Mahindra EV range leads charge at stall during Auto Expo 2018

Allan Goodman
February 10, 2018

Ayush Lohia, CEO of Lohia Auto, told ET, "After a significant success in keeping the electric vehicle moment alive, we are now geared up to take the brand to the next pedestal by adding more value to the products in terms of speed, power and reach".

Automobile major Hyundai Motor India launched the "2018 ELITE i20" priced from Rs 5.34 lakh to Rs 7.90 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi) for the petrol variant.

One of India's leading electric bike manufacturers has launched high-speed electric scooters ahead of the Auto Expo 2018.

Powered by a lithium-ion battery, the electric three wheeler vehicle, which offers central locking and Global Positioning System, boasts a mileage of 80 km while running at speeds of up to 30 km per hour.

Start-ups, electronic vehicle players and the firms entering India were at the forefront at the biennial Auto Expo 2018.

Maruti Suzuki India, which unveiled its electric concept compact SUV "e-SURVIVOR", said products alone will not be enough to realise India's grand vision of bringing down emissions substantially, reduce dependence on imported fuel, and secure a leadership position on clean technology capability.

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South Korean carmaker Kia Motors Corp 000270.KS is targeting annual sales of 300,000 vehicles in India from 2021, the head of its local unit said on Wednesday, as it gears up to launch cars in the world's fifth-largest auto market.

The company exhibited two concept cars-the H5X and 45X-based on its two-architecture strategy. Meanwhile, Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India unveiled a total of 11 two-wheelers, including a new 160 cc motorcycle, "X-Blade". It also unveiled two scooters - "Maestro Edge 125" and "Duet 125" - at the expo.

The Sports EV Concept gets the "Honda Automated Network Assistant" that is capable of monitoring the driver's emotional well-being and make new choices and recommendations. Two-wheeler heavyweight Hero MotoCorp unveiled a 200cc adventure motorcycle "Xpulse". India Kawasaki Motors, a new entrant to this edition of the Auto Expo launched the special edition Ninja H2 SX SE for the Indian market.

Piaggio India launched the Aprilia SR 125, unveiled the Aprilia Storm and introduced an innovative smart mobile connectivity feature for Vespa and Aprilia. While the S650 model would cost Rs 2.73 crore (ex-showroom), the S560 would be priced at Rs 1.94 crore, the company said.

The company also launched its Made-in-India BS-VI Mercedes Maybach S 560 to continue Maybach's popularity in India.

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