The general pattern is expected to be continued SUV-isation (even the Kia Picanto city car is obtaining a jacked-up crossover spin-off) as well as substantial financial investment in electric models, proof which could be seen this week with the statement by VW that it had actually put on hold sales of the Golf GTE plug-in crossbreed, as manufacturing can not stay up to date with demand. In November in 2015, sales of cars eligible for the government's plug-in car grant rose 53.7% versus the very same month in 2016, from 2,482 to 3,814, against a decrease in complete car sales of 11.2%.
Yet 2018 will not be everything about the electric revolution; we still have a lot of petroleum and diesel models landing on these shores over the next YEAR. Below are the hottest cars to keep an eye out for this year.
Car Reviews 2018
The F-Pace's child bro signs up with the fastest-growing car sector and is sure to help grow Jaguar's sales.
Kia Picanto X-Line
The little Picanto city car obtains a crossover variation.
Kia Stinger GT
Movie critics are raving about Kia's first sporting activities GT. Not unexpected, given it's the brainchild of a designer poached from BMW's M division.
The stately home on wheels returns for an eighth generation. Cool down, Jeeves.
Seat Leon Cupra R
One of the most powerful variation of Seat's Golf-derived hatchback boasts 306bhp and also lines so sharp you'll need handwear covers to unlock.
The Karoq exterminated the charismatic Yeti. Yet don't worry, it's an excellent mid-sized crossover, even if it does appear like all its competitors.