With the impetus on rural economy in an election year and the continued focus on infrastructure in selected pockets, these two segments should have a strong run, going forward. The stronger numbers from two wheeler is an early trend and could get some additional support if the revival of rural economy gathers momentum in the coming months.
Maruti Suzuki will start the proceeding of the 2018 Auto Expo with the unveiling of the Concept Future S, a super compact sports utility vehicle (SUV) that was largely developed in-house by the market leader.
Motorsports, auto gaming arena and autonomous vehicle display will be among the key attractions at the upcoming 14th edition of the biennial Auto Expo, according to industry body SIAM.
Powered by an upgraded 150cc single-cylinder engine borrowed from the older Xtreme the 200R gets a 200cc air cooled engine that makes peak power of 18.4 ps and can achieve a top-speed of 114km/hr as claimed by the company.
South Korean auto maker Kia Motors today said it will showcase SP Concept at the upcoming Auto Expo in line with its plans to introduce a new SUV in India.
Tata Motors had bagged order from state-owned EESL to supply 350 electric cars, while rival Mahindra & Mahindra will supply 150 electric cars.
Almost every manufacturer - from the humble two-wheeler to a large people carrying six-wheeled bus - will be showcasing their products that will be powered by either hybrid or electric powertrain
The electric vehicle will be showcased to demonstrate the company’s strengths in this space which has gained centre stage for every manufacturer. Maruti Suzuki has promised to launch a fully electric car in 2020.
The Maruti Suzuki pavilion will be spread over 4,200 square meters and will have the largest vehicle display with a spectacle of over 18 vehicle models on display in ARENA, NEXA and Motorsports zones.
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This will be the first major overhaul of the iconic model since its launch in 2005 and will feature a platform change, the one which is also seen on the Baleno.
About 30 brands won't be participating in the Auto Expo this year, including names such as Bajaj Auto, Harley-Davidson, Royal Enfield, Volkswagen Group and Ford.
Mercedes-Benz will have one of the biggest stalls at the Auto Expo 2018, with an impressive line-up of cars.
After having installed an electric vehicle charging station at Vikhroli, Tata Power recently set up EV charging stations at malls in Mumbai's Lower Parel and Kurla areas.
Maruti Suzuki will showcase Future S concept while Tata Motors will unveil its new design language Impact Design 2.0 at the Auto Expo in February.
Here is a brief look at what 2018 has to offer.
The company is seeking to strengthen its leadership position in the Indian luxury car market with over 10 new products during 2018. "Mercedes-Benz's participation in the 14th Auto Expo is a reiteration of our commitment to our customers, to the market, and also a manifestation of our support to the government's vision of 'Make in India'," Mercedes-Benz India Managing Director and CEO Roland Folger said in a statement.