Luxury Car Video Reviews
2019 BMW M850
The new 2019 BMW M850 is one serious piece of German machinery. Prices range from $111,900 for the coupe model up to $121,400 for the convertible. This new version of their GT car is at the top of the BMW range and more luxurious than any other car in the BMW line-up.
The engine is a 4.4-liter TwinPower Turbo V-8 mated to BMW’s xDrive (intelligent all-wheel drive system). 0-60 MPH takes just 3.6 seconds.
2019 BMW i8
The BMW i8 is what a car of the future should look like. Even though the i8 has been around for a few years now, the styling is still as forward-thinking as any car on the road today. Driving is also an unique experience because the i8 is a plug-in hybrid. There is an on-board engine to charge the batteries. When the electric motors and turbocharged 3-cylinder engine are combined, the i8 makes 369 horsepower.
The 2019 BMW i8 is priced between $147,500 for the Coupe seen here and $163,300 for the Roadster convertible model.
Acura RLX Sport Hybrid vs Lexus GS450h
Want a mid-sized hybrid luxury sedan that costs around $60k? That price rules out most German luxury cars, but there are some great choices from Japan, including the Acura RLX Sport Hybrid and the Lexus GS 450h. Let’s take a first drive in each of these luxury hybrids and see what each bring to the table.
2019 Genesis G70
The 2019 Genesis G70 makes a big impact with its low, wide, and purposeful stance. Under the hood, you can choose between a 2.0-liter turbocharged 4-cylinder or a 3.3-liter twin-turbo V6 that makes 365 horsepower and 376 lb-ft. of torque. 0-60 MPH takes only 4.7 seconds, and top speed maxes out at 167 MPH.
In addition to performance, luxury features abound. You will notice premium details like quilted Napa leather seats, brushed aluminum trim, and an 8-inch touch screen. All of this and more makes the 2019 Genesis G70 compact sports sedan very promising.
2018 Lexus LC 500
The 2018 Lexus LC 500 is one of the most gorgeous cars out there, with performance chops to match. Starting at $92,000, the RWD LC sits between the Lexus LFA supercar and the Lexus RC coupe.
Under the hood is a 5.0-liter V8 engine that makes 471 horsepower and 398 lb-ft of torque. The transmission is a 10-speed automatic. Fuel economy estimates are 16 MPG in the city and 26 MPG on the highway; these are impressive numbers considering the amount of power under the hood. The interior is fabulous with fit, finish, and materials that are top notch.
2018 Genesis G80
The Genesis G80 is a superb choice for value-focused luxury sedan shoppers who put peace of mind ahead of brand status. Priced between $41,750 to $59,500, the G80 competes with similar luxury cars like the Alfa Romeo Giulia, Cadillac ATS, and the Mercedes-Benz C-Class.
The 5.0 Ultimate model seen here is powered by a 5.0-liter V8 engine that makes 420 horsepower and 383 lb-ft. of torque. Fuel economy for the AWD HTRAC model checks in at 15 MPG in the city and 23 MPG on the highway.
2019 Buick Regal GS Sportback
If you seek an unpretentious and confident mid-sized AWD luxury sedan with the versatility to rival a crossover, the Regal GS Sportback is a solid choice. It's a real looker too, no question about it.
The GS nameplate dates all the way back to the 1960s and Buick V8 muscle cars. Starting at $24,990 for the base model and up to $39,070 for the GS AWD model seen here, today’s Buick GS is an entry level European luxury sedan. Powered by a naturally aspirated V6 engine that makes 310 horsepower and 282 lb-ft. of torque, the GS' fuel economy checks in at 18 MPG in the city and 27 MPG on the highway.
2018 Audi S5
Audi is on a roll as of late, and if you haven’t been paying attention to this German luxury car brand, you've been missing out. The 2018 Audi S5 coupe is packed with technology and has a base price of $54,600.
The S5's engine is a turbocharged 3.0-liter V6 that makes 354 horsepower and 369 lb-ft. of torque. The transmission is a ZF 8-speed automatic.
2018 Audi S4
The Audi S4 is all new for the 2018 model year. With a careful balance of sleek styling, interior refinement, and precise handling; the S4 is taking the compact luxury sedan segment to new heights. The Audi S4 competes against the BMW 340i xDrive and the Mercedes AMG C43.
This S4 3.0T Premium Plus model has an MSRP price of $50,900. It's powered by a turbocharged V6 that makes 354 horsepower and 369 lb-ft. of torque. 0-60 MPH flies by in 4.4 seconds. Inside, the S4 the interior is everything you love about the A4 with an added sporty touch.