Future

Future

Semi-bespoke platform for new 2024 Kia EV5s
​Kia has yet to confirm technical or powertrain details about the EV3 or EV4, although it has said they will use the same variant of the Hyundai Motor Group’s E-GMP platform as the EV5.
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2024 Volkswagen Golf GTI Last hurrah for petrol hot hatch
​Volkswagen Golf GTI pumped for final petrol fling. More power, chassis upgrade and cabin revamp mark petrol hot hatch swansong.
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​Volkswagen Set to Launch Rugged Compact SUV in 2026
Volkswagen has officially announced plans to introduce a "high-volume" compact SUV in 2026. This upcoming SUV is expected to offer a raised and rugged alternative to the Volkswagen ID 3.
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Audi A4 Reborn as EV from 2025, including S4, RS4
he move to electric power is part of Audi's strategy to compete with rivals like BMW, Mercedes, Tesla, and emerging players in the electric executive car segment
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Scoop: Volkswagen’s much more interesting next wave of compact EVs
​It looks bright (and electric) for GTI and R. By Jake Groves.
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An Alfa-Romeo Van? You’d better believe it.
​Could Alfa Romeo make an MPV? Its design boss, Alejandro Mesonero-Romanos, has thrown the idea out there in a way that suggests the brand might do just that.
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Alfa-Romeo considers return to hatchback market
​Alfa Romeo could return to the hatchback market, CEO Jean-Philippe Imparato has suggested. The Italian brand left it in 2020, axing the Giulietta after 10 years on sale.
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Alfa-Romeo guns for BMW iX Large high-tech electric SUV
​BMW iX rival to crown expanded Alfa line-up Large SUV will have a 500-mile range, the latest tech – and still major on driver engagement.
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2024 Mercedes-Benz CLA estate - plus new saloon, GLA and GL
​New CLA Shooting Brake stars in compact Merc shake-up. Four new-era small Mercedes with EV and combustion power are inbound, as the A-Class and B-Class are axed.
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2024 MG 3 Patents reveal second-gen model’s styling
​Next-gen MG 3 breaks cover. Supermini sticks with petrol power as MG eyes affordability.
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2024 Volkswagen Transporter PHEV, diesel and EV for new van
​EV in new Transporter line-up. New Ford-twinned VW van to offer electric, plug-in hybrid and diesels from 2024.
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2027 BMW M3 EV ‘Crazy’ quad-motor 4WD super-saloon
​New quad-motor BMW M3 to pack ‘crazy’ dynamics. Performance EV will harness new chassis tech to deliver unparalleled driving thrills
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Electric Audi R8 tipped for new supercar platform
​Two-door EV looks set for a sports-biased platform that can handle up to 1700bhp.
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2027 Alfa Romeo Spider - set to return as electric roadster
​Brand’s electrification is well under way, with five new EVs due by 2027, and designers are working on a halo sports car to follow. It’s gunning for the Boxster.
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Scoop: Fiat’s reborn Panda plans
​Fiat CEO promises a ‘democratic’ electric car inspired by Centoventi.
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Five-door Mini Cooper confirmed
Next-gen hatch will arrive alongside the new three-door, with hot JCW versions expected to follow
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BMW Neue Klasse will include SUVs too
​As with today’s BMW EV line-up, the Neue Klasse will include a range of SUVs in varying market segments – beginning in 2026 with an iX3-sized model to rival the Audi Q6 E-tron and Mercedes-Benz EQC SUV.
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‘Ambitious’ dynamics key for Alpine’s SUVs
​Upcoming D- and E-segment models from Alpine will feature “high-performance and energised” chassis dynamics inspired by the A110 while fulfilling a brief to give the French brand a footprint in the crucial luxury car market.
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