The Best SUVs Of 2013!

cr d9a8c309258d6ccbe5340f857079aec6 Mercedes Benz SuvThe various motor shows that were organized all around the world in 2012 were the chosen venues for a number of automobile giants who unveiled their respective SUV models for the 2013 model year. These companies included all the popular names like Mercedes, Porsche, Volkswagen, Mazda and Cadillac and their offerings of SUVs were quite amazing and each unique in their own way. Some were more practical, offering unparalleled fuel economy, while others focused more on power and style! We have compiled a list of the some of the standout SUVs for 2013 that we think will dominate the market for next year!

Cadillac Escalade 2013: The Escalade is a truck-based SUV and is expected to be one of the best SUVs from its competitors. It features a beast of an engine: 6200cc V8. This SUV possesses enough power to tow very heavy weights.

Buick Enclave 2013: Powered by an impressive 3600cc V6 engine, the Buick Enclave has made it high on the list of the most desirable truck-based SUVs of the year. The real hook of the Buick Enclave is its looks – it is just one of those vehicles that make you look twice.

Mercedes-Benz GL Class 2013: The GL Class is also a truck-based SUV that has clearly set a high standard for its competitors. The SUV comes in two models: one with a 3000cc engine and the other with a 4700cc engine.

Porsche Cayenne 2013: Luxury has never seemed so complete when it comes to the Cayenne. This is a mid-sized SUV, and is known for being utterly beautiful, stylish but sturdy. The beast comes in 3000cc and 4800cc models, which both ensure insane acceleration.

Volkswagen Touareg 2013: The German car maker Volkswagen made sure that their SUV offering is nothing but a spectacular blend of stylish looks and insane power. The SUV comes in a number of different models.

Lexus RX 350 2013: Lexus has managed to reach high on the list of mid-sized SUVs with its RX 350. The 3500cc V6 engine is perfect for the size.

Mazda CX5 2013: The Mazda CX 5 is a very practical and useful compact SUV that has proven to be a gem for the company. The machine won the Green SUV 2012 award for being the most fuel efficient and environment friendly SUV for that year. The 2000cc engine is enough to provide enough thrust for a good performing mid-sized SUV.

LandRover RangeRover Evoque 2013: The Land Rover Range Rover Evoque is an elegant compact SUV that comes with a 2000cc engine. Its long nose and fluid lines make this SUV one of the most stylish to be offered to the market.

BMW X1 2013: Yet another addition to BMW's impressive fleet of X-series vehicles, the compact X1 has been a favourite among buyers and critics. It features 3000cc engine and great compactness.

Besides these SUV reviews, there are many more amazing models that are counted among the best models. Examples are the Audi Q7, Ford Escape, Chevrolet Traverse and Toyota Highlander. SUV lovers definitely have a lot to appreciate and love in the coming year!

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2014 Porsche Cayman – Lightning Fast!

cr 47007bd1402e486638658db00b6ac52f Porsche Caymen 2014The Porsche Cayman is lightning fast and a thrill to ride being so close to the road.  It's sleek hood design and some really cool and comfortable sport seats show off the Cayman's inherent qualities.  The 2014 Porsche Cayman is truly special and provides the motor enthusiast with something fantastic to drive and experience as well as for onlookers to admire.

At the recent Los Angeles Auto Show, the 2014 Porsche Cayman was revealed which is lighter, speedier, more efficient and more powerful than its predecessor.  At $63K the S variant has appoximately 325 horsepower with a 3.4 liter motor that can achieve 60mph in 4.4 seconds.  The base model starts at $52K and includes a 2.7 liter(6 cylinder engine) 275 horsepower engine.  For either model the manual or PDK transmissons are available.

The Porsche Cayman Turbo model is geared by a 2.5 liter 4-cylinder (turbo boxer engine) which is capable of achieving approximately 348-hp and 368 foot pounds of torque. By adjoining to the PDK 7-speed dual-clutch transmission, a 0 to 62 mph sprint for the Porsche Cayman Turbo is possible in about 4.9 seconds.

The 2014 Porsche Cayman power is derived from a 2.7 liter engine comprehending 275 horsepower and allowing for a 0 to 60 mph time of 5.13 seconds (Sport Chrono Package). The 2014 Porsche Cayman S is powered by a 325 horsepower (3.4 liter engine) providing for a 0 to 60 mph time of 4.41 seconds achieved via the Sport Chrono package. The 2.5-liter turbocharged 4 cylinder version of the Cayman should be even faster than the S variant out now.  Prices start at $52,650 = Porsche Cayman and Cayman S = $63,750.

Resale pricing on Porsche cars remains among the best in the industry so making any purchase is a non-risk event for the auto consumer.

The new Porsche Cayman Turbo will make its debut at the 2013 Frankfurt, Germany Motor Show.


Photos of BMW 2013 Z4 ROADSTERBMW is in the midst of releasing its enhanced Z4 Roadster which will arrive in the Spring of 2013. The key updates include new exterior features, a wide range of interior changes (finishes and materials) along with a brand new Hyper Orange design offering.  The result is a stunning car that combines the sportiness of a coupe with the sheer joy of a convertible.  It will be a well finished, functional and luxurious vehicle.

The BMW Z4 Roadster will continue to be available in the United States with one four-cylinder and two inline-six power units. As standard, the engine is connected to a six-speed manual with an optional eight-speed automatic gearbox if available. The BMW Z4 has a classic two-seat roadster look combined with the aesthetics and features including a 2 piece powered retractable hardtop.  The exterior xenon headlights of the BMW Z4 Roadster comprehend a neat slim design and protrude well into the front wheel arch areas. The side indicators are newly designed.  Other new improvements include the Hyper Orange Design package and detailed paint finishing.  In 2013 the BMW Z4 will add an auto-dimming interior and aesthetically pleasing exterior mirrors.

With its classic looking long hood design combined with its short deck proportions, the BMW Z4 will leverage its design, weight and performance over real world road situations.  The enhanced BMW Z4 has changed over the years as it has progressed from a lightweight roadster to now a premium/luxury open-top touring vehicle.


One of the truly unique features is BMW Z4's power retractable hardtop.  The apparatus functions flawlessly and is very responsive.  The vehicle benefits because the cabin is protected from both road and wind noise coming from the outdoor environment.  All weather conditions are truly kept to a minimum with the hardtop feature.


At the end of the day the 2013 Z4 remains the flagship  and key sports car produced by BMW.



Models (3):  sDrive28i, sDrive35i, or sDrive35is.


sDrive28i comes from a 240-hp 2.0-liter direct-injection, turbocharged four-cylinder engine


sDrive35i is powered by a twin-turbo, 300-hp 3.0-liter inline six-cylinder engine, while the sDrive35is gets a 335-hp version of the twin-turbo 3.0-liter inline six


Engine: 2.0L I-4


Power: 240 @ 5,000 rpm


Transmission: 6-speed manual w/OD 0-60 7.0 seconds,; Eight-speed automatic or an advanced double-clutch seven-speed transmission


Drivetrain:  Rear-wheel


Seating:  2 passengers


Cargo:  8.05 cu.ft.


MPP:  22 City / 34 HWY


Price:  $43,580 – $59,075


Warranty: 48 months/50,000 miles



BMW Z4 – 2013 Features:


sDrive35i = + 18-inch wheels and tires

sDrive35 = + BMW Assist, Premium hi-fi sound system.

BMW Connected Drive


Driving Dynamics Control (normal, sport, and sport+ mode)


Adaptive brake lights


Two-piece lightweight-aluminum hardtop

Xenon Headlights


New alloy wheel and the M Sport package; light-alloy wheels includes a newly designed V-Spoke (18" wheels) combined with front and rear tire sizes


New paint finishes


Comfort Access keyless entry


Universal garage door opener


Power seats


Automatic climate control


Aluminum interior trim enhancements


Park assist





2012 Geneva Motor Show: 2013 Audi A3

2013 Audi A3

You see, we are kind of people who believe that internet is the place where you can get anything you want and unless you are ordinary people, there is no such thing as secret when its already leaked to the internet. After what we refer as “accidental” leaked images of the 2013 Audi A3 quattro, the Ingolstadt automaker still gave proper and official unveiled to its baby hatchback. Audi knows that the market demand and challenge for its new hatchback is far from simple, so the German automaker adds few things to make the 2013 A3 stands out among the other models in the market.

2013 Audi A3 engine and side view

You have seen the 2013 A3 hatchback from its leaked images which means that the overall size is the same, not change at all. What difference is the color where the white changed into bright and intimidating red. Now, we are curious with the engine and performance system because the refers this as the precious baby of Audi. But, looking at the complete name which is “Audi A3 T quattro”, we are not dealing with boring and slow hatchback.

2013 Audi A3 rear view

Audi chooses to power up the 2013 A3 hatchback with 1.4L engine with total power output at 122 horsepower and it is one of three different powerplant choices such as the 1.8L TFSI which offers 180 horsepower and the 2.0L TDI which unleashes 150 horsepower. All engines are equipped with front-wheel drive but the quattro version offers not only more powerful but also alternative-fuel powerplants. The transmission choices are either 5-speed manual or 6-speed S-tronic.

2012 Geneva Motor Show 2013 Mercedes-Benz SL63 AMG

2013 Mercedes-Benz SL63 AMG

The 2013 Mercedes-Benz SL63 AMG touched down on the floor of 2012 Geneva Motor Show safe and sound. Well, it is not what we have been hoping for as it is far from pretty, but surely it hides roaring power because we dealing with one of the AMG developments here. The first edition of the 2013 SL63 AMG for US market is going for auction which means that the standard price tag is not applicable. So, is there anything else on this unpretty 2013 SL63 AMG roadster sportscar which you should know about?

2013 Mercedes-Benz SL63 AMG interior

The overall design and styling of the 2013 Mercedes-Benz SL63 AMG is large, long, sleek, with mixture of sporty and muscular lines all over the body. Comparing to the previous version of the German roadster sportscar, the latest model is 275 pounds lighter which obtained from the massive use of the high-strength but lightweight aluminum parts. The total weight sets at 4,050 pounds which definitely helps the engine block under the hood.

2013 Mercedes-Benz SL63 AMG rear view

As we pop the hood of the 2013 SL63 AMG, Mercedes-Benz assigns the new downsized AMG powerplant of 5.5L V8. That particular engine delivers total power output of 530 horsepower. Not enough power? Don’t worry because you can stuff the optional AMG Performance Package which can boost your German roadster sportscar into 557 horsepower. It means that taking it for a sprint, it hit 60 mph in just 4.1 seconds which is a second faster if you don’t install the AMG Performance Package. The top speed is roaring at 186 mph on the Performance Package and without it, it reaches 155 mph.