Best Midsize Luxury SUVs

The best midsize SUVs have a combination of modern technology, spacious interior and compelling performance to satisfy a wide range of lifestyles. Whether you’re driving your kids to soccer practice or just transporting a lot of your things, a midsize SUV can tackle almost any job. At Blue Grass MOTORSPORT, we supply the best European midsize luxury SUVs — Audi Q5, Porsche Cayenne, Land Rover Range Rover Velar and Alfa Romeo Stelvio. If you’re in the market for a midsize SUV, check out our list of best midsize luxury SUVs of 2018.


2018 Audi Q5

2018 Audi Q5
Seating

Seating 5

MPG

MPG 23 City/27 Hwy

AWD

AWD

HP

HP 252

The dynamic performance and driver-centric technology of the newly redesigned Audi Q5 will exceed your expectations of a midsize SUV. It has an impressive list of driver-focused features available such as Audi Virtual Cockpit, Apple CarPlay™ and Google Android Auto™, Head-Up display and MMI® all-in-touch. With the available hands-free tailgate release and up to 60.4 cubic feet of cargo space, the Q5 can meet the demands of the most active lifestyles. You and your passengers can have a peace of mind knowing the Q5 has a variety of safety features like Rear Cross Traffic Assist, Vehicle Exit Assist, Audi pre sense® basic and Audi pre sense® city. The sleek design and driver-focused amenities make the 2018 Audi Q5 an instant hit.

Key Features

  • Audi Advanced Key — Keyless Start, Stop and Entry with Handsfree Tailgate Release
  • Towing Capacity — Trailer Hitch Provision with 4,400 lb Maximum Towing Capacity
  • Audi connect® with Six-month Trial of Passenger Wi-Fi Hotspot
  • Up to 60.4 Cubic Feet of Cargo Space
  • Audi Virtual Cockpit with 12.3-inch Digital Cluster
  • Quattro® All-wheel Drive with Ultra® Technology

2018 Porsche Cayenne

2018 Porsche Cayenne
Seating

Seating 5

MPG

MPG 14-18 City/21-24 Hwy

AWD

AWD

HP

HP 300-570

Completely revamped for 2018, the Porsche Cayenne is one of the highest-rated SUVs in its segment, thanks to its impressive handling, wide selection of engines and comfortable cabin. The Cayenne has ample supply of available technology features such as Porsche Rear Seat Entertainment Plus, Connect Plus and a new Porsche Communication Management unit. Regardless of the destination, passengers will feel the comfort of their own home in the upscale cabin of the Cayenne. Soft touch leather surfaces with seat ventilation deliver the utmost comfort and satisfaction. You will not only feel comfortable in the cabin, but confident knowing the Cayenne can tackle any trailer or boat with a towing capacity of up 7,716 lbs.

Key Features

  • Towing Capacity of 7,716 lbs
  • 3.6-liter V6 Engine
  • Porsche Communication Management with Navigation Module and Connect Plus
  • Sport Seat System
  • Power Liftgate
  • Glove Compartment Cooled by the Climate Control System

2018 Land Rover Range Rover Velar

2018 Land Rover Range Rover Velar
Seating

Seating 5

MPG

MPG TBD

AWD

AWD

HP

HP 247-296

Meet the middle sibling of the Land Rover SUV lineup. Slotting in between the Range Rover Sport and the Range Rover Evoque, the new Range Rover Velar has a personality of its own. Sleek yet refined, the design of the Range Rover Velar is setting the standard for Land Rover models to come. Wherever your adventurous side takes you, the All-Terrain Progress Control system can help you conquer the muddiest and snowiest conditions. Plus with a versatile interior, you can configure the second and third row seats to make room for your passengers and your gear. The Range Rover Velar is loaded with modern technologies that will make your drive more enjoyable and convenient. Available features include Land Rover InControl®, Rear Seat Entertainment, Interactive Driver Display and Touch Pro Duo. The optional Activity Key is the perfect companion for outdoor enthusiasts. From kayaking to cycling, you’ll never have to worry about carrying your key fob ever again.

Key Features

  • Up to 48.9 Cubic Feet of Cargo Space (With two seats folded)
  • Activity Key
  • Land Rover InControl® with InControl Apps, InControl Remote & Protect™, and Pro Services including Wi-Fi Hotspot.
  • Towing Capacity of Up to 5,511 lbs
  • All-Terrain Progress Control
  • Suite of Driver Aid Systems


2018 Alfa Romeo Stelvio

2018 Alfa Romeo Stelvio
Seating

Seating 5

MPG

TBD

AWD

AWD

HP

HP 280-505

From Italian craftsmanship to hair-raising performance, the 2018 Alfa Romeo Stelvio is making a statement in the SUV segment. Being the first SUV produced in Alfa Romeo history, the Stelvio does not disappoint. Driver-focused features include an 8-inch wide-screen entertainment and information system, 7-inch information display and an all-wheel drive system that continuously monitors road conditions. Regardless of where you’re traveling, active safety systems like the back-up camera with rear park sensors, forward collision warning and blind-spot detection will give you a peace of mind. The cabin of the Stelvio delivers a whole new level of comfort. From the heated steering wheel to the leather sport seats, it promises comfort and satisfaction. And with the 40/20/20 split folding seats, cargo compartment storage hooks and rail system, you’re ready to transform any trip into a journey.

Key Features

  • Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto™
  • 2.0-liter Turbo Engine
  • Alfa DNA All-Wheel Drive System
  • Power Liftgate
  • 8.8-inch Wide-Screen Entertainment and Information System
  • Rotary Controller