I wonder if we will learn the class of the Kelvin in the movie? That'd be a first, really...
It isn't 1982 anymore; they know we're interested in these things. The class name may not be in the movie, but I'm sure it'll be published in some way. It didn't take too long for "Sovereign
class" to become known. Unlike the 9(?) year gap between Star Trek II and the first use of the term Miranda