New Delhi | Jagran Auto Desk: Asia's biggest automobile exhibition 'Auto Expo' takes place every two years, since 1998. This year, the Auto Expo 2020 will start from February 7 till February 12 at the India Expo Mart, Knowledge Park 2 in Greater Noida.  

The Auto Expo 2020 is expected to feature a number of launches and unveilings including Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza facelift and Maruti Suzuki Futuro-E concept. Tata Motors is also expected to bring forth its new offerings such as the Tata Gravitas and also the EV version of its latest hatchback Altroz.

Here's everything you need to know about the Auto Expo 2020

History of Auto Expo

The first Auto Expo exhibition was held in January 1986. The event was organised by the Automotive Component Manufacturers Association (ACMA), Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) and the Society of Indian Manufacturers (SIAM). By the time the event completed 12 years in 1998, Auto Expo started happening every two years. Since then, the mega automobile exhibition was held after every two years.

Theme of Auto Expo 2020

This year, the Auto Expo is based on the theme of 'Explore the World of Mobility'. The theme aims at highlighting the auto industry’s vision towards a safer, cleaner, connected, bespoke and shared mobility for tomorrow. Auto Expo 2020 will also focus on cars manufactured as per the BS6 upgrade. EVs will also be a top draw.

 

Date and Venue of Auto Expo 2020

The Auto Expo 2020 will take place at India Expo Mart, Knowledge Park 2, in Greater Noida, UP. The upcoming event will take place from February 7 to February 12. It'll be open for the general public from February 8 to February 12 from 11:00 am to 08:00 pm.

Ticket fee of Auto Expo 2020

For the entry in Auto Expo 2020 on February 7, the entry fee is kept at Rs 750 as it is open only for business visitors. The entry fee from February 8-12 is Rs 350 to Rs 475 and it's open for the general public. The tickets can be purchased from the official website of Auto Expo or Book my Show, which also offers a discount of Rs 75 on all home delivery transactions provided the number of tickets is three or above.

Timings for Auto Expo 2020

On February 7, the Auto Expo will be open from 11:00 am to 07:00 pm. While, from February 8 to February 12, the Auto Expo will remain open for the general public from 11:00 am to 08:00 pm.

Auto Expo 2020 exhibitors

 

The auto companies attending the Auto Expo 2020 include Tata Motors, Vespa, Hyundai, Hero electric, Kia, Mahindra, Maruti Suzuki, Mercedes Benz, MG Motors, Renault, Skoda, SML Isuzu and Volkswagen. Other exhibitors include companies like Droom, Facebook, Jio, JK Tyre, Pirelli, Ralco Tyres. The Automotive Research Association of India (ARAI) is also one of the exhibitors at the Auto Expo 2020.

Posted By: Talib Khan