2010 BMW X5 M vs. 2009 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT8, 2010 Land Rover Range Rover Sport Supercharged, 2009…

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2010 BMW X5 M vs. 2009 Jeep Cherokee SRT8, 2010 Rover Range Rover Supercharged, 2009 Porsche Turbo S

Survival of the Fleetest: hairy-mammoth hot rods defy and the laws of physics with glee.

Let’s be clear: In the of mammoths, we understand the distinction woolly and hairy. Woolly were the elephantine creatures disappeared about 8000 to years ago. Guys ’em with pointed which was reportedly a hairy

But hairy also applies to collection: the BMW X5 M. the Jeep Grand SRT8. the Land Rover Rover Sport Supercharged. and the Cayenne Turbo S. Mammoths a one under 4700 pounds or by less than 420 horsepower. And all of astoundingly quick on their particularly for creatures in this class. Astoundingly quick, come to think of it.

The slowest of the lotif slow is the wordrumbles to 60 mph in 5.1 seconds.

What it all mean? In an age of escalating alphabetic CO2, NOXthis foursome may seriously out of step and as ripe for as the old woollies. There would be big fees attached to their weighty price tags it not for their exempt statusthey’re

The best EPA ratings belong to the mpg city and 19 highway, numbers are hard to associate with the “best.” Three of the four 14 mpg during our 450-mile tour of Michigan, and the fourth, just 13.


You could excuse this thirst if there was real involvedheavy towing, for example. But not the case, and, in fact, at one of these muscle-bound mastodons is for just 3500 pounds. You can tow much with a minivan. some of the others can drag a lot than thatthe Porsche and the Rover are both rated for poundswe’ll bet you won’t see many of super-utes held back by

They are not rational. They for going improbably fast, for the Corvette driver in the other when the light turns Jaysez! What the hell was

We should note that the precedent was established long Remember the Lamborghini LM002? as an off-road-capable military scout it sported a 5.2-liter Lamborghini fed by six Weber carburetors (remember to the tune of 444 horsepower and 368 pound-feet of

The people who develop vehicles for applications don’t seem to too much about mass, and was true with this 6780 pounds, which our contemporary quartet look dainty.

But even burdened well over three the V-12 was able to push big Lambo to 60 mph in 7.7 seconds, which was quick in 1987. More it looked like nothing on U.S. roads, making its price tag and 8-mpg thirst to seekers of exclusivity. But, of a gallon of gas was about a buck then, and it was a much different

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