The Auto Expo 2020 will see some of the big automakers make their comeback, along with two brands that will soon debut. We are here to give you a little sneak peak of what is expected at the India Expo Mart in Greater Noida from 7th February 2020 till 12th February 2020.
Great Wall Motor: HALL 1
The car is set to launch in India by 2021. Haval H4 will be powered by a 1.5-liter turbo-petrol engine mated to a dual-clutch automatic transmission. It produces 170hp. A smaller 1.3-liter petrol engine will also be available.
It is the highest-selling Haval model. The car is based on the same platform as the H4 but the difference is that it is longer with a larger wheelbase. The car will come with a 2.0-liter petrol and diesel engine option.
The H9 will be the largest SUV from Haval.
It is a body-on-frame SUV that weighs 2.2 tonnes.
The ORA R1 electric car is a part of the Great Wall’s ‘ORA’ EV sub-brand (It is short for Open, Reliable and Alternative). The car is based on the brand’s ME pure-electric platform. It has a 33kWh lithium-ion battery pack and a 33kW electric motor.
Hyundai: HALL 3
Only the exteriors of the new Creta will be showcased at the Expo. The interior design will be revealed before its launch in mid-March 2020.
The company will launch the Tucson. The updated Tucson will have the BS6-compliant 2.0-liter petrol and diesel engines mated to the 6-speed manual and automatic gearbox options. The prices are expected to range from Rs 20-30 lakh.
Verna facelift is getting a new styling, with a BS6-compliant 1.5-liter petrol and diesel engine options.
i30 Fastback N
Lastly, the i30 Fastback N with a 275hp i30 N, in a fastback form, will make its debut in the country.
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Maruti Suzuki: HALL 9
The company will come with a petrol engine for the production-spec model. It will also try to accommodate an electric powertrain.
The company will showcase the eagerly-awaited Jimny at the Expo. It exists in a three-door form and has been powered by a 1.5-liter K15B petrol engine.
Maruti Suzuki will also showcase the Vitara Brezza facelift. The Brezza has been updated and will change the 1.3-liter diesel engine for a BS6-compliant, 1.5-liter petrol engine. The company may also bring the Ignis facelift as well as the petrol variant of the S-cross.
Mercedes-Benz: HALL 15
The use of the word ‘Limousine’ in the Mercedes-Benz A-class Limousine has been done to create a distinction in the minds of the customer because the audience might relate the A-class with the hatchback car.
The second generation of the GLA looks a little beefier. The car is based on the next-gen MFA platform, and the parts of the car will arrive here as CKD units.
AMG GT 4-door Coupe
The AMG GT 4-Door Coupe will make its India debut. It will be launched in the 63 S guise, powered by a 4.0-liter, twin-turbo V8 petrol engine that sends 639hp to its wheels.
Mercedes-Benz will also be showcasing the all-electric EQC SUV that will be launched in April 2020 and the AMG A 35 sedan and many more.
Kia: HALL 7
The Carnival will be launched around August 2020.
QYI Compact SUV
The Kia QYI will be available in both petrol and diesel options with the option of a manual or a dual-clutch automatic gearbox. The price of the car is expected to range between Rs 7–11.5 lakh.
Kia will also showcase some of its models from their international line-up which includes the Soul EV.
Haima Automobile: HALL 12
FAW Haima Automobile is a Chinese automaker who will make its debut in India at the expo.
The 8S midsize SUV car is powered by a 1.6-liter T-GDI engine, that makes 193hp and a peak torque of 293Nm. The engine is mated to a 6-speed auto gearbox. The company has claimed that the 0-100kph time is under 8 seconds.
MG Motor: HALL 5
The standard ZS SUV has just been launched in India in the all-electric form. It will be showcased at the Expo with a 1.0-liter, turbo-petrol engine that makes 111hp.
The E200 is a small-sized car with a range of 210km on a full charge, a top speed of 100kph.
MG will also showcase its Vision-i MPV. The Vision-i has a future-ready design and is an internet-enabled EV with autonomous driving capabilities.
SKODA: HALL 15
Vision IN Concept
It is the first model by Skoda that will be based on the India-specific MQB A0 IN platform. The car will come with engine options including a 1.0-liter, three-cylinder turbo-petrol, and 1.5-liter, four-cylinder turbo-petrol engine. The diesel option will not be offered but they may bring a CNG variant.
Skoda Octavia RS 245
Skoda Octavia RS is powered by a 2.0-liter TSI turbo-petrol engine, that makes 245hp and a peak torque of 370Nm (this is 15hp and 20Nm more than the previous version). The engine of the Octavia RS makes the 0-100kph time of 6.6sec and the top speed of the car at 250kph.
The Karoq will come to India in the CBU form. the car will be powered by a 150hp, 1.5-litre turbo-petrol engine option mated to either a 6-speed manual or a 7-speed dual-clutch automatic gearbox.
Skoda Superb facelift
The Superb facelift that will soon be launched in May 2020 will be showcased at the Expo.
Also, the petrol-engined Kodiaq and the BS6-compliant version of the Rapid with a 1.0-liter TSI engine will also be showcased.
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Volkswagen: HALL 15
The car will sit on an India-specific MQB platform, named MQB A0 IN. The A0 will have a ground clearance of 205mm and a 2,651mm-long wheelbase and a spacious cabin. The engine on offer is a 1.5-liter TSI engine. No diesel engine will be offered, but a CNG variant may be introduced.
The T-Roc is a small and sporty SUV car. The India-specific T-Roc has been expected with more ground clearance. It will come with a 150hp, 1.5-liter petrol engine mated to a 7-speed dual-clutch automatic gearbox.
The third SUV car that the company will showcase at the Expo is the Tiguan Allspace. It is a longer and larger version of the Tiguan SUV that is currently on sale in India.
I.D. Crozz Concept
The I.D. Crozz electric SUV concept will be launched as a production version in India by the year 2021. It will have an 83kWh lithium-ion battery, that makes 102hp/140Nm electric motor at the front and a 204hp/310Nm electric motor at the rear. It will give a combined output of 306hp and a torque of 450Nm.
Renault: HALL 10
The Kwid electric has a 26.8kWh lithium-ion battery pack and an electric motor with an output of 45hp and a torque of 125Nm. When it is fully charged, the car will give a range of 271km. It will be assembled in India after its launch soon.
The car could be partly assembled in India. The Zoe has a 52kWh battery and a 109hp electric motor. The range of the car will be close to 400km on a full charge. The Expected price for the Zoe is around Rs 14-16 lakh (ex-showroom).
The car weighs only 474kg and comes with an electric motor that makes up to 17hp and a peak torque of 57Nm. When fully charged, the company has claimed that the Twizy will do around 100km.
The Symbioz concept is not only an all-electric car but it also has Level 4 autonomous driving capabilities.
Tata Motors: HALL 14
Some of the cars showcased include the production-spec H2X micro-SUV and the BS6-compliant Harrier. The Harrier will come with an automatic gearbox and a panoramic sunroof.
H2X (Hornbill Micro-SUV)
The H2X will be the second model that will be built on the new ALFA platform of Tata. The car will not have a diesel engine option but will have a 1.2-liter, naturally aspirated petrol engine.
Tata’s all-new flagship SUV car is the 7-seater SUV, Gravitas. It will come with a third row of seats, and will be available in a BS6-compliant, 2.0-litre Kryotec diesel engine that makes around 170hp and a peak torque of 350Nm. It will either be mated to a 6-speed manual or a Hyundai-sourced 6-speed torque-converter automatic gearbox.
Mahindra: HALL 10
The three production EVs that will most likely be showcased are eKUV100, XUV300 EV and the Aspire-based electric sedan. The eKUV100 car will get a 40kW (54.4hp) electric motor. The battery will be a 15.9kWh unit, which can be charged completely within 5hr 45min using a regular AC charger or within 55min using a DC fast-charger.
Aspire-based Electric sedan
The Aspire-based electric sedan may get a 60kW (81.5hp) motor, a 25kWh battery pack, a range of nearly 200km, and a top speed of 110kph.
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