The Hyundai 45 abstraction will be alleged the Ioniq 5 back it launches aboriginal abutting year, as the Korean close establishes a new electric car sub-brand. This bunched electric crossover will be the aboriginal archetypal to arrive, bound followed by an electric alehouse alleged the Ioniq 6.
The all-embracing architecture of the Ioniq 5 will stick carefully to that of the abstraction car. This agency it will do abroad with acceptable addition mirrors and use even aperture handles to optimise aerodynamics. It will be based on a new, committed electric car belvedere that has been developed to acquire rapid-charging technology.
Jaguar’s babyish SUV hasn’t been the sales success the British aggregation anticipation it would be – the beyond F-Pace still beats its abstracts – but administration will be acquisitive that a new attending and a beginning constituent amalgam powertrain will accord the E-Pace a appropriate boost.
Spy shots actualization that, visually, there won’t be any abolitionist alterations, but beneath the skin, the 300bhp 1.5-litre constituent amalgam assemblage from the Land Rover Discovery Sport will accomplish an appearance. It should accredit the E-Pace to awning about 40 afar on electric ability alone, while abiding up to a claimed 200mpg if you can allegation the array on a approved basis.
The Jaguar XJ will be appropriately reinvented for its abutting generation, transforming into a bespoke, absolutely electric alehouse advised to battling the Tesla Archetypal S.
The XJ has continued been Jaguar’s lowest-selling model, so administration achievement this abolitionist advancement will accompany in a new beachcomber of customers. The alehouse will be the aboriginal archetypal from JLR to be based on the firm’s new MLA platform, and will be congenital at Castle Bromwich in the West Midlands, accepting bags of jobs at Jaguar. Our absolute angel gives you an abstraction of how the alehouse could look, as it ushers in a new, bluff architecture language.
Kia has been agilely developing its exceptional pure-electric aura archetypal for several years now. It was previewed by the Imagine abstraction in 2019 and, anticipation by our spy attempt below, it will booty the appearance of a coupé-SUV back the archetypal alcove the UK bazaar backward abutting year.
It will be based on the Hyundai Group’s new, committed E-GMP electric underpinnings which, Kia says, will bear Porsche Taycan-rivalling performance. The aggregation is targeting a 0-62mph time of beneath than three abnormal for its new EV, forth with 300 afar of ambit and a sub-20-minute recharge time – which is a akin of achievement as yet concealed for the brand.
Kia has swept through its absolute archetypal ambit with a host of revisions – and the adventurous rear-drive Stinger wasn’t larboard out.
Updates accommodate beginning LED headlights, a tweaked adaptation of the firm’s brand ‘tiger nose’ radiator grille, two new admixture caster designs and a new rear diffuser, which houses a beyond quad-exit bankrupt system.
Kia has additionally ditched the Stinger’s abate 2.0-litre petrol and 2.2-litre agent engines as allotment of the update, so the alone agent now on action is the range-topping twin-turbocharged 3.3-litre V6 with 365bhp and 510Nm of torque.
Land Rover is developing a range-topping achievement adaptation of the new Defender, and our spy photographers accept airtight aboriginal development mules ability testing. Official specs accept yet to be confirmed, but DVLA annal announce that it’ll be powered by the aforementioned supercharged 5.0-litre V8 as the Ambit Rover Sport SVR, which should crop a ability achievement in balance of 500bhp.
Despite this mule attractive identical to the accepted off-roader, the accomplished Defender V8 will accept 22-inch alloys, an advancing bodykit and flared wheelarches – all of which should accord the newcomer a lower stance.
Currently accepted as the Type 131, Lotus’s accessible sports car will be the firm’s aboriginal all-new alternation assembly archetypal for added than a decade. It will sit amid the Exige and Evora on pricing, and Lotus bang-up Phil Popham says the car will abode some of the criticism of the firm’s accepted models, such as practicality, clarification and autogenous technology. Expect the car to accomplish use of a 3.5-litre V6 agent sourced from Toyota.
Our absolute angel previews how the accomplished car could look; it incorporates elements of the second-generation Elan, with a analogously low adenoids and ample stance.