Upcoming new cars in UK 2017-2018

Upcoming Cars UK

A number of new cars and updates will be launched in UK in the next two years. So if you are in the market, it’s worth knowing what they are. We’ve simplified the whole process and here’s a list of ‘nearly’ all cars that will/could debut in 2017 and 2018.

Some of the launch dates provided below have been confirmed while others are conjectured.


Abarth 500X – This tuned crossover, based on the Fiat 500X is expected to come powered by a 1.4-litre four-cylinder turbocharged engine seen on the 124 Spider.

Release date: Late 2017 / Early 2018

Alfa Romeo

Alfa Romeo Giulia Coupe – The Giulia saloon should get a 2 door version at the Geneva Motor Show. Release date: March 2017

Alfa Romeo Stelvio SUV – The Stelvio SUV is expected to come out this July. It is based on the same platform as the Giulia executive saloon

Alfa Romeo Giulia Estate – Another car based on the Guilia, its estate version will most probably debut later this year.

Alfa Romeo 6C – The 6C will be positioned above the 4C roadster and will be launched next year.

Alfa Romeo Alfetta – This large executive sedan will mark the return of the Italian manufacturer to the segment.

Release date: 2018


Audi TT Sportback – a production version may debut at Geneva.

Release date: March 2017

Audi RS3 Saloon – This hotter A3 could debut by April

Audi A5 Cabriolet – To be released on May 2017

Audi A6 and A6 allroad – The new A6 will come with a fresh new face and new engine options. Launch is expected in Mid-2017. There are also rumors of an all-road version debuting this year as well.

Audi RS1 – prior to the new A1’s launch we will see a upgraded RS1 variant later this year.

Audi– The second generation Audi A1 supermini will debut next year.

Audi A7, S7 and RS7 – Facelift models will be launched in 2018

Audi A8 – The updated A8 with Audi’s new design philosophy will launch mid 2018

Audi A9 – A new flaghip coming next year

Audi R8 V6 – A smaller R8 for 2018

Audi RS Q2 – Sportier version of the new Q2 will debut in 2018

Audi Q6 – Release in 2018

Audi Q8 – Audi’s flagship SUV gets hybrid options for 2018.

Aston Martin

Aston Martin DBX – Not an SUV, the DBX might be a high rise coupe.

Release date- 2018

Aston Martin Vantage – Replacement for the Vantage will be ready in 2018


Smaller Bentley Bentayga SUV – To be the most affordable Bentley on sale, a new, smaller Bentayga crossover is on its way.

Release date: 2018

Bentayga Coupe – We may also see a coupe version debut next year.


New BMW cars uk for 2017 2018
New cars in UK BMW

BMW X3 – BMW’s volume seller will get another update by August

BMW i5 – The latest iteration of BMW’s I series – The i5 hybrid SUV will debut this year.

BMW M5 – A new M5 will launch by December 2017.

BMW 1 Series Sport Cross – This cross version of the 1 series will debut in 2018. It will be priced below the X1

BMW 3 series – New generation to debut and launch this year

BMW 8 Series – The luxury coupe will launch in 2018

BMW X2 – this coupe version of the X1 will debut by mid 2017

BMW X7 – Made mostly for American market, we may see it being launch in 2018

BMW Z5 – Developed from BMW-Toyota partnership, the new Z4 replacement will share chassis with the upcoming Toyota Supra

BMW i8 roadster– Open top version is on its way for 2018


Citroen Cactus 7 seater – Good reception of the standard Cactus will pave way for a larger version in 2018.


Dacia Grand Duster – Dacia will also bring out a 7-seater Duster in 2018

DS Automobiles

DS 7 SUV – Will debut at Geneva 2017


Ford Fiesta – UK’s top selling car will get a facelift by July

Ford Focus – new and redesigned Ford Focus will come in 2018

Ford GT –600hp limited run supercar will debut in 2018

2018 Ford Mustang– A facelift model will come next year.


Honda Civic Type R – Based on the 10th generation Civic, the new Type R is more mature in design. It will debut later this year.

Honda CR-V – Expect launch by March 2017

Honda FCV Clarity – This hydrogen powered car could make its way to UK in 2018


Hyundai i30 and i30 N – Both the car will debut this year but expect the latter in the first half.

Hyundai Ioniq PHEV – This car will be available either as a hybrid or pure electric.

Release date- 2017/2018

Hyundai’s small SUV – Will be based on the i20

Release date- late 2017


Infiniti Q80 – The top end Q80 will debut next year.

QX50– Release in 2017


Jaguar XF Sportbrake – Expect this estate version of the XF to debut later in the year.

Jaguar XE R and XE convertible– Come October and we may see the release of a hotter XE variant. A convertible version is expected by December.

Jaguar E-Pace – Smallest Jaguar SUV will debut this year

Jaguar F-Pace SVR – A supercharged version for 2018

Jaguar I-Pace – A fully electric F-Pace for 2018

Jaguar XE Sportbrake – An estate XE expected for later next year


Jeep Compass – The compass has already made debut in Brazil. Expect it in UK by October 2017.


Kia Rio – A 2018 facelift is in development

Kia Stinger – the recently showcased stinger should debut later this year or by 2018.

Kia Picanto hatch – launch in 2018

Other 2018 probables: Kia Optima SW PHEV, Kia Niro PHEV, Kia Rio SUV


Lambo SUV
New cars in UK – Urus

Lamborghini Urus – Lamborghini will try their luck in unknown (and murky) waters by bringing out the Urus SUV next  year.

Land Rover

Land Rover Defender – The new Defender will release in 2018

Range Rover Velar Coupe – Could be launched this year itself.

Range Rover Evoque – A facelift model will hit UK in 2018


Lexus LS – Updated top of the line Lexus model coming in first half of 2017

Lexus RC convertible – Could debut by end of this year

Lexus LF-LC – Lexus SC convertible replacement for 2018

Lexus LS500 – New Luxus luxury sedan for release in 2018


Maserati Alfieri– Could be launched this year

Gran Turismo update – Release in 2017


Mazda CX-5 – A facelift/ replacement model coming in first half of this year.


Mercedes E-Class Coupe and Cabrio – Release in early 2017

Mercedes GLA – A facelift GLA model will come later this year

Cars for 2018 : Mercedes A-Class facelift, Mercedes C-Class Estate, Mercedes CLE, Mercedes CLS, Mercedes GLE, Mercedes-AMG GLC 63, Mercedes S-Class Coupe

Mercedes X-Class – Jointly developed with Renault – Nissan, Mercedes’ pick-up truck will come in 2018.


Mini Countryman – launch early 2017.

Mini Saloon – A saloon model for December 2017


Mitsubishi Shogun – Simple Off-roader for launch by April 2017

Mitsubishi ASX – Will debut at the Tokyo Motor Show. This SUV could go on sale this year itself.


Nissan Micra – The next generation  Micra will be completely restyled and comes with good amount of features.

Release date:  Mid 2017

Nissan Pulsar Nismo – A hotter pulsar variant for launch by April

New Nissan Leaf – Release by late 2017.

2018 models– 2nd gen Nissan Juke, Nissan Murano, Nissan Qashqai facelift


Peugeot 5008 – A 7-seater SUV for 2017

Peugeot 408 GT – Release in 2018


Porsche Panamera Sport Turismo- Could release late this year.

Porsche Pajun – A smaller Panamera for 2018


Renault Koleos SUV – The new Koleos 7-seater will launch early this year.

Renault Alpine – The new Alpine brings back the popular nametag and is based on its 2012 concept. Release date: Mid 2017

Renault Alaskan – The new pickup should debut by October 2017

Renault ZOE – A midlife facelift for the supermini in 2017

Renault Megane RS – A hotter version of the Megane, the ‘RS’ will debut later this year

Renault Captur – A facelift variant coming in 2018

Rolls Royce

Rolls Royce Cullinan – The RR Cullinan is a Bentayga rivalling SUV from the luxury manufacturer that will debut in 2018.

Rolls Royce Phantom – Next generation Phantom with hybrid powertrain will debut in 2018


SEAT Ateca Cupra – The 290hp SUV will launch by May 2017

SEAT Arona crossover – The sleek small crossover will debut early this year

SEAT 7-seat SUV –  Could debut this year

SEAT Leon – A facelift model for 2018


Skoda Octavia vRS 245 – The car gets a sharper, edgier design, and features like rapid seven-speed DSG and a limited-slip differential

Skoda Yeti and Yeti Coupe crossover– the popular crossover finally receives a replacement and a more mainstream look


SsangYong Rexton 2017 – New Rexton based on the LIV-2 concept will debut in 2017/2018


Suzuki Ignis – The Ignis has already been launch in some Asian markets and will reach UK early this year.

Suzuki Swift – The new supermini will be get a proper facelift by mid-2017 in UK

Suzuki Swift Sport – The sport version of the new swift will debut in UK in 2018


Tesla Model 3 – A more affordable Tesla for 2018
Tesla pickup– Primarily intended for US market, the new Tesla pickup my reach UK shores by 2018.


New Toyota cars 2018 uk
New cars in UK – Supra

Toyota Yaris hot hatch – Release by late 2017

Toyota FT-1 (Supra) – A new Supra, jointly developed with BMW is coming in 2018


Vauxhall Insignia – Placed further up the market, the new Insignia will be launched early this year.

Vauxhall Meriva MPV– launch by mid-201

Vauxhall Crossland X SUV– for summer 2017

 Vauxhall Grandland X Large SUV– Launch by November 2017

Vauxhall Corsa – a facelift for Vauxhall’s supermini should reach UK by early 2018


New VW cars 2017 2018 uk

Volkswagen Tiguan XL, Tiguan R– A 7-seat Tiguan XL will launch early 2017 while a hotter ‘R’ version will reach UK by November.

Volkswagen Arteon (new CC) – A classy looking car, the Arteos will reach showroom by mid- to late-2017.

Volkswagen Polo – The popular supermini will get update later this year.

Volkswagen Golf Mk8 – A next generation Golf will come out in 2018

Volkswagen Phaeton – A Tesla model S rivalling all-electric car for 2018

Volkswagen Touareg – All new Touareg for 2018


Volvo V90 Cross Country – Release by mid-2017

Volvo XC40 –gets all-new platform in 2018

Volvo XC60 – Based on their new scalable platform, The Volvo XC60 will go on sale early 2018

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