Motor1.com puts up spy photos of upcoming vehicles virtually every day and sometimes more than that. If you want to stay on top of what’s on the way, check out this list of all development vehicle previews from the past week.
1. Audi R8 decked out with aero upgrades, possible RWD spied in the snow
The Audi R8 is said to be nearing retirement, but these spy photos hint that the model could come out with a final boost. Wires visible on the outside indicate engineers are collecting some data while driving in cold weather. Aggressive aerodynamic parts seem out of place in this environment.
Gallery: Audi R8 RWD spy photos
2. The new BMW iX1 Spy Shots is getting closer to the all-electric crossover
As BMW prepares to electrify more of its lineup, this iX1 is one of the smallest electric vehicles the company is developing. The design is largely the same as the regular X1.
Gallery: Spy photos of the new BMW iX1
3. 2023 BMW M2 reveals full grille size in new spy photos
The new generation of BMW M2 looks like an impressive sports coupe. It has a grille proportional to the rest of the front, which is a pleasant change from other recent BMWs. The lower fascia is aggressive with lots of inlets. At the rear, there are quad exhausts.
Gallery: 2023 BMW M2 Coupe spied with less camouflage
4. First spy photos of the 2024 BMW M5 confirm it will be a plug-in hybrid
Here’s our first look at the next-generation BMW M5. It’s clearly a plug-in hybrid as the charging port on the front fender is visible and there are quad exhausts in the rear.
Gallery: First 2024 BMW M5 spy photos
5. Ford Ranger Raptor spied on the street with Bronco Raptor right behind
The Ford Ranger Raptor is finally coming to the United States after years of being forbidden fruit available elsewhere. This one has a Bronco Raptor test drive with it so engineers can compare the two performance vehicles together.
Gallery: Ford Ranger Raptor, Bronco Raptor Spy Photos
6. 2023 Hyundai Ioniq 6 spied up close, hiding production body
Hyundai is preparing to expand its range of electric vehicles with the Ioniq 6 sedan. It has a rounded shape that gives an elegant appearance. Look for the model that will debut in mid-2022.
Gallery: 2023 Hyundai Ioniq 6 spy photos
7. Mercedes E-Class spy photos show next-gen sedan testing in Germany
This is the next generation of the Mercedes-Benz E-Class sedan. This one wears a bit of camouflage. The style does not seem to have a radical leap from the existing model. We don’t expect a full debut until 2023 or even 2024.
Gallery: Spy photos Winter testing of the new Mercedes-Benz E-Class
8. 2023 Mercedes-AMG GLE 63 Spied showing the smallest facelift ever
Here’s a very lightly camouflaged example of the refreshed Mercedes-AMG GLE 63. The changes are minor. Headlights and taillights are different. Also, the design of the steering wheel has small changes.
Gallery: 2023 Mercedes-AMG GLE 63 spy photos
9. The 2023 Porsche 911 GT3 RS spied up close during a slow camera rollover
Here is a lightly camouflaged example of the new Porsche 911 GT3 RS on the road. Engineers cover the front fender vents. A panel at the rear conceals most of the rear bumper design.
Gallery: 2023 Porsche 911 GT3 RS spy photos