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Car release dates for 2017

Need to purchase another auto yet don’t know when it’s expected out? Help is within reach. We’ve separated all the news and gossipy tidbits that cross our work areas consistently to present to you the entire rundown of each auto turning out sooner rather than later. Some have unequivocal discharge dates and others are our best guesses.

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October 2017

  • Ford Fiesta ST – pocket-rocket hot hatch should go on sale in late 2017 and be powered by a 197hp 1.5-litre three-cylinder engine
  • Jaguar XE R – hot XE will target BMW M3 and Mercedes AMG’s C63 saloon and go on sale after facelifted XE
  • Jeep Compass – Jeep’s Qashqai-sized crossover will slot below the Cherokee but will still retain strong mud-plugging abilities
  • Mitsubishi ASX – all-new SUV is expected to go on sale after making a public debut at the Tokyo Motor Show
  • Volkswagen Touareg – third generation Touareg will share it’s platform with the new Audi Q7 and could get a third row of seats

November 2017

  • BMW X3 – big-selling SUV gets a subtle makeover, on sale 11 November
  • Range Rover Velar Coupe – svelte BMW X6 rivalling SUV Coupe should go on sale in 2017
  • Renault Megane RS – hot version of Renault’s new hatchback aims to topple the SEAT Leon Cupra and Honda Civic Type R when it goes on sale, probably in 2017
  • SEAT Arona crossover – smaller SUV to take on Juke and C4 Cactus
  • Toyota Yaris hot hatch – more potent version of the Yaris will go on sale in late 2017
  • Vauxhall Zafira – the new Zafira could morph into a crossover much like it’s little brother, the Meriva
  • VW Tiguan R – hotter version of the German brand’s high-riding SUV could be available before 2018

December 2017

  • Audi RS1 – The Audi A1’s swansong will be offered with a range of tasty RS upgrades before a new model is launched in 2018
  • Abarth 500X – tuned crossover will go up against MINI’s Countryman Cooper S in late 2017 or early 2018
  • BMW i5 – mid-sized BMW hybrid will be the brand’s most practical yet and could go on sale before 2018
  • BMW M5 – latest in a long line of super saloons from the German brand
  • Jaguar E-Pace – smaller SUV could go on sale before 2018
  • Jaguar XE Convertible – 4 seater Jaguar is likely to have a folding canvas roof and may eventually get an ‘R’ version
  • Lexus RC convertible – drop-top version of the RC coupe could go on sale before 2018 – if given the go-ahead
  • Mini Saloon – three-box version of the cutesy retro hatchback could be launched as soon as 2017
  • SEAT Leon Cupra R – high-performance hot-hatch rival to the VW Golf R could go on sale before 2018
  • Skoda Kodiaq vRS – rapid SUV could feature a twin-turbo 237hp diesel engine
  • Tesla Model 3 – 3 Series-sized Tesla should have a mainstream price
  • Toyota FT-1 (Supra) – jointly developed with BMW, new coupe will be rear-wheel drive