New Range Rover coupe: first images of luxury two-door Range Rover

High-end, two-door Range Rover coupe under development by Land Rover’s SVO department has been spotted for the first time. Late last year Land Rover chief designer Gerry McGovern let slip to Auto Express that a new flagship Range Rover coupe SUV is in the works, and now our spy photographers have caught the upcoming two-door model undergoing winter testing. It’s our first look at the exclusive Range Rover coupe, which is still hidden underneath substantial masking in these images. However, looking closely at the shutlines reveals that the front doors…

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BMW iNEXT SUV concept to debut later this year

The iNEXT SUV concept will give us a sneak peek at BMW’s new autonomous and electric SUV, which is set to arrive in 2021. BMW will give us a glimpse at its new ‘groundbreaking’ autonomous vehicle, which has been referred to as the iNEXT, later this year. The new fully electric model will launch in 2021, debut BMW’s new vehicle architecture and take the form of an SUV similar in size to an X5, Auto Express can reveal. It will be one of 12 new fully electric vehicles from BMW…

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Limited Land Rover Defender Works V8 launched with 400bhp

New Land Rover Defender Works V8 marks company’s 70 anniversary and will be limited to just 150 cars. The iconic Land Rover Defender went out of production two years ago, but it’s not quite dead yet. To mark the company’s 70th anniversary this year, it’s launching the fastest and most powerful version it’s ever produced. The Defender Works V8 is a special model from the Land Rover Classic division, limited to just 150 examples. Starting at £150,000 – or £45,000 more than a Range Rover V8 Autobiography – it’s the…

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Lexus LF-1 Limitless points to new luxury SUV flagship at Detroit 2018

There’s no limit to Lexus’ luxury SUV ambitions, if it’s 2018 Detroit Motor Show concept car is anything to go by… This is the Lexus LF-1 Limitless, a Detroit Motor Show concept that hints at a future flagship SUV for the Japanese luxury brand. The LF-1 Limitless is designed to sit above the RX in Lexus’s line-up – in effect, a companion for the recently updated LS limousine. The concept is 5,014mm long – so 20cm shorter than the latest LS, but longer by a similar amount than the current…

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Alfa’s new large SUV to spearhead electrification plans

New flagship Alfa Romeo SUV featuring a 400bhp mild hybrid powertrain on its way to sit above the Stelvio and rival the Audi Q7. Alfa Romeo bosses have confirmed a new large SUV will spearhead a trio of new models from the Italian brand and it will be the first to usher-in electrified powertrains, Auto Express can reveal. Based on the same architecture as the Stelvio SUV, development of the new flagship SUV model is already under way. It will be the largest vehicle Alfa Romeo has ever produced and…

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