Monthly Archives: July 2015

2016 Subaru Outback Review

2016 Subaru Outback review

The 2016 Subaru Outback comes only a year after the new, fifth generation of this model made its debut. The new Outback will once again prove itself as an excellent blend of a family wagon and an SUV. What’s new in the 2016 Subaru Outback is the latest EyeSight technology. Its function is to assist the driver, thus contributing to traffic safety.

2017 Chevrolet Equinox Release Date

2017 Chevrolet Equinox

The 2016 Chevrolet Equinox was presented to the public at the 2015 Chicago Auto Show. The new model came with minor upgrades and several styling tweaks. Most of the changes were focused on equipment updates and fuel efficiency enhancements. We expect the third generation of this five-seater SUV to make its debut during the spring of 2017. However, it is yet to be confirmed whether the the model will be sold as the 2017 Chevrolet Equinox or the 2018 Chevrolet Equinox. Anyhow, the redesigned model is not likely to arrive before the spring of 2017.

2016 Honda HR-V Price and Reviews

2016 Honda HR-V price

The Honda HR-V’s comeback was warmly welcomed by most of the SUV enthusiasts. The famous model was sold quite successfully between 1999 and 2006. Luckily, Honda finally decided to revive the HR-V SUV and offer it on most global markets. The 2016 Honda HR-V is expected to make its European debut during the summer of 2015.

2016 Audi Q7 e-tron Release Date

2016 Audi Q7 e-tron

The 2016 Audi Q7 e-tron diesel plug-in hybrid is due to arrive in early 2016. The German company has already presented the second-generation Q7 at the 2015 NAIAS in Detroit. Understandably, the new model drew a lot of attention from both the visitors and the experts. However, the aforementioned 2016 Audi Q7 e-tron 3.0 TDI quattro proved to be an even greater star at the recent Detroit Motor Show.

2016 Porsche Macan Changes

2016 Porsche Macan changes

The 2016 Porsche Macan is about to make its North American debut. Its premiere is scheduled for the 2015 LA Auto Show, and the model is expected to hit the showrooms shortly after. The most notable change comes with a new diesel engine under the hood of this luxury SUV. So, the new model will be sold as the 2016 Porsche Macan S Diesel.

2016 Range Rover Evoque Release Date

2016 Range Rover Evoque

The updated 2016 Range Rover Evoque made its debut at the 2015 Geneva International Motor Show. The upcoming Evoque once again offers three- and five-door models. Alongside the standard version, the buyers are able to opt for an XL as well as a convertible variant. The latter two versions should be offered somewhat later. All of the 2016 Range Rover Evoque models are available with either 2WD and 4WD configurations.

2017 VW Polo SUV

2017 VW Polo SUV release

Volkswagen’s range will be joined by the new 2017 VW Polo SUV. The model is currently under development and the concept version is yet to be revealed. Although the concept was originally expected to make its debut at the 2014 Geneva Motor Show, the automaker decided to reveal the VW T-ROC instead. This concept now serves as a preview of Volkswagen’s future SUV design philosophy. Of course, we expect to see some of its features in the upcoming Polo SUV crossover.

2017 Toyota 4Runner Redesign

2017 Toyota 4Runner changes

Based on the previous rhythm of replacing the Toyota 4Runner with new-generation models, we expect the sixth generation to make its debut for the 2017 MY.  Ever since its inception in 1984, the Japanese company has been releasing a new generation of this SUV once in seven years. So, the 2017 Toyota 4Runner is expected to be the first model of the sixth generation. As for the upcoming changes, it is reasonable to expect a thorough overhaul that is going to put the 4Runner more in line with the recently redesigned Toyota’s models.

2016 Lexus GX Changes

2017 Lexus GX redesign

The 2016 Lexus GX will undergo only minor cosmetic changes.  The current model is the only three-row SUV in the Japanese automaker’s family. It is expected to soldier on for a few more years but it remains to be seen what the future holds for it. The GX is a traditional body-on frame SUV and belongs to the luxury segment. It hasn’t received any substantial changes since its debut in 2010 and its current styling is the result of the 2014 facelift.

2017 Nissan Juke Release Date

2017 Nissan Juke release date

Although the 2016 Nissan Juke was widely perceived as the first model of the second generation, it seems we’ll have to wait a bit longer for the new generation of this popular crossover. The 2017 Nissan Juke, however, is due to arrive in late 2016 and hit the dealerships shortly after. That will mark the beginning of the Juke’s much-anticipated new generation.