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. Read the rest of this entry
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. Read the rest of this entry
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