Thrilled for the upcoming 2018 Auto Expo? Read on to know what all is expected from the Indian automaker – Maruti Suzuki!
The 2018 Auto Expo is just a few days ahead, and the Indian automobile market has already started the celebrations. This event is one of the biggest platforms for automobile manufacturers, where they can launch, unveil or introduce their upcoming offerings. Starting from the leading Indian carmakers like Maruti Suzuki, Tata Motors to international brands like Mercedes-Benz and BMW are looking forwards towards this event.
We have been reading a lot of news reports and blogs regarding the upcoming launches and unveilings expected at the upcoming 14th Edition of Auto Expo. With every new report, the automobile fans get a new treat! Adding to the fun, here we bring a list of cars which we expect from Maruti Suzuki at the upcoming 2018 Auto Expo.
Maruti Suzuki will display over 18 car models at the 2018 Auto Expo, which is a record for showcasing the largest vehicle display by any company. Maruti Suzuki’s area will spread across 4200 square meters of floor space. Let’s have a look at some of these vehicles.
Maruti Suzuki Swift 2018
The all-new Maruti Swift 2018 is ‘the most awaited car of 2018’ in the Indian market. The new-gen Swift 2018 will be based on the innovative HEARTECT platform, which makes it one of the best hatchbacks available in the market today. The 2018 Swift is a major upgrade to the outgoing variant in terms of exterior design, looks, interior design, finish quality and features. It gets the new single-frame front-grille placed between bug-like projector headlamps, LED DRLs, LED tail-lights, sporty allow wheels, re-designed front & rear bumpers, floating-style roof design with blackened B-pillar. According to Autoportal.com, it will be powered by the same trusted 1.2L petrol and 1.3L diesel engine.
Maruti Suzuki e-Survivor
The next car on the list is the Maruti Suzuki e-Survivor, which is inspired from the 4WD SUVs the company produced earlier like the Gypsy, Jimmy and Grand Vitara. As the name suggests, the e-Survivor is an electric vehicle. The company officials have also confirmed that the first EV by Maruti Suzuki will go on sale sometime in 2020. The Maruti Suzuki e-Survivor is based on n Suzuki’s F.A.C.E. philosophy (Four-Wheel Drive, Autonomous, Connected & Electric), and will surely attract a lot of crowd at the upcoming Auto Expo 2018.
Compact Concept Future-S
The next big announcement by Maruti Suzuki is going to be the unveiling of the new design philosophy for its compact cars named as Concept Future-S. There has been a lot of buzz around regarding Maruti Suzuki’s futuristic design philosophy that will include distinctive body sculpting, new body patterns and new colors as well. it will be interesting to see how this concept is going to attract mass in the upcoming Auto Expo.
Maruti Suzuki Solio
Maruti Suzuki may introduce a new product in the MPV segment with its Solio. But this one will be featuring the new Suzuki hybrid system that currently powers the Solio mini-MPV and the all-new Swift in the Japanese market. This innovative system is capable of pure electric propulsion, and the company will use it for developing new EVs for the Indian market.
New Upgrades & Concepts
Lastly, we believe Maruti Suzuki is going to showcase various upgrades and future concepts based on their existing line-up. The Maruti Suzuki Alto, WagonR, Celerio, Ertiga, Baleno, Vitara Brezza and others need an update in the year 2018 to ensure their success in the Indian market. Out of these cars, we are eagerly waiting for the new generation Maruti Suzuki Alto. It will be interesting to see how Maruti Suzuki is going to steal the show.
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