Welcome to Autocar’s run-down of all the brand new vehicles heading this fashion in 2018Autocar’s new vehicles checklist provides you all the data on 2018’s new arrivals, rounding up all the brand new fashions occurring sale within the UK
We’re many of the manner by 2018, and it has confirmed to be one other thrilling 12 months for vehicles, with loads extra to return within the dying months of the 12 months. We’re welcomed new entrants into each main section, and that ever-growing flock of SUVs continues to surge.
Right here is your one-stop store for retaining up-to-date with what’s coming when within the automotive trade.
New Automobiles Coming in 2018:
Aston Martin DBS Superleggera
Our newest five-star automotive, with 715bhp, 211mph prime pace and Zero-62mph in Three.4sec.
BMW M5 Competitors
Tougher and sooner model of recent all-wheel drive M5 is faster off the road than its Mercedes-AMG E63S rival.
BMW X3 M
The new SUV brigade will achieve a brand new entrant hailing from Munich when the X3 M arrives. Beware, Porsche Macan Turbo and Alfa Romeo Stelvio Quadrifoglio.
Citroën’s third-generation van-based MPV – its second-best vendor worldwide – will get a brand new SUV-like look, new front-end underpinnings and a bunch of driver help techniques.
Hyundai Santa Fe
Fourth-generation massive SUV places a deal with know-how, with a bunch of ordinary driver help, security and comfort techniques.
Isuzu D-Max (facelift)
Isuzu’s workhorse can be refreshed for 2018, with styling, inside and know-how tweaks. As the category heats up, Isuzu might have a struggle on its palms.
Vary Rover SV coupé
Tremendous-luxury, SVO-built two-door coupé will hit UK shores by the top of 2018, as an eventual follow-up to the Vary Stormer idea of 2004.
Mazda 6 facelift
Good-looking saloon is up to date with tweaked styling, dealing with and experience, whereas the inside has been given extra upmarket tech.
Mazda CX-Three facelift
Good-looking small SUV is up to date with tweaked styling, dealing with and experience, whereas the inside has been given extra upmarket tech. Sound acquainted?
Mercedes-AMG GT four-door Coupé
600bhp launch model will ultimately sit beneath a super-hybrid with 805bhp. We odor a ‘Ring file try.
Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV (facelift)
Delicate exterior tweaks for Mitsubishi’s best-selling plug-in hybrid SUV betray a brand new engine underneath the bonnet with decrease emissions, boosted generator output, a bigger battery pack and new driving modes.
Peugeot’s daring new 508 saloon now takes fastback type, with dramatic styling marking a substantial departure over its totally standard predecessor.
Porsche Macan facelift
SUV dealing with hero reaches its mid-life stage, and there are new turbo V6 engines on the best way, in addition to a tweaked inside.
Suzuki Vitara facelift
Suzuki’s stalwart SUV has been given a minor refresh on the skin, however ditches its 1.6-litre engine and positive factors 1.Four and 1.Zero-litre items as a replacement. New tech and inside supplies now characteristic, too.
Third-generation SUV will get new know-how and road-biased styling as agency targets prosperous patrons in Europe and China.
Roomier load-lugger goes up towards Audi A4 Avant and BMW Three Sequence Touring. PHEV model will prime the vary.
296bhp quick SUV is the primary to reach in its section. It will not be alone for lengthy, although…
Motorsport outfit is to provide its first ever street automotive – it’s going to price round £163,000 for UK prospects when the primary examples arrive in October.
Honda HR-V facelift
Honda’s small SUV will get a brand new nostril and upgraded inside, in addition to a brand new turbocharged petrol engine borrowed from the Jazz Sport and up to date 1.6-litre diesel.
Delicate launch for Kia’s second EV, with the Niro EV occurring sale as a powertrain possibility, fairly than an all new mannequin.
Land Rover Discovery SVX
Mud-plugging SVX guarantees go-anywhere capability with a 517bhp V8 engine thrown in for good measure.
Land Rover Vary Rover Velar SVR
Sister automotive to the Jaguar F-Tempo will get a performance-focused SVR variant. 542bhp and 502lb ft of torque, in case you are questioning.
Devilishly highly effective reworked Jaguar F-Kind has been renamed from its unique Thunder to be extra welcoming of the F-Tempo-based LFP SUV.
Maserati Ghibli Ribelle
Very restricted Ghibli will get 200-unit manufacturing run, unique paint and pink accents.
Audi’s smallest SUV is now the Q2, so the Q3 has had some rising as much as do. And that it has – Audi claims that the automotive is extra sensible, higher geared up and extra grown up in its styling than earlier than.
BMW eight Sequence
BMW’s new flagship with a not-so-new title. This model will truly get the supercar-baiting M8, although. Six and eight-cylinder petrols and diesels for the remainder of the vary, and a V12 coming later.
Kia Ceed Sportswagon
A Ceed with a much bigger boot than a 5 Sequence Touring. Follows the lead of the brand new Ceed, with upgraded driver help techniques too.
Kia Sportage hybrid
The facelifted Sportage arrives quickly, and Kia is engaged on a 48V gentle hybrid variant of its best-selling SUV. Not like different gentle hybrids, it’s going to be a diesel.
Woking’s newest Final Sequence hypercar is a £750,000, 789bhp track-friendly weapon. Dangerous information in order for you one – they’re all offered.
Morgan’s three-wheeled, first full-electric collection manufacturing automotive will get a spread of 120 miles, and can be obtainable to prospects from late 2018.
MG ZS Electrical
MG’s first EV is coming within the type of an electrified ZS, which can rival the Kia Niro EV and Hyundai Kona Electrical. Given its doubtless discount value, do not count on the identical vary because the others.
Skoda Fabia facelift
Skoda’s supermini will get a brand new look, new tech, new inside and – gasp – no diesels.
Audi’s aiming squarely for Mini with the A1, which strikes to MQB for larger refinement, dealing with and calmness.
Audi RS5 Sportback
Similar 444bhp engine and 125lb ft hike, however 5 doorways.
Scorching hybrid model of Audi’s future flagship SUV.
Audi TT facelift
Audi’s iconic small sports activities automotive drops diesel and a few powertrains to be solely 2.Zero-litre petrol-powered. Extra beneficiant gear and a refined styling refresh additionally characteristic.
As much as 600bhp in M-badged type, however fully extra standard down the remainder of the vary. Will get a extra X7-like look – could possibly be divisive.
Citroën C5 Aircross
Citroën’s Nissan Qashqai rival arrives on the finish of the 12 months, with the model’s Progressive Hydraulic Cushions suspension. One other with a hybrid model to observe.
Ford Ranger Raptor
Ford’s first UK-bound Raptor mannequin will get a 210bhp four-cylinder diesel with 369lb ft, heaps of on-road presence and fearsome off-road capability.
Honda CR-V hybrid
Honda’s again on the hybrid hype after chopping the Perception some years in the past with a petrol-electric CR-V.
The primary automotive with a variable compression ratio engine, Infiniti guarantees all the abilities of petrol with all of the effectivity of diesel. Eureka.
A Ceed Sportswagon-cum-coupé with a smaller boot than the ‘actual’ Ceed Sportswagon. A part of Kia’s design-led strategy; an SUV can also be coming
Mercedes-AMG GT facelift
An influence hike is definite, though it’s going to doubtless not match the E63 S’s 603bhp. Exterior tweaks can be ever so refined.
Mercedes’ mid-sized SUV will arrive in time for Christmas. The Four.Zero-litre AMG 63 will not.
One other model’s ‘first’ SUV, though you’ll be able to wager your Phantom that this’ll be larger and dearer than any of these.
Seat’s seven-seater has been coming for some time now, and it will even has a reputation now. Anticipate related packaging to the Skoda Kodiaq and Volkswagen Tiguan Allspace.
Skoda Kodiaq vRS
One other entrant into the quick SUV market, this time it is Skoda throwing its title into the combination. A diesel engine with numerous torque is reported to be underneath the bonnet.
Subaru Forester facelift
Rock-solid SUV will get the identical remedy because the Outback, with inside tweaks taking precedent over minor exterior adjustments.
Volkswagen Golf GTI TCR
Hardcore model of Volkswagen’s seventh-generation sizzling hatchback will get 286bhp and 272lb ft, and is impressed by the race-going TCR GTI.
Volkswagen Passat facelift
Venerable Volkswagen property and saloon can be facelifted on the finish of 2018. Anticipate the same old raft of effectivity, inside and exterior revisions.
Volvo V60 R-Design
Roomier, sportier load-lugger goes up towards Audi A4 Avant S-Line and BMW Three Sequence Touring M Sport.
Volvo V60 Cross Nation
Roomier, extra rugged load-lugger goes up towards Audi A4 Allroad and different off-road-friendly estates.
Volvo XC40 Twin Engine
Volvo’s plug-in hybrid small SUV is coming from the fourth quarter onwards, with the model’s 1.5-litre, three-cylinder petrol engine mated to a supplementary electrical motor. An EV arrives in 2019.
Alpina sticks two fingers as much as the ever-forecast dying of diesel with a 323bhp, 516bhp six-cylinder diesel SUV. Europeans get two extra chargers, 55 extra horses and 52lb ft greater than the Brits, although.
Fourth-generation Atom will get Honda Civic Kind R energy, slingshotting itself (and the motive force) to 62mph in 2.8sec. It has been topic to a ground-up rebuild.
In a totally trendy Conflict of the Titans, Audi will tackle Jaguar within the electrical market, with the E-Tron going up towards Jag’s I-Tempo.
Bentley Flying Spur
Bentley’s Continental-GT-with-a-boot arrives early subsequent 12 months. Anticipate the identical engine setup because the Continental – W12 first, then V8, then PHEV.
BMW Three Sequence
Renewed Three Sequence appears to topple the Mercedes-Benz C-Class from market dominance, with a revitalised tackle driving dynamics and a Paris motor present reveal.
BMW 7 Sequence facelift
BMW’s greatest saloon adjusts its enterprise swimsuit to stay aggressive with the refreshed Mercedes-Benz S-Class and new Audi A8.
BMW’s big, Vary Rover-rivalling SUV can be a seven-seat SUV, provided in xDrive30d, xDrive40i and xDrive50i flavours initially. Extra powertrains will observe.
“We wished a Z4 with extra dynamic capabilities, one which was sporty and exact. A pure roadster, a pure driving machine,” says BMW’s driving dynamics professional. Sounds promising..
DS 7 Crossback E-Tense
Greatest DS SUV will get a plug-in hybrid powertrain shared with the Peugeot 5008 and upcoming plug-in Citroën C5 Aircross. Identify derives from DS’s electrical supercar idea.
Ford Ranger Raptor
The UK’s first Raptor pickup will get a 210bhp, 369lb ft diesel engine for going further shortly between constructing websites.
Honda NSX facelift
Facelift goals to enhance the hybrid supercar’s dealing with, in addition to consolation and emissions.
Honda HR-V facelift
1.6-litre diesel and 1.5-litre turbo petrol variants include revised styling and tweaked inside.
Hyundai i30N Fastback
Hyundai’s quick fastback is coming, with all the abilities of the hatchback and somewhat extra practicality.
The UK’s first second-generation hydrogen gas cell automotive arrives with a fleet of enhancements over the ix35 Gas Cell and a reputation all of its personal.
New Wrangler will get 2.Zero-litre petrol and a couple of.2-litre diesel engines, and the same old boxy styling and off-road prowess.
Land Rover Vary Rover Evoque
It has been noticed underneath growth extra occasions than absolutely anything else, and arrives early subsequent 12 months with the promise of higher consolation, connectivity and a petrol-electric hybrid.
Lamborghini Aventador SV J
Italian automotive maker is creating a brand new model of its hardcore V12 supercar; takes aero affect from Huracán Performante.
Lexus’s BMW 5 Sequence rival, the GS, has been changed with the ES, borrowed from non-UK markets. It guarantees a larger driving focus and totally different design.
Mercedes-AMG GT Four-door Coupé
Porsche Panamera-baiting AMG-specific mannequin can cowl Zero-62mph in Three.2sec and hit 196mph in range-topping guise.
A-Class heat hatch will struggle the Audi S3 saloon and ever-rumoured full-fat BMW 1 Sequence M, if the latter ever occurs.
Mercedes-Benz A-Class plug-in hybrid
A-Class PHEV will face the Volkswagen Golf GTE in a rising class of plug-in hatchbacks.
Mercedes-Benz A-Class saloon
A-Class saloon will struggle the Audi RS3 saloon and ever-rumoured BMW 1 Sequence saloon, if the latter ever involves Europe. AMG variations to observe.
Mercedes will persevere with its posh people-carrier because the B-Class enters its third era in a market the place MPV gross sales are tumbling.
Mercedes-Benz C-Class plug-in hybrid
Mercedes’ electrification push continues in 2019 with one other plug-in – the top-selling C-Class will get a PHEV powertrain.
MG hasn’t but confirmed the HS for the UK, however with its introduction in China in current months, in addition to the GS’s alternative due in early 2019, the timings line up eerily nicely.
Peugeot’s supermini is getting an electrical variant for its subsequent era, the launch of which has been pushed again till early subsequent 12 months.
Peugeot 508 SW
The Peugeot saloon has its verve again, so the property is anticipated to have the identical return to type. Hybrid flagship can be costly, thoughts.
Volvo’s sporting offshoot model will deliver its first automotive – a 600bhp hybrid coupé – to the UK in early 2019, after first showing on the Frankfurt motor present in 2013 because the Volvo Idea Coupé.
The Renault Alaskan has already been pushed again as soon as, however Renault’s first pick-up is penned in for a 2018 launch.
Renault Kadjar facelift
Renault’s Nissan Qashqai rival will get the subtlest of visible tweaks, though extra consideration has been paid to the inside. There is a new 1.Three-litre petrol engine, too.
Skoda’s killing off the Speedy title because it reinvents its Ford Focus rival as a extra credible different to the Volkswagen Golf than as we speak’s Fabia-based liftback and hatch.
The brand new Jimny has charmed the world with its micro-mud-plugger appears and retro attraction. Gross sales are already promising too, earlier than deliveries even start subsequent 12 months…
Suzuki Vitara facelift
Refreshed ‘different’ Suzuki SUV will get new 1.Zero-litre and 1.Four-litre engines, in addition to a slick new look.
It is again! Because the Auris dies, Toyota fills its area with the extra visually dramatic Corolla. First arrivals are early subsequent 12 months.
It is again! Because the Avensis dies, Toyota fills its area with the plush Camry. First arrivals are early subsequent 12 months.
It is again! Want we are saying extra? Okay – the three figures that matter most – it is received 500bhp, begins at £90,000 and weighs 1250kg.
We all know roughly what to anticipate from it, from wanting on the T-Roc. Styling in early photographs exhibits that it could be one thing of a departure from its barely bigger brother, although.
Volvo’s BMW Three-Sequence rival would be the first underneath the model’s new no-diesel technique.
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