Do you think the year 2017 has been an exciting for the automobile industry? Well, there’s a lot more to come in the year 2018. The year is going to start off with a bang with a bunch of top cars 2018 India as we gear up for the Auto Expo. Of course, there are more launches scheduled apart from the auto expo itself. So, let’s take a look at the top cars you can have in 2018 so that you can start saving for your favourite car right away.
Let’s Explore The List of Top Upcoming Cars
Audi Q5 (Expected Price: Rs. 3.5 crore)
If you love the speed, the class, the performance, and the perfection, you’d surely love the new launch from Audi. The Audi Q5 will hit the Indian shores on January and it gets an updated look and sharper features. The latest launch from Audi comes with a beefy front bumper with large air intakes for increased airflow. It is expected to be launched in 2 litre diesel motor and the the petrol too will soon follow. It is based on the flexible MLB Evo platform and mimics the design of the larger Q7.
The 2018 Audi Q5 comes with a sharper design with cleaner lines. There’s the new single-frame grille with Matrix LED headlamps and a sporty bonnet. This car is likely to be rival of the Volvo XC60, Mercedes-Benz GLC, Lexus NX 300h.
Datson Redi-GO AMT (Expected Price: Rs. 4 lakh)
For the budget-friendly people, here’s a good news as the Datson is all set to launch its another version of Redi-Go in January 2018. Datson is all set to launch its automated transmission variant of the redi-Go. However, we’re now expecting to see any no cosmetic changes as such and the AMT will be the same as the one in the Kwid. The car is expected to be pricier by 25 to 30 thousand rupees than the current 1 litre variant.
Maruti Suzuki Swift 2018 (Expected Price: Rs. 5.5 lakh – Rs. 7.5 lakh)
Maruti Suzuki Swift is the most awaited launch of the year 2018 as the company is all set to launch in the new generation of the Swift with much fanfare. The car will be unveiled in the 2018 auto expo. The new Swift 2018 is based on the all-new HEARTECT platform, which is lighter and more rigid than the current version. This 1 litre boosterjet will see the addition of an RS model which will be sportier and more powerful.
Volvo XC40 (Expected Price: Rs. 45 lakh)
It’s been a long time we saw some news about Volvo cars. The company seems to be getting serious about its presence in the Indian market and has scheduled a launch of its Volvo XC40 in 2018. This is going to be the most affordable and smallest SUV in India by mid-year, making it the top budget car 2018. The XC40 is the first model on Volvo Cars’ new Compact Modular Architecture. The XC40 will go up against the likes of the Audi Q3 and the BMW X1. The Volvo XC40 gets pedestrian, cyclist, vehicle and large animal detection with emergency autobrake in order to ensure the safety.
Hyundai Santro (Expected Price: Rs. 4 lakh – Rs. 6 lakh)
Did you love the Santro back in 2000s? The Hyundai is gearing up to revive the Santro nameplate with an all-new car. We’re expected to see its facelift version at the 2018 Auto Expo in February and the car is expected to be launched soon after. The car is going to compete with the Maruti Suzuki Celerio, Renault Kwid, and Tata Tiago. It is going to come in two versions – 0.8-litre and 1.0-litre engine, possibly the same petrol mills that the i10 used to offer.
Hyundai i20 Facelift (Expected Price: Rs. 5.5 lakh – Rs. 8.5 lakh)
Hyundai has been in latest automobile news for quite a long time for testing the i20 facelift, and the updated premium hatchback will go on sale in 2018. The facelift version of Hyundai i20 is expected to launch with a styling tweaks in-line with Hyundai’s global design language, and will sport a larger grille. It’s also going to have a few cabin updates including a touchscreen system with connectivity options like Apple Carplay and android auto.
So, if you think the above-mentioned top budget cars 2018 are just what you’ve expected, make sure having a test ride at your local authorized dealer. And keep coming back for more automobile news at Tecraze.