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Five Fresh Cars You’ll be Dreaming of This Spring

The year 2020 is an exciting time for new cars even against the backdrop of impending doom. For a little escape, take a look at these fresh cars to buy this spring that range from refreshed to all-new.

2020 Alfa Romeo Stelvio

2018 Alfa Romeo Stelvio Quadrifoglio in Rosso Competizione
2018 Alfa Romeo Stelvio Quadrifoglio in Rosso Competizione | Alfa Romeo

The Alfa Romeo Stelvio is a high-powered SUV revamped with futuristic interior and technological ease; this model seriously looks like something from Disney’s Zenon universe. Its interior as aluminum and carbon fiber detailing as well as other sport racing elements.

The Stelvio has an upgraded 8.8-inch touchscreen infotainment system, wireless charging capabilities, and a hands-free power liftgate. This crossover also boasts a six-cylinder engine that generates 280 horsepower. There are also a few modifications to the Stelvio’s exterior like the new contoured fender flares and modern metallic colors. Prices start at $41,345.

Genesis GV80

Genesis GV80
Genesis GV80 | Genesis

The Genesis GV80 is expected this summer to reinvent the luxury car industry. Genesis is Hyundai’s luxury brand division that was founded almost five years ago. The GV80 is the first SUV of the Genesis lineup that exemplifies simplistic, cultivated beauty. Its exterior focal point is its urbane grille while its interior features are the advanced safety suite, Remote Smart Park Assist, and even second-row heated seats. The GV80 also offers an all-wheel-drive capability made to cancel out low traction.

BMW 2 Series Gran Coupe

BMW M235i and BMW 220d
BMW M235i and BMW 220d | BMW

BMW’s 2 Series Gran Coupe is an entry-level luxury car that intertwines style and efficiency. The Gran Coupe isn’t just a four-door rendition of its predecessors This model is more about comfort and less about a high-powered engine. Its hatchback design offers passengers in the back with 1.5 inches of legroom than that of the two-door 2 Series.

This model has “sporty reflexes” like its flexible driving system and the capability of an 8-speed sport automatic transmission. The Gran Coupe ranges from $37,500-$45,500. The top-of-the-line M235i xDrive Gran Coupe model has an impressive technology features including Advanced Real Time Traffic, BMW Remote Services including Stolen Vehicle Recovery, Remote Door Unlock, unification with the BMW Connected App, and Concierge Services.

2020 Hyundai Venue

2020 Hyundai Venue | Hyundai-0
2020 Hyundai Venue | Hyundai

The 2020 Hyundai Venue is an all-new crossover that offers a distinct quirky style at an affordable price that doesn’t comprise on value. It’s starting asking price is $17,350 for the SE trim which includes a standard four-cylinder engine and features like Forward Collision-Avoidance Assist, Lane Keeper Assist Driver Attention Warning.

The Venue also has an 8-inch touchscreen audio display that’s Android and Apple compatible. With all the bells and whistles the Venue Denim will just cost around $23,000 which includes a denim-colored interior, 17-inch alloy wheels, and leatherette combination seats.

2020 Toyota Avalon TRD

2020 Toyota Avalon TRD
2020 Toyota Avalon TRD | Toyota

The Toyota Avalon TRD got a sportier facelift made to turn heads. It’s clear this redesigned Avalon is trying to escape its roots as the preferred choice for retirees and instead aims to appeal to a younger driving audience. The Avalon TRD includes mechanical improvements and engineering like the Adaptive Variable Suspension that grants rapid damping adjustments and paramount control.

The sedan’s interior promises a quieter cabin experience with the help Cognac leather-trimmed seats that are sleek and inviting. Its exterior quad exhaust tips give the Avalon a more aggressive approach. Prices start at $43,295.