New 2020 auto models in Russia
At the beginning of 2019, at international exhibitions, many automakers announced their new and restyled models. But some of them will appear in domestic salons only in 2020. For example, the long-awaited Volkswagen Polo and Jetta 7. You will also have to wait a bit for the Mercedes GLS, Toyota Highlander and Subaru Outback.
2020 auto news: who do we choose?
Some details about the Mitsubishi Pajero Sport, Toyota RAV4, Tesla Roadster and Skoda Octavia are already known. Unfortunately, Ford is leaving our market, so Focus 4, Kuga 3 and Explorer 6 will remain inaccessible in the Russian segment. Let's find out what new models of cars in 2020 in Russia will soon travel on the roads.
Mitsubishi Pajero Sport
The characteristics of the Mitsubishi Pajero Sport jeep, popular in Russia, will be based on the exterior and interior of the L200 pickup. The visual part of the bumper was removed, the radiator grill was expanded to almost the entire front of the car. The shape of the taillights has changed. Chrome wings appeared on the wings.
Depending on the configuration, the interior of the Japanese SUV is made of expensive materials: leather and wood. The internal space has slightly increased. The feature of the front panel is the advanced Mitsubishi Power Sound media complex with a 7-inch screen, support for Android and Apple.
Cars are equipped with two types of engines: a 2.4l diesel and a gasoline V6 3l with MIVEC technology. The volume of units increased by 0.8 liters. The gearbox remained automatic. Pendants have been upgraded. According to preliminary data, the cost of basic equipment from 2.3 million. rub.
Toyota RAV4 fifth generation
The Japanese crossover Toyota RAV4 was already updated in 2019. The jubilee series of cars received black inserts on the body, LED optics, a spacious trunk of 577 liters, 4 panoramic cameras, BSM and IDDS systems. Available in 6 trim levels with gasoline 2l, 2.5l and 2.2l diesel engine. Installed 6-speed automatic and mechanical gearboxes, as well as a continuously variable variator. The basic equipment "Standard" is equipped with:
- Air conditioned
- Heated front seats, wiper zones
- 8-inch audio system with Bluetooth and USB
- Front and rear power windows
Among the security systems, it is worth highlighting: a warning about the threat of a frontal collision, cruise control, recognition and informing about road signs, a warning about the intersection of road markings, automatic high beam switching, driver fatigue control. The cost of a car starts from 1 million 560 thousand rubles.
Tesla Roadster 2020
The fastest car in the world Tesla Roadster has a speed of 402 km per hour. The car is equipped with a removable glass roof and 4 seats. At the front there is 1 electric motor and 2 at the rear for all-wheel drive. One charge is enough for 1000 km. Acceleration from 0 to 96 km / h is 1.9 seconds. To 100 km / h, the Roadster accelerates in 4.2 seconds. You can book an electric car for $ 50,000. The cost of the basic configuration is $ 200,000.
The new Skoda Octavia station wagon will go on sale in Europe in October 2019. In Russia, the car will appear in early 2020. It is expected that it will be presented in the Czech Republic in October in honor of the 60th anniversary of the first Octavia. In general, the exterior has not changed too much. Double LED headlights of the head optics merged into one panel. The length of the body has increased by several centimeters. Gasoline engines of 1, 1.5 and 2 liters and diesel engines of 1.6 and 2 liters are expected.
While the developers during the tests carefully camouflage the car with camouflage. Therefore, detailed information is not available. The cost of the model in the basic version starts from 1 million 200 thousand rubles.
Second generation Mercedes GLS
Among the models that will appear in Russia, it is worth highlighting an SUV Mercedes GLS. The exterior of the car has changed a bit. The angular edges of the stamping disappeared. The model received a different shape of the grille, but the longitudinal edges and logo remained the same. The taillights have become more stylish with a three-dimensional relief.
Inside, no changes are planned, except for the addition of several modern security systems. For Russia, the car will come out with gasoline units and a 3-liter diesel V6. The engines comply with the new Euro 6d-RDE Step 2 standard, which will be introduced on January 1, 2020. The cost of the car is from 5 million 600 thousand rubles.
Toyota Highlander 4
The fourth-generation Toyota Highlander auto first "lit up" in the spring of 2019 at the New York auto show. During the debut, representatives of the concern announced the release of the “four” in Europe in December. Therefore, in Russian salons should be expected after the New Year holidays.
What has changed in the legendary model? Almost nothing. Added more modern security systems. The design has become stiffer and better sound insulation. The edges of the body softened a bit. The interior space has increased. The interior has new horizontal ventilation deflectors, a three-spoke steering wheel and a multimedia panel.
Under the hood, the previous 3.5 liter V6 engine was paired with an 8-speed gearbox. For drivers who plan to tow trailers up to 2.3 tons, larger oil coolers with efficient fans will be installed.
The 2018-2019 Kia Telluride SUV is of great interest to domestic motorists, as manufacturers announced significant changes. The exterior has incorporated the following details:
- Massive mesh grille.
- Vertical rectangular head optics LED.
- Chrome inserts on the sides of the front bumper.
- Plastic lining on wheel arches.
- Black glossy wheels.
- An angular, almost flat roof.
- Boomerang taillights.
- Massive plastic trim on the rear bumper.
- Double branch pipe of exhaust system.
The salon has become more spacious. The front panel is made of high-quality plastic that simulates metal and wood. The new 10-inch multimedia has on-screen controls, supports Android and Apple services. An optional Harman & Kardon audio system and 10 speakers are available. A microphone is used to connect the driver with the rear passengers.
The car is equipped with a gasoline 3.8-liter V6 engine, paired with an 8-speed transmission. In the basic version, the machine has front-wheel drive. For an additional fee - four-wheel drive.
New AvtoVAZ 2020
The domestic market does not lag behind the world market and in 2020 we should expect updated models of the all-wheel drive Lada 4 × 4, Priora and Grant. For more information, click here.
Crossover UAZ 3170
Particular attention should be paid to the release of the new UAZ 3170 crossover. The Italian design company Pininfarina worked on the design of the car, so the exterior is worth some praise. Thanks to the graceful shape of the body, significantly increased aerodynamics. Machine dimensions and specifications make it possible to compete with the Audi Q5, BMW X3 and Tiguan. The interior is made according to international standards. It is planned to install the main modern security systems. Two engine options are offered: atmospheric 2.5l with a capacity of 145 horses and a turbocharged 2.3l with a capacity of 170 l / s. According to preliminary data, the cost of an SUV is from 1 million 100 thousand to 1 million 400 thousand rubles. The expected release of the model is mid-2020.