10 upcoming SUVs set to be released in India in the second half of 2019


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India is being a target automakers are aiming at to gain martket share in this fruitful land. That's maybe the reason why so many cars will hit the Indian market in the second half of 2019. Check out our list of these 10 SUVs to soon appear on the Indian roads now!

The second half of the year has just entered, and a long list of cars is about to hit the market during this period as well. It seems India is now the top favorite market the car maker are aiming at. There are plenty of new cars deemed to roll out the Indian dealerships this June. Let's be with Naijauto.com today check out 10 SUVs that hit the Indian market in the second half of 2019. For each SUV listed, we listed a few unique qualities, included the estimated prices as well as the launch date.

1. Suzuki Vitara Brezza 2019

Estimated Price: ₹ 8 - 11 Lakhs (N4.1m to N5.7m)

Expected Launch: 11 September, 2019

  • Features significant changes to the front and rear bumpers
  • Comes with a new grille and an air intake scoop on the hood
  • A new set of alloy wheels
  • Comes with standard safety equipment like ABS (Anti-lock Braking System), EBD (Electronic Brake-Force Distribution), dual front airbags, front seat belts reminder and speed alert system
  • LED projector headlamps


The Vitara Brezza is the best seller SUV in the Indian market

2. Hyundai Tucson Facelift 2019

Estimated Price: ₹ 18 - 20 Lakhs (N9.3m - N10.3m)

Expected Launch: 24 July 2019

  • The facelift version will get a new signature cascading grille
  • Also comes with LED headlamps with a sleeker design and a chiseled front bumper
  • A new set of alloy wheels and a tweaked rear bumper
  • The dashboard features a tablet-like upright touchscreen
  • Also comes with cruise control, climate control with rear AC, sunroof and rear-view camera


The facelift version of this beauty will get a new signature cascading grille

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3. Jaguar E-Pace 2019

Estimated Price: ₹ 50 - 60 Lakhs (N25.8m - N31m)

Expected Launch: 15 August 2019

  • Comes with standard sporty turbo four-cylinder and all-wheel drive 
  • Compared with the 2018 version, the new Jaguar has an updated infotainment interface and new personalized memory settings
  • Exotic 20-inch wheels
  • 10-inch touchscreen cemented in the center stack
  • Navigation and a 4G LTE mobile hotspot
  • Optional USB/12-volt outlets, Apple CarPlay, and Android Auto 
  • Automated emergency braking
  • Front and rear parking sensors
  • Lane-keeping assist


This Jaguar offers both the 2.0-liter petrol and diesel engines

4. Mercedes-Benz GLE 2019

Estimated Price: ₹ 55 - 70 Lakhs (N28.4m - N36.1m)

Expected Launch: August 2019

  • Wide-screen infotainment system stacked on the dashboard
  • Luggage capacity of 825-litres and can be increased to a whopping 2055-liters by folding down the second-row seats
  • The GLE has third-row seats as an optional fitment


The five-seater has a luggage capacity of 825-liters

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5. Audi Q2 2019

Estimated Price: ₹ 28 - 32 Lakhs (N14.5m - N16.5m)

Expected Launch: July 2019

  • The interior is in black and gets body colored highlights on the dashboard
  • The infotainment display screen gets a binnacle of clocks for the instrument cluster
  • Comes with five seats and gets dual-zone automatic climate control, cruise control and power seats as standard
  • Optional sunroof


The interior is in black and gets body colored highlights on the dashboard

6. Porsche Macan 2019

Estimated Price: ₹ 85 Lakhs - 1.2 Crores (N43.9m - N62m)

Expected Launch: 15 July 2019

  • Two available engines - a base 248-hp turbocharged four-cylinder and a turbocharged V-6 making 348 horsepower (in the S model)
  • Seven-speed automatic transmission and all-wheel drive
  • Updated front and rear bumpers with new taillamps
  • Larger 10.9-inch touchscreen infotainment system and standard 4G LTE onboard Wi-Fi feature

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The Macan's rear seats are adjustable and offers a large boot for the luggage

7. Mahindra e20 NXT 2019

Estimated Price: ₹ 5 - 8 Lakhs (N2.6m - N4.1m)

Expected Launch: July 2019

  • Reworked headlamps with LED units, and fancy alloy wheels
  • Larger, tablet-like touchscreen infotainment system with connectivity features like a Bluetooth system, USB port, and AUX-in
  • Comes with standard safety equipment like ABS (Anti-lock Braking System), EBD (Electronic Brake-Force Distribution), dual front airbags, front seat belts reminder and speed alert system


The wheels appear to be 14-inch units with diamond cut wheels

8. Audi SQ7 2019

Estimated Price: ₹ 96 Lakhs - 1.02 Crores (N49.6m - N52.7m)

Expected Launch: July 2019

  • A distinct hexagonal front grille with matrix headlamps, that have integrated LED daytime running lamps
  • 20-inch wheels sitting in the large wheel wells 
  • An option of 22-inch alloys 
  • Comfortable interior for 7 occupants
  • Comes with four-zone climate control, intelligent headlamps, auto-dimming rearview mirrors
  • A panoramic sunroof
  • Electrically adjustable front seats, adjustable rear seats, and foldable third-row seats
  • Dual-stage airbags 
  • rain-sensing wipers 


All the comfort and luxury is available for 7 occupants

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9. Range Rover Evoque 2019

Estimated Price: ₹ 53 - 73 Lakhs (N27.4m - N37.7m)

Expected Launch: 14 August 2019

  • Restyled bumpers
  • The 5-seater has more space in the cabin
  • Two high-definition touchscreens in the cabin - the upper screen controls the infotainment while the lower screen has a facility for air conditioning and other essential controls
  • USB Apple CarPlay, Android Auto, and a host of other modern connectivity features
  • The powertrain options include a new range of Ingenium petrol and diesel engines
  • Entry-level model gets a manual two-wheel-drive, while all the other models come with four-wheel drive and automatic transmission


First Land Rover to get mild hybrid technology.

10. Audi Q8 2019

Estimated Price: ₹ 1 - 1.2 Crores (N51.6m - N61.9m)

Expected Launch: July 2019

  • Five-seater coupe with a hexagonal grille and sleek headlamps
  • Standard all-wheel drive that provides all-weather traction
  • Standard 360-degree camera system
  • Larger 21-inch wheels,
  • A fourth climate zone
  • Also comes with a Bang & Olufsen audio system, and driver assists including blind-spot monitoring and rear cross-traffic alert
  • Maximum towing capacity of 7700 pounds
  • Adaptive Chassis package (air suspension and four-wheel steering), and the Cold Weather package (heated steering wheel and heated rear seats)

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Hope this list of 10 upcoming SUVs that will hit the Indian market first in the second half of 2019 is helpful to you. Don't forget to come back Naijauto newsfeed daily for the latest auto releases in the industry!

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A passionate writer looking to educate people with every piece of her work. Oluwatobi enjoys writing about exotic cars, productive tech traits, workplace culture, and basic data science values. She holds a Master's degree in Diplomacy and Strategic Studies from University of Lagos. When she's not expressing herself through a new article, she's reading about international politics.

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