New Delhi: It has the glamour, dtyle and cars flowing in. The day first of the Auto Expo saw the series of models and concepts of cars being unveiled by the Bollywood Celebrities in their unique style. The start of the expo was much hyped and full of glitz and glamour.
On the first day Maruti Suzuki unveiled its ‘XA Alpha’ concept SUV, also saw Tata Gropu’s Ratan Tata with his successor Cyrus Mistry, both were seen together at the show. Both unveiled Tata Moto’s new vehicles together.
Big B was the main attraction at the launch of DC Design’s Avanti sports car, which is priced at Rs 30 lakh ex-showroom, actor Katrina Kaif unveiled the very sexy Audi Q3 SUV. BMW group’s iconic Mini brand was the highlight of the day as the company announced its India launch with prices going up to Rs 31.99 lakh.
Actors like John Abraham and Ranbir Kapoor were busy unveiling new vehicles of India Yamaha Motor and Nissan Motors India. While as Irfan Khan and Farhan Akhtae were busy endrosing the main attractions at Mercedes Benz’s unveiling of its A-Class concept car.
Only few automobile companies launched their new models but mainly they came up with their new models.
Investments by Auto companies:
Honda’s Motorcycle and Scooter India announced a Rs 1,000 crore investment for capacity expansion in the next 3-4 years, while as Mahindra & Mahindra said it is investing Rs 800 crore over the next 3-4 years to develop a joint platform for two products with Korean subsidiary SsangYong Motor.