February 2022 New Car Launch – Key Details
Kicking off 2022 has begun with exciting new car launches. Many other new models have already been lined up for the coming months. Here are the key details of the upcoming new cars and SUVs, slated for launch in February 2022.
New car launched in February 2022
New Audi Q7
The prices of the new Audi Q7 will be announced on 3rd February (i.e. tomorrow). Buyers can pre-book the vehicle by paying a sum of Rs 5 lakh. The updated Q7 will come in two variants – Premium Plus and Technology – powered by a 3.0L V6 turbo petrol engine. It gets an 8-speed torque converter automatic gearbox and a Quattro AWD system. A few notable changes have been made to her exterior and interior.
Kia Carens will arrive at the dealership this month with deliveries expected to begin in early March 2022. The model range will come in five trim levels – Premium, Prestige, Prestige Plus, Luxury and Luxury Plus – and two seating configurations – 6- and 7-seater. It will be offered with two gasoline engines (115 hp, 1.5 L naturally aspirated and 140 hp, 1.4 L turbo) and a diesel engine (115 hp, 1.5 L).
Maruti Baleno Update
Maruti Suzuki is ready to update its hugely popular Baleno hatchback in the third week of February 2022. Its reservations have already started at the dealer level. The hatch will receive minor changes inside and out, while its engine will remain intact. The updated model will be feature-rich and safe offering a new infotainment unit, HUD and 6 airbags.
MG ZS EV Update
MG Motor India is preparing to launch the new ZS EV SUV in the next few days. Its official launch date has yet to be announced. The electric SUV will come with slightly updated styling and many new features, including Astor-sourced ADAS, PM 2.5 filter, panoramic sunroof, electric driver’s seat and electronic power steering. One of the major updates will come in the form of a new 51kWh battery offering a range of around 480km.
Updated Maruti Wagon R
Although there is no official word, the latest media reports suggest that the new Maruti WagonR facelift will arrive in showrooms in February 2022. Minimal cosmetic and functional upgrades are likely to be made to the sedan. It might get new color schemes. The new WagonR will likely feature the same 1.0L and 1.2L gasoline engines and manual and AMT transmission options. The smaller capacity engine will also be available with the CNG kit in the entry-level LXi trim.
Honda City hybrid
Media reports suggest that Honda City Hybrid sedan will be released in February. The model will come with the 1.5L petrol engine running an efficient ‘Atkinson cycle’ delivering a peak torque of 253Nm. The petrol unit produces 98hp and the electric motors deliver 109hp. The City Hybrid will be half a second faster to 100 km/h than the standard model. It will return an impressive mileage of 27.7 kmpl.
New Jeep Compass Trailhawk
Jeep India has planned three new SUVs for this year. One of them will be new Jeep Compass Trailhawk which will be launched in February 2022. The model is expected to be produced in limited numbers. The SUV will see minor changes inside and out, including a new, larger 10.1-inch touchscreen infotainment system with UConnect 5 software, an instrument console with new bezels, a newly designed dashboard and more.