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Munich motor show 2021: A-Z of the new car debuts

Published: 07 September 2021

► 2021’s Munich motor show preview
► A list of all the cars revealed
► Plus, some practical details on the show

The IAA Mobility 2021 expo, which we’re calling the 2021 Munich motor show, has arrived. It’s the first major European motor show since the 2020 Geneva show back in March of that year was cancelled.

It’s also the start of a new location for the biennial motor show that happens in Germany – its former location was the enormous expo centre in Frankfurt.

So, car makers have a lot of pent-up need to get back out there showing its new products. And, while the exhibitor list of the 2021 Munich motor show isn’t quite as long as shows have been in the past, there are still some crucial new models making worldwide and public launches.

Keep reading for all the cars making their debuts at the 2021 Munich motor show.

A-Z of all the key new cars at IAA Mobility 2021

GrandSphere concept – A concept car previewing Level 4 autonomy and a future luxury car from Ingolstadt (pictured above)
A6 e-Tron concept – previews 2023 EV to sit alongside A6

i Vision Circular – an i3-sized electric car that’s recycled and recyclable
i4 – appearance of new all-electric Gran Coupe

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Born – First public debut of Cupra’s new ID.3 clone
UrbanRebel – racy electric concept car that previews a future model

Jogger – value-oriented roomy seven-seat model joins the range

Ioniq 5 – Hyundai’s German outfit in attendance, debuts a ‘Robotaxi’ version of new Ioniq EV


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EQE – New electric E-Class-like saloon makes its official debut here
– Electric version of Merc’s perrennial G-Class shown in concept form
AMG EQS 53 – Hot version of luxury EV has 751bhp
AMG GT 63 S E-Performance – New range-topping PHEV version of four-door GT has 831bhp
Maybach SUV – Positively palatial electric concept of an EQS SUV wearing a Maybach dress

Mission R – Show-stopping electric racer previews EV Cayman 

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Concept #1 – A new era of Geely-operated Smart starts with a small electric crossover

Megane E-Tech Electric – Based on the Megane E-Vision concept – production version on sale in 2022

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ID.Life – electric supermini concept arrives, previewing new ID.2

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Practical information about IAA Mobility Munich 2021

Where is the IAA Mobility 2021 Munich motor show held? In various locations around Munich city centre

Munich motor show 2021 dates: 7-12 September

Opening times: 09:00-18:00

How much are IAA Mobility 2021 Munich motor show tickets? Adult public experience day tickets are €20

Munich motor show website:

By Jake Groves

CAR's deputy news editor, gamer, serial Lego-ist, lover of hot hatches