Pre-Production Models


2021 Pre-Production Models

2021 Aston Martin V12 Speedster

Release Date: Early 2021
2021 Aston Martin V12 Speedster
The James Bond inspired 2021 Aston Martin V12 Speedster comes with a high price-tag and limited availability.

2021 Audi e-tron GT

Release Date: TBD
2021 Audi e-tron GT
Fully charged and über-stylish, the 2021 e-tron GT is ready for its Hollywood debut.

2021 Bentley Bentayga

Release Date: Fall 2020
2021 Bentley Bentayga
The Bentley Bentayga is an exceptional luxury SUV, but it isn't without flaws. Read our First Look to see how the refreshed 2021 Bentayga solves its predecessor's most egregious issue.

2021 BMW ALPINA XB7

Release Date: September 2020
2021 BMW ALPINA XB7
Alpina has done it again. It's taken BMW's flagship SUV to the next level with more power, an upgraded interior, and all sorts of attention to detail. Got about $143,000 to spend on a luxury SUV? You'll want to read more about this new 2021 Alpina XB7.

2021 BMW i4

Release Date: Fall-Winter 2021
2021 BMW i4
The BMW i4 looks to knock the Tesla Model 3 off the top step in the luxury EV segment.

2021 BYTON M-Byte

Release Date: Spring 2021
2021 BYTON M-Byte
The 2021 M-Byte is the first car from Byton, a new EV-focused brand from China.

2021 Lucid Air

Release Date: Spring 2021
2021 Lucid Air
The 2021 Lucid Air is a new luxury sedan with eye-popping performance numbers. Read our First Look for more about this incredibly powerful four-door, which will be the first car produced by electric vehicle startup Lucid.

2021 McLaren 765LT

Release Date: September 2020
2021 McLaren 765LT
The high-octane 2021 McLaren 765LT is ready to tear up the track and the streets.

2021 Mercedes-Benz E-Class All-Terrain

Release Date: Fall 2020
2021 Mercedes-Benz E-Class All-Terrain
The 2021 Mercedes-Benz E-Class All-Terrain offers a new spin on the traditional wagon, with more ground clearance and traction modes.

2021 Mercedes-Benz EQC

Release Date: 2021
2021 Mercedes-Benz EQC
Mercedes-Benz has brought the fully electric 2021 EQC to the Los Angeles Auto Show.

2021 Mercedes-Benz Maybach GLS

Release Date: Fall 2020
2021 Mercedes-Benz Maybach GLS
Mercedes launches the first Maybach SUV, the 2021 Mercedes-Maybach GLS, with fewer seats and a lot more luxury.

2021 Mercedes-Benz Metris

Release Date: Spring-Summer 2021
2021 Mercedes-Benz Metris
The Mercedes-Benz Metris is Merc's least luxurious vehicle, but this work van is still upscale for the class it competes in. Read our First Look for all about the refreshed 2021 model's new tech features.

2021 Mercedes-Benz S-Class

Release Date: Spring 2021
2021 Mercedes-Benz S-Class
Can the fully redesigned 2021 Mercedes-Benz S-Class hold on to the large luxury sedan crown? Find out for yourself in our in-depth sneak peek.

2021 Porsche Taycan Cross Turismo

Release Date: Summer 2021
2021 Porsche Taycan Cross Turismo
The 2021 Porsche Taycan Cross Turismo ratchets up the cool factor as well as the Taycan's carrying capacity.

2021 Rivian R1T

Release Date: Fall 2020
2021 Rivian R1T
If they can pull it off, the 2021 Rivian R1T is the all-electric pickup you've never heard of but always wanted.

2021 Tesla Cybertruck

Release Date: Late 2021
2021 Tesla Cybertruck
After the initial shock of the out-of-this-world exterior profile wears off, there's still quite a bit of futuristic tech and styling to digest. From there, there are plenty of the out-of-this-world Tesla claims to chew on too.

2021 Toyota GR Supra

Release Date: June 2020
2021 Toyota GR Supra
The 2021 Toyota GR Supra adds a new entry-level four-cylinder engine to the lineup, along with extra power for the six-cylinder.


2022 Pre-Production Models

2022 Audi A3

Release Date: Fall-Winter 2021
2022 Audi A3
Audi is challenging Mercedes for small luxury car supremacy. Read our First Look to learn more about the redesigned 2022 Audi A3, a compact luxury sedan with high-tech accoutrements and a wild new interior.

2022 Audi Q4 e-tron

Release Date: Fall-Winter 2021
2022 Audi Q4 e-tron
The 2022 Audi Q4 e-tron EV debuts with an estimated range of 250 miles, standard rear-wheel drive, and all the tech Audi can fit into a compact SUV.

2022 Audi Q4 Sportback e-tron

Release Date: Fall-Winter 2021
2022 Audi Q4 Sportback e-tron
The 2022 Audi Q4 Sportback e-tron adds a little style to the compact EV game as well as lots of cool technology and decent driving range.

2022 Bentley Continental

Release Date: Fall 2020
2022 Bentley Continental
Bentley expands the Continental line with a new high-performance model. The 2022 Bentley Continental GT Speed guarantees 650 horsepower and a spot at the front of the valet stand.

2022 BMW ALPINA B8 Gran Coupe

Release Date: Spring-Summer 2021
2022 BMW ALPINA B8 Gran Coupe
The 2022 BMW Alpina B8 Gran Coupe is not only more powerful than the M8, but it also comes with a handful of bragworthy upgrades and a handsome, high-drama interior.

2022 BMW M5 CS

Release Date: Summer 2021
2022 BMW M5 CS
The 2022 BMW M5 CS sets a new level for bragging rights for an already impressive high-performance sedan. Check out our First Look to learn what BMW does to turn the M5 into an M5 CS.

2022 Chevrolet Bolt EV

Release Date: Summer 2021
2022 Chevrolet Bolt EV
The 2022 Chevrolet Bolt debuts this summer with a healthy list of improvements over the existing model. Redesigned seats and new driving aids are among the many reasons shoppers should wait a bit longer.

2022 Chevrolet Bolt EUV

Release Date: Summer 2021
2022 Chevrolet Bolt EUV
Here's our First Look at the all-new 2022 Chevrolet Bolt EUV, the first electric SUV from General Motors. How much more "utility" does it offer over the standard Bolt EV? Read on to find out more.

2022 Fisker Ocean

Release Date: Spring 2022
2022 Fisker Ocean
The 2022 Fisker Ocean is an intriguing new electric SUV that aims to beat Tesla at its own game. Read our First Look for more about this coming EV crossover, which boasts an eco-friendly cabin and a promised 300 miles of range and sub-$40,000 starting price.

2022 Ford F-150

Release Date: TBD
2022 Ford F-150
The Ford F-150 Raptor returns for 2022! Expect to see a coil-spring rear suspension and a supercharged V8 from the Shelby GT500. Check out our early look at the newest version of Ford's off-road beast.

2022 Genesis GV70

Release Date: Summer-Fall 2021
2022 Genesis GV70
Our first up-close experience with the 2022 Genesis GV70 suggests the new luxury crossover is ready to back up its big ambitions.

2022 GMC Hummer EV

Release Date: Late 2021
2022 GMC Hummer EV
The 2022 GMC Hummer EV is an all-new electric pickup truck with shocking performance numbers.

2022 Honda Civic

Release Date: Summer 2021
2022 Honda Civic
The 2022 Honda Civic is completely redesigned from the ground up.

2022 Hyundai Ioniq 5

Release Date: Fall 2021
2022 Hyundai Ioniq 5
What do you get when you combine the Jackson 5 with Alanis Morisette's Ironic song? Who knows? Maybe something amazing to watch on TikTok. But go look for that later and instead check out the intriguing Ioniq 5. It's a new all-electric SUV that has nothing to do with the slightly dorky Ioniq hatchback on sale now. Read on to get Senior Editor Brent Romans' initial take.

2022 Hyundai Santa Cruz

Release Date: Summer-Fall 2021
2022 Hyundai Santa Cruz
The 2022 Hyundai Santa Cruz is the newest midsize truck on the block. Its unibody construction should make it more comfortable than rival pickups.

2022 Jeep Grand Cherokee

Release Date: TBD
2022 Jeep Grand Cherokee
We expect to see the 2022 Jeep Grand Cherokee unveiled later this year. Click to see our preview, which details the Grand Cherokee's new platform, expected powertrains and possible third row of seating.

2022 Jeep Grand Wagoneer

Release Date: Summer 2021
2022 Jeep Grand Wagoneer
Here's how Jeep squeezed all of its cutting-edge tech features — and invented some new ones — into the Grand Wagoneer concept that aims to reclaim the full-size luxury SUV throne after three decades away.

2022 Jeep Wagoneer

Release Date: Summer 2021
2022 Jeep Wagoneer
The 2022 Jeep Wagoneer is a three-row SUV that offers retro-Jeep styling along with some mild off-road prowess — a combination that might just pay off in the battle for family-friendly-SUV domination.

2022 Kia EV6

Release Date: Winter-Spring 2022
2022 Kia EV6
The 2022 Kia EV6 Is an Electric SUV With 300 Miles of Range and a 3.5-Second 0-60 Time.

2022 Land Rover Defender

Release Date: Summer 2021
2022 Land Rover Defender
It seems like we first drove the Land Rover Defender just yesterday. Land Rover is wasting no time bringing a handful of new upgrades to its newish SUV, including special trim levels and a supercharged V8.

2022 Lexus IS 500

Release Date: Fall 2021
2022 Lexus IS 500
The third-generation IS has been on sale for nearly a decade, but Lexus isn't ready to redesign its entry-level sedan just yet. Case in point: the new 2022 Lexus IS 500, powered by a rip-roaring naturally aspirated V8.

2022 McLaren Artura

Release Date: Fall 2021
2022 McLaren Artura
The 2022 McLaren Artura is the supercar maker's first mainstream plug-in hybrid. The Artura blends performance and economy with a 0-60 mph time of 3 seconds and up to 19 miles of EV-only range.

2022 Mercedes-Benz C-Class

Release Date: Early 2022
2022 Mercedes-Benz C-Class
Brimming with fresh styling and new technology, the 2022 Mercedes-Benz C-Class seeks to redefine expectations for the compact luxury class.

2022 Mercedes-Benz CLS-Class

Release Date: Spring 2022
2022 Mercedes-Benz CLS-Class
To keep the CLS on fleek, as the kids say, Mercedes gives its four-door coupe a light restyling and some new appearance options for 2022. Check out our First Look for the full details.

2022 Mercedes-Benz EQS

Release Date: Fall-Winter 2021
2022 Mercedes-Benz EQS
The 2022 Mercedes-Benz EQS will be the automaker's range-topping EV sedan. Based on a dedicated electric platform, the EQS is smaller than an S-Class but will feature similar interior accommodations. Read on to learn what we know so far.

2022 MINI Convertible

Release Date: Spring 2021
2022 MINI Convertible
The 2022 Mini Convertible isn't new, but a healthy list of updates keeps it from feeling stale. Read our First Look for all of the enhancements for 2022, including a restyled exterior and newly available options.

2022 MINI Hardtop 2 Door

Release Date: Spring 2021
2022 MINI Hardtop 2 Door
The 2022 Mini Hardtop 2 Door isn't new, but a healthy list of updates keeps it from feeling stale. Read our First Look for all of the enhancements for 2022, including restyled bumpers and additional features.

2022 MINI Hardtop 4 Door

Release Date: Spring 2021
2022 MINI Hardtop 4 Door
The 2022 Mini Hardtop 4 Door isn't new, but a healthy list of updates keeps it from feeling stale. Read our First Look for all of the enhancements for 2022, including a restyled exterior and optional multicolor roof.

2022 Mitsubishi Outlander

Release Date: April 2021
2022 Mitsubishi Outlander
The 2022 Mitsubishi Outlander has been completely redesigned and looks to be a step in the right direction for the beleaguered manufacturer.

2022 Nissan Ariya

Release Date: Late 2021
2022 Nissan Ariya
Nissan is reimagining itself, and the first vehicle in the new era is the 2022 Ariya. This is an all-electric crossover SUV that showcases the brand's new direction. Do you agree that it's the right move?

2022 Nissan Frontier

Release Date: Summer 2021
2022 Nissan Frontier
With 2022's full redesign, the Nissan Frontier goes from downright Neolithic to impressively modern. Improvements for the 2022 Nissan Frontier include a massive update to the interior and additional driving aids and tech features.

2022 Nissan Pathfinder

Release Date: Summer 2021
2022 Nissan Pathfinder
Is the 2022 Nissan Pathfinder improved over its predecessor? Yes. But a new steering wheel and some tech upgrades are a long way from the full redesign we were expecting.

2022 Porsche 911

Release Date: Fall 2021
2022 Porsche 911
The Porsche 911 GT3 is back. Porsche has carried over some of the best bits — including the naturally aspirated flat-six and an available manual transmission — and added parts derived from its race cars. Read our coverage to find out all the details about this latest race-ready 911.

2022 Subaru Outback

Release Date: Late Spring 2021
2022 Subaru Outback
The 2022 Subaru Outback is a midsize wagon/SUV hybrid that offers more capability than competitors. This is especially true of the new Wilderness model. Our First Look has more.

2022 Toyota GR 86

Release Date: Fall-Winter 2021
2022 Toyota GR 86
Toyota's small, affordable sports car returns with a new name. The 2022 Toyota GR 86 is more powerful than its predecessor, but don't expect an overhaul. Our First Look has all the details on this redesigned coupe.

2022 Volkswagen Golf GTI

Release Date: Fall 2021
2022 Volkswagen Golf GTI
The Volkswagen Golf GTI is fully redesigned for 2022, with more power, more tech, and an increased emphasis on driving performance. Read our First Look for more about this overhauled hot hatch.

2022 Volkswagen Golf R

Release Date: Fall 2021
2022 Volkswagen Golf R
After spending a couple years off the market, the Volkswagen Golf R returns for 2022. More power, a revised all-wheel-drive system and a high-tech interior are all in store for VW's hottest of hatches. Will it be enough to make you want to buy a Golf R instead of a Civic Type R?

2022 Volkswagen Taos

Release Date: Summer 2021
2022 Volkswagen Taos
SUVs are to automakers as shoes or power tools are for the rest of us; you can never have too many. So here we have Volkswagen adding to its lineup with its latest model, the 2022 Taos. It's an extra-small SUV hiding a big secret: a turbocharged engine the company hopes will top the efficiency charts.

2022 Volkswagen Tiguan

Release Date: Fall 2021
2022 Volkswagen Tiguan
The refreshed 2022 Volkswagen Tiguan will debut with even more fancy tech than before. Read our First Look for more about its steering wheel touch controls, driver assist upgrades, and wireless Apple CarPlay and Android Auto functionality.

2022 Volvo C40 Recharge

Release Date: Early 2022
2022 Volvo C40 Recharge
Want to buy an EV without going to a dealership and haggling over price? The 2022 Volvo C40 Recharge is a new electric coupe-like SUV that Volvo will only sell online.