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.