The New York Auto Show could be described as the short summary of the first quarter of the car production year that shows to the world a mixture of vehicles presented at various auto shows up until March plus it boasts some of the new releases of its own. In case you missed it, we wanted to show you the highlights from New York that impressed us the most and are definitely worth your attention.
A quick note, do not wonder why some of the most exciting SUV newcomers from this auto show aren’t shown in this video, we have dedicated a separate video to them on our channel and you should definitely check it out: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MFAF4Tvws1E
Cars featured in this video:
Lincoln Aviator Concept: lincoln.com/luxury-suvs/aviator/2019
Lincoln Aviator Concept is a three row rear-wheel drive SUV built on a unibody platform. It will hit the market in 2019 and will be available in a PHEV version.
Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport concept: media.vw.com/releases/1000
Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport concept is a five-seater plug-in hybrid SUV that is a smaller but squarer version of a regular Atlas.
Acura RDX: acura.com/build-price/rdx
The new RDX is the most extensive Acura redesign in a decade. It is built on the exclusive Acura-precision platform and incorporates design elements of Acura Precision Concept and Cockpit Concept.
Volkswagen Atlas Tanoak Concept: media.vw.com/releases/1001
The recently revealed dual-cab short bed pickup concept is based on the seven seater Atlas SUV and shares the design with Cross Sport Concept.
Audi RS5 Sportback: audi-mediacenter.com/en/press-releases
In the past RS5 was exclusively offered in coupe and convertible body styles, but starting from summer 2018 the model line will be extended by the liftback Audi RS5 Sportback.
Mercedes-AMG C 63 S Coupé 2018: mbusa.com/mercedes/vehicles/model/class-C/model-C63CS
With this model Mercedes continues the midlife updates of its C class. However, unlike the C43, the new C63 doesn’t receive a powerboost; the AMG handcrafter 4.0L V8 biturbo, still produces 503 hp and 516 lb-ft of torque in its S modification.
Maserati Levante Trofeo: maserati.com/maserati/international/en/news/World-Premiere-for-Maserati-Levante-Trofeo-at-the-2018-New-York-International-Auto-Show
The first series soft roader SUV from Maserati was introduced two years ago, and now it received a pass to the club of performance super crossovers in the form of Levante Trofeo.
Genesis Essentia: media.genesis.com/NEWS/electrifying-escapism–genesis-reveals-essentia-concept-at-new-york-international-auto-show/s/84eb5a1f-c927-43f6-81ad-145a8f838f6d
The premium division of Hyundai, Genesis has presented their first all-electric luxury sports car concept at the New York Auto show in 2018. The Essentia received electric motors for each wheel that can accelerate it to 60 in 3 seconds.
Toyota Corolla Hatchback: toyotanews.pressroom.toyota.com/releases/hatch+back+all+new+2019+toyota+corolla+hatchback+wows+2018+nyias.htm
2019 Toyota Corolla Hatchback is the first model in the 12th generation of the legendary vehicle. It has a new engine, two transmission options, and a redesigned look and rides on a new platform.
Cadillac CT6-V: cadillac.com/future-concept-vehicles/ct6-v-sport-sedan
Cadillac welcomed the new performance variant into the CT6 family – V-Sport. Under the hood of this hot executive sedan is an all-new 4.2 Liter V8 engine with 550 horsepower and 627 lb-ft of torque paired with a 10-speed automatic transmission.