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? Read the rest of this entry »
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. Read the rest of this entry »
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? Read the rest of this entry »
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. Read the rest of this entry »
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! Read the rest of this entry »
How far away are autonomous cars?
Uber recently announced that it will be teaming up with Daimler, the parent company of Mercedes-Benz, for a deployment of self-driving cars. With so many automakers now jumping into the mix, how far away are autonomous cars in the future?
If you’ve found yourself on the Prestige Imports blog — which you have if you’re reading this sentence — then you consider yourself an informed member of the driving public. And if you are truly hoping to be informed, which we’re assuming you are, then you’re probably interested in ways to improve your fuel economy. We have some tips for you, friends; here are five ways to improve your car’s efficiency. Read the rest of this entry »
With so many shoppers at Prestige Imports having families of their own, the large majority of buyers at our dealership are also dog-owners. This can present a particular problem when we are taking longer trips, but it’s one that we’ve managed to solve quite well. So, what are the best tips for traveling with a dog in the vehicle? Here are five tips that we’ve found the most helpful. Read the rest of this entry »
If you’ve been following along closely with the new Mercedes-Benz lineup at Prestige Imports, then you’ve likely gotten to know the Mercedes-Benz AMG GT as well. This model represents the high-performance arm of our esteemed German brand, and the new Mercedes-AMG GT R recently took a turn around the legendary Nurburgring track in its home country. So how did that go, you ask? Below, you can see for yourself. Read the rest of this entry »
Well, it’s settled. The New England Patriots and Atlanta Falcons have won the AFC and NFC, respectively, and they’ll battle it out for the whole shebang in Houston in just under two weeks. But where, oh where, will you watch the game? Fortunately for you, Prestige Imports has you covered. Here is a small list of the best places to watch the Super Bowl in North Miami Beach; tell them we sent you. Read the rest of this entry »