Auto Expo 2023 Live Updates: Greaves Cotton unveils new 2-wheeler, 3-wheeler EVs-Leading diversified engineering company Greaves Cotton unveiled its new, Made in India product offerings across two-wheelers and three-wheelers including the game changing e2w – Ampere Primus.-In addition to the Primus, the company unveiled 5 additional new product concepts to meet consumer needs across segments and price points.
Auto Expo 2023 Live Updates: Key Highlights
-India’s Motown jamboree back after 3-year hiatus due to COVID.
-75 launches and unveils at the Auto Expo and 48 OEMs are participating
-Maruti Suzuki unveiled its concept SUV ‘EVX’; to hit markets in 2025
-Maruti Suzuki to invest Rs 10,000 crore in India in EV and battery production
-MG Motors unveiled Next Gen SUV-Hector series
-MG Next Gen Hector series starting at Rs 14 lakh, Hector-7seater priced at Rs 22.42 lakhs
-JBM Auto launched India’s first indigenously manufactured electric luxury bus ‘JBM Galaxy’
Auto Expo 2023 Live Updates: JBM Galaxy: Top Safety Features
-Side-impact and rollover safety testing for the highest safety standards
-EBS and ABS coupled disc bakes for road control and stability
-High temperature cut-off for battery and FDSS
-Panic buttons, emergency exit door and roof hatch for uncompromised safety
-Larger glass panels ensuring no-blind zones for safer driving
-Surveillance cameras & VTS for supervising and managing buses
Auto Expo 2023 Live Updates: JBM Galaxy-Top Features at a glance
-JBM Galaxy coaches have been designed keeping in mind luxury, including ccomfort, safety and performance.The 12-metre, high-floor coaches are equipped with the latest infotainment systems, modern utilities like wifi, mobile charging ports, comfortable reclining seats, saloon lighting and best in class safety features.
-With a seating capacity of 45 passengers, the new coaches are powered by high energy density advanced chemistry lithium-ion batteries offering a range of upto 1000 kms per day. The bus is equipped with high voltage lithium NMC battery with thermal management system
Auto Expo 2023 Live Updates: JBM Auto showcased 3 new products in its electric bus series that cater to diverse platforms like city, staff and school segments.
Auto Expo 2023 Live Updates: JBM Auto launches India’s first indigenously designed and manufactured electric luxury bus ‘JBM Galaxy’
-JBM Auto today launched India’s first completely designed and manufactured 100 percent electric luxury coach – JBM GALAXY. The luxury coach was unveiled by S.K. Arya, Chairman and Nishant Arya, Vice Chairman, JBM Group.
-JBM Auto is the flagship company of the $2.2 billion global Indian conglomerate, JBM Group.
-This launch of JBM’s luxury coach marks a historic shift for the coach industry so far dominated by foreign players and conforms to the government’s ‘Make in India’ initiative.
Auto Expo 2023 Live Updates: Passes and registration details
-While the exhibition centre will be accessible for valid ticket holders only, there could be some exceptions for kids under the age of five, disabled people (with an attendant), etc. The ticket price is Rs 350 per head and one can book them by logging on to https://in.bookmyshow.com/events/auto-expo-the-motor-show-2023/ET00343313
Auto Expo 2023 Live Updates: Next Gen Hector’s safety features-The Next-Gen Hector ahas key safety features such as 6 airbags, a 360-degree HD camera, Electronic Stability Program (ESP), Traction Control System (TCS), Hill Assist Control (HAC), all four-wheel disc brakes, a 3-point seat belt for all seats, electric parking brake (EPB), and front parking sensors. -The newly introduced Smart Auto Turn Indicators in Next Gen MG Hector also offer a hassle-free and safe driving experience. Based on the steering angle, the respective indicator light automatically gets ON/OFF.-This automatic signal will be useful when the driver fails to put on the indicator while entering the road from a parking space or during a U-turn.
Auto Expo 2023 Live Updates: MG Motor’s Next Gen Hector SUV has India’s largest HD portrait infotainment system
-The new SUV has India’s largest 35.56 cm (14-inch) HD portrait infotainment system along with a brand-new user interface.
-The technological innovation is also manifest in the first-in-segment Digital Bluetooth Key and Key Sharing capability. In case of an emergency or loss of a key, the Digital Key can be used to lock, unlock, start, and drive the vehicle.
-Using the Remote Lock / Unlock feature, the car can be unlocked from anywhere. With the key-sharing function, one can share an additional key with up to two people.
Auto Expo 2023 Live Updates: MG Motors’s Next Gen Hector Series: Key features
-The Next-Gen Hector has an 11 Autonomous Level 2 (ADAS) features that offer hassle-free driving comfort with enhanced safety.
-The interiors of the new SUV are available in a dual-tone argil brown and black theme with a wooden finish.
-The 6-seater SUV seats come with a captain configuration while the 7-seater vehicle is offered with bench seats.
-The intelligent Traffic Jam Assist (TJA) ensures minimal effort and maximum safety in a traffic jam situation by keeping the vehicle in the middle of the lane and maintaining a safe distance from the vehicle in front.
Auto Expo 2023 Live Updates: Unveils and launches to look out for today
-75 launches and unveils to be expected at the Auto Expo, with 48 participating OEMs. Around 5-6 electric vehicles will be unveiled on January 11.
-Several cars from manufacturers such as Maruti Suzuki, Hyundai Motors India, Tata Motors, Toyota Kirloskar Motor, Kia India, MG Motor India, will be unveiled or launched at the Auto Expo
Read full story here
Auto Expo 2023 Live Updates: The Hector was India’s first Internet SUV
-The Hector, India’s first Internet SUV, was introduced by MG Motor India in 2019 and has since set a new bar for SUVs in India by giving shape to its philosophy of connected, autonomous, shared, and electric mobility.