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SUVs with Third-Row Seating

The expansion of many SUV seating capacity from five to seven or eight by adding third-row seating is something that has become common practice in the automotive industry. While these SUVs with third-row seating have a larger footprint, they are also more practical for those with larger families or extended friend bases, or those looking for more cargo space (as the third row often folds or is removable).   Volvo XC90 The Volvo XC90 offers creature comforts, the ultimate in safety from the Swedish car maker, and premium standard features….

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ANDrive’s Automotive Holiday Wishlist

This holiday season the staff at ANDrive has gathered together their starry-eyed wishlist for gift vehicles. Different personalities call for different rides, and the following are four cars that represent the interests and cravings of our crew. From the sassy MX5 to the distinguished C63, these presents may not fit well into our stockings, but they will certainly bring a smile to our faces this December.   2016 Mercedes-Benz AMG C63 The posh C63 suits one of our staff member’s every need. The 2016 model is a seamless mesh of…

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3 Cars to Take Your Road Trips to New Heights of Luxury

Road trips are not necessarily known for their comfortable or lavish atmosphere. In fact, some people might even consider road trips to be “roughing it.” For those of you who don’t care to not enjoy every moment you spend in your vehicle, consider taking one of these three cars for a spin. You might just find you don’t want to do anything but road trips afterwards.   Porsche Macan The Porsche line of Macans features a glorious blend of sport and comfort. Ergonomic seats mold seamlessly to your body and…

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2016 BMW X6 M and X5 M make world debut

The 2016 BMW X5 M and the X6 M have made their world debut. The high-performance Sports Activity Vehicle (SAV) and the Sports Activity Coupe (SAC) will go on sale next year building on the already successful story on the huge models. The new 2016 BMW X6 M and the X5 M are powered by a 4.4 liter M TwinPower Turbo V8 with a paid of TwinScroll turbochargers making an outstanding 567-hp and 553 lb-ft of torque. Mated to an 8-speed M Steptronic transmission with Drivelogic, 0 to 60 mph…

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BMW Concept X5 eDrive Plug-in Hybrid to Debut in Frankfurt

BMW’s Concept X5 eDrive will debut a the Frankfurt Motor Show next month. The Concept X5 eDrive has a range of 19 miles on electricity alone, powered by a 95 horsepower electric motor capable of pushing the X5 to speeds of 75 miles per hour. The driver can select between three modes: an all-electric mode, a mode that allows the system to automatically to switch between the electric motor and the turbocharged four cylinder, or a “Save Battery” mode designed to preserve the battery’s current charge. No word on whether…

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