Last year's 2019 autoshows and private events hosted the debut of some of the amazing cars ever made. From the Mercedes-Maybach GLS 600 and Bugatti La Voiture Noire, to Lamborghini Sian and Tesla Cybertruck, check out 12 of the best cars unveiled in 2019. 1. Bugatti La Voiture Noire
With a price tag of $12.5 million and a selling price of $18.7 million after taxes, the one-off Bugatti La Voiture Noire is the world’s most expensive new car ever. The Chiron-based car currently has an electric power train. It will be powered by Bugatti’s infamous quad-turbocharged 8.0-liter W16 engine . The unnamed wealthy owner still have to wait till 2021 before taken delivery of this amazing machine. 2. Koenigsegg Jesko Hypercar
The successor to the record-breaking 1,360-horsepower Agera RS, was revealed in March at the Geneva international motor show. It comes in Track and Top Speed variants. The faster version of the Hypercar dubbed the Jesko 300 is aiming for a 300 mile-per-hour top speed. All the 125 that will be built were officially sold out just days after being unveiled despite the ₦1 billion starting price. 3. Lamborghini Sian
Among several super cars unveiled in 2019 is the Sian. The Sian, which means flash or lightning in native Bolongnese tongue, is the first electric car from Lamborghini. The 819hp supercar’s ability to do the 0 to 60 in 2.8 seconds and a top speed of 350km/h makes it the fastest Lamborghini of all time. Lamborghini will make just 63 of these cars, each with a starting price of $3.6million. That is more than ₦1.2 billion. 4. Range Rover Defender
The redesigned all-new 2020 Land Rover Defender will rival the Mercedes G-Class and Jeep Wrangler. The tech-filled SUV is one of the most technically impressive off-roaders on the market. Five trim levels are available: S, SE, HSE, First Edition (available for the first year) and range-topping Defender X. There are 170 optional features available to tune the SUV. 5. Aston Martin DBX
The DBX is Aston Martin’s first-ever SUV. It is designed to compete with bestselling SUVs like the Lamborghini Urus and the Bentley Bentayga. The high-riding SUV has a full-length glass panoramic sunroof and full-grain leather-trimmed seats. It is priced from $189,900/₦68.6 million.
6. Mercedes-Maybach GLS 600
The Mercedes-Maybach GLS 600 SUV is the first Mercedes-Benz mass produce SUV to wear the Maybach badge. The jet-like SUV is super luxury variant of the latest Mercedes GLS 63. Unlike the 2021 Mercedes-AMG GLS 63, the absence of a third row seats gives the GLS 600 two captain seats in the back. It will compete with SUVs like Rolls-Royce Cullinan and Bentley Bentayga. 7. Mustang Mach-E
The all-electric Mustang Mach-E SUV is Ford’s first all-electric car. The Mustang-inspired SUV comes in five trims, all priced between $43,895 to $60,500. The Ford Mustang Mach-E will rival electric cars like the Audi e-tron Q5, Jaguar i-Pace and Tesla Model S. 8. Mercedes-Amg GLS 63
The 2021 all-new Mercedes-AMG GLS 63 4Matic made its debut just about the same time that the Mercedes-Maybach GLS 600 SUV made its landmark debut in China. The 2021 Mercedes-AMG GLS 63 will arrive next year, but Mercedes didn’t say how much they would cost.
9. Lexus UX 300e
The Lexus UX 300e is the first production electric vehicle from the luxury division of Toyota. The all-new car is the battery-powered version of the Lexus UX compact luxury crossover. Its 54.3 kWh battery packs gives a 400 km (248 miles) driving range. It will go on sale in the Chinese and European markets in 2020, and in Japan early in 2021. It’s just a matter of time before the Lexus UX 300e electric car reaches the Nigerian shores. 10. Nissan Juke
The new and redesigned Nissan Juke debuts after almost a decade since the model’s inception. It has full LED tech and a new Y-shaped signature which complements Nissan’s V-Motion grille. The starting price of the 2020 Nissan Juke is expected to be in the range of ₦15 million.