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Photos| Auto Expo 2018: 24 new launches and over 100 unveilings in store

The 14th edition of the biennial Auto Expo kicked off in Greater Noida’s India Expo Mart on Wednesday, with a slew of launches on the opening day. Sachin Tendulkar made an appearance at the event as BMW unveiled the 6 series Gran Tourismo. Here’s what’s in store for visitors to the 14th edition of the expo. (Burhaan Kinu / HT Photo)
1/16The 14th edition of the biennial Auto Expo kicked off in Greater Noida’s India Expo Mart on Wednesday, with a slew of launches on the opening day. Sachin Tendulkar made an appearance at the event as BMW unveiled the 6 series Gran Tourismo. Here’s what’s in store for visitors to the 14th edition of the expo. (Burhaan Kinu / HT Photo)
Maruti Suzuki's IGNIS car on display during Auto Expo motor show in Greater Noida on Wednesday. Maruti Suzuki India CEO said that the company will launch its first electronic vehicle in India in 2020. (Burhaan Kinu/HT PHOTO)
2/16Maruti Suzuki's IGNIS car on display during Auto Expo motor show in Greater Noida on Wednesday. Maruti Suzuki India CEO said that the company will launch its first electronic vehicle in India in 2020. (Burhaan Kinu/HT PHOTO)
Maruti Suzuki Concept Future S showcased during its global premiere at the Auto Expo 2018. Maruti said the concept car will redefine compact vehicle design in India. (Burhaan Kinu / HT Photo)
3/16Maruti Suzuki Concept Future S showcased during its global premiere at the Auto Expo 2018. Maruti said the concept car will redefine compact vehicle design in India. (Burhaan Kinu / HT Photo)
Renault MD and country CEO Sumit Sawhney, announced that the Kwid has been among the top 10 selling cars in India since its launch. Renault unveiled its Trezor Indian Premiere concept car at the Auto Expo. The manufacturer also said it awaits governmental clarification on the subject of electric vehicles in India. (Burhaan Kinu / HT Photo)
4/16Renault MD and country CEO Sumit Sawhney, announced that the Kwid has been among the top 10 selling cars in India since its launch. Renault unveiled its Trezor Indian Premiere concept car at the Auto Expo. The manufacturer also said it awaits governmental clarification on the subject of electric vehicles in India. (Burhaan Kinu / HT Photo)
A model poses with the Honda Africa Twin motorcycle during the Auto Expo 2018. (Sajjad Hussain / AFP)
5/16A model poses with the Honda Africa Twin motorcycle during the Auto Expo 2018. (Sajjad Hussain / AFP)
Mercedes talks about commitment to electric vehicles and their scope in India. It unveiled its Concept EQ, luxury car Mercedes-Benz Maybach S650 and the new E-Class All-Terrain. (Burhaan Kinu / HT Photo)
6/16Mercedes talks about commitment to electric vehicles and their scope in India. It unveiled its Concept EQ, luxury car Mercedes-Benz Maybach S650 and the new E-Class All-Terrain. (Burhaan Kinu / HT Photo)
Tata Motors unveiled the H5X concept at the Auto Expo 2018. It was the global premiere of the Tata Motors 45X. (Burhaan Kinu / HT Photo)
7/16Tata Motors unveiled the H5X concept at the Auto Expo 2018. It was the global premiere of the Tata Motors 45X. (Burhaan Kinu / HT Photo)
Honda 2Wheelers unveiled the new Activa 5G with a full-LED headlamp and a new look. It also unveiled the 160cc motorcycle X-Blade. (Burhaan Kinu / HT Photo)
8/16Honda 2Wheelers unveiled the new Activa 5G with a full-LED headlamp and a new look. It also unveiled the 160cc motorcycle X-Blade. (Burhaan Kinu / HT Photo)
Renault India Pvt. Ltd also showcased the Zoe, a electric concept car ZOE e- Sport. Sawhney said “transformation towards electric vehicles (EVs) is inevitable in India”, while conceding that the company is “awaiting a government policy on research and development before taking a long-term strategic decision.” (Kamal Singh / PTI)
9/16Renault India Pvt. Ltd also showcased the Zoe, a electric concept car ZOE e- Sport. Sawhney said “transformation towards electric vehicles (EVs) is inevitable in India”, while conceding that the company is “awaiting a government policy on research and development before taking a long-term strategic decision.” (Kamal Singh / PTI)
Models showcase KIA Motors Corporation’s SP Concept car at the Auto Expo. The company introduced its global models announcing its entry into the Indian market. Kia will be launching vehicles tailored to the Indian market. (Burhaan Kinu / HT Photo)
10/16Models showcase KIA Motors Corporation’s SP Concept car at the Auto Expo. The company introduced its global models announcing its entry into the Indian market. Kia will be launching vehicles tailored to the Indian market. (Burhaan Kinu / HT Photo)
A model poses with Indian automobile manufacturer Aftek Motors’ motorcycle Knight Rider 170CC. Aftek Motors’ is one of the 12 electric vehicle startups participating in Auto Expo 2018. (Altaf Qadri / AP)
11/16A model poses with Indian automobile manufacturer Aftek Motors’ motorcycle Knight Rider 170CC. Aftek Motors’ is one of the 12 electric vehicle startups participating in Auto Expo 2018. (Altaf Qadri / AP)
A model poses next to a Honda Sports EV Concept car at the automaker’s booth. The company said it is committed to the Indian market and has plans of launching six new models in the coming three years. (Burhaan Kinu / HT Photo)
12/16A model poses next to a Honda Sports EV Concept car at the automaker’s booth. The company said it is committed to the Indian market and has plans of launching six new models in the coming three years. (Burhaan Kinu / HT Photo)
Honda Motor Company President and Representative Director Takahiro Hachigo (L) and President and CEO, Honda Cars India Ltd., Yoichiro Ueno unveil the new Amaze at the Auto Expo. Along with this, Honda also unveiled the 5th generation CR-V and 10th generation Civic. (Vijay Verma / PTI)
13/16Honda Motor Company President and Representative Director Takahiro Hachigo (L) and President and CEO, Honda Cars India Ltd., Yoichiro Ueno unveil the new Amaze at the Auto Expo. Along with this, Honda also unveiled the 5th generation CR-V and 10th generation Civic. (Vijay Verma / PTI)
Apart from introducing two new scooters -- the Maestro Edge 125 and Duet 125 -- Hero has also unveiled the XPulse 200. (Burhaan Kinu / HT Photo)
14/16Apart from introducing two new scooters -- the Maestro Edge 125 and Duet 125 -- Hero has also unveiled the XPulse 200. (Burhaan Kinu / HT Photo)
Hyundai MD and CEO YK Koo (2R), along with company officials, showcases a premium compact hatchback Elite i20 at Auto Expo 2018. The car will come with a three-year/1,00,000km warranty and a three-year roadside assistance. (Kamal Singh / PTI)
15/16Hyundai MD and CEO YK Koo (2R), along with company officials, showcases a premium compact hatchback Elite i20 at Auto Expo 2018. The car will come with a three-year/1,00,000km warranty and a three-year roadside assistance. (Kamal Singh / PTI)
Hero Electric AXLHE - 20 is displayed in the Auto Expo 2018. (Altaf Qadri / AP)
16/16Hero Electric AXLHE - 20 is displayed in the Auto Expo 2018. (Altaf Qadri / AP)
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