BMW X6 M

    A lower stance, more aggressive fascia, and retuned exhaust system set the X6 M apart from the base model; just in case its 4.5-second sprint to 60 mph is not enough. The BMW X6 is a vehicular mongrel with purebred pedigree. Although BMW calls this a Sports Activity Coupe, most drivers will likely have their own idea about what the X6 M—the brand’s range-topping variant—is called once they take the wheel and discover that this is really a sport sedan standing on 20-inch tiptoes. The German brand’s flagship X6 gets an M badge, making it a stellar performer equipped with the 4.4-liter, twin-turbocharged V-8 that delivers stump-pulling torque practically standing still. And all-time, all-wheel drive means that this M is comfortable going just about anywhere an automobile can go. BMW does not overlook interior comforts, and exterior styling treatments with the aggressive M signature complete a very impressive package. Drive it like a sports car, and whatever you do, don’t call it an SUV. 

    Pros: Accelerates and handles more like a sports car than a utility vehicle.
    Cons: Looks like an oversize toad.

    From Around the Web...
    Photo by Scott Williamson/photodesignstudios.com
    The storied roadster appeared on album covers, in advertisements, and in TV shows and movies…
    An online contest will allow one lucky winner to race the new 718 Boxter with coaching…
    The lithe and fast 570S is the first of McLaren’s new entry-level Sports Series…
    Photo by Drew Gibson
    The one-of-a-kind car featuring actor Daniel Craig’s signature will likely sell for a huge sum…
    Thomas Mao never thought he could be the caretaker of such an important piece of automotive history…
    New models from the industry’s top brands made an impressive showing in Detroit…
    Photo by Randall Cordero
    Go behind the scenes with Robb Report for the inside scoop on the NAIAS…
    The Optimus Prime Peterbuilt and Bumblebee Camaro featured in the films will now battle for bids…
    Take to the track or tackle the snow while taught by a former Formula 1 racer and his team…
    Robb Report is on the ground at NAIAS, bringing you all of the top new luxury car launches…