Upcoming Cars SUVs and Crossovers India 2016

The year 2016 is a huge year for car manufacturers of the Indian market with new upcoming cars SUVs and Crossovers. There will be about 50 different cars across segments that will be launched in India in 2016. The different segments include hatchbacks, sedans, compact sedans, SUVs, compact SUVs, MUVs, Crossovers and more. Here are the expected SUVs and Crossovers for India 2016.

Datsun Go-CrossDatsun Go-Cross

Expected Launch: July 2016

Price: Rs 5 to 7 lakh

Datsun plans to come up with a new model of Crossover as the demand for the segment is growing day by in India. The upcoming Datsun Go-Cross concept model was showcased in the Tokyo Motor Show. It will be produced on the platform of Go Plus MPV. The attractive features are projector headlamp, LED daytime running lamp, black roof tray, roof rails, spoiler and so on. It comes in 1.2 litre 3 cylinder petrol  engine and 1.5 litre diesel engine.

Mercedes GLSMercedes GLS

Expected Launch: Late 2016

Price: Rs 90 to 95 lakh

Mercedes GLS is a seven seater luxury SUV. The competitors of Mercedes GLS are Audi Q7, Porsche Cayenne, etc. The GLS will be strengthened with a 3.0 litre engine and 9 speed automatic gearbox.

Toyota New FortunerToyota New Fortuner

Expected Launch: February 2016

Price: Rs 25 to 28 lakh

The new Toyota Fortuner will be on road in the first quarter of 2016. The new Fortuner will be built on the Toyota Hilux platform. There is remarkable changes in the interiors too such as new dashboard layout, multi information display, touch screen infotainment system, downhill assist system, etc. The new GD series engine will have two variants. The 2.4 litre engine will produce 148 bhp power and 400 nm torque. The 2.8 litre engine will produce 175 bhp and 450 nm torque.

Mitsubishi Pajero SportMitsubishi Pajero Sport

Expected Launch: June 2016

Price: Rs 23 to 28 lakh

The third generation Pajero will be coming with changes all over. The Mitsubishi Pajero Sport has a more muscular look at its first glance. The new updations on the exterior are Chrome inserts, bold shoulder lines and lowered roof lines. The 2.4 litre diesel engine is capable of producing 181 bhp and 420 nm torque.

Jeep WranglerJeep Wrangler

Expected Launch: August 2016

Price: Rs 25 to 32 lakh

The most awaited heros on SUVs have now made up their mind to come to India – Cherokee and Wrangler. Jeep Wrangler is a pure off roader. Both 2 door and 4 door models are expected for Indian market. It will have a 2.8 litre engine powering 200 ps torque and 460 nm. This will have a 5 speed automatic transmission too.


Expected Launch: March 2016

Price: Rs 35 to 38 lakh

The second generation BMW NEW X1 was showcased at the Frankfurt auto show. The new attractions are its new platform and front wheel drive option. LED daytime running lamp, roof mounted spoiler, tail lamp, double exhaust, etc are its new attractive features. There is notable changes in the interior too. Three engine variants are available at 148 bhp and 190 bhp and 213 bhp.

Volkswagen TiguanVolkswagen Tiguan

Expected Launch: June 2016

Price: Rs 9 to 14 lakh

The Volkswagen Tiguan is built on a new platform. It is a stylish baby SUV to compete with Ford Ecosport, Renault Duster, etc. It has a 3859 mm length, 1728 mm width and 1570 mm height. The 1.0 litre TSI engine produces 110  bhp and 178 nm torque at 1500 rpm. The 17 inch alloy wheels make the Tiguan sportier too. Features like four wheel drive, electronic stability programme, etc. are also expected for this model.

Maruti Suzuki VitaraMaruti Suzuki Vitara

Expected Launch: Early 2016

Price: Rs 18 to 22 lakh

Another premium model to own from exclusively from Nexa is Maruti Suzuki Vitara early this year in 2016. Vitara will be placed above Maruti S-Cross which was recently launched. Vitara will share the technical features of the S-Cross. It will come with a 1.6 diesel engine producing 118 bhp. Vitara will have a 6 speed manual transmission.

Jaguar F PaceMaruti Suzuki Vitara

Expected Launch: Mid 2016

Price: Rs 75 to 80 lakh

Jaguar F Pace will be the first SUV of the brand. Therefore, Jaguar will be very conscious in making F Pace. It will be a mixture of power, aerodynamic design and the greatly proven ancestry of the brand. The specifications are 2 litre diesel engine, 177 bhp and 8 speed automatic gear. The F Pace will catch up the speed 100 km from zero within 8.7 seconds. Seating capacity is 5.

Ssangyong TIvoliSsangyong TIvoli

Expected Launch: Late 2016

Price: Rs 15 to 18 lakh

The Korean manufacturer Ssangyong will introduce its new model Compact SUV Tivoli by late 2016. 1.6 litre engine with 126 bhp and 1.5 litre diesel engine will power Tivoli for Indian roads. It will have a 6 speed manual gearbox. Skoda Yeti, Mahindra XUV 500, etc will be the main competitors.

Honda BR-VHonda BR-V

Expected Launch: February 2016

Price: Rs 8 to 13 lakh

The Honda compact SUV BR-V will be coming on petrol and diesel engines. 1.5 litre petrol and the proven Honda City diesel engine. In addition to the 6 speed manual transmission you may also opt for the CVT automatic gearing. Body cladding, 16 inch sporty alloy wheels, etc. will add beauty to it exterior looks. Honda promises the best in class third row seating in this vehicle.

Jeep CherokeeJeep Cherokee

Expected Launch: August 2016

Price: Rs 35 to 50 lakh

Jeep Cherokee is a luxury SUV. The main competitors in its segment are BMW X3 and Audi Q5. Cherokee is powered by a powerful 3 litre V6 engine. 240 bhp at 3600 rpm and 570 nm torque at 2000 rpm with an 8 speed automatic transmission take you to the heights of off road driving experience.

Toyota RushToyota Rush

Expected Launch: June 2016

Price: Rs 8 to 14 lakh

Toyota introduces its first mini SUV for Indian market amidst the competitors Hyundai Creta, Renault Duster, Nissan Terrano, Ford Ecosport, etc. 1.5 litre VVTi engine will power 107 bp. 1.4 litre diesel engine will power 67 bhp. Automatic and 5 speed manual transmission variants will be available.

Mahindra KUV 100Mahindra KUV 100

Expected Launch: Jan 2016

Price: Rs 5 to 8 lakh

KUV 100 will be Mahindra’s first petrol engined vehicle. KUV 100 is a compact SUV. The 1.2 litre engine is named as MFalcon producing 82 bhp. It is also available on a 1.2 litre diesel engine that produces 77 bhp. The attractive feature is that it has seating capacity for 6 people.

Nissan X-trail NewNissan X-trail New

Expected Launch: Mid 2016

Price: Rs 25 to 30 lakh

X-Trail is one of be best models of Nissan. However, it couldn’t survive in the Indian market. Therefore, the new X-Trail comes with apt changes in looks to capture the market in India. 2 litre petrol with 144 ps having 7 speed automatic gearbox is expected to succeed the market this time.

Nissan PatrolNissan Patrol

Expected Launch: Early 2016

Price: Rs 85 lakh to 1.3 crore

The champion of deserts and off roads is ready to rule the SUV market of India this year. This will prove the power of Nissan engine to the off roader of India. Muscular looks and features are its highlights. The specifications include 5.6 litre V8 engine, 4 wheel drive system, 400 bhp, etc.

Chevrolet TraxChevrolet Trax

Expected Launch: Mid 2016

Price: Rs 8 to 11 lakh

Chevrolet Trax is a five seater mini SUV. Cute design and compact body are it’s attractions. However, the fact is that Indian SUV fans prefer muscular looks rather than cuteness. It will have two engine options – 1.4 litre petrol and 1.3 litre diesel.

Chevrolet TraxFord Endeavor  

Expected Launch: Early 2016

Price: Rs 23 to 26 lakh

By it’s size it is American. It is the newer version of the existing Ford Endeavour. Outside India it is known as Everest. 2.2 litre 148bhp diesel engine and 3.2 litre 197bhp engine are available for this model.

Maruti Suzuki YBAMaruti Suzuki YBA

Expected Launch: March 2016

Price: Rs 6 to 10 lakh

The design is familiar for Indians for almost two years now. And everyone has been waiting to own one since then because of its looks and credibility of the brand. Finally the model will be on road this year. 1.3 litre multijet engine will power it’s heart. Maruti YBA will also be available in petrol variant.

Bentley BentaygaBentley Bentayga

Expected Launch: January 2016

Price: Rs 3 to 7 Crore

Super luxury car manufacturer Bentley brings a very super luxury SUV to India. It was showcased in the Frankfurt auto show. It is known as the most powerful exclusive SUV in the world. 6.0 litre engine, 600 bhp, 8 speed automatic transmission are its specifications. It can reach 100 km speed from zero with in 4.1 seconds.

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