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2015 BMW X5 xDrive35i - Coin Lob Into Fountain of Sports Active Ute - Review

2015 BMW X5 xDrive35i: Rejuvenated Luxury Sports Activity Vehicle with "Ute-fullness." <br> <br> Base price has risen to $55,100. Previously optional Technology and Convenience packages are now standard for a net savings of $3300. Price of this well-optioned Mineral White Metallic tester: $70,975 <br>
– – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – Timeline, Fountain of Active Youth/ Utility: CIRCA 1999: “The Artist Formerly Formerly Known As Prince” prophesized it.  The “Little Blue Pill” [aka Sidenfil, or Viagra]” and the first luxury Sports Activity Vehicle, the... Read more »

2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo 4x2 - Trendsetting SUV Version 3.5 - Review

Donning our Sunday's best for mass: The 2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo, at St. Anthony Greek Orthodox Monastery, near Florence, Arizona. It's a desert oasis where cactus make way for olives and citrus groves.  Well contented, in Laredo 4x2 [rear drive] trim,  this premium mid-size SUV comes in at $31,000.
Evolution of the “Original SUV” Timeline: 1974 – the  Jeep Cherokee / Wagoneer SJ, that descendant of the Willys Overland Jeepster wagon, introduced “Sports Utility [Vehicle]” in advertising. Then in the care of American Motors Corporation. 1985 – American Motors sketched a successor to the smaller Jeep Cherokee XJ line., using this new method called... Read more »