Auto Expo 2018: Apart from the luxurious and meticulously crafted hi-speed cars being showcased at the event, celeb presence from both Bollywood and cricketing fraternity raised the grandness of the extravagant event.
Auto Expo 2018 India highlights: In comparison to Auto Expo 2016, this year saw the number of EVs surge 10-fold to over 50 electric and hybrid vehicles as car makers drew up plans for electrification of their fresh line-up of products.
Hybrid technology is a good intermediate step towards meeting the 2030 all-electric goal, industry says.
Auto Expo 2018: The new Maruti Suzuki Swift (2018) is wider and has a longer wheel-base. It will retail at an introductory price ranging between Rs 4.99 lakh to Rs 8.29 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi).
While Amaze will strengthen Honda's presence in mass segment, all new CR-V and comeback of Civic will help the company fortify its presence in the premium segment.
Auto Expo 2018: Toyota Yaris is one of the best selling vehicles from Toyota stable and is being sold across 120 countries across the globe. Its expected price tag will be between Rs 8-13 lakh.
Auto Expo 2018 Day 2 highlights: The new Maruti Suzuki Swift was launched today with an introductory price of Rs 4.99 lakh. Emflux Motors unveiled their all-electric e-superbike Emflux One as well. UM Motorcycles will also unveil its first electric cruiser motorcycle.
The petrol versions of the car are priced between Rs 5.34 lakh and Rs 7.9 lakh while the diesel trims are tagged between Rs 6.73 lakh and Rs 9.15 lakh. The car comes with various safety features like dual airbags as standard feature.
Auto Expo 2018 Highlights: Japanese auto major Honda and Maruti Suzuki India on Wednesday unveiled new products. Honda unveiled three new products, including the all new Amaze, which will hit the market during the upcoming fiscal.
Auto Expo 2018 - Vehicles is scheduled from February 9-14 at India Expo Mart in Greater Noida and the Auto Expo 2018 - Components which will take place from February 8-11 at Pragati Maidan, New Delhi.
Delhi Auto Expo 2018: Automobile giants including Toyota, Hyundai, Tata Motors and Mahindra are all expected to present electric and hybrid vehicles. The push for emission-free vehicles is in line with the government's 'all-electric by 2032' objective.
"Lamborghni Urus will change the game for Lamborghini in India in terms of volumes and we expect to grow our volumes 2.5-3 times," said General Manager for Asia Pacific Andrea Baldi.
Despite the increased push towards manufacturing more electric car models, automakers are failing to see the low response to the available battery-powered vehicles.
The Tesla Model X starting price is $73,800 and can go up to $128,300 depending on the variant. The model that arrived in India is expected to be priced over ₹ 1 crore including taxes.
Taking the electric vehicles program of Tata Motors ahead, the company rolled out the first batch of electric-run Tata Tigor EV sedans on Wednesday at its Sanand plant in Gujarat.
In September, Tata Motors had emerged as the lowest bidder for 10,000 electric cars tender issued by EESL. For phase one, Tata Motors is required to deliver 250 Tigor EVs to EESL.
Dealers in different parts of the country could be offering varied offers. However, following are the discounts offered by car companies till end of this year.
The Tesla Semi can also go from 0 to 60 miles per hour (100 km per hour) in five seconds without cargo or reach 60 mph in 20 seconds at the maximum weight allowed on U.S. highways of 80,000 pounds (36,300 kg).
At the launch event in Los Angeles, Musk said the car is capable of zipping from 0-60 mph in 1.9 seconds, claiming that the Tesla Roadster would be the first such car to break the two-second time mark.
Motorcycle sales last month declined by 3.50 per cent to 11,04,498 units compared to 11,44,512 units in October 2016.
Radhika Madan, Parth Samthaan and others travel as flights resume