How do you trick your family into buying a sports car? Well, here is a list of new crossovers that have deceptive dimensions and cushy ground clearance to act as comfortable family haulers. But at the same time, when the boring daily commutes are over and it comes to stepping on the gas pedal these machines mean business. Sports crossovers of 2023 put to work electrified or turbocharged powertrains to show off gut punching acceleration and thrilling driving dynamics.
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00:48 Dodge Hornet
2023 Dodge Hornet is closely related to the new Alfa Romeo Tonale, so it offers the same engine selection: the base 2-liter turbo 4 with 265 horses and the flagship PHEV with 285.
02:19 Lamborghini Urus Performante
The bar for super SUVs has been raised once again with the Urus adopting the Huracan moniker and presenting a new level of aerodynamics and driving capabilities. The 2023 Urus Performante is the fastest production SUV at the Pike’s Peak.
03:34 Kia EV6 GT
2023 Kia EV6 GT is the fastest production vehicle from Kia that accelerates to 60 in 3.4 seconds and tops out at 163 mph.
05:13 Maserati Grecale
2023 Maserati Grecale offers the brand’s usual trim hierarchy with the flagship Trofeo model powered by a 3-liter twin-turbo V6 sourced from the new MC20 supercar.
06:43 Lotus Eletre
With the 2023 Lotus Eletre, the company enters uncharted crossover-SUV waters and wraps up its internal combustion program.
08:32 Chevrolet Blazer EV SS
For 60 years Chevrolet’s SS aka Super Sport moniker has been associated with their highest performing autos. In 2023, the muscle car badge will be worn by the all-new mid-size SUV Chevrolet Blazer EV SS that rides on the electric Ultium platform.
09:53 Range Rover Sport First Edition
Adopting new underpinning and more aerodynamic bodywork, the 2023 Range Rover Sport First Edition still relies on the 4.4L twin-turbo V8 coupled with a classic ZF 8-speed and all-wheel drive. The mill offers for 530 horsepower and with the Dynamic Launch function, it is capable of accelerating to 60 in 4.3 seconds.
11:15 Porsche Macan T
2023 Porsche Macan T relies on the range’s base 2-liter turbo four-cylinder engine, but packs plenty of performance improvements, including Active Suspension Management, rearward-biased all-wheel-drive tune, and standard Sport Chrono Package with launch control.
12:43 Alfa Romeo Tonale
The Alfa Romeo Tonale is the first all-new Alfa in 6 years. The highest specced drivetrain options are both all-wheel drive and will include the brand’s first PHEV with 272 horsepower and the US exclusive 2L turbo 4 cylinders with 256.
13:54 Toyota Yaris Cross GR Sport
With a clear understanding that not everyone can afford a sports crossover, Toyota’s Gazoo Racing division continues to saturate the market with cosmetically restyled models that resemble Championship winning racers. One of such makes is the Toyota Yaris Cross GR Sport.