Archive for February, 2017

What Are the Best James Bond Aston Martin Cars?

Tuesday, February 28th, 2017
James Bond Aston Martin Sean Connery

One of the newest brands to be invited to join us at Prestige Imports is Aston Martin, a brand that we don’t often see stateside. With its British heritage, however, there’s little doubt what it is that makes it so familiar: James Bond. Yes, some of 007’s favorite models are coming to Prestige Imports, and it got us thinking about some of our favorites over the years. So, let’s take a look at a few of the nicest we’ve found, shall we? And after you’ve found your favorite, be sure to come by Prestige Imports to take a test drive for yourself! (more…)

Coming Soon to Theaters: McLaren Documentary Trailer Debut

Sunday, February 26th, 2017
McLaren Film Documentary Trailer

When a visitor to Prestige Imports (or an auto enthusiast anywhere, for that matter) hears the name “McLaren,” they generally think one of two thoughts: 1) Oh, those are the Formula One cars that have been dominating the track as long as I’ve been alive, or 2) Oh, those are the twin-turbo supercars that I’ve seen in the Prestige Imports showroom. Both are valid responses. However, the McLaren name actually represents its founder, Bruce McLaren, and he’s about to get his debut on the silver screen. (more…)

What are the Most Expensive Repairs to Have Done on Your Car?

Saturday, February 25th, 2017
Most Expensive Auto Repairs Miami FL

As you can likely imagine, no potential automotive issue can sap your extra walkaround cash more quickly than a car that has broken down. It’s hard to necessarily predict these problems, but you can often assume how much they’re going to cost to repair. But what are the most expensive fixes? Here are four of the steepest bills you could face. (more…)

First Look: The All-New Porsche Panamera Turbo S E-Hybrid

Friday, February 24th, 2017

If there’s one time of year that we love at Prestige Imports (not counting “whenever the sun is out,” of course), it’s auto show season. It’s the rare time of year when we’re every bit as impressed as the people who visit our North Miami Beach showroom which, believe us, doesn’t happen often. Here, ahead of the upcoming Geneva Auto Show, enjoy your first look at the new Porsche Panamera Turbo S E-Hybrid, set to arrive this year as the second most powerful Porsche ever. (more…)

Here’s Your First Glimpse of the New Ferrari 812 Superfast

Thursday, February 16th, 2017
Ferrari 812 Superfast Miami FL

Ferrari is making moves, friends. There certainly comes a time when long-popular models give way to refined new upstarts, and what you see on this page is believed to be the eventual replacement for the legendary F12 Berlinetta. Feast your eyes on your next new obsession, the Ferrari 812 Superfast, and yes, “Superfast” is actually part of its name. Let’s dig deeper. (more…)

Prestige First Look: The Mercedes-Maybach G650 Landaulet

Tuesday, February 14th, 2017
Mercedes-Maybach G650 Landaulet Photos

This is the time of year at Prestige Imports when we enjoy our first early peeks at models that are entering or nearing production, and which we then cross our fingers in hopes that they’ll someday appear in our North Miami Beach showroom. The reveal on this page comes to us from the Geneva Auto Show, and it’s certainly something to behold: the Mercedes-Maybach G650 Landaulet. So, what is it? (more…)

Chicago Auto Show News: The Debut of the 2017 Maserati Levante

Friday, February 10th, 2017
2017 Maserati Levante North Miami Beach FL

In the auto industry, the first two weeks of February represent something altogether remarkable, and believe us, it has less than nothing to do with the Super Bowl or Valentine’s Day. This is the time of year when we enjoy the Chicago Auto Show, where many of the models that we’ll soon see at Prestige Imports are first released into the wild. Case in point: the all-new 2017 Maserati Levante. The new SUV represents Maserati’s first bold foray away from the coupes and sedans that made it famous, and thee results are certainly impressive. Enjoy the photos above and below from its debut, and come see us soon to test drive your own. (more…)

Will Smith’s “Miami” — After Twenty Years, An Appreciation

Friday, February 3rd, 2017
Will Smith Miami

Will Smith’s “Miami” — An Appreciation

In the simpler days of 1997, when MTV’s Total Request Live was enjoying its hottest heat, Will Smith came along with an unforgettable number called “Miami.” It incorporated many of his family-friendly rhymes, won a VMA Award for “Best Male Music Video,” and the video in question featured an early appearance from his future Hitch costar Eva Mendes. It still stands as Will’s finest work. So, since it’s Friday — and Prestige Imports knows a little something about the weekend — let’s pour out a little love for “Miami,” a song that will be stuck in your head until Monday. Namely, what makes it so exceptional in the first place? (more…)

Beyonce Announces Pregnancy Atop Porsche 914 in Instagram Post

Thursday, February 2nd, 2017
Porsche 914 North Miami Beach FL

If you’re a person who makes a big deal about the goings-on in the social media world, as many of us are, then you’re probably aware of the splash that Beyoncé has made on Instagram in the last 24 hours. She announced that she and husband Jay-Z are pregnant with twins, and the post containing a photo became the most shared individual post in the history of the platform. What you might not have known, however, is that there was a secret costar in the post: an old Porsche 914. (more…)

What’s Going on for Valentine’s Day in North Miami Beach?

Wednesday, February 1st, 2017
Valentines Day Events Miami FL

Greetings, lovebirds. It’s your friends from Prestige Imports here and, well, love is in the air. Valentine’s Day is now under two weeks away, and there are a number of terrific Valentine’s Day events in and around North Miami Beach, FL that are worthy of your consideration. Look these over and pick your favorites, and leave your own recommendations in the comments below! (more…)