Launch Date: 18th January
Expected price: Rs 39 Lakh (ex-showroom)
First revealed in October 2018 in Thailand, the India-spec 2019 Toyota Camry will offer a hybrid powertrain. This flagship sedan model of Toyota will be available in seven trims starting with L and escalating to XSE. Designed on TNGA platform, the new-gen Camary is expected to be powered by a 2.5-litre engine. Dimesion wise the car is 29mm longer, 14mm wider and has a 49mm longer wheelbase compared to the outgoing model.
Tata Motors Harrier
Launch Date: 23rd January
Expected price: Rs 15 Lakh- Rs 21 lakh
Continuing its comback trail, Tata Motors is launching its much awaited SUV Harrier with a Jeep engine. Based on Tata’s H5X concept, this SUV is designed on on Jaguar Land Rover’s D8 platform. The Tata Harrier will be powered by a new 2.0-litre turbocharged diesel engine mated to a six-speed manual transmission churning out 140PS of power and a peak torque of 350Nm. Initial models will be rolled out in a five-seat design but is expected to be followed by a seven-seater version soon.
New Maruti Suzuki WagonR
Launch Date: 23rd January
Expected price: Rs 4.15 Lakh – Rs 5.39 Lakh
Maruti Suzuki’s popular familar car Wagon R is making a comeback with a new avatar and added features. Built on company’s Heartect Platform, the car will be 3395 mm long, 1475 mm wide, 1650 mm tall and 2460 mm long wheelbase. It is expected that the new car will be powered by 1.0-litre, three-cylinder petrol engine, same as the current model. The interiors of the upcoming model will be entirely different from the exiting model and it will also equipped with SmartPlay touchscreen infotainment system.
Launch Date: 24th January
Expected price: Rs 75 Lakh
Four years after its official launch, Luxury carmaker Mercedes-Benz is presenting its MPV V-Class in minivan segment this month. This model comes from the automaker’s familiar 2.1-liter turbodiesel engine that generates 190 hp and 440 Nm of torque. Available in three lengths: compact (4895 mm), long (5140 mm) and extra-long, (5370 mm), the V-Class is equipped with three state-of-the-art four-cylinder diesel engines.
Launch Date: 31st January
Expected price: Rs 80 Lakhs – Rs 1.6 crore
Soon after its global debut at LA show in October 2018, BMW will be introducing a new flagship model to its SUV range – the X7 to the Indian markets. With X7, BMW took its maiden step in seven-seater SUV segment. In India, X7 will be available in three engine options: a 340bhp, 3.0-litre straight-six turbo petrol (xDrive 40i), a 265bhp, 3.0-litre straight-six turbo diesel (xDrive 30d) and the 400bhp, 3.0-litre inline six-cylinder quad-turbocharged diesel unit (M 50d). The company is planning to complete the launch of X7 range by September 2019.