2018 New Cars

2018 New Cars: WITH NEW car registrations falling in 2017 for the very first time in 6 years, as customer self-confidence takes a hit, car manufacturers are needing to pull out all the stops to keep the wheels transforming. For many, that means technology and also a plethora of brand-new models to attempt as well as attract purchasers right into showrooms.


The general trend is anticipated to be proceeded SUV-isation (also the Kia Picanto city car is obtaining a jacked-up crossover spin-off) along with significant investment in electrical designs, proof of which could be seen today with the statement by VW that it had actually suspended sales of the Golf GTE plug-in hybrid, as manufacturing might not keep up with demand. In November last year, sales of cars eligible for the federal government's plug-in car give climbed 53.7% versus the same month in 2016, from 2,482 to 3,814, versus a drop in overall car sales of 11.2%.

Yet 2018 will not be everything about the electrical transformation; we still have plenty of fuel and diesel versions touchdown on these shores over the following Twelve Month. Below are the best cars to watch out for this year.

2018 New Cars


JANUARY

Jaguar E-Pace


The F-Pace's baby bro joins the fastest-growing car section and is sure in order to help grow Jaguar's sales.

Kia Picanto X-Line


The tiny Picanto city car obtains a crossover variation.

Kia Stinger GT


Doubters are going crazy about Kia's very first sporting activities GT. Not unusual, offered it's the creation of an engineer poached from BMW's M department.

Rolls-Royce Phantom


The stately home on wheels returns for a 8th generation. Cool down, Jeeves.

Seat Leon Cupra R


One of the most powerful version of Seat's Golf-derived hatchback boasts 306bhp and lines so sharp you'll need gloves to open the doors.

Skoda Karoq


The Karoq killed off the charming Yeti. Yet don't worry, it's a terrific mid-sized crossover, even if it does look like every one of its opponents.