Long past the early reveals from the auto show season for the 2018 model year, most of those in the auto industry are all ready well aware of what is in store for the car-buying public as the 2018 car models begin to roll into dealership showrooms and out onto the street. Unlike other industries, the automakers roll out their next year model vehicles long before most of us switch our calendars. So while we still have a ways to go in 2017, many of the following vehicles may already be ready for you to test drive and purchase.
As is typical of most model years, there’s plenty to get excited about. Some well known models like the 2018 Honda Civic received a substantial redesign for the new year. Others, like the 2018 Kia Kona are making their debut. And, of course, there are those models like the 2018 Honda Ridgeline which will see only only minor tweaks and adjustments in the coming year.
If you missed the early rumors, excitement and speculation as the 2018 new car and truck models were unveiled, here’s your chance to take a look at just a few of the standouts from the class of 2018. We’ll continue to update this list as more 2018 new models become available. But in the meantime, these briefings should whet your appetite and give you a better idea of what to expect from the 2018 models – and when to expect them. We’ve provided write ups of the anticipated specifications, pricing and actual release date.
From where we stand, it looks like the 2018 model year will have a lot to offer regardless of what you’ll be looking to purchase — whether it’s a family minivan or a performance car like the 2018 Ford Mustang GT there’s something for everyone.
Here’s a look at some of the most popular and eagerly awaited releases under the 2018 model year.