High-Performance Cars To Look Forward To In 2024

High-Performance Cars To Look Forward To In 2024

As the automotive industry continues to evolve, car enthusiasts in South Africa eagerly anticipate the arrival of high-performance cars by popular brands that promise to redefine the driving experience and car trends in 2024. From cutting-edge technology to mind-blowing horsepower, these vehicles are set to make a bold statement on Mzansi roads. 

Audi Q8 e-tron

This electric model will be offered in both SUV and Sportback variants, featuring three powertrains and two battery sizes. The Audi S Q8 e-tron, the flagship of the range, impresses with three electric motors generating 370 kW and 973 Nm. This high-performance car is equipped with a substantial 104 kWh battery, delivering a claimed electric range of up to 513 km for the Sportback version.

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The new BMW X2 boasts a larger footprint and features BMW’s Operating System 9 on a contemporary curved infotainment display. Leading the line-up is the X2 M35i, with a turbocharged 2.0-litre, 4-cylinder petrol engine generating 233 kW and 400 Nm for a swift 5.4 seconds in the 0-100 kph sprint. Other variants include the X2 sDrive18i, with a turbocharged 1.5-litre, 3-cylinder petrol engine producing 115 kW and 230 Nm, achieving 0-100 kph in 9.0 seconds. Additionally, the diesel-powered X2 sDrive18d is expected to feature a 2.0-litre, 4-cylinder turbo diesel motor with 110 kW and 360 Nm, claiming an 8.9 seconds 0-100 kph acceleration.

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Ford Mustang

The highly anticipated new Ford Mustang is set to debut in South Africa in early 2024, continuing the legacy of this iconic nameplate. The updated high-performance car is expected to feature the renowned 5.0-litre Coyote V8 engine, delivering a formidable 362 kW and 567 Nm. Ford has further confirmed the introduction of the Mustang Dark Horse, a more powerful variant with a supercharged 5.2-litre V8 engine, boasting an impressive 373 kW. 

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Mercedes-AMG C63

The locally-assembled Mercedes-AMG C63 now features a powerful hybrid powertrain, producing 500 kW and 1,020 Nm of torque. This hybrid system combines a 350 kW / 545 Nm 2.0-litre turbocharged engine with a 150 kW / 320 Nm electric motor, connected to a 400V electrical system and a 6.1 kWh lithium-ion battery. Paired with a rapid 9-speed Multi-Clutch Transmission (MCT), the C63 accelerates from 0 to 100 kph in just 3.4 seconds, surpassing its predecessor despite the increased weight at 2,111 kg. Achieving a limited top speed of 280 kph with the AMG Driver’s Package, it boasts a fully variable all-wheel-drive system with Drift Mode and standard rear-axle steering for enhanced agility. Mercedes claims a fuel consumption of 6.9 L/100km.

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Get ready for an adrenaline-fueled adventure as these high-performance beasts make their mark in the automotive landscape.

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