Auto Expo 2018: Mahindra unveils first convertible SUV 'TUV Stinger'

Auto Expo 2018: Mahindra unveils first convertible SUV 'TUV Stinger'

Auto Expo 2018: Mahindra unveils first convertible SUV 'TUV Stinger'

Setting the tone, domestic vehicle market leader, Maruti Suzuki, unveiled an electric concept auto, e-SURVIVOR, which it plans to develop locally and launch by 2020. The company plans to add a new CNG vertical and introduce new models of diesel and electric vehicles in the coming quarter.

Greater Noida: With the government and consumer mood shifting towards cleaner technology, Auto Expo 2018 saw a slew of concept electric vehicle launches from car makers, including Maruti Suzuki, Hyundai, Mercedes, Renault and Tata Motors.

South Korean auto maker Hyundai, which operates here through its wholly-owned arm Hyundai Motor India Ltd (HMIL), also unveiled its global electric vehicle Ioniq. It also showcased the working model of a hybrid vehicle.

With an eye on the government's push for electric-only vehicles by 2030, Tata Motors is displaying an extended range of six EV products in personal and mass mobility segments. "This is our target", Hyundai India CEO and MD Y. K. Koo said. However, considering the auto has been showcased again, we can be hopeful that the project is not dead yet. "It is a curtain raiser for electric vehicles.", Mahindra & Mahindra Managing Director Pawan Goenka told reporters. The luxury SUV, which has won many global awards, comes with a 7-speed Mercedes-Benz automatic transmission and its new 2.2L engine delivering 178 BHP power and 420 NM torque.

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The company also showcased its ethanol powered motorcycle, Apache RTR 200 Fi Ethanol aimed at reducing carbon footprint on the environment. H5X is the first model in the Impact Design 2.0 language and will go into production next year.

The mobility solutions include the UDO, a stylish two-seater electric pod concept; the ATOM, an urban mobility solution; the Treo, a lithium-ion battery powered electric three-wheeler; the e2o NXT, a refreshed version of the e2oPlus hatchback; the eKUV100, India's first electric mini SUV; and the e-Cosmo, the company's new electric bus.

Similarly, compatriot BMW India also showcased its showcased plug in hybrid electric vehicle i8 Roadster, which will be launched in India later this year along with i3S, an electric vehicle with a range of over 280 km per charge. Hero Electric, the country's largest electric two-wheeler maker, unveiled eight electric two-wheelers and said these would be launched in a phased manner.

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