Upcoming 2022 SUVs: Jeep Grand Cherokee, 2022 MG Hector, Mercedes-Benz EQB and GLB, and new Honda WR-V

The checklist ranges from compact SUVs to flagship EV choices, lots of that are more likely to hit our market quickly

Despite the fact that 2022 is nearly coming to an finish, there’s nonetheless rather a lot to do within the Indian car trade. This consists of many new unveilings and launches, together with some SUVs which might be more likely to be headed our means quickly.

This is a have a look at 5 SUVs that may break cowl earlier than the yr involves an in depth:

2022 Jeep Grand Cherokee

Jeep Grand Cherokee

Jeep is gearing as much as launch the fifth era Grand Cherokee in India on November 11. It is going to be assembled domestically on the automaker’s Ranjangaon facility and might be its flagship providing in India. It’s anticipated to price from Rs 80 lakh (ex-showroom). The Grand Cherokee would be the epitome of plushness as it’s geared up with unique options comparable to a ten.1-inch touchscreen system, digital driver show, head-up show and 19-speaker McIntosh music system.

The India-spec Grand Cherokee might be powered by a 2-litre, 4-cylinder, turbo-petrol engine mated to an eight-speed automated transmission, sending energy to all 4 wheels. It’ll additionally get Jeep’s Selec Terrain Dealing with know-how to deal with completely different highway situations.

Mercedes-Benz EQB

Mercedes-Benz EQB

The EQB is Mercedes-Benz’s third all-electric SUV and is the electrified model of the GLB. It seats as much as seven folks and has a number of tech-enabled options on board, together with the MBUX Hyperscreen.

Mercedes-Benz has fitted it with a 66.5 kWh battery pack, with a WLTP claimed vary of as much as 419 km. The electrical SUV will get an all-wheel drive (AWD) together with a dual-motor setup. It helps as much as 100 kW quick charging, which may push the battery from 10 to 80 % in half-hour.

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2022 MG Hector

2022 MG Hector teased

As seen in a few teasers launched by MG Motor India, its mid-size SUV, the Hector, will quickly get its first main mid-life replace. This time, the SUV will sport a a lot bigger entrance grille with chrome studs and sleeker LED DRLs. Inside, the most important replace would be the bigger vertically stacked 14-inch touchscreen infotainment setup. With the facelift, the Hector may even include Superior Driver Help Techniques (ADAS). The SUV will proceed to be supplied with each petrol and diesel engines as an current mannequin with their respective transmission choices. It is going to be priced barely greater than the prevailing Hector, which is able to proceed to be bought alongside the brand new mannequin.

New Mercedes-Benz GLB

Mercedes-Benz GLB

The GLB was already introduced in 2019 as Mercedes-Benz’s entry-level SUV to have a seating capability of as much as seven passengers. It matches between the GLA and GLC within the automaker’s international vary. It rivals the likes of the Volvo XC40 and is bigger in virtually each dimension besides width. Globally, the GLB will get each petrol and diesel powertrains together with Mercedes-Benz’s well-known 4MATIC all-wheel drive (AWD) setup.

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New Honda WR-V

New Honda WR-V

Honda has simply revealed the brand new gen WR-V in Indonesia, which is a totally new mannequin from the bottom up, in contrast to the earlier WR-V which was primarily based on the Jazz. It is the manufacturing model of the Honda RS idea, which was showcased in 2021, and has grown in dimension in all departments (besides the wheelbase) in comparison with the India-spec WR-V. It’s supplied with town’s 121bhp, 1.5-litre petrol engine with CVT automated as normal.

Inside, it is a acquainted affair as its cabin structure is shared with the Amaze. Honda has chosen an all-black cabin theme and leather-based upholstery for the SUV. Widespread options between the 2 embrace a seven-inch touchscreen, cruise management and automated local weather management. It has additionally been geared up with Honda Sensing know-how, which is the automaker’s suite of ADAS options. We imagine Honda can convey the WR-V to India in 2023 by determining the size of the SUV (to suit the sub-4m standards).

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