The new Chevrolet Beat sits on a slightly longer wheelbase and loses out on that youthful design seen in the previous car. It also gets an advanced dot matrix LCD instrument cluster and a 7-inch touchscreen for infotainment. Expect the new Spark to be in the North American market by the fourth quarter of 2015. Read more
Here's our list of some of the coolest cars showed off at the ongoing New York International Auto Show in Javits Center.
The 2015 Cadillac ATS Sedan with price starting $33,215 has three engine choices that range from spirited to exhilarating. The 2.5L engine delivers 202 hp for a spirited drive, while the 2.0L Turbo engine moves the needle with a high-performance 272 hp and 295 lb.-ft. of torque. The 3.6L V6 engine produces an exhilarating 321 hp.
'Highest Ranked Midsize Car in Initial Quality and Long-Term Dependability' by JD Power in 2014 and 2015, the Chevrolet Malibu was one of the debut cars at the New York Auto Show. The website quotes its price as $28,320 onwards.
McLaren 570S is a toned down take on its 650S that can still hit 60 mph in 3.2 seconds and top out at 204 mph. Starting price for the McLaren is $213,000.
Ford's Lincoln Continental is more a concept and seems to take on the design inspiration from the iconic Bentley.
One of the hottest cars at the New York show, the Jaguar XF is sleek, dynamic, and daring. A fusion of sports car styling and luxury, its current model starts around $50,000. The Jaguar XF will go on sale in the winter of 2015.
The Smart Fortwo smart car has improved turning radius (22.8 feet), updated exteriors, and a double-clutch auto transmission.
The Subaru STI Performance Concept sports a matte finish that makes it more appealing to the eyes. With the STI Performance Concept, Subaru aims to offer a high-power, well-balanced package.
The redesigned Mitsubishi Outlander GT gets changes that include more a rigid body and suspension, electric power steering, noise-isolating windshield and rear door glass, and increased sound insulation. The refreshed version is due in showrooms in July. The current Outlander starts around $23,000.
The Toyota RAV4 is a gas-electric hybrid that gets a sleeker exterior and improved materials on the inside. The 2016 RAV4 Hybrid will be Toyota's eighth hybrid model when it goes on sale in the fall.
The new Land Rover Discovery Sport is sleek with aerodynamic silhouette and the legendary Land Rover capability. It offers optional sliding second row that gives more legroom along with an optional third row.