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2017 Land Rover Discovery review: Soft on the inside, hard to kill

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2017 Land Rover Discovery review: Soft on the inside, hard to kill

In a nutshell, the 2017 Land Rover Discovery is rugged, capable, and much more like last year’s Discovery Sport model in terms of handling and fuel economy. Improvements have been made on several fronts, not the least of which in how the Discovery now handles itself on around town. Read the review at NewAtlas.com.

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Shot of nitrous propels Hyundai Ioniq hybrid to land speed record at Bonneville

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Shot of nitrous propels Hyundai Ioniq hybrid to land speed record at Bonneville

Setting the bar in the new production-based hybrid category approved by the Federation Internationale de l’Automobile (FIA), Hyundai took a 2017 Ioniq hybrid prototype to the Bonneville Salt Flats in Utah, injected some nitrous oxide, and let ‘er rip. The result is an FIA-approved production-based hybrid land speed record of 157.825 mph (253.995 km/h) and…

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Review: 2016 Lexus GX 460 blends Land Cruiser capability with Lexus luxury

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Review: 2016 Lexus GX 460 blends Land Cruiser capability with Lexus luxury

The luxury sport utility market is small, and the exclusive club of offroad-ready vehicles in it consists of only a handful of models. Of those, Lexus offers three strong contenders, including the well-established GX 460. After a week in this SUV, we learned the good and the bad. Read more at Gizmag.com.

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Review: 2016 Lexus LX 570 is a Land Cruiser on luxroids

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Review: 2016 Lexus LX 570 is a Land Cruiser on luxroids

The Toyota Land Cruiser is legendary for its prowess as a sport utility vehicle. The Lexus LX 570 is the premium brand’s take on that SUV. The new body styling, updated transmission, and roomier interior are high points for 2016 – none of which impede on the offroad capability of this rig. Read more at…

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The 2016 Toyota Land Cruiser Lives Up To Its Name

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The 2016 Toyota Land Cruiser Lives Up To Its Name

When people hear Land Cruiser, they think of serious off-road reliability and African safaris. And while today’s Land Cruiser is far from the square boxed, uber-tough LC of the old days, its capability and reliability are still legendary, as it should be. The 2016 Toyota Land Cruiser gets a new transmission, more safety technology, and…

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Review: 2016 Toyota Land Cruiser lets you safari in comfort

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Review: 2016 Toyota Land Cruiser lets you safari in comfort

The legendary Land Cruiser brings to mind visions of great adventures on the savannah, where lions roar in the evening and herds of water buffalo rumble by in the distance. The urbane looks of the 2016 Toyota Land Cruiser seem well and truly at odds with that image, yet underneath the rough-and-ready capability of the…

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2015 Land Rover Discovery Sport is great on and off the road

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2015 Land Rover Discovery Sport is great on and off the road

There are a lot of small crossovers available to those who want one, but for those who want a true sport utility with the capability of going offroad into harsh environs, the choices are limited. The 2015 Land Rover Discovery Sport is one of the few SUVs left in this class and it surprises with…

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