2016 is just around and the Indian ato receive several new car models at the upcoming 13th edition of the Indian Auto Expo that will be taking place from 5th to 9th February. The 2016 Auto Expo will be a gala affair not only for all the car majors in the country, but also the auto buffs.
Here are some of the highly awaited car models that will be displayed at the 2016 Indian Auto Expo:
Maruti XA Alpha
The highly awaited Maruti Suzuki XA Alpha compact SUV will be the Indian car market leader’s trump card in the highly popular Indian compact SUV market. The Maruti Suzuki Based XA Alpha is based on the existing Swift platform and upon launch it is expected to be tagged in the range of Rs 6 to 9 lakhs.
New-gen Toyota Innova
The all new Toyota Innova is a much anticipated launch in India. With massive updates, the new stylish Innova is all set to reinforce its dominance over the Indian MPV segment. Post the unveiling at the Expo, the new Innova is expected to launch soon in the market.
Honda Cars India is going to join the Indian compact SUV bandwagon with the introduction of its new BR-V. The Honda BRV will be a highly stylish and capable compact SUV model to enthrall the Indian SUV enthusiasts.
Tata Motors has recently unveiled its brand new Zica hatchback. The Indica replacement has already created a buzz for its fresh and smart design and modern appeal. The new Tata Zica will be offered for sale in both petrol and diesel versions and will fight with its many market rivals including the Maruti Suzuki Celerio, Chevrolet Beat and the Hyundai i10.
Mahindra & Mahindra has already unveiled and started the bookings of its new KUV100 micro-SUV. Though it will launch ahead of the Expo, in January, it will be displayed at Mahindra’s stall in the event to be admired by the onlookers. The KUV100 will mark the company’s petrol SUV market venture.
Toyota will enter the Indian C-segment with the Vios premium sedan. Post its Indian launch it will be pitched against the likes of the Honda City, Maruti Ciaz and the lot.
Volkswagen Polo Stuffe/Bora
This compact sedan model is based on the Volkswagen Polo hatchback and is expected to grab eyeballs at the upcoming 2016 Auto Expo. The sedan is expected to have a starting price of around Rs. 6 lakhs.
Skoda Superb 2016
The new Superb with its aggressive styling will grab attention at the auto event and replace the current version. The new model draws inspiration from the new Octavia, anion from the new Octavia, and is more luxurious.
The much awaited Jeep Wrangler SUV will be introduced to India at the event. The sporty and aggressively styled Wrangler SUV from the iconic brand will get thronged by visitors.
Some premium car models to look out for at the 2016 Indian Auto Expo include Mercedes Benz GLC, BMW 7 series, 2016 Audi A4 and Jaguar XE among others.