Next year's best new cars update

  • The pick of the cars set to go on sale in 2009
  • Four-door Porsche and MINI Convertible coming
  • The top cars already in the showroom now

With the New Year comes a whole host of new cars hitting the showrooms. While most manufacturers are launching newer versions of already popular models, some have started from scratch to create something completely new. This is Parker's pick of the top models for 2009...
Ford Ka

£7,995

Ford will launch the second generation Ford Ka in January, more than 12 years after the original model was introduced... Click for the full details

 

Renault Megane Coupe

£14,745 (est)

Renault is turning on the style with its Megane Coupe - the more sporty three-door version of the new Megane hatchback... See it here

 

Nissan 370Z

£28,000 (est)

Nissan has released details of its new 370Z - the long awaited successor to the 350Z...  More

 

Mazda 3

£13,500 (est)

Following on from the success of the new 6, Mazda is set to launch the new 3 hatchback in 2009... More info

 

MINI Convertible

£15,995 (est)

The second generation of the MINI Convertible is due to go on sale in March 2009 - and the newcomer should prove just as popular as the outgoing car... More

 

Porsche Panamera

£85,000 (est)

2009 will be a busy year for Porsche. As well as introducing its first ever diesel model (the Cayenne TDI) it will also be launching the four-seat Panamera...Would you?

 

Inifiniti G37 Convertible

£33,500 (est)

Not content with introducing four new models at once, Infiniti is set to follow up its UK launch in April 2009 with the the G37 Convertible... More

 

Audi A5 Convertible

£30,000 (est)

Audi has released details of its new A5 Convertible, the successor to the popular soft-top version of the A4... Find out more

 

Seat Exeo

£16,000 (est)

The Exeo (pronouned ex-ay-o) is the new saloon from SEAT, but if you're thinking it looks familiar then you'd be right - it shares the same Volkswagen platform as the previous Audi A4... More

 

Citroen C3 Picasso

£9500 (est)

Citroen is once again showing its flair for design with the unique C3 Picasso... Take a look here

 

More new cars

Honda Insight £15,000 More
Insight EX37 £36,000 More
Toyota Urban Cruiser £12,000 More
Hyundai i20 £8195 More
Lexus IS 250C £27,000 More
Volkswagen Golf GTi £21,500 More
Renault Laguna Coupe £20,995 More
Infiniti FX £42.000 More
Citroen Bilingo Multispace £12,000 More
Vauxhall Insignia ecoFLEX £19,000 More
Ford Focus RS £25,000 More
Chevrolet Cruze £10,000 More
Vauxhall Insignia Sports Tourer £17,185 More