Our team had a good look at the products showcased by Honda Cars India Limited at the ongoing Auto Expo. They have premiered the Jazz and the Mobilio in India in the presence of Mr. Takanobu Ito, President and CEO of Honda Motor Co. Ltd Japan. Not only that, they have globally unveiled a study model for a crossover utility vehicle called the XS-1.
Audi has displayed at the Expo an impressive line-up of luxury cars along with Audi sports Quattro Concept. The company unveiled the Audi A3 Sedan, and the special versions of its SUVs – Audi Q3, Q5, and Q7. The company also showcased the powerful Audi RS 7 Sportback and the R8 V10 Spyder. The Audi R18 e-tron Quattro was present too, to celebrate the company’s success in motorsports.
Ashok Leyland has displayed the full range of next-generation commercial vehicles at the Expo. The vehicles range from 3.5 tons to 25 tons like Dost, STiLE, Partner, MiTR, BOSS and Captain.
Making its debut at the Auto Expo this year, Isuzu has showcased their SUV MU-7 and pick-up truck D-Max. Inspired by Isuzu’s diesel engine legacy, their booth at the Expo has been designed in the form a 4-cylinder diesel engine.
Nissan showcased a concept car called ‘Friend-ME’ during the Auto Shanghai 2013. The ‘Friend-ME’ Concept is a muscular, assertive looking car designed primarily in China, for rich, young Chinese men in their mid/late 20s. The ‘Friend-ME’ Concept previews Nissan’s future design language and is powered by an advanced PureDrive hybrid drivetrain.