The latest auto show introduces all –around the world the premium, most-awaited and highly advanced vehicles for car enthusiasts. The Chicago Auto Show is one of the largest and longest running auto shows in the auto industry and has the reputation of a premium auto show, which debuts and showcases the best of the auto industry. The 2018 Chicago Auto Show had some of the best vehicles from known car brands which are laced with luxury, premium features and re-engineered technologies.
Here we briefly review top 4 vehicles, from large sedans to hot hatchbacks, which were the talk of the town in the 2018 Chicago Auto Show.
2019 Avalon Comes to the Latest Auto Show
The 2019 Toyota Avalon debuted in the latest auto show is redesigned to be better than ever and offer great performance in the segment. Market of large sedans is reducing and thus Avalon is there to boost the Toyota sales. The all-new Avalon is now built on TNGA platform, with a longer wheelbase and is lower wider as compared to its predecessor. The longer looking hood, adaptive cornering lamps, optional LED headlights and ultra-short rear deck are some of the major features. Being a large sedan, it is a safe choice for someone looking to buy a family car with some great styling and elegance. The prestige factor in Avalon is always making it a choice of those looking to buy an impressive sedan, but now it also has more space and a new design to lure the sedan buyers.
A powerful 3.5-liter V6 engine capable of producing 268 horsepower and 248 lb-ft of torque delivers an outstanding performance on road. Furthermore, the engine is mated with six-speed automatic transmission sending power to the front wheel. It is a comfortable cruiser with a sport-tuned suspension that makes entertaining to ride this car. A hybrid model will be coming as well with an Atkinson-cycle 2.5-Litre Inline 4- cylinder engine paired with two-motor CVT automatic transmission.
The Toyota Avalon 2019 is a premium large sedan offers superior handling, impressive new athletic looks reflecting luxury and prestige at the same place. It has latest and advanced technologies making it best-in-class, which includes a 9-inch touchscreen, colour head-up display, wireless charging, Entune 3.0 infotainment system, Amazon Alexa enabling the vehicle to door locking and unlocking, remote starting and checking fuel level. It also has five USB ports, Wi-Fi connectivity, integration with smartwatches and a lot more technologies as optional and standard. The Avalon has two Luxury and Sport trims to choose between as per your preferences.
2019 Volkswagen Arteon
The 2019 Volkswagen Arteon debuted at the latest auto show of Chicago. With a fastback design, this sedan-coupe is spacious and turbocharged. With a 268 horsepower generated by a turbocharged 2.0 Litre Inline 4-cylinder engine paired with an eight-speed automatic suspension, this car could be the best buy. The front wheel drive and 18-inch wheels are standard in all Arteon base models, while 19-inch wheels are also available as an option. The interior of this elegant sedan is also pleasurable to look at, the new digital cockpit provides ultimate comfort and latest technologies.
All-new VW Arteon is elegantly designed and the coupe-like design adds more appeal to the exterior. The clamshell hood is low and the coupe-like styling eschews the sleek look with fat hunches. This sedan offers extensive design details from every angle and looks fashionable too.
2019 VW Arteon is one of the best vehicles debuted on latest auto shows because of its design, features, driving performance and good looks with high functionality. The Volkswagen Dynamic Chassis Control, direct and precise steering, a responsive and comfortable suspension with three drive mode setting, that are Comfort, Normal and Sport, provides performance which makes your daily commuting adventurous and fun.
Interior of the 2019 Arteon is roomy, comfortable and made with high-quality materials giving a luxury feel to the passengers. The leg and elbow-room have ample space to sit comfortably and exceptionally roomy so that the driver does not bump against the headliner and enjoys a comfortable ride. Moreover, the cargo space is also very roomy and the luggage compartment can sink deep to provide more space.
Hyundai Veloster N
The 2019 Hyundai Veloster N is back with tons of speed and amazing looks. The 275 horsepower generated from the 2.0Litre T-turbo 4-cylinder engine, this hatchback is a dream ride for many car enthusiasts. The all-new Veloster N is a three-door hatchback with speed, good looks and laced with all advanced features.
The engine is paired with a six-speed manual transmission and electronic limited slip differential. Moreover, it has electronically controlled suspension with a track-focused N mode which reduces the dive when you press the brake paddle and offers better control during cornering. With enhanced performance, the all-new Veloster N includes a head-up display, wireless device charging, and 7-speed dual clutch transmission in Turbo version, paddle shifters, multi-link rear suspension, MacPherson front struts, centre-mounted exhaust and Torque Vectoring Control (TVC).
The grille and front fascia are unique in the Veloster N model. The rocker panels are aggressive, 18-inch wheels with an option to get more sports car like performance. The rear spoiler combined with lower fascia, integrated splitter and high flow dual active exhaust give a very aggressive, sporty and sharp look to this hatchback. The interior of Veloster N is also of a sports car like the uniquely designed sports seats with an N-design steering and shift knobs reflect a true image of the sporty looks combined with a hatchback. The 2019 Hyundai Veloster N hatchback revealed in Chicago’s latest auto show is a masterpiece in the segment and offers premium features, high-performance and undoubtedly is sheer pleasure to drive.
2018 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid in Latest Auto Show
A redesigned model of Hyundai Sonata with Hybrid and Plug-in Hybrid models debuted at the 2018 Chicago latest auto show. The all-new Sonata is updated from both inside and outside, has an upgraded infotainment system, a re-engineered chassis control and steering and will be available in showrooms soon.
Exterior of 2018 Sonata Hybrid is refined and has the less accented grille and dynamic hood lines and improved aerodynamics. Further, it also has LED fog lamps, LED daytime running lamps and standard headlamps with corner bending feature to give better visibility on the road.
The powertrains of both Hybrid and Plug-in Hybrid models are based on a 2.0-litre 4-cylinder engine with gasoline direct injection and paired with a 6-speed automatic transmission. The electric propulsion components have replaced the Trans’ torque converter and clutch with a powerful electric motor to offer a smooth ride. The Hybrid Sonata has a 38 kW (51hp) unit gets power from a 1.76 kWh battery. Combining the engine and motor, the Hybrid model can produce 193 horsepower and in all-electric mode has the top speed of 120.7 Km/h. Thus it is a hybrid vehicle, it offers good fuel economy too. The hybrid model of 2018 Sonata showcased in latest auto show gives 39 mpg of fuel economy in city and 45 mpg on the highway, and 42 mpg of fuel economy on combined.