Car manufacturers haven't disappointed in the final months of autumn, bringing us 15 new model variants including the hotly anticipated, last-of-its-kind Ford Falcon XR6 Turbo Sprint and XR8 Sprint. Porsche bring us the go-faster Macan GTS to slot in-between the existing Macan S and Macan Turbo and Lamborghini ready their drop-top Huracan.
NEW VARIANTS ON SALE APRIL-MAY
- Audi SQ5 Plus and SQ5 TDI Plus
- Kia Cerato
- Mercedes-Benz GLS
- Porsche Macan GTS
- BMW X5 xDrive40e and 330e
- Ford Falcon XR6 Turbo Sprint and XR8 Sprint
- Honda Civic sedan; Infiniti Q30
- Lamborghini Huracan Spider
- Suzuki Vitara Turbo
- Volkswagen Passat Alltrack
SUZUKI VITARA TURBO
Suzuki’s new compact SUV was a bit of a surprise when it landed late last year, showing promising pose and handling, albeit with a 1.6-litre mill that did little to stretch the Vitara’s neatly tuned chassis. Never fear, a new 100kW-plus 1.4-litre turbo will soon join the range, replacing one of the more richly equipped models in the Suzuki Vitara line-up.
This article was originally published in Wheels April 2016.