20 new electric cars we're excited are coming soon in 2024 and 2025

20 new electric cars we're excited are coming soon in 2024 and 2025

There’s never been a bigger crop of electric vehicles to choose from, and there are many more to come. Heck, some of them are even worth getting excited over. There are a host of EVs arriving in 2024 and 2025 have us itching to get behind the wheel.

Some, like a spiritual successor to the VW bus, are arriving quite soon, while others, like a new product from Tesla, haven’t been revealed yet but are expected before the end of next year. Some are powerful luxury EVs, others will fill an underserved segment at an affordable price. All use electricity instead of an internal combustion powertrain. Here are 20 electric cars we’re excited for in 2024 and 2025.

Audi A6 E-Tron

Audi is hard at work developing an electric version of its A6 sedan. The A6 E-Tron has already been shown as a concept, and Audi designer Wolf Seebers has said of it, “I can promise you that a lot of what we're showing here will be available and seen on the road.” There’s also an Avant wagon version in the works, which we’ve seen rolling around as a camouflaged prototype. We’re hoping the Avant makes its way to the U.S., but we’re not holding our breath.



2024 Cadillac Escalade IQ
2024 Cadillac Escalade IQ

Cadillac Escalade IQ

Cadillac’s electric Escalade is coming soon — we’ve been spotting prototypes on the roads around Detroit already. We expect the 2025 Escalade IQ to go into production soon, with deliveries by the end of the year. It’ll be worth the wait, too, with up to 750 horsepower and 450 miles of range.


2025 Cadillac Vistiq
2025 Cadillac Vistiq

Cadillac Vistiq

Slotting just beneath the mighty Escalade IQ, the 2026 Cadillac Vistiq will be another three-row electric SUV. We don’t have a lot of details about this handsome ute yet, but we can expect them later this year, and for the Vistiq to be launched in 2025.


Chevrolet Bolt          

The Chevy Bolt is dead. Long live the Chevy Bolt. GM CEO Mary Barra has confirmed that the budget EV nameplate will return in 2025. Her latest comments suggest, though, that only the slightly larger Bolt EUV will rise from the grave. It will use GM’s Ultium platform, and retake its place below the soon-to-arrive Equinox EV as Chevy’s entry-level electric vehicle.


Dodge Charger Daytona

Dodge has made no secret about its electric Charger replacement, with the first concept debuting in all its rumbly glory. We saw a pre-production unit in January 2024, and the production Charger Daytona two-door fastback debuted in March, riding on Stellantis' STLA Large platform and looking a lot like the concept. Dodge surprised us at that reveal with a four-door variant as well. Two Daytona trims will be on offer first, the R/T and the Scat Pack, making a total of 456 horsepower and 590 horsepower, respectively. Next year, we'll get an SRT Banshee model with even more performance, as well as an 800-volt electrical system.


Hyundai Ioniq 7

The Hyundai Ioniq 7 will serve as an electric counterpart to the Hyundai Palisade, and a close cousin to the excellent Kia EV9. Hyundai previewed the Ioniq 7 in 2021 with the Seven Concept, with three rows of seating and an interesting exterior design. We expect to see the real thing show up some time in 2024.


Jeep Recon

After the launch of its 4xe plug-in hybrids, Jeep will take the full step into the battery-electric arena. Jeep previewed the Recon EV with a surprise reveal in 2022. It looks to be a true off-roader, but it won’t be a replacement for the Wrangler, which we’re hoping to also see in EV form in the near future.


Jeep Wagoneer S

Jeep teased the electric Wagoneer S alongside the Recon back in 2022, and more recently has provided better exterior and interior images of the sporty-looking SUV. And it doesn’t just look sporty, with 600 horsepower and a 0-60 mph time of 3.5 seconds. We expect it to reach production for the 2025 model year.


Lotus Emeya

Lotus is going electric, and expanding int more practical market segments with the likes of the Eletre SUV. But it’s not abandoning its sporty roots. We’re looking forward to the Lotus Emeya electric sedan, which is expected to reach production this year. We don’t have all the details yet, but its dual motors should get it to 62 mph in a claimed 2.8 seconds, and it will be able to charge quickly, taking advantage of 350-kW DC chargers.


Lucid Gravity

After the thoroughly impressive Air sedan, Lucid Motors’ second EV will be the Gravity SUV. Coming in late 2024, the Lucid Gravity should be a three-row vehicle with genuine family-friendly space, a tech-filled luxury cabin and truly impressive EV credentials, like a driving range of 440 miles.