Auto Expo 2010, Delhi 1st day Highlights - Toyota Etios, Tata Aria, Maruti R3, VW Polo, Skoda Yeti, Renault Twizy, Chevrolet Camaro and Volt
Mercedes SLS AMG Supercar:
Luxury car makers Mercedes unveils its luxury SLS AMG Super Car on th eopening day of 2010 Austo Expo at a price of Rs. 2 Crore.
Tata chairman Ratan Tata unveiled its new car "Aria" in the Auto Expo 20100.
Jaguar showcase its new XF model on the opening day of 10th Auto Expo in New Delhi.
GM India has planned biog for 2010 Auto Expo in New Delhi when the showcased their 3rd Car Chevrolet Volt.
General Motors India launched its Chevrolet Camaro model on the opening day of Auto Expo just after small car Beat one day before.
Skoda Auto India is shown its first ever SUV "Yeti" on the first day of 2010 Auto Expo at New Delhi. Skoda Yeti will be launched at the end of 2010 at a price range of Rs. 10 Lakhs to Rs. 14 Lakhs.
Toyota Kirloskar finally unveils its first small car for the Indian market in the 10th Auto Expo by the name of "Etios" concept. Toyota Etios will be available in both hatchback with 1.2 litre petrol engine and Sedan will have 1.5-litre petrol engine.
Renault displayed its electric vehicle concept car "Twizy" on the opening day of Auto Expo 2010. Renault Twizy is a small two-seater car that is 2.3 metres long, 1.47 metres high and 1.13 metres wide and powered by a 20bhp, 70Nm electric motor that can travel 100km on a full charge at a maximum speed of 74kph and weighs around 420kg.
Harley Davidson - the legendary Motorcycles manufacturer come up with 12 models for India in 2010 Auto Expo New Delhi. The Harley-Davidson motorcycles will be imported into India as completely built units and will be priced between Rs 6.95 Lakhs and Rs 34.95 Lakhs.
Volkswagen unveils its first small car for the Indian market "Polo" on the 1st day of Auto Expo.VW Polo production has already started and car will be launched in mid 2010 and priced around Rs. 4.5 to 5.5 Lakhs.
Honda Small Car Concept:
Honda revealed its New Small Car Concept on the opening day of 2010 Auto Expo New Delhi which will be less than Rs. 5 Lacs in India. The new compact car will be a 5 seater and will be designed specially for Indian Market.
Chevrolet finally launched its new small Car Beat just before the 2010 Auto Expo in New Delhi at a very competitive price of Rs. 3.3 to 3.94 Lacs. Chevrolet Beat available in 3 version PS, LS and LT with 1.2 liter engine.
Mahindra & Mahindra launched its mini truck "Maximo" on Tuesday, 5th January, 2010 at 10th Auto Expo. Mahindra Maximo will be launched in February 2010 powered by a 2-cyclinder CRDe engine with DOHC technology and can take a load of 859 kgs.
Volvo Eicher Trucks:
VE Commercial Vehicles (VECV), a joint venture between the Volvo group and Eicher Motors today launched the all new range of Eicher heavy duty trucks, the VE series at the Auto Expo. The VE Series of Eicher heavy duty trucks includes the entire range of 16T – 40T GVW (gross vehicle weight) products including the 4×2, 6×2, 8×2 rigid haulage trucks, a 4×2 tractor-trailer and 4×2 and 6×4 tippers.
Mahindra Navistar Automotives Ltd. (MNAL), the commercial vehicle joint venture between Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd. (M&M) and Navistar Inc. of USA, today unveiled its 25 tonne and 31 tonne trucks for the Indian market.