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Auto Expo 2020: Maruti Suzuki unveils Vitara Brezza with petrol engine

Auto Expo 2020 India: The exhibition saw Maruti Suzuki India (MSI), the country's largest carmaker, unveiling its compact SUV Vitara Brezza with BS VI-compliant petrol engine. Meanwhile, Italian two-wheeler maker Piaggio unveiled its premium scooter Aprilia SXR 160, which has been designed specifically for Indian conditions.

By: Express Web Desk | New Delhi | Updated: February 6, 2020 4:49:25 pm
Mahindra Funster Electric concept is displayed at the Auto Expo in Greater Noida, near New Delhi, India, Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2020. (AP Photo/Altaf Qadri)

Auto Expo 2020: The annual Auto Expo 2020 that began Wednesday witnessed a slew of new launches from Maruti Suzuki, Volkswagen, Piaggio among others. Maruti Suzuki India (MSI), the country’s largest carmaker, on Thursday unveiled its compact SUV Vitara Brezza with BS VI-compliant petrol engine. Meanwhile, Italian two-wheeler maker Piaggio unveiled its premium scooter Aprilia SXR 160, which has been designed specifically for Indian conditions.

On Wednesday, numerous auto manufacturers, established and new entrants, displayed their new product offerings. The exhibition saw auto manufacturers such as Maruti Suzuki showcasing for the first time their electric SUV called Futuro-e. MG Motor India also unveiled its futuristic concept car Marvel X, the world’s first mass-production model to achieve Level-3 Intelligent Driving at Auto Expo here. Homegrown auto major Mahindra & Mahindra had introduced an electric variant of its compact SUV KUV100 at starting price of Rs 8.25 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi post FAME benefits) at Auto Expo here. The company claims that electric KUV 100 (eKUV 100) is India’s most affordable passenger electric vehicle in the segment.

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Auto Expo 2020 kickstarted in Greater Noida, Uttar Pradesh on Wednesday.

16:49 (IST)06 Feb 2020
Hyundai to launch new Creta in March

Shah Rukh Khan unveiled the new Hyundai Creta at the Auto Expo 2020 being held in Greater Noida. (Image source: APH Images)

South Korean auto major Hyundai on Thursday showcased the new version of its popular SUV Creta which will be launched in March. Unveiled by Bollywood actor Shah Rukh Khan, the second generation Creta has been given a more masculine and futuristic look, while being equipped with premium features, efficient powertrain and smart technology. 

20:26 (IST)05 Feb 2020
Volkswagen's sports utility vehicle T-Roc

Volkswagen Passenger Cars India Brand Director Steffen Knapp talks about the features of newly launched Volkswagen T-Roc at the Auto Expo in Greater Noida, near New Delhi, India, Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2020. (AP Photo/Altaf Qadri)

18:18 (IST)05 Feb 2020
Haval 2025 Concept was showcased at the Expo here

Global Design Director and Vice President of Great Wall Motors' Haval brand, Phil Simmons speaks at the launch of Haval 2025 Concept at the Auto Expo in Greater Noida, near New Delhi, India, Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2020. (AP Photo/Altaf Qadri)

17:48 (IST)05 Feb 2020
Mercedes said the new GLA SUV is slated to be launched in October this year

Mercedes' new GLA is expected to be priced around Rs 43 lakh, Mercedes-Benz India Managing Director and CEO Martin Schwenk said, adding for those customers who pre-book these cars the company would offer benefit of Rs 1 lakh.

17:45 (IST)05 Feb 2020
KIA motors' Carnival, a multi-utility vehicle, at the Auto Expo in Greater Noida

A model poses next to KIA motors' Carnival, a multi-utility vehicle, at the Auto Expo in Greater Noida, near New Delhi, India, Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2020. (AP Photo/Altaf Qadri)

16:50 (IST)05 Feb 2020
KIA showcases new concept SUV Sonet

A model poses next to KIA Sonet Concept car at the Auto Expo in Greater Noida, near New Delhi, India, Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2020. (AP Photo/Altaf Qadri) 

KIA showcased a new concept for a global SUV Sonet at the Auto Expo here. Sonet concept will be developed further ahead of a launch in the Indian market in the second half of 2020. 

16:40 (IST)05 Feb 2020
Mahindra displays Funster Electric concept

Mahindra & Mahindra Limited Managing Director Pawan Kumar Goenka, right, and President Automotive Sector Rajan Wadhera, left, pose at the launch of Mahindra Funster Electric concept at the Auto Expo in Greater Noida, near New Delhi, India, Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2020. (AP Photo/Altaf Qadri)

16:37 (IST)05 Feb 2020
Hyundai unveils new Tuscon; eyes greater share in premium SUV segment

Hyundai Motor India on Wednesday launched a new version of its premium SUV Tuscon as it looks to bolster its presence in the segment. While unveiling the model at the Auto Expo here, Hyundai Motor India Managing Director and CEO SS Kim said the new Tuscon comes with enhanced technology, design and performance. "Hyundai constantly strives to upgrade its products and services with best-in-class technology that meet the evolving needs of today's customers and their rising aspirations," he added.

16:37 (IST)05 Feb 2020
Renault unveils AMT version of Triber

French car maker Renault unveiled the AMT version of its sub-compact multi-purpose vehicle Triber at the Auto Expo here. The AMT version, which is set to be launched in the second quarter of the year, was unveiled by Fabrice Cambolive, senior vice president and chairman of Africa-Middle-East-India-Pacific Region for Renault Group along with Renault India Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director Venkatram Mamillapalle. 

Mahindra Funster Electric concept is displayed at the Auto Expo in Greater Noida, near New Delhi, India, Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2020. (AP Photo/Altaf Qadri)

The annual Auto Expo 2020 began today at India Expo Mart in Greater Noida, Uttar Pradesh. The 15th edition of the Auto Expo will witness numerous auto manufacturers, established and new entrants, display their new product offerings.