Porsche 911 Speedster
Information, updates and launches from one in every of America's greatest motoring occasions
The New York Worldwide Auto Present is house to a number of the greatest US-market unveilings, in addition to an opportunity to see some lately revealed European fashions within the flesh for the primary time.
Held in one of many world's most vibrant cities, the occasion at all times options some fascinating new launches, and a few outlandish ideas.
Autocar is on the bottom to convey you the entire information and data because it occurs. This is what's going to be revealed on the present.
Powered by a 2.Zero-litre four-cylinder petrol engine or a twin-turbocharged three.Zero-litre V6, the CT5 is Cadillac’s reply to the Audi A6 and BMW 5 Collection.
It received’t be offered globally, as its German rivals are, however with a well-equipped inside, smooth exterior styling and beginning value of round $46,000 (£35,150), it’s more likely to make an enormous splash in its house market.
Chevrolet Corvette C8
Broadly anticipated to make its debut at New York is the all-new, C8-generation Chevrolet Corvette. The Porsche 911 rival has but to be seen undisguised, but it surely has already made headlines for what lies beneath the camouflage.
In a primary for the 66-year-old sports activities automotive icon, the standard 6.2-litre V8 lump will lie in the midst of the automotive, within the title of improved weight distribution and aerodynamics. Anticipate a deal with weight saving, dealing with composure and inside high quality to match its European rivals.
New York offers Ford with a possibility to point out off the brand new US-market Escape SUV.
The Honda CR-V rival made its European debut lately as the brand new Kuga, sitting atop the identical C2 platform as the brand new Focus and making use of a spread of typical and hybrid powertrains. A revised suspension set-up and new driver help options make the crossover "a heck of quite a lot of enjoyable to drive," in line with chief engineer Jim Hughes.
Hyundai's premium model is showcasing the Genesis Mint, a quirky electrical automotive with a spread of round 200 miles. It is designed to point out how luxurious transport may work in cities sooner or later, and trace on the future design route of Genesis – a model that's set to be launched into the UK.
The 2020 Sonata, Hyundai’s reply to the Toyota Camry, will make its public debut in New York.
The mid-sized saloon is due in US dealerships later this 12 months, with a raft of recent inside expertise and daring new styling. The Sonata is the primary mannequin to sit down atop Hyundai’s new N3 platform, which has been developed to assist a four-wheel-drive powertrain, which means that may very well be a future possibility for the mannequin.
Previewed right here in an early design sketch, the Venue is an upcoming compact crossover from Hyundai that may sit under the Santa Fe SUV.
Hyundai says the brand new mannequin’s title “embodies the traits of ‘the place to be’”, so count on a robust city focus with an emphasis on inside high quality and expertise. One factor we do know for positive is that it isn’t deliberate to return to the UK.
Lincoln, Ford’s luxurious arm, will unveil its all-new Corsair - the model’s smallest SUV to this point.
The mannequin arrives as Ford shifts focus away from hatchbacks and saloons within the US in favour of crossovers, SUVs and decide ups. The Corsair will substitute the MKC and is anticipated to share a platform and powertrain choices with the brand new Escape (Kuga in Europe).
Mercedes-AMG A35 Saloon
The A35 Saloon is the brand new entry level into Mercedes’ vary of AMG efficiency fashions. Packing 302bhp from its 2.Zero-litre four-cylinder engine, it guarantees a Zero-62mph time of four.8sec and a prime velocity of 155mph.
Flanked by the already-shown S65 Ultimate Version, GLE 53 and GT-R Professional, it's going to seem for the primary time earlier than it goes on sale later this 12 months as a rival to the Audi S3 Saloon and BMW M240i Coupé.
Mercedes-AMG CLA 35
Barely larger than the entry-level A35 Saloon, the brand new CLA 35 is Mercedes-AMG's reply to efficiency compacts just like the Audi S3 Saloon and upcoming BMW M230i Gran Coupé.
The range-topping efficiency variant of Mercedes' new CLA boasts a seven-speed dual-clutch automated gearbox, multi-plate-clutch four-wheel drive system and the corporate's 302bhp 2.Zero-litre, four-cylinder petrol powertrain.
Mercedes-Benz GLC Coupé
Additionally showing within the flesh for the primary time is the 2019 Mercedes-Benz GLC Coupé, which has been given a lightweight styling replace, new driver security help programs and a brand new vary of delicate hybrid powertrains.
The BMW X6 rival can now be had in 207bhp GLC 200 4Matic and 267bhp GLC 300 4Matic guises, which come outfitted with the agency’s EQ Enhance 48V built-in starter-generator. It is anticipated, nonetheless, that the diesel line-up, ranging in output from 161bhp to 242bhp, will kind the majority of UK gross sales.
The GLS is Mercedes's reply to luxurious SUVs just like the Bentley Bentayga and Audi Q8, and has been noticed testing in minimal camouflage.
In top-spec Maybach guise, the biggest SUV in Mercedes' vary is anticipated to ditch two of its seven seats in favour of captain chairs all through, boast autonomous driving options and be propelled by a twin-turbocharged four.Zero-litre V8 producing 462bhp.
Mullen Qiantu Okay50
California-based Mullen Applied sciences has teamed up with Chinese language automotive maker Qiantu Motors to create the Okay50, an electrical sports activities automotive that is set to go on sale within the US subsequent 12 months.
Constructed principally of carbonfibre and aluminium, the two-door coupé’s body-in-white weighs in at underneath 300kg, whereas a 375bhp dual-motor set-up makes it good for Zero-62mph in four.6sec, a prime velocity of 124mph and a claimed vary of 230 miles.
Nissan 50th Anniversary Z and GT-R 50th Anniversary Version
Nissan’s ‘Final Dream Storage’, on show in New York, is a set that marks 50 years of the GT-R and Z sports activities automotive ranges.
Taking in fashions together with the 240Z, R34 Skyline and limited-edition GT-R50 by Italdesign, it will have fun half a century of Nissan efficiency fashions.
Porsche 911 Speedster
As the primary keys to the brand new 992-generation Porsche 911 are handed over to patrons, Stuttgart bids goodbye to the outgoing 991 with the limited-edition Speedster variant.
The mannequin was confirmed for manufacturing final summer season, and sports activities a retro-inspired rear roofline, 21in cross-spoke alloy wheels and the four.Zero-litre flat-six engine from the hardcore GT3 variant.
Manufacturing Porsche 911 Speedster revealed in New York
Previewed as a three-dimensional scultpure in a video launched by Toyota, the fourth-generation Highlander seems to be to evolve the general design of its predecessor, whereas retaining a high-riding, seven-seat structure.
The Ford Explorer and Mazda CX-7 rival will sit between the 4Runner and Sequoia in Toyota's US line-up, and is more likely to sit atop the TNGA platform that underpins the brand new Corolla. The Highlander has not but made it throughout to European shores, however the Japanese firm is believed to be adopting a 'by no means say by no means' method with regard to the brand new mannequin going world.
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