Monthly Archives: July 2015

2016 Chevrolet Trailblazer USA

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The 2016 Chevrolet Trailblazer might make its way back to North America. The upcoming model is likely to be based on the new-generation Chevrolet Colorado pickup truck. If these announcements come to fruition, the hotly contested SUV segment will be joined by another attractive model. The return of the 2016 Trailblazer could turn out to be quite successful if this model follows in the footsteps of some of its predecessors.

2016 Buick Envision Release Date

2016 Buick Envision

The Buick Envision concept was first revealed to the public back in 2011. Since the concept’s design featured a lot of futuristic elements, it was widely regarded that this crossover SUV will never become a production-ready model. However, General Motors did go on to present a vehicle for the 2015 MY at the 2014 Chengdu Motor Show in China.

2016 Infiniti QX70 Changes

2016 Infiniti QX70 redesign

The 2016 Infiniti QX70 is expected to bring much-needed updates that could help this model stay fresh for a few more years. The QX70 was actually known as the FX until 2014 when it received a new nameplate as part of Infiniti’s new naming strategy. It is currently in its second generation that made its debut for the 2009 model year. This style-oriented SUV has had much success over the years but hasn’t offered any substantial changes for quite a while.

2016 Mitsubishi Montero USA Price

2016 Mitsubishi Montero USA

Mitsubishi has recently revealed its plans for the upcoming premieres on various markets. What caught the attention of the US buyers was the announced return of the Montero SUV to North America. The 2016 Mitsubishi Montero is expected to hit the US showrooms in late 2015 or early 2016. Rumor has it that the base model should start around $50,000.

2016 Chevrolet Tahoe Changes and Price

2016 Chevrolet Tahoe price

Since the 2015 Tahoe came with only minor alterations and upgrades, we expect the 2016 model to offer much more substantial changes. According to some sources, Chevrolet plans to redesign many of its models during the next few years. The 2016 Chevrolet Tahoe is expected to be a part of the same process.

2016 Land Rover LR2 Release and Price

The next-generation Land Rover LR2 is due to arrive in the second half of 2015. The second iteration of this compact SUV has been available in the US since 2006. Meanwhile, the model has been sold as the Land Rover Freelander 2 in Europe. The upcoming 2016 Land Rover LR2 is awaiting its successor which will be sold as the Land Rover Discovery Sport.

2016 BMW X5 xDrive40e Release and Price

2016 BMW X5 xDrive40e Plug-in Hybrid price

The long-awaited 2016 BMW X5 xDrive40e is due to go on sale in late 2015. This model is actually the production-ready version of the BMW X5 eDrive concept that was revealed to the public at the 2013 Frankfurt motor show. It is a hugely important model for the German automaker. Namely, the 2016 BMW X5 xDrive40e will be the first company’s Plug-In Hybrid model that doesn’t belong to its ’i’ family. The base price on the German market, according to BMW, will be €68,400.

2017 Bentley Bentayga New Luxury SUV Release

2017 Bentley Bentayga SUV

After much debate and controversy, Bentley’s first SUV has finally been given an official namebadge. Namely, when it was first revealed as the EXP 9 F Concept, it was widely speculated that the production version should carry the same name. Later on, some sources hinted at a possibility that the model will actually be called the Bentley Falcon. However, the production model will be known as the 2017 Bentley Bentayga. This luxury SUV is currently in the final stages of development and its debut is anticipated at one of the upcoming motor shows by the end of 2015. The model is due to go on sale  and start production in 2016.

2016 Audi RS Q3 Facelift

2016 Audi RS Q3 specs

A minor facelift intended for the 2016 Audi RS Q3 is expected to bring some much-needed changes. The current model has been around since 2013 and the time has come for the German company to refresh the RS Q3 model. This high-performance small crossover has proven itself worthy of bearing the RS nametag. The base 2016 Audi Q3 is currently the smallest Audi’s crossover and it slots below the larger Q5 and Q7 models. However, that won’t be the case for much longer since the company has already announced the new Q1 crossover to make its debut soon. Also, besides the 2016 Audi RS Q3, the new Q7 is about to receive its own RS version.

2016 Mitsubishi ASX Redesign and Release

2016 Mitsubishi ASX redesign

Although the Mitsubishi ASX 2015 was anticipated as a wholly redesigned model, it actually came with a subtle facelift. However, after presenting the redesigned Outlander SUV, the company announced redesigns of several other models. The 2016 Mitsubishi ASX will be the first in line. It is expected to share much of its exterior styling cues with the larger Outlander SUV.