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2017 Land Rover Discovery

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2017 Land Rover Discovery

The SUV formerly known as the LR4 is now the Discovery, making America’s version of the most famous of Rovers a part of the world again. To go with the name change, Land Rover made a few upgrades to the Discovery as well. The diesel engine sees some changes, handling and maneuverability are improved, and…

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Land Rover gets rough and ready in Frankfurt with Discovery SVX

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Land Rover gets rough and ready in Frankfurt with Discovery SVX

Unveiled at the Frankfurt Motor Show (IAA), the Land Rover Discovery SVX is the first Land Rover that will be built at the Special Vehicle Operations (SVO) division’s new Technical Centre. The vehicle is specially outfitted and engineered to be an extreme off-road-capable machine that lives up to Land Rover’s luxury status. Read about it…

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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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