New Car Release Dates

What's coming down the road in 2017, 2018 and beyond?

Whether you are looking to buy, lease or simply want to keep your car knowledge up to date, navigate through upcoming car releases with the handy Lookers one-stop-shop list!

Please note - As we know, things move fast in the car industry so some of these dates may be subject to change over time. We will update as and when new information becomes available. In the meantime, please contact your nearest Lookers dealership for any information on upcoming models.


2017 Car Release Dates

Car trends this year promise to be exciting with many new technologies, including low emission models and gesture controls, due to launch over the next few months. From Audi through to BMW, Jaguar and SEAT, there are upcoming models to suit every type of driver. Particularly noteworthy are Honda’s new pickup, the return of the Fiat 124 Spider as well as the launch of the first models from Hyundai’s all-new Genesis luxury brand. With all of that, 2017 is shaping up to be as busy as rush hour on a bank holiday.


April 2017 Car Releases

  • New Audi Q5
  • Dacia Logan MCV Stepway
  • Mercedes-AMG GT Roadster
  • Mercedes-AMG GT C Roadster
  • Mercedes-Benz E-Class Coupé
  • Mercedes-Benz GLA
  • Mercedes-Benz V-Class
  • Mini Countryman John Cooper Works
  • Skoda Kodiaq
  • Skoda Kodiaq Scout
  • Toyota Yaris
New 2017 Audi Q5 in Blue
The sleek new Audi Q5 will be a big hit

May 2017 Car Releases

  • Audi A5 Cabriolet
  • Kia Picanto
  • Renault Mégane Hybrid Assist
  • Renault Scénic
  • Renault Grand Scénic
  • Skoda Citigo
  • Skoda Rapid
  • Skoda Rapid Spaceback
  • Volkswagen e-Golf
  • New Volkswagen Golf
New Renault Scenic in Yellow
The very striking New Scenic

June 2017 Car Releases

Silver Range Rover Velar
The new Range Rover Velar has already been very well received

July 2017 Car Releases

  • Alfa Romeo Stelvio
  • BMW M4
  • Fiat 500L
  • Jaguar XF Sportbrake
  • Kia Soul EV
  • Maserati Ghibli
  • Mercedes-AMG E 63 Estate
  • Mercedes-AMG GT R
  • Mercedes-Benz E-Class All-Terrain
  • Range Rover Velar
  • Seat Ibiza
  • Skoda Octavia vRS 245
Alfa Romeo Stelvio in Red
The Stelvio is Alfas first SUV - can it repeat the success of the Giulia?

August 2017 Car Releases

  • Lexus LC
  • Kia Niro PHEV
  • Volvo S90
  • Volvo V90
Vauxhall Crossland X side view
The Crossland X is described by Vauxhall as being CUV (Crossover Utility Vehicle)

September 2017 Car Releases

  • New Ford Fiesta
  • Honda Civic Type R
  • Mercedes-AMG GLC 63
  • Mercedes-Benz E-Class Cabriolet
  • Mercedes-Benz S-Class
  • Mercedes-Benz X-Class
  • Smart ForTwo Electric Drive
  • Smart ForTwo Cabriolet Electric Drive
  • Smart ForFour Electric Drive
  • Volvo XC60
New 2017 Volvo XC60 in White
The New 2017 Volvo XC60 will be looking to emulate its big brother, the XC90

October 2017 Car Releases

  • ​​Audi RS3 Saloon
  • Audi TT RS
  • BMW 2 Series
  • BMW 6 Series
  • Citroën E-Berlingo
  • Kia Stinger
Kia Stinger in Red side view
The beautiful Kia Stinger will be a massive launch

November 2017 Car Releases

  • ​Abarth 500X
  • Hyundai i30N
  • Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross
  • Nissan Qashqai
  • Nissan X-Trail
  • Volkswagen Tiguan Allspace

December 2017 Car Releases

  • Aston Martin V8 Vantage
  • Audi A8
  • Bentley Continental GT
  • Fiat 124 Hard-top
  • Honda CR-V
  • Jeep Compass
  • Kia Sorento
  • Seat Arona
  • Seat Ateca X-Perience
  • Toyota Yaris GRMN
  • Vauxhall Grandland X
  • Volkswagen Touareg
  • Volvo XC40

Vauxhall Grandland X in blue, front view
Once released, the Grandland X will be the largest SUV in Vauxhall’s range.

2018 and Beyond New Car Releases

Probably 2018

  • Alfa Romeo 6C
  • Alfa Romeo Alfetta
  • Aston Martin Vantage
  • Audi A8
  • Audi A9
  • Audi Q6
  • Audi Q8
  • Audi R8 V6
  • Jaguar I-Pace

Before 2020?

  • Audi Q4
  • Bentley Bentayga Compact
  • New BMW 1 Series
  • New BMW 3 series
  • BMW 8 Series
  • BMW X7
  • Dacia Grand Duster
  • Jeep Wagoneer
  • Kia GT4 Stinger
  • New Kia Rio
  • New Land Rover Defender
  • New Mercedes A-Class
  • New Mercedes GLE
  • Mercedes GLT
  • Mercedes-AMG GT four-door
  • New Nissan Juke
  • Peugeot 408 GT
  • New SEAT Leon
  • New Skoda Yeti
  • New Volkswagen Golf GTI
  • New Volkswagen Phaeton
  • Volkswagen T-ROC/T-Cross/Taigun
  • New Volvo XC40
The Jaguar I-Pace side view
The new Jaguar I-Pace is sure to have the same impact as the F-PACE