A new car release is always an event all over the automotive world. If you are an automobile enthusiast, who is always on the lookout for the latest thing on wheels, then you might want to check out this list of the latest 2019/2020 car brands that dealers are already stocking up on their lots or just anticipating to.
The list comprises of not just the cars but prices and possible specifications, and also other factors that might influence your decisions to buy them. Naijauto.com brings you the 2019/2020 list: enjoy!
1. 2019 Audi E-Tron
The 2019 Audi E-Tron is the first electric car of the company. The E-Tron starts at $74,800 (~N27 million) for the Premium Plus trim and $81,800 (~N29.5 million) for the Prestige trim.
It has 150 kW DC fast charging and a 95 kWh battery capacity. The car can go from 0-60 mph in 5.5 sec with a boost power technology of 300 kW. It is equipped with the latest infotainment system that comprises of wireless integration, myAudi connectivity and many other exciting features. Horsepower wise, you’ve got 168 (182 pound-feet of torque) and 188 horsepower (232 pound-feet), respectively. This smallish SUV is yet to be released but you can pre-order from the company as it will be officially released in spring 2019.
2019 Audi E-Tron looks like an optical illusion on the desert
2. 2019 BMW 3 Series
The BMW is always cutting edge when it comes to making the latest luxury cars. This 2019 BMW 3 Series is a small yet luxurious car that comes with a base price tag of $41,195 (~N14.8 million) for the 2019 BMW 330i, while the all-wheel drive 330i xDrive costs $43,245 (~N15.6 million).
It has a 258 ft-lbs.at 1450 rpm torque with an engine size of 2.0 liters. The horsepower is 248 @ 5200 rpm. The car has in-car entertainment that consist of 205 Watts Stereo Output, 9 total speakers, USB connection, auxiliary audio input and USB with external media control. It is embedded with an Intelligent Personal Assistant, which is like Siri for a car. It was officially released this March, so you can ask your car dealer about it right away.
BMW is always cutting-edged and fun-to-drive
3. 2019 Acura RDX
Unlike the others we have mentioned, this is not a small car but a ‘luxury crossover’ SUV. With price ranging from $37,300 (~N13.5 million) up to $45,400 (~N16.4 million) you can get a high performance and high tech automobile. Its engine type is turbo aluminum-Alloy 2.0L, 4-cylinder with a torque of 280 @ 1600-4500 and a horsepower of 272 @ 6500. You won't be missing out of the latest technology as it comes with the latest infotainment system and a new 10.2-inch display that’s operated via touch. You don't have to wait long to get because It's already on sale.
The luxury crossover SUV 2019 Acura RDX
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4. 2019 Mazda 3
Some automobile lovers are tagging this set of wheels as the best, latest small car. It comes with a base price (sedan) of $21,920 (~N7.9 million) and (hatchback) price of $24,520 (~N8.8 million). It has a radio, latest infotainment systems and HVAC controls, which seem to be similar to that of Audi. The horsepower is 186 hp @ 6000 rpm and a torque of 186 lb-ft @ 4000 rpm. Its engine type is DOHC 16-valve inline-4, a SKYACTIV-X aluminum block and head and direct fuel injection. The performance is zero to 100 mph in 1–19.4 seconds with a top speed of 130 mph. It is very fuel economy yet giving you more power. The official release date is yet to be announced.
2019 Mazda 3 has a quite affordable price tag
5. 2019 Mercedes-Benz A-class
This A class sedan is the smallest Mercedes-Benz that is of high tech yet roomy. It has an engine spec of turbocharged 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine that produces 188 horsepower and 221 lb-ft of torque. It is matched with an all-wheel drive speed that goes from zero to 60 mph in 6.1 seconds. Its infotainment system (also called MBUX) has an advanced voice-recognition software as well as Apple CarPlay, Android Auto and other multimedia features. Its optional driver-assistance technology includes automated emergency braking, adaptive cruise control, lane-keeping assist, and other safety features. The Mercedes-Benz A-class price starts from $33,495 (~N12 million).
2019 Mercedes-Benz A-class can speed up to 188 hp
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6. 2019 Honda Insight
The 2019 Honda Insight is the replacement for the Honda Civic Hybrid and it is the third Honda car to bear the “Insight” nameplate. What makes this car unique is its combination of a gas engine and electric motors, which is quite rare. It can run on its electric energy alone for approximately one mile at lower speeds but when it needs more power the gasoline engine comes in. Its horsepower is 151.
2019 Honda Insight costs from N8.6 million
The engine is a 5 Liter 4-cylinder gas/electric. It has an 8.0-inch infotainment system that is integrated with Apple CarPlay, Android Auto plus satellite, touring models, added navigation, HD radio, two USB ports, a volume knob, HD digital traffic, voice recognition, and a 450-watt audio system with 10 speakers, plus an available HondaLink cloud-based service. The 2019 Honda Insight price starts at $23,850 (~N8.6 million).
7. 2019 Jeep Cherokee
This is among the top cars out there suitable for the family. This small SUV with new 2.0-liter turbocharged inline-four cylinder engine joins the lineup, putting out 270 horsepower and 295 pound-feet of torque. The vehicle has a fully-automatic Jeep Active Drive. It is quite fuel economy and has a highly effective front fascia, hood, LED headlamps, daytime running lamps, and fog lamps for better driving vision. There are basic car interior features such as manual air conditioning, cruise control w/steering wheel controls, illuminated glove box, remote keyless entry with Integrated key transmitter, illuminated entry, panic button, valet function and many more. Jeep Cherokee is selling for the price of $25,190 (~N9 million).
2019 Jeep Cherokee is among the best choices for family cars
8. 2019 Honda Pilot
This 2019 Pilot is Honda’s 3-row SUV that has standard seating for 8, with 7-passenger setup optional. The seat folding is 60-40 split-bench front facing. The heated manual reclining front seats fold forward. It is regarded as the best family car as it is equipped with the latest technology. It comes with a Honda Sensing suite for safety and also a driver assist feature. Honda Pilot has Apple CarPlay and Android Auto standard on all but its base trims. It also has Honda Satellite-Linked Navigation System with voice recognition, a Honda HD digital traffic 2nd-row HDMI interface and multi-zone audio.
Its engine is 3.5-liter V-6 with a horsepower of 280, 262 lb-ft; 9-speed automatic transmission. Pricing starts at $32,445 (~N11.7 million).
2019 Honda Pilot was installed a 9-speed automatic transmission
9. 2019 Kia Forte
This is a redesigned Kia Forte with a spacious interior. It has a user-friendly technology that comes with a standard infotainment advanced safety assistant. For a base price of $17,690, you will get a Civic with a touch-screen, Android Auto and Apple CarPlay and other multimedia features. Just like Hyundai Elantra, the 2019 Kia Forte has a 2.0L four-cylinder engine of 147 horsepower and 132 lb-ft of torque.
You only pay N6.4 million to get a brand new 2019 Kia Forte
Whatever model you choose, these cars are sure to make your 2019 very pleasurable.