Tag: BMW X5

Subjective Much? Acura Compares 2022 MDX To Audi’s 2021 Q7

Acura has steered away from classic marketing when it comes to promoting the new-gen MDX, as they decided to compare it to the 2021 Audi Q7… in a very subjective fashion. Released at around the same time as the first-drive reviews of the SUV, the video posted on Acura’s official YouTube channel shows Katie Osborne, […]

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Does The 3D Design Aero Package Improve This BMW X5 In Any Way?

While BMW is already out testing the facelifted X5, we stumbled upon this sporty-looking Mineral White example equipped with the 3D Design Aerodynamic Package. The SUV has been on display at BMW Abu Dhabi and it’s an xDrive40i, which means power comes from a 3.0-liter TwinPower Turbo inline-six paired to the carmaker’s xDrive all-wheel drive […]

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BMW Starts Dropping Diesel Cars, 2-Series And M50d Models Affected

With the upcoming emission regulations making it harder for automakers to achieve the new targets, several brands have started dropping diesel engines from their lineups. The latest example is BMW, which is no longer selling the 2-Series Coupe and Convertible with oil-burning units in the United Kingdom. Thus, the two-door premium subcompact models are only […]

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European Climate Group Comes Out Against Plug-In Hybrids

European climate group Transport and Environment (T&E) is calling on EU governments to end subsidies and tax breaks for plug-in hybrids, with independent tests showing that these types of vehicles emit far more CO2 than advertised by carmakers. The tests were conducted by Emissions Analytics and involved three plug-in hybrid SUVs in the BMW X5, […]

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Fully Charging Your BMW PHEV’s Battery Could Spark A Fire

In the never-ending chase of meeting the new emissions targets, automakers keep rolling out electrified versions. However, on of the troubling issues since electrification dawned in the automotive world, namely that of fire risks, is apparently still with us. BMW, for one, recently issued a global recall for its plug-in hybrid models, as a problem […]

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Audi Q7/Q8, Mercedes GLE, BMW X5/X6, Volvo XC90, Lexus RX And Range Rover Sport Compete In Off-Road Trial

Finding an absolute winner when it comes to all-wheel drive systems can be extremely difficult, as various other factors such as engines, tires, weight and even the driver can prove just as important as the actual tech sending power to both axles. However, the guys over at the SUV Battle YouTube channel did a good […]

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