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2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT

you don’t need two different vehicles to conquer both the urban jungle and the beaten tracks in the rural areas. just put your greens down for the 2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT and you are all set. powered by a 6.4-liter HEMI V8 petrol unit with Fuel Saver Technology, the 2014 model makes 470 horses (351 kW) with 630 Nm (465 lb-ft) of torque, and mated to an all-new 8HP70 eight-speed automatic transmission that offers on-the-fly shift-map changing and manual shifting via its steering wheel paddle controls. Continue reading 2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT

Jeep Wrangler Rubicon 10th Anniversary Edition

2013 Jeep Wrangler Rubicon 10th Anniversary Edition
Jeep Wrangler Rubicon 10th Anniversary Edition | US$tba | www.jeep.com

wait. didn’t Wrangler celebrates its 10th anniversary like donkey years ago? yes, they did but this ’10th’ is not for Wrangler but its for Wrangler that has been badged Rubicon. sounds complicated? really, it is not cos’ all you have know that the Jeep Wrangler Rubicon 10th Anniversary Edition is billed by its maker “the most capable Wrangler ever produced.” but if you really must dig into it, this limited edition off-road beast is equipped with a Pentastar 3.6-liter V6 engine with 285 ponies (212 kW) and 352 Nm (260 lb-ft) of torque on the tap. Continue reading Jeep Wrangler Rubicon 10th Anniversary Edition

Land Rover Defender XTech Special Edition

Land Rover Defender XTech Special Edition
Land Rover Defender XTech Special Edition | from £27,995.00 | www.landrover.com

Land Rover is the name synonymous with supreme off-road capability. however, if you are not content with what the standard Defender has to offer in terms of aesthetic, then check out the Land Rover Defender XTech Special Edition. available in 90 Hard Top (three-door) and 110 Utility Wagon (five-door) variants in Orkney Grey or Nara Bronze with Santorini Black roof, both which are colors unique to this model, giving this ride a heightened manliness and ruggedness. powered by a 2.2-liter turbo diesel unit that develops 120 horsepower (89 kW) and 360 Nm (265 lb-ft) of torque, matched to a six-speed manual gearbox. Continue reading Land Rover Defender XTech Special Edition

Bowler EXR-S

Bowler EXR-S
Bowler EXR-S | £155,000.00 | www.bowlermotorsport.com

want a ride that performs on the tarmac and equally capable of tearing through the Atacama Desert? then you will need a vehicle that is born out of arduous off-road competitions such as the Dakar Rally raid and the vehicle of choice is none other than the Bowler EXR-S. putting aside its race prepped EXR, Bowler now wants you to experience the same exhilaration and performance that Bowler’s drivers have experienced. powered by a Land Rover-sourced supercharged 5.0-liter V8 unit which is remapped by Bowler to pump out a cool 550 ponies (410 kW) and 625 Nm Continue reading Bowler EXR-S

2012 Jeep Wrangler Freedom Edition

2012 Jeep Wrangler Freedom Edition
2012 Jeep Wrangler Freedom Edition | from US$28,165.00 | www.jeep.com

by nature, most dudes get attracted to all things military and that usually translates to splashing every items in their lives with military green color or wearing camo fatigue to the malls. but not everything has to be given the olive green treatment to make its military lineage known and the Jeep Wrangler is one such example. celebrating its brand’s military roots, Jeep introduced the new Wrangler Freedom edition. Continue reading 2012 Jeep Wrangler Freedom Edition

2012 Range Rover Westminster Black Label Edition

2012 Range Rover Westminster Black Label Edition
(photos: Kahn Design) 2012 Range Rover Westminster Black Label Edition | £72,875.00 | www.kahndesign.com

whether you are a lover of big ticket commemorative items or just have the undying love for everything special edition, the 2012 Range Rover Westminster Black Label Edition by Kahn Design is a must have vehicle for you. based on a Land Rover Range Rover 4.4 TDV8 Westminster, the Black Label Edition features a host of upgrades on top of its standard form. these upgrades include 22″ RS 2-piece alloy wheels with 285 wide rubbers, RS aerodynamic styling package, LED daytime running lights, stainless steel quad rear silencers, RS quilted and perforated black leather with contrasting stitching, diamond gear selector, and Churchill time clock facia insert. Continue reading 2012 Range Rover Westminster Black Label Edition

Mercedes-Benz GL 63 AMG

Mercedes-Benz GL 63 AMG
Mercedes-Benz GL 63 AMG | US$tba | www.mercedes-benz.com

combining the best of off-road performance and luxury is what the Mercedes-Benz GL 63 AMG is all about. equipped with a AMG 5.5-litre V8 biturbo petrol unit that delivers a healthy 557 horsepower (410 kW) and 760 Nm (560 lb-ft) of torque, the GL 63 AMG makes a century sprint in 4.9 seconds and an electronically limited top speed of 250 km/h (155 mph), while offering a comfortable ride for up to seven passengers. Continue reading Mercedes-Benz GL 63 AMG

Mercedes-Benz G 63 AMG

Mercedes-Benz G 63 AMG
(photos: Daimler) Mercedes-Benz G 63 AMG | €137,504.00 | www.mercedes.com

you probably don’t need a whole lot of horsepower when you go off-road but we could use little more torque when scaling those undulating terrains and that’s where the steroid-induced Mercedes-Benz G 63 AMG will come in handy. equipped with a AMG 5.5-liter V8 biturbo unit that delivers a generous 544 hp (400 kW) and 760 Nm of torque, mated to the AMG SPEEDSHIFT PLUS 7G-TRONIC automatic gearbox that rocket the G 63 from naught to 100 km/h in just 5.4 seconds, sending it to an electronically limited top speed of 210 km/h. what we see here is the best of both world: the right power for tarmac straights and torque to handle what the terrain decides to unleash upon you and your G 63. Continue reading Mercedes-Benz G 63 AMG

Lamborghini URUS Concept SUV

Lamborghini URUS Concept SUV
(photos: Lamborghini) Lamborghini URUS Concept SUV | US$tba | www.lamborghini.com

though luxury sports cars are still in demand, it doesn’t hurt for luxury sports car makers to jump into the SUV bandwagon, you know, for those just in case situation. besides, diversification helps with increasing market share and those rich young dudes will eventually matured into family-centered man someday, and would require something that can fit more than just two person. we have seen how Porsche did it, and more recently we witnessed Bentley’s interest in this department with its EXP 9 F SUV Concept, and now Lamborghini has decided it is time for them to step into that SUV spotlight with the URUS Concept SUV. Continue reading Lamborghini URUS Concept SUV

G-Star RAW: Raw Defender

G-Star RAW : Raw Defender
(photos: G-Star RAW) G-Star RAW: Raw Defender | from US$65,000.00 | www.g-star.com

we don’t even know if this is even still available but that doesn’t stop us from featuring it here. the G-Star RAW: Raw Defender is the result of the marriage between Netherlands-based jean maker and the Rolls Royce of off-road vehicle, Land Rover, and it features a specially concocted Pennine Gray paint works, has a brown leatherette roof, and sports unique punch holes on its radiator grill, front bumper, front under shield and vents. each vehicle is numbered with its own unique serial number, starting off with 3301. Continue reading G-Star RAW: Raw Defender