With the beginning of a new year, we get to wipe our slates clean and start afresh. We throw away last year’s junk and move forward. Also, with the beginning of a new year, new car models are launched much to the satisfaction of car enthusiasts. Cars with better engine power, mileage, much better eco-friendly options and better features are launched. With the advance of a new year, a new vehicle for a whole new journey.
Some of the best launches to be excited about are:
Maruti Swift 2018
This compact cute little car is expected to launch, sometime early February. It is one of the best car launches of 2018.It has undergone its third major update and has an eager market waiting for it. It is based on the new HEARTECT platform, which models the car to be more agile, lighter and safer. This is a cheap buy at 4.5 lakhs.
This is expected to launch in mid-February. It is ideal for large families as it has a seating capacity of 7. It has a horsepower of 123 kW and a torque of 222 N-m. It has been voted as the safest pick by IIHS. Take home this SUV anywhere between 18-24 lakhs. This one the best car launches of 2018 for safe cars.
For those looking for a trendy, luxurious car, this is for you. Priced at 62.25 lakhs and upwards, this is a notch above the other cars. It has been given a rating of 4.6/5 by Zig wheels and 3.5/5 by Car and Bikes-NDTV. It has 140 kW horsepower and 2.0 L 4-cylinder diesel. This car launch is for the luxurious car enthusiasts.
This stylish ride costs around 3.5 crore, so you might want to think twice before you get it. This model is super sports car meets SUV, creating the world’s first sports utilitarian vehicle. It is completely safe and fun to drive; all thanks to ANIMA (Adaptive Network Intelligence Management).
They make sure that you get the thrill at the safest possible rates. It has Italian state-of-the-art craftsmanship. It has a horsepower of 478 kW and boasts of a maximum torque of 850 Nm. IT has a maximum engine speed of 6,800 rpm. This is one of the most awaited car launch models of 2018.
Lexus LS 500 h
It has an LC 500h engine with 3.5 L displacement, V6 Atkinson-cycle and 354 kW of total horsepower. It is a certified super ultra-low emission vehicle and has a compression ratio of 13:1.It’s prices start from 1.77 crore rupees.
This model is expected to release in December. It can be made your own at a price of 4.5 lakhs. It is based on a GO+ model but has tons of additional features such as all-around
body cladding, beefed up bumpers and a revamped dashboard. It has an all-black interior. It has a 1.2-liter petrol unit which supplies 68PS of max power and 104 Nm of peak torque. This is one of the best car launches for a common man.
These are just some of the most eye-catching, drool-worthy models to look out for. There are so many more astounding models coming into the market this year such as the Volkswagen facelift, Hyundai Ionic, Jaguar E-pace, Renault Duster 2018. This list is never-ending. While selecting a car, make sure to look out not only for the best features but also the features that best apply to your problems and wants specifically.