With the commencement of 2018 in full swing, several car manufacturers are luring customers to make a beeline for the latest models on the anvil. While some cars are makeovers of previous year models, we will also emphasize on completely new models set to roll off the showrooms this New Year. While the auto industry does not follow the regular calendar, you will notice certain models labeled as 2017 making their debut in 2018. This also denotes you could get attractive discounts on previous year labeled cars if you buy them this year. Check them out:
- 2018 Audi A7
The regular features of the 3.0 liter Audi A7 Premium Plus boasts of a powerful yet frugal 3000cc V6 supercharged intercooled engine mated to a slick-shifting 8-speed auto box. The car has traction control on the driveline, ABS, cruise control, 19-inch aluminum wheels, auto air-conditioning, airbags with occupant sensors and additional airbags overhead, knee, driver, and passengers. The integrated satellite navigation system is a boon to use and also incorporates voice control for added convenience.
- 2018 BMW 750
The second luxury car of 2018 on our list has to be the glamorous 7 series from the German automaker. The 750i comes with a potent 4.4liter engine with dual turbochargers and pushes out 445 horses via an overdrive-enabled 8-speed auto box. ABS-assisted four-wheel antilock brakes to ensure you are in complete control while driving around this masterpiece of brilliance. Then, of course, there is traction control, 19-inch aluminum wheels, auto AC, airbags all round with occupant sensors and integrated sat-NAV system for further convenience. Overhead airbags for both rows ensure added safety and so does the curtain and side seat-mounted airbags.
- 2018 Jaguar XF
The upcoming 2018 Jaguar XF boasts of standard features comprising of an economical yet dominant 3.0Liter V6 engine capable of churning our 380 horses via a supercharger. The standard 8-speed automatic transmission is lifted from the previous generation albeit with a few tweaks. Then there is four-wheel ABS with traction control on the driveline, radar cruise control, 20-inch alloys, auto air-con, overhead airbags on both rows and airbags for passengers all round to boot.
- 2018 Mercedes-Benz S-Class
The fresh off the block version of the S 560 comes with standard equipment such as ABS, traction control, integrated satellite navigation, airbags all round and a THERMOTRONIC air-con. Powering this luxobarge is a mighty 4.0liter V8 with dual turbochargers which pumps out a healthy 463 horses via the 9-speed auto gearbox. The transmission has overdrive too!
- 2017 Lexus LS 460
The LS 460 is touted as the flagship car of Lexus and can be had with a 4.6liter V8 engine that delivers a cool 386 hp. The potent motor is mated with an overdrive-enabled 8-speed gearbox which further promises a plush ride with active ABS assist on all four wheels. Splendidly chiseled 18-inch aluminum wheels add to its already jaw-dropping looks while passengers are kept safe with airbags for front, knee, side and overhead for total protection. An incorporated navigation system is standard as well.
- 2018 Genesis G90
The standard features of the Genesis G90 5.0 Ultimate include Tau 5.0L V-8 420hp engine, 8-speed automatic transmission with overdrive, 4-wheel anti-lock brakes (ABS), integrated navigation system, side seat mounted airbags, curtain 1st and 2nd row overhead airbags, rear side-impact airbag, driver knee airbag, airbag occupancy sensor, automatic air conditioning, 19″ aluminum wheels, cruise control, distance pacing, ABS and driveline traction control.
- 2018 Maserati Ghibli
The freshest offering from the Italian automaker comes in the form of the 2018 Ghibli which is essentially a 5-seater four-door sedan. Sharing bits and pieces from its descendant – Quattroporte – this sporty sedan rolls off production lines with a 3.0liter 6-cylinder motor in its base avatar. This base version has a fuel efficiency of 17MPG city and 24MPG on the highway which is respectable for this luxury car. A higher-end version, the Ghibli GranSport AWD offers more goodies at a premium.
- 2018 Lincoln Continental
One of America’s preferred set of luxury wheels latest model sports a 3.7liter V6 engine which is good enough for 305 horses. A 6-speed auto transmission is kitted out with the base version and so is ABS, radar-controlled cruise control, Safety Canopy system and airbags all round for the finest passenger protection. The car boasts of AdvanceTrac electronic stability, auto AC and 18-inch alloy wheels too.
- 2018 Cadillac CT6
Another American icon in its latest avatar is equipped with an utterly responsive 3.6liter V6 engine which delivers 335hp via an eight-speed auto transmission. Apart from regular features such as driveline traction control, radar assist cruise control and 19-inch alloys, the car gets splendid passenger comfort with curtain airbags, overhead airbags and drive/passenger knee airbags.
- 2018 Volvo S90
One of the most VFM package from the Swedish car manufacturer is the brand new Volvo S90. The base variant ‘T6 Inscription’ is equipped with a frugal yet capable 2.0liter Drive-E straight-four engine which delivers a strong 316 horses via a turbo/supercharger. An eight-speed gear TRONIC overdrive-enabled transmission is standard, and so are 4-wheel ABS, driveline traction control, distance pacing, cruise control and gorgeous 10-inch aluminum alloy wheels.
While these cars are not exactly what you call affordable, but being an owner of any automobile, you can significantly cut down on maintenance bills by utilizing best quality used auto parts from reputed sources – and that too with a warranty!