Notably, Tata Motors had won a major tender of 10,000 electric vehicles from the government-run Energy Efficiency Services Limited (EESL) past year, however, the numbers were reduced due to a partial order being passed on to Mahindra. It also displayed six electric vehicles, three in the commercial vehicle segment-the 2m electric bus, Magic EV, and Iris EV-and the Tiago EV, Tigor EV, and Racemo EV in the passenger auto category.
Besides, Lohia Auto launched diesel-driven three-wheeler loader Humsafar 2000 and passenger vehicle Humsafar DLX priced at Rs 1.95 lakh and Rs 1.90 lakh respectively.
"The Motor Show" 2018 is being held from February 9-14, 2018, at the India Expo Mart, Greater Noida.
Kia will compete with market leader Maruti Suzuki India and Hyundai Motor Co, and its production plans will come as a boost for Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's "Make in India" initiative.
"In order to stitch up a strategy (for EV segment) we are requesting to have a road map regarding plans of charging stations.Without a clear policy it will be hard to select models", Honda Cars India Ltd (HCIL) President and CEO Yoichiro Ueno told reporters.
South Korea's Hyundai Motor is demonstrating an EV that is now being marketed around the globe. The SUV will be ready to migrate to an electric form when required, and will also be engineered to meet Bharat Stage 6 (BS6) emission norms. The Tiago EV, the Tigor EV and the Racemo EV were also showcased as special Auto Expo edition. These new models are scheduled to be launched in India in FY 2018-19.
The Atom It is powered by Mahindra's new electric Powertrain which features batteries that can be swapped to extend the vehicle's range, allowing it to operate uninterrupted for long hours. Do you want Tata Motors to launch this stunning auto in India?
"The Auto Expo this year is a defining moment in the development of Indian automotive industry". The much awaited Civic will be available in both petrol & diesel engine options when launched in India.
Ashok Leyland unveiled Circuit-S, an electric bus powered by a swappable smart battery.
Honda X-Blade draws power from the same 162.7 cc single-cylinder, air-cooled motor that also powers the Honda Hornet 160. Two-wheeler heavyweight Hero MotoCorp unveiled a 200cc adventure motorcycle "Xpulse". It also unveiled two scooters - "Maestro Edge 125" and "Duet 125". Pahwa said: "Our well rounded strategy has put the customer at the centre of all our thoughts and actions and is taking us forward on our journey of growth." officially started its operations as part of the Indian subsidiary of in 2017.