It’s a cardinal year for buyers as they counterbalance up what arrangement of car they should buy: diesel, petrol, hybrid, constituent or electric.
Here’s a quick check-list on what has afresh accustomed and what is due to go on auction adequately soon.
ALFA: Their revised Stelvio crossover is a first-quarter launch; no prices yet. Aforementioned goes for the Giulia in the additional quarter. The new electric Tonale, abate than the Stelvio, is due as well.
AUDI: A additional adaptation of the e-tron, the 50 quattro – actuality anon – will amount from €74,990.
The 71-kWh arrangement and two electric motors accommodate a ambit of up to 330 kms.
Looking for a abate electric crossover from Audi? Wait until aboriginal 2021 for the Q4 e-tron. With a 74kW arrangement it has an advancing ambit of 450km.
Among the marque’s all-embracing arrangement of contempo inclusions is the new Q3 Sportback coupé-SUV (from €41,100) – there’s a 150hp agent and 230hp petrol.
There is additionally the Q5 TFSI constituent (40kms on arrangement only). Other constituent choices now accommodate the A8, A7 and Q7 ranges.
A active A5 Sportback and A5 Coupé with balmy amalgam technology are actuality or hereabouts; the Q7 SUV allowances from a accessory revision. Additionally actuality will be the SQ8 SUV and redesigned RS7 (V8, 591bhp).
The A6 ambit expands with the new S6 and RS6 models. It is the aboriginal time S alternation models accept had agent in their ranks. Basic power-source for the move is the V6 TDI. The new RS 6 Avant goes on auction aboriginal this year too.
BMW: They accept aloof brought in two new constituent models – the X1 xDrive 25e and X2 xDrive 25e. The cars accept electrically-powered ranges of up to a claimed 57kms. X1 25e prices from €50,055 OTR. Average burning for the X1 xDrive25e claimed to be as low as 1.l/100km; emissions of 48-43g/km. Corresponding abstracts for the X2 xDrive 25e are 1.9l /100km and amid 47-43 g/km. Power for both comes from a 1.5-litre 3cyl petrol engine.
The new 2-series Gran Coupé is due in March (from €34,010). The X3 xDrive30e constituent amalgam goes on auction too – it will anon be abutting by the electric X3. The new X6 is actuality (€95,960).
A few of the 35 limited-edition super-quick M2 CS models actuality fabricated may get actuality from the spring.
The electric i4 alehouse will be formed out aural a year and there will be a second-generation X5 xDrive45e plug-in.
CITROEN: The marque’s aboriginal constituent hybrid, the C5 Aircross PHEV, will be an August arrival. It combines a 4cyl petrol engine, electric motor and 13.2kWh lithium-ion arrangement to biking 50kms on electric-only.
CUPRA: Appear the end of the year we’ll see the Formentor constituent SUV. It too will accept a 50km authentic electric range. And there will be a Cupra-badged adaptation of the new Leon.
DACIA: They are authoritative some changes as able-bodied as including a new TCe100 petrol engine.
DS: The sharply-styled DS 3 Crossback SUV is bottomward for barrage and there will be an electric adaptation alleged the 3 Crossback E-TENSE but absolutely back they will get to Ireland isn’t anon clear.
FIAT: A 500 balmy amalgam launches in March; no chat on price. A full-electric 500 is a Q4 arrival. A revised 500X is appointed for February with two new versions: Lounge and Sport. The 500L is a Q2 arrival. The Panda balmy amalgam is additionally due in Q2 and a newer adaptation of the Tipo launches abutting month.
FORD: Two models will boss Ford’s new-car action over the abutting 12 months: the Puma and Kuga. The bunched Puma crossover, as appear elsewhere, arrives in aggregate abutting month. It comes as a mild-hybrid 1.0 litre EcoBoost petrol agent with 125PS and costs from €24,465 mild-hybrid (mHEV) 125bhp in Titanium entry-level spec.
The Kuga arrives in March/April. There will be PHEV, mHEV as able-bodied as petrol and diesel. The electric Mustang Mach-E will be actuality about November and will amount about €50,000. It will accept a ambit of 600km. Also, apprehend amalgam versions of the Focus and Fiesta this year.
HONDA: The hybrid-only Jazz (spring) and electric ‘Honda e’ are due to access earliest.
They plan on six ‘electrified’ models aural three years.
HYUNDAI: They accept aloof launched the new i10 best-seller. They’ve additionally afresh apparent the longer-range Ioniq (WLTP 312 km). And they accept a new-spec Kona EV with a ambit of 449Km (upgraded autogenous includes 10.25ins screen).
JAGUAR: The F-TYPE sports car allowances from a above check and is due in May. No prices yet. The ‘R’ adaptation has a 575PS supercharged V8 (0-60mph in 3.5 seconds).
JEEP: The Renegade amend is a Q1 activity with the revised Compass actuality for Q2. A Renegade PHEV is in the account for Q3 arrival.
KIA: We’ll see a PHEV adaptation of the new burghal crossover XCeed this spring. The e-Niro electric gets a bit of a facelift. There’s a Sportage 1.6D with mild-hybrid technology too.
LAND ROVER: The new Defender will ‘visit’ showrooms from Saturday advanced of abounding barrage this spring. Prices alpha at €68,160. Additionally apprehend PHEV models for the Discovery Sport and Ambit Rover Evoque.
LEXUS: A new-look advanced and upgraded autogenous – touchscreen, Apple Carplay/Android Auto, Lexus Safety Arrangement Plus – are now accepted in the RX 450h SUV hybrid.
MAZDA: This year heralds the accession of their new electric car, the MX-30. It is appointed for dealerships in the additional bisected of the year. It has a 35.5kWh arrangement and a claimed ambit of 210kms. They accept aloof launched the new CX-30 bunched crossover and an adapted Mazda2 with a balmy hybrid. A new CX-5 is accepted mid-2020.
MERCEDES: They accept barrage dates beyond the year. They will, partially, embrace six new conventionally-powered models, including the GLS SUV; mid-size GLB SUV (there’s a 7-seater version); a GLE Coupé; GLA bunched SUV and the new S-Class. The electric EQA SUV is due after too, not to acknowledgment the June accession of the EQV, a V-Class MPV with a 100kWh arrangement and 400km-plus range. Aboriginal to access will be the GLB, again the GLA, GLE Coupé and GLS. The EQA and S-Class will access later, best apparently appear Q4. No beneath than 22 models of all shapes and sizes are scheduled.
MINI: The aboriginal electric Mini will be actuality in March and amount from €27,765 OTR (Cooper SE). With a lithium-ion arrangement it has a claimed ambit of 235km to 270km on a distinct charge. And there will be a range-topping Cooper Works GP this year.
MITSUBISHI: Potential buyers will get an early-year adventitious to sample a facelifted Space Star burghal car. There’s a 1.2-litre petrol agent and either chiral or automated transmission. Apprehend a new Eclipse Cross constituent by October.
NISSAN: The latest Juke is now in dealerships and will be launched to the motoring columnist actuality on Friday. Prices alpha from €21,995. The Micra gets an advancement – there is now an SV Premium trim. The amount reduces by about €1,200 in the Qashqai area the SE replaces SV trim.
OPEL: The new Corsa is finer actuality with an electric adaptation due in March. It has a 50kw arrangement and 330km range. Apprehend it to alpha about €26,000.
A amalgam Grandland X should be actuality in the spring. A second-generation Mokka X is best acceptable this autumn. An electric adaptation of the Vivaro van is additionally planned (zero-emission ambit up to 300km).
PEUGEOT: They get the year off to a active alpha with the new 208 and electric e-208 hatch. The 208 has four petrols and a 1.5 diesel. Prices alpha from €18,300 (75bhp Active 1.2 PureTech). The arrivals of the new 2008SUV and the 3008 Hybrid4 are additionally approaching while the 508 constituent amalgam (Fastback, SW) won’t be long.
PORSCHE: We’re acceptable to see a Macan EV this year to accompany armament with Taycan’s admission aftermost year.
RENAULT: The Captur is in showrooms with left-hand-drive ZOE affirmation models on affectation in beforehand of aboriginal cars extensive barter in March. The ZOE R with its 52 kWh arrangement makes a active ambit of 390km-plus possible. The ample Koleos 5-seater SUV has had some administration changes and a tweaked 1.7 dCi 150 engine. New appraisement from €40,990.
There will be a constituent adaptation of the Mégane bear absolutely soon; and a amalgam (non-plug-in) Clio in Q3 about the aforementioned accepted time-frame as a constituent Captur and Mégane Sport Tourer. We’ll see a facelifted Mégane in Q2 (revised interior, exoteric styling, new technology). Bear and Sport Tourer in Q2, Grand Coupé Q4.
SEAT: The new Leon was apparent aftermost night and will access in Q2. It will alpha with petrol and agent engines but apprehend a constituent amalgam after this year. Their aboriginal all-electric car, the el-Born, will accept a 62kWh arrangement pack. The seven-seater Tarraco, is due a constituent amalgam this year too.
SKODA: The Superb constituent hybrid, with an 85-kWh electric motor giving it up to 62km of battery-only driving, will amount from €40,350. Launched in aboriginal March. It will be July afore the new Octavia arrives. It is a decidedly bigger car overall.
SUBARU: The Forester and XV are on the market. Both accept the e-Boxer mild-hybrid petrol-electric system.
SSANGYONG: The new Korando C300 has alone afresh gone on sale.
TESLA: With their Archetypal 3 already on the market, the focus will about-face to the accession date – as yet undetermined – of the bunched Archetypal Y Sports account vehicle.
TOYOTA: The RAV4 constituent amalgam – a aboriginal in the accepted SUV – arrives in the additional bisected of the year.
Combined, the engine/electric motor aftermath 306hp. Emissions are beneath 29g/km. There’s a new multimedia accoutrement in the revised C-HR bunched crossover as able-bodied as a new 2-litre agent for its amalgam system. The Proace Burghal ablaze bartering is due in Q3. Will we see the new Yaris by backward summer?
VOLKSWAGEN: Chronologically they will accept the high-performance T-Roc R abutting month, the new Golf in March, the electric ID.3 some time this summer and the Arteon Shooting Brake (estate) in the autumn. There is no agnosticism the ID.3 with its 58kWh arrangement and a ambit of 420km will adumbrate affairs somewhat but a new Golf is a new Golf and it will be abundant easier to get your easily on one of them.
There will be no e-Golf but there will be several balmy and constituent amalgam versions as able-bodied as petrol and diesels.
Don’t balloon there will be 45kWh (330km range) and 77kWh (550km) versions of the ID 3 abundant after in the year.
The 45-kWh adaptation will alpha beneath the €30,000 mark.
A additional EV model, the ID 4, will appearance in New York in April but it will be able-bodied into abutting year afore we see it.
The new GTE Passat adaptation is on auction with a beyond arrangement authoritative 55km accessible on EV-power only.
VOLVO: The XC40 constituent hybrid, due in March with its new engine, develops 262hp. After VRT abatement and SEAT admission the clandestine customer amount is €46,495. They are additionally introducing Polestar Engineered V60 and S60 models (405bhp, T8 constituent hybrids). The Polestar S60 starts at €71,386; the V60 from €76,504. There will additionally be a V60 Cross Country, D4 AWD 190hp auto from €52,550.
Their aboriginal all-electric model, the XC40 with a 75kWh arrangement (400km-plus) arrives after in the year.
There will be a new V40 by the end of the year.
This year the top acceleration of all Volvo models will be electronically bound to 180km.