Sedans have always been in demand for their elegance, style, space and convenience. Keeping up with this need and expectation, many sub-compact, compact and luxury sedans were launched in the previous year and some of them created quite a stir.
The momentum seems likely to be maintained in 2019 too. Here are the top 5 launches slated in the upcoming months.
Honda Civic – Expected to be launched in the first half of 2019 and priced at Rs 14 lakh, Honda Civic is ready to conquer the Indian market, winning hearts of millions. With a complete premium makeover, the new Civic will be adorned with both 2.0-litre petrol and 1.5-litre diesel engine. Keeping in mind the eagerness of the Indian car market and Japan’s smart production unit, the Japanese car maker has timed the facelift launch to perfection. To be assembled locally to keep the price low, Honda is putting its best efforts to make the chic and sophisticated new Civic facelift a success.
Next Generation Toyota Camry – The sharper version of Toyota Camry based on TNGA modular platform with 2.5-litre petrol engine and hybrid accessibility will be the super car of this year. The stylish sedan is spacious and safe enough to meet the needs of its owner. Priced between Rs 29.75 lakh to Rs 37.22 lakh it will be a hybrid for Indian market only and ready to give tough competition to Hyundai Accord hybrid. This glamorous sedan has already created magic with its exterior look and suave interior. To keep the price low, it is expected to be assembled locally near Bengaluru.
Fiat Tipo – A perfect and timely replacement for Linea, the Tipo is slated for an early launch with a price tag of Rs 8 lakhs. Having created a name for itself in the global market, this sophisticated car bearing aggressive features, is equipped with both petrol and diesel engines. Promising excellent mileage and accurate ride handling, Fiat Tipo is all set to bring the brand back in contention in India.
Hyundai Elantra – This facelift version from Hyundai is ready to face the challenge with its macho but refreshed look. Armed with latest features and upmarket interior, Elantra also promises the best of style and comfort. Its signature look, sophisticated head and tail lamps, sculpted body and powerful engines provide the green signal for its success.
2019 Audi A8 – Mid-2019 will have a magnificent view of generation updated Audi. Its well carved longer body with 100kg extra weight gives it a royal look. The more modish cabin and powerful features are its new found strength to rule over the market and heart. The AI suspension acts like magic when sensing impact and helps in accommodating the height and rigidity to the bumpy road ahead. Available in three engine options – 3.0-litre V6 petrol, 3.0-litre V6 diesel and 4.0-litre V8 petrol – the new Audi holds much hope and enthusiasm for Indian car buyers.