The week gone by saw a lot of action in terms of new cars and bikes being launched across the country. Most of these launches were aimed at targeting the high-income buyer—the highlights include an ultra-luxury saloon, as well as some premium cruisers from an iconic bike-maker. Also, throw into this mix a much-anticipated made-in-India cruiser. So here’s the lowdown on all the new sets of wheels that are soon to hit the Indian roads, writes Shams Naqvi.
Auto Expo, India’s biggest show for cars and bikes was back this week with all the usual fanfare and lots of new offerings. More than 22 manufacturers showcased their strong product portfolios for the year ahead, leaving petrolheads in the audience spellbound. The focus this year is also on electric vehicles, hybrids and cars that run on fuel-cell technology—in other words, the big theme here is the future of mobility. Some highlights of the event. By Shams Naqvi.