Wednesday, November 27, 2013
By Kamal Swami
The expected attractions of Indian Auto Expo 2014
With still almost two months left in the organization of Indian Auto Expo 2014 everyone has started making preparations to make this event an unforgettable event and make it more successful than any other Auto Expo being organized in every corner of world. For this where at one side organizers have started making preparations from their side on the other side all renowned auto manufacturing companies have also started placing their new products under curtain to protect them from the eyes of spies. It would be interested to know that where both these segments i.e., organizers and expected participants are busy in making their preparations, there is one more group especially the car enthusiasts who have started predicting the upcoming vehicles during the show. According to them following cars may be unveiled during the show.
Audi A3: It is one of the most highly awaited cars from German luxurious car maker Audi. The chances of unveiling this compact premium sedan during Auto Expo gets more strengthen from the reports which reveal that it has spied tested on Indian roads at several occasions. It will be launched in both petrol and diesel variants offering two engine options 1.4 litre TFSI and 1.8 litre TFSI petrol engine and 1.8 litre and 2.9 litre diesel engine.
Mercedes Benz S Class: Like Audi, another German luxurious car maker Mercedes Benz is also set to unveil the new Mercedes Benz S Class 2014 during the upcoming Auto Expo in India next year. With new S Class Mercedes Benz in Indian market the auto maker speculates to re-establish the market of this premium saloon in Indian car market which despite of blessed with various superior and luxurious features failed to attract buyers towards itself.
BMW X5: This is considered as generation next car and succeeded in attracting audiences during Frankfurt Motor Show held couple of weeks ago. At present also it is being sold in various international markets. The major features mounted in this product includes tall upright stance, LED integrated headlamps, broader kidney grilles followed by chrome garnishing, new tailgate, tall upright stance and many more.
Mercedes Benz CLA: With an objective of strengthening its position in Indian car market of luxurious cars, the German car is going to introduce a complete fleet of luxury cars in market under CLA and GLA series. After launch of A and B Class saloon cars in Indian market, company is speculating to unveil CLA sedan in Indian car market during upcoming auto expo.
BMW 3 Series GT: This will company’s one of the biggest luxurious cars launched in Indian car market which will make its debut during the Auto Expo 2014. To retain control on the cost of production it is reported to be locally manufactured at its production plant located at Chennai. It will be also launched in both petrol and diesel variants with petrol variant equipped with 2.0 litre engine developing the power of 306 bhp whereas diesel variant will be powered with 2.0 litre diesel engine that will churn the power of 184 bhp.
It would be important to mention here that all these speculation the actual picture will be clear only after curtain of Indian Auto Expo 2014 will be unfold.