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Maruti Suzuki’s Jimny, Kia Sonet idea and Tata Sierra SUV ended up some of the

Maruti Suzuki's Jimny, Kia Sonet concept and Tata Sierra SUV were some of the major crowd-pullers at the event.
Maruti Suzuki’s Jimny, Kia Sonet idea and Tata Sierra SUV ended up some of the important crowd-pullers at the event.

By Shalini Priya

New Delhi: The 15th edition of the biennial motor clearly show, Automobile Expo 2020 recorded the highest turnout of visitors. Regardless of lacking out on mega launches and lukewarm participation by many OEMs, and absentees like Honda, Toyota, Fiat-Chrysler, Ford, Nissan, Audi, HeroMotoCorp, TVS Motors, Bajaj Automobile and Royal Enfield the car clearly show was equipped to catch people’s notice with futuristic principles and cleaner vehicles.

This was the highest footfall at the Motor Show held in Higher Noida, a testimonial of customer’s aspiration and passion for the auto sector.Rajan Wadhera, President, SIAM

As per the knowledge released by the Modern society of Indian Car Companies, a complete of 608,526 folks frequented the clearly show in between February 5 and twelve indicating the coronavirus threat and the sector-extensive slowdown was not equipped to hamper the spirit of motorheads.

Commenting on the turnout, Rajan Wadhera, President, SIAM said, “This was the highest footfall at the Motor Show held in Higher Noida, a testimonial of customer’s aspiration and passion for the auto sector.”

This year electrified mobility, principles and clever know-how together with SUVs took center stage. Maruti Suzuki’s Jimny, Kia Sonet idea and Tata Sierra SUV ended up some of the important crowd-pullers at the event. Hyundai Creta SUV slated to launch in March was also a clearly show stopper.

Reflecting on the event, Wadhera included that car reveals globally have advanced and remodeled from staying mere static displays to supplying a exclusive and enriching expertise for every single phase. “The clearly show will enable to revive shopper sentiment which is crucial for the car sector as we go in advance with new mobility methods.”
Auto Expo 2020 caught visitor's fancy despite missing out on mega brands and launches
This edition of the Automobile Expo witnessed around 352 product displays from 108 exhibitors, together with eight worldwide premiers, around seventy five launches and unveils together with 35 electrical vehicles and fifteen principles, SIAM said in a assertion.

In conditions of star attraction also, the glamour quotient was not matching up with only a couple celebrities together with Shah Rukh Khan, Huma Qureshi, Gul Panag, Narain Karthikeyan, Daler Mehndi, amid many others in attendance.

The absence of huge players like Hero MotoCorp, Honda Bikes, TVS Motors, Royal Enfield, aside from BMW, Toyota Kirloskar Motors, Honda Automobiles, Ford and Fiat was filled by the new entrants like Chinese. Numerous of the Chinese automakers and electrical motor vehicle startups by and massive stole the clearly show at the or else lower-critical affair. Great Wall Motors showcased its SUV lineup whilst MG Motor also unveiled its three long run launches at the Automobile Expo.