wraps...Read More»

2013 Infiniti JX Concept teaser
2013 Infiniti JX Concept: Fourth Teaser Photo Of Luxury Family Crossover

In the fourth week of its “Power of 7” seven-week teaser photo campaign for the all-new, seven-passenger luxury family crossover, the 2013 Infiniti JX Concept, we get an even better view of what’s in store. Previous teaser shots provided a glimpse of the front, rear, and side rear...Read More»

2011 Hyundai Equus
Family Vehicles With APEAL: J.D. Power Study

The results of the J.D. Power and Associates 2011 U.S. Automotive Performance, Execution and Layout (APEAL) study are out and family vehicles make up the bulk of the list. The APEAL study takes a look at how “gratifying” a new vehicle is to own and drive and is based on owner comments...Read More»

2012 Hyundai Azera (Grandeur)
2012 Hyundai Azera To Debut At 2011 L.A. Auto Show

The Hyundai Azera represents a significant vehicle for the Korean automaker. In the U.S. market, it was Hyundai’s first foray into the luxury segment, and it was the first Hyundai sedan to break the $30,000 price barrier. As such, it paved the way for other luxury sedans, such as...Read More»

2012 Cadillac SRX
2012 Cadillac SRX Priced From $36,060

As luxury mid-size family crossovers go, the 2012 Cadillac SRX aims to please. A new, more powerful V-6 engine, additional standard features, and prices starting at $36,060, including destination, are even more enticements. The biggest improvement, compared to last year’s model, is the...Read More»

2012 Cadillac SRX
2012 Cadillac SRX Preview: New V-6, More Features

The Cadillac SRX might not be on the top of your luxury crossover shopping list, but it should be. We rated the 2011 version 7.5 out of 10 in our overall full review scoring, but the 2012 model irons out several of the issues that caused us to dock it points, perhaps most imporantly with the...Read More»

2013 Infiniti JX Concept teaser
2013 Infiniti JX Concept: Third Teaser Photo Of Luxury Family Crossover

Here it is, week number three of a “Power of 7” seven-week teaser photo campaign for the all-new, seven-passenger luxury family crossover, the 2013 Infiniti JX Concept. Previous teaser shots provided a glimpse of the front and rear of the JX Concept, while the latest gives a closer look...Read More»

Bentley Continental Supersports Convertible ISR and Derek Bell, New York Auto Show, April 2011
Benz Diesels, Bentley's SUV, 2012 Nissan Leaf: Car News Headlines

The 2012 Benz ML350 BlueTec clean diesel will pay back its price premium in less than three and a half years, Mercedes says. [TheCarConnection] The CEO of Bentley has confirmed plans for an SUV: cue the doom-y music? [MotorAuthority] A report says the 2012 Chevrolet Impala will get an EPA-rated 30...Read More»

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