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Photo of 2018 Range Rover Evoque courtesy of Jaguar Land Rover.

Range Rover Evoques Recalled for Tire Pressure Monitoring

Jaguar Land Rover North America, LLC is recalling certain 2018 Land Rover Range Rover Evoque convertibles with 20-inch wheels because the tire pressure monitoring system (TPMS) may be incorrectly set.

Photo of 2019 X4 Euro spec crossover courtesy of BMW.

BMW's 2019 X4 Starts at $50,450

BMW's 2019 X4 enters its second generation as a wider, longer luxury SUV offered in a standard and higher-performance "M" model with improved technology such as voice recognition and gesture controls, BMW has announced.

Photo of 2019 C-Class courtesy of Mercedes-Benz USA.

Mercedes-Benz Refreshes 2019 C-Class

The Mercedes-Benz C-Class will receive a midcycle update for 2019 that tweaks the exterior styling and brings more power and standard features, the company announced.

Photo courtesy of Lexus.

2018 Lexus RX Hybrid Starts at $51,615

The new three-row crossover is also available in a Luxury edition at $55,550.

Photo of G80 (left) and G90 courtesy of Genesis.

Genesis Unveils Plan for Dealer Network

Hyundai Motor America and Genesis Motor America have begun the process of selecting dealers to operate 100 stand-alone Genesis stores, which would be built out over the next three years, according to the company.

Photo on I-Pace courtesy of Jaguar Land Rover.

Jaguar Tests I-Pace SUV in Extreme Conditions

Jaguar Land Rover has put its I-Pace battery-electric SUV through testing in Arctic driving at minus 40 degrees Fahrenheit at its facility in Arjeplog, Sweden, the company has announced.

Photo of Jaguar F-Pace courtesy of Jaguar Land Rover.

Jaguar F-Pace SUVs Recalled for Instrument Cluster

More than 3,000 luxury SUVs in the 2017 and 2018 model years need updated software to fix a problem in which the instrument cluster malfunctions intermittently.

Screen shot courtesy of Mercedes-Benz via YouTube.

Mercedes-Benz GLC-Class SUVs Recalled for Headlights

The recall covers more than 8,100 GLC300, GLC300 4MATIC and GLC43 4MATIC vehicles.

Photo courtesy of Mercedes-Benz.

Mercedes-Benz Recalls 8,700 Vehicles for Door Locks

Dealers will inspect each left-rear door lock and replace it if needed, as part of a safety recall expected to begin this month.

Photo of 2019 G-Class courtesy of MBUSA.

Mercedes-Benz to Show Next-Gen G Class in Detroit

Mercedes-Benz will debut its second-generation 2019 G-Class flagship luxury SUV at the North American International Auto Show this month, the company has announced.

Photo of the pre-production X7 courtesy of BMW.

BMW Begins Building New Flagship SUV

BMW has begun building pre-production models of its X7 luxury SUV that's set to arrive later this year so BMW can better compete with large luxury utility models.

Volvo Offers Fueling, Washing Services in Seattle

Volvo will offer its owners in Seattle several concierge services through a smartphone app to fill the fuel tank or have the vehicle washed while the vehicle would be parked.

Photo of 2018 Ghibli GranLusso courtesy of Maserati.

Maserati Adds Electric Power Steering for 2018

Maserati is moving to electric power steering from hydraulic-based steering for its 2018 models to enable additional driver-assisting features for its Levante, Ghibli, and Quattroporte, the company announced at the Los Angeles Auto Show.

Photo of Alfa Romeo Stelvio courtesy of FCA.

Alfa Romeo Stelvio, Giulia Recalled for Braking System

Set to get under way Feb. 8, the recall covers 307 vehicles in the 2018 model year.

Photo courtesy of Acura.

Acura RDX to Get 'Extensive Redesign'

The Acura RDX will undergo an "extensive redesign" and will debut at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit on Jan. 15, Honda's luxury unit announced.

Photo of Audi Q5 courtesy of Audi.

Audi Q5, Q7 Earn 5-Star Safety Ratings

The 2018 luxury SUVs excel in crash tests administered as part of NHTSA’s New Car Assessment Program.

Photo courtesy of Audi.

Audi Integrates Infotainment Services with Amazon Music

Audi will integrate Amazon Music with several 2017 and 2018 models so drivers can listen to songs available from the streaming service while on the road, Audi has announced.

Photo of Audi A6 via Wikimedia Commons.

Audi A6, A7 Cars Recalled for Fuel Leaks

The recall, expected to get under way Feb. 5, covers nearly 48,700 luxury sedans in the 2012 to 2014 model years.  

Photo of 2019 X2 courtesy of BMW.

BMW's 2019 X2 Powered by TwinPower Turbo 4-Cyl.

BMW's 2019 X2 will be powered by a TwinPower turbocharged 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine paired with an eight-speed transmission to propel BMW's new luxury crossover, the company announced.

Photo of 2019 QX50 courtesy of Infiniti.

Infiniti Unveils 2019 QX50 in Los Angeles

Infiniti debuted its 2019 QX50 luxury crossover ahead of the Los Angeles Auto Show as the brand's first vehicle to incorporate Nissan's ProPilot semi-autonomous driver assist system.

Photo courtesy of Mercedes-Benz.

Mercedes-Benz Recalls GLC Series for Sun Roofs

The recall includes more than 9,300 luxury vehicles in the 2017 and 2018 model years.

Photo of the 2019 Volvo XC40 by Chris Brown.

Volvo’s Subscription Service Begins with XC40, Starts at $600

Volvo's Care subscription service will cost $600 per month and arrive next year as a pairing with the release of 2019 XC40 when the compact SUV hits showrooms in the early spring.

Photo of 2018 Lexus RX 350L by Paul Lim.

Lexus Extends RX for 2018 with Third Row

The 2018 Lexus RX L models now have the option of a third row. Lexus extended the body length by 4.3 inches at the rear and used a steeper tailgate window angle than on the two-row models.

Lincoln unveiled its new luxury SUV Nautilus at the Los Angeles Auto show. Photo by Eric Gandarilla.

Lincoln Unveils Nautilus SUV, Vehicle Subscription Pilot

Lincoln introduced its new 2019 luxury SUV at the Los Angeles Auto Show. The Nautilus replaces the Lincoln MKX. Lincoln also announced the launch of this vehicle subscription service pilot in California next year.

The next-generation 2019 Mercedes-Benz CLS coupe made its debut at the Los Angeles Auto Show. Photo by Eric Gandarilla.

Mercedes-Benz Unveils Third-Generation CLS

Mercedes-Benz revealed its next-generation 2019 CLS at the Los Angeles Auto Show. The all-new four-door coupe seats five passengers for the first time.

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