Future Cars: What We Know So Far
Future Cars: What We Know So Far
Future Cars Worth Waiting For: 2023–2025
Our sneak peek at the most promising cars, trucks, and SUVs of the next few years.
2024 Hyundai Ioniq 5 N
The Hyundai Ioniq 5 N is the upcoming high-performance variant of Car and Driver's 2022 EV of the Year, and it's expected to have about 600 horsepower.
2024 Kia EV9
The Kia EV9 SUV will join the Korean brand's electric-vehicle lineup with three rows of seating and could have as much as 300 miles of range.
2025 Porsche 718 EV
The upcoming 2025 Porsche 718 EV will serve as the eventual all-electric replacement for the fuel-burning 718 Cayman and Boxster sports cars.
2023 BMW XM
BMW’s vaunted M performance division has launched the XM SUV, a plug-in hybrid XM crossover with edgy design, 644 horsepower, and athletic moves.
2023 Mercedes-Benz EQE SUV
As the crossover variant of the EQE sedan, the 2023 Mercedes-Benz EQE SUV offers more space and slightly less driving range but retains a similarly high-tech cabin.
2024 Hyundai Kona
An all-new 2024 Hyundai Kona is coming, and the subcompact SUV wears cool retro-future styling and features upgraded cabin tech.
2024 Hyundai Kona Electric
Hyundai stuffs the next-generation subcompact 2024 Kona Electric SUV with more pixels and styling that's so wild it's distracting.
2025 Mini Cooper Countryman
The Mini Countryman SUV is set to enter its third generation for 2025, and will flaunt new exterior and interior designs, new performance, and new technology.
2024 Ram ProMaster EV
The 2024 Ram ProMaster EV is joining the growing electric van segment later this year, and could offer more capability than rivals from Ford and Mercedes-Benz.
2025 Lotus Envya
Lotus is branching out to the luxury electric-car segment with the 2025 Envya, which will wear a slinky exterior design and should offer exciting performance.
2024 Subaru Impreza
The sixth-generation Subaru Impreza will only be offered as a hatchback, won't offer a manual transmission, and sees the return of the RS trim level.
2024 Mercedes-Benz E-Class
We're expecting Mercedes-Benz to usher in the next-generation E-Class for the 2024 model year, and it will feature all-new sheetmetal and underpinnings.
Future EVs: Every Electric Vehicle Coming Soon
These EVs are in various stages from concept to production, and perhaps a few may never see the light of day.
2026 BMW i8 M
BMW's hybrid halo car is expected to get a second chance as the company prepares a hotter replacement in the form of the 2026 i8 M.
2023 Genesis Electrified GV70
Genesis's third EV will be the Electrified GV70 SUV, which swaps the regular GV70's gasoline engine for two electric motors good for 483 horsepower.
2025 BMW i5
BMW’s next battery-electric sedan, dubbed the i5, will debut for the 2025 model year with as much as 650 horsepower powering the range-topping M70 trim.
2024 BMW 5-series
A new BMW 5-series is on its way for 2024 and we're hoping it provides a more fun-to-drive nature than the outgoing one, which was too soft for our taste.
2025 BMW M5
The next-generation M5 evolves into a plug-in-hybrid asphalt eater with a rumored 735 horsepower with the possibility of offering a Touring station wagon model.
2025 Mercedes-AMG GT Coupe
For the 2025 model year, Mercedes-AMG is expected to roll out an all-new GT coupe based on the current SL roadster, so expect some fireworks.
2025 Mercedes-Maybach SL-Class
Mercedes will likely give its SL-class convertible the Maybach treatment, which means high-end luxury crafted with the finest materials.
2025 Ram 1500 REV
The 2025 Ram 1500 REV is the brand's first electric pickup, and the company claims that it will beat its competition in both range and max towing capacity. We’ll see.
Every Electric Pickup Truck on the Horizon
Ford's F-150 Lightning and Chevy's Silverado EV aren't the only battery-powered pickups that are coming soon.
2024 Toyota Grand Highlander
Toyota expands the Highlander SUV lineup—literally—with the introduction of the stretched 2024 Grand Highlander.
2024 Mazda CX-90
Mazda is growing its presence in the mid-size SUV market with the 2024 CX-90, which will feature three rows, more luxury, and six-cylinder power.
2024 Mercedes-Benz eSprinter
Move over Ford E-Transit, Mercedes-Benz is entering into the electric van segment with the 2024 eSprinter, which is set to launch in the second half of 2023.
2024 McLaren 750S
The McLaren 750S is expected to arrive for the 2024 model year and is said to be a cross between the 720S it replaces and the more extreme 765LT.
2024 Mazda CX-70
The upcoming CX-70 mid-size SUV aims to push Mazda upscale with a new platform, hybrid powertrain offerings, and a posh interior.
We had expected Ram to revive the Dakota nameplate with a mid-size pickup based on the Jeep Gladiator, but so far any such plans have failed to materialize.
2025 Chevrolet Corvette EV
An all-electric variant of the iconic Corvette sports car has been confirmed, and it’s expected to debut in 2024 as a 2025 model.
2024 Alfa Romeo Tonale
With seductive Italian styling and a 285-hp plug-in-hybrid powertrain, the 2024 Alfa Romeo Tonale looks like a compelling subcompact luxury crossover.