An impressive number of cars in the near future, the manufacturers want to turn in the SUVs. Basically, “under the knife” gets compact hatchbacks and others are not the most popular models that decided to give a second chance.
MMR has selected the 10 most interesting cars that will soon turn into crossovers. And maybe some of them even gets to the Ukrainian dealers.
Most likely, before the end of 2020 we will see a crossover based on Toyota Corolla. The company not only actively working on a project, and have even brought the car to the road test. However, while in camouflage.
The Renault Sandero is already cross-version called the Stepway. However, apparently, the company decided to issue on the basis of a full crossover hatchback that will compete with the Volkswagen T-Cross.
New Sandero Stepway will be significantly different from the hatchback. In the top configuration the car will receive a new engine, the development of which Renault has worked with Mercedes-Benz.
The sale of the crossover should appear in 2021. Most likely, the car will be sold in Ukraine. After all, “Sandero” is very popular among Ukrainian buyers.
Mitsubishi plans to use the Lancer name for its new compact crossover. The main competitor will be Toyota C-HR.
The novelty will receive the design in the style of the concept of e-Evolution, which was presented in 2017 at the motor show in Tokyo. Most likely, the crossover will be built on the CMF platform of the Alliance Renault-Nissan, which already produces the Mitsubishi Outlander.
In the spring of 2021 will debut new third – generation Peugeot 308. In addition to the hatchback and station wagon in the model lineup, also there will be a crossover.
Given the fact that the brand already has a crossover Peugeot 3008 is probably the 308-th will not be full-fledged SUV. Most likely, we will see a hatchback with plastic side cladding, increased ground clearance and other external attributes of the SUV.
Kia really thought about creating a full-fledged subcompact crossover. Information on it while very little. However, according to media reports, the basis want to put Rio.
In April 2020, Toyota introduced the small hybrid crossover based on the Yaris, which received the designation Cross. This new product is significantly different from the normal “Yaris”.
The interior of the Yaris Cross stylistically similar to his “father”, but in the crossover differently located devices has changed the design of the Central console and door inserts, as well as introduced the ability to fold the back of the sofa in proportion 40:20:40.
The new generation Ford Mondeo will also provide a crossover. According to preliminary data, along with a plastic body kit and increased ground clearance, the novelty will receive under the hood 2-liter “turboservice”, combined with 8-speed automatic transmission.
Citroen is the new generation of the hatchback C4 will produce a crossover that will get the same name. This statement was made Director of the French automaker’s products Lawrence Hansen.
Toyota is going to change the concept a city car Aygo. The third-generation model will be higher, will receive increased ground clearance and will look like a mini SUV.
Small universal Mini Clubman the new generation will be the crossover. On it to journalists have hinted chief stylist British brand Oliver Heilmer.
The Mini Clubman was established in 2007. In 2015, the world saw a new generation of station wagon. However, its sales leave much to be desired. And indeed, in recent years, sales of the Mini have been consistently declining.