Auto Expo 2018 Live updates - Day 1: BMW cars and bikes, Mahindra Stinger, Atom and UDO, Toyota Yaris sedan

Team OD Updated: February 12, 2018, 11:38 AM IST

Auto Expo 2018 is one of the most important automobile events in the world, and the most important auto show in India. Car and motorcycle manufacturers from around the world and also from India are bringing their upcoming production models and concepts at the Delhi Motor Show. In addition, there will be other brands representing accessories as well.

NOW: Follow the Live Updates from Day 2 (Feb 8th) of Auto Expo 2018 here.

Featured below are all the updates from Day 1 of Auto Expo 2018 - Delhi Motor Show.

  • BMW says this year will see an unparalleled product offering - BMW India, Mini and BMW Motorrad
  • Maruti Suzuki e-Survivor concept showcased
  • Mahindra will bring the G4 Rexton to India, branded as a Mahindra product. Unveils the Stinger, Atom and UDO
  • Toyota unveils its all-new Yaris sedan
  • Mercedes-Benz showcases the Maybach S650, E-Class All-Terrain and the Concept EQ
  • Tata Motors showcases the H5X and 45X. H5X gets Impact design 2.0 language, Omega arc platform- Derived from JLR platform
  • TVS is showcasing three new concepts- TVS Zeppelin, TVS Apache Ethanol, TVS Creon and Electric scooter
  • Kawasaki showcases the fully loaded version of its recently launched Vulcan S with panniers and a front screen
  • Yamaha to showcase global concept, the Motoroid concept; R15 V3 will be launched later this year
  • Honda is launching the XBlade - mechanically identical to Hornet. Reveals the new Honda Activa 5G, Honda CBR250H
  • Hero Motocorp focusing on Scooters -- unveiling the Hero Duet 125 and the Hero Maestro Edge 125. Big reveal: the Hero XPulse 200!
  • Piaggio showcases Vespa Elettrica - the electric Vespa.
  • Suzuki reveals their new lineup.. the new Burgman Street scooter, GSX S750 and Suzuki Intruder with the fuel injected 150cc motor from the Gixxer.
  • Take a look at the new 2018 Hyundai Elite i20
  • Renault Trezzor Concept car
  • Maruti Suzuki showcases it Concept Future-S car

Also see:

Overdrive's quick guide for Auto Expo 2018 visitors.

Auto Expo 2018 Live Updates: Day 2

Auto Expo 2018 Live Updates: Day 3

Live Updates
Feb 07, 07:02 PM (IST)

LIVE from the BMW stall at Auto Expo 2018-

Feb 07, 06:47 PM (IST)

The BMW 6Series GT!

<p>The BMW 6Series GT!</p>
Feb 07, 06:45 PM (IST)

The BMW 6 Series GT launched at Rs. 58.9 lakh

Feb 07, 06:41 PM (IST)

Gesture control and BMW display key among features.

Feb 07, 06:40 PM (IST)

The BMW 6 GT is next! First ever six series GT by BMW. Features space and long distance capabilities. First petrol BMW meets BS-VI

Feb 07, 06:38 PM (IST)

The BMW M5 launched at Rs 1.43 crore. Bookings begin tomorrow!

Feb 07, 06:36 PM (IST)

BMW M5 unveiled

<p>BMW M5 unveiled</p>
Feb 07, 06:35 PM (IST)

It gets X drive all wheel drive. All new M specific all-wheel drive. Can switch to 2WD or rear wheel drive. 600ps, 750Nm, 0-100 in 3.4s, Carbon fiber roof.

Feb 07, 06:35 PM (IST)

1984 was when first gen M5 launched

Feb 07, 06:34 PM (IST)

BMW M5 unveiled!

Feb 07, 06:32 PM (IST)

Improved driving dynamics and steering feel in the BMW X3. It will be launched later this year.

Feb 07, 06:32 PM (IST)

The new BMW X3 unveiled!

<p>The new BMW X3 unveiled!</p>
Feb 07, 06:28 PM (IST)

BMW i8 Roadster unveiled! Open top two-seater, plug-in hybrid sports car, election motor 143, 250Nm- 143ps, 321nm from petrol motor, peak output 374Ps, 0-100 in 4.6, 2.1l per 100km. It will debut later this year

<p>BMW i8 Roadster unveiled!&nbsp;Open top two-seater, plug-in hybrid sports car, election motor 143,&nbsp;250Nm-&nbsp;143ps,&nbsp;321nm from petrol motor, peak output 374Ps, 0-100 in 4.6, 2.1l per 100km. It will debut later this year</p>
Feb 07, 06:25 PM (IST)

BMW i3S is the first step towards complete electric mobility

Feb 07, 06:25 PM (IST)

The BMW i3!

<p>The BMW i3!</p>
Feb 07, 06:24 PM (IST)

BMW i3S is the sporty interpretation of the BMW i3. i3S gets 184hp electro motor. 200km+ driving range.

Feb 07, 06:23 PM (IST)

Back to BMW cars, the BMW i3 is the best selling premium electric car

Feb 07, 06:19 PM (IST)

BMW F750GS - 77PS, BMW F850 - 95PS
Pricing for the BMW F750GS: 12.2 lakh, ex-showroom 
Pricing for the BMW F850GS: 13.7 lakh, ex-showroom

Bookings open today!

Feb 07, 06:16 PM (IST)

BMW F750 and F850 GS showcased

<p>BMW F750 and F850 GS showcased</p>
Feb 07, 06:16 PM (IST)

BMW F750 and F850 GS showcased

<p>BMW F750 and F850 GS showcased</p>
Feb 07, 06:14 PM (IST)

The BMW F750GS and F850GS are both middleweight adventure tourers powered by the same 853cc parallel-twin engines though outputs are higher in the 850GS.

Feb 07, 06:12 PM (IST)

BMW F750GS and F850GS will be launched right now

Feb 07, 06:11 PM (IST)

BMW Motorrad has 15 different motorcycles on offer in India

Feb 07, 06:09 PM (IST)

Back to BMW Motorrad, BMW G310 R and G310 GS to launch in second half of 2018, around the festive season

Feb 07, 06:08 PM (IST)

Three variants will be on offer- Mini Cooper Countryman S, Mini Countryman JCW and Mini Countryman D. Countryman S uses 2.0-litre turbocharged petrol engine - 192PS and 200Nm

Feb 07, 06:07 PM (IST)

The Mini Countryman showcased

<p>The Mini Countryman showcased</p>
Feb 07, 06:06 PM (IST)

India among top future markets for BMW Motorrad

Feb 07, 06:06 PM (IST)

BMW worldwide sales aimed at 200 thousand

Feb 07, 06:05 PM (IST)

In 2017 BMW Motorrad sold more scooters and motorcycles than ever before

Feb 07, 05:55 PM (IST)

Watch the live stream from the BMW stall below- 

Feb 07, 05:53 PM (IST)

All-new Mini Countryman to be locally built. Assembled at BMW India’s Chennai plant alongside BMW cars and SUVs.

Feb 07, 05:52 PM (IST)

BMW Motorrad delivered 252 motorcycles since launch

Feb 07, 05:51 PM (IST)

BMW says this year will see an unparalleled product offering - BMW India, Mini and BMW Motorrad

Feb 07, 05:50 PM (IST)

We are now at the BMW stall! 

Feb 07, 05:48 PM (IST)

Walking around the Honda 2 wheelers stall at Auto Expo 2018 with Shumi!

Feb 07, 05:35 PM (IST)

Here's a closer look at the Maruti Suzuki e-Survivor LIVE-

Feb 07, 05:34 PM (IST)

The Maruti Suzuki e-Survivor!

<p>The&nbsp;Maruti&nbsp;Suzuki e-Survivor!</p>
Feb 07, 05:34 PM (IST)

The Maruti Suzuki e-Survivor!

<p>The Maruti Suzuki e-Survivor!</p>
Feb 07, 05:30 PM (IST)

The Maruti Suzuki e-Survivor!

<p>The Maruti Suzuki e-Survivor!</p>
Feb 07, 05:23 PM (IST)

Maruti Suzuki says millions of IC vehicles will be sold before EV market matures

Feb 07, 05:21 PM (IST)

Maruti Suzuki will offer Suzuki Connect in future models

Feb 07, 05:20 PM (IST)

Maruti Suzuki is studying enablers to improve acceptance of EV

Feb 07, 05:19 PM (IST)

Maruti Suzuki says India needs large scale vehicle charging infrastructure

Feb 07, 05:17 PM (IST)

Maruti Suzuki to launch first electric car in 2020

Feb 07, 05:07 PM (IST)

It also has a navigation system and a monitor to display information from online sources. Overall length x width x height is 3,460mmx1645mmx1655mm

Feb 07, 05:07 PM (IST)

The interior is futuristic as well, featuring a spherical monitor that displays vehicle status as well as road conditions.

Feb 07, 05:01 PM (IST)

Maruti Suzuki says that the electric motors allow on the spot turning, lending improved manoeuvrability. The e-Survivor also gets autonomous driving capabilities. The driver can switch into manual mode at the touch of a button.

Feb 07, 05:00 PM (IST)

The e-Survivor showcases the future, electric mobility solutions. It encompasses Suzuki's intent for future mobility (Four wheel drive, autonomous, connected and electric). Has a ladder frame chassis. It has four electric motors on each wheel that are independent of each other.

Feb 07, 04:59 PM (IST)

Maruti Suzuki E survivor concept showcased

<p>Maruti Suzuki E survivor concept showcased</p>