2019 Gevena Motor Show will take place from March 7, 2019 to March 17, 2019, preserving the 5th and 6th of March to be the media days. Several India-spec cars will be showcased in this event.
The 2019 Geneva Motor Show is ready to commence and auto manufacturers worldwide are preparing for the debut of their newest products in the event. Some of the vehicles are in the production phase whereas others are only concept models. Let’s discover some India-bound cars which are going to be debuted at Geneva.
The home-grown automaker is ready to reveal its premium hatchback, the Altros. Being one of the most remarkable debuts in Gevena, this vehicle, once launched in the mid of 2019, will directly rival the Baleno.
The long-awaited Tata Altroz premium hatchback will be debuted at Gevena
Earlier, some images of the Skoda Kamiq have been revealed but its official debut is projected for the 2019 Gevena Motor Show. Anticipated to be launched in Europe in 2019, the Hyundai rival will be debuted in India at the 2020 Auto Expo in February.
After some of its images have been revealed, the Skoda Kamiq will be officially showcased at Gevena this month
The seven-seat version of the Tata Harrier, codenamed as Tata H7X is expected to be another noteworthy debut from the domestic automaker at Geneva. The five-seat Tata Harrier with an aggressive price has tempted the Indian automakers to expect a lot from the seven-seat version. The long-awaited vehicle will enter the Indian auto market by the end of this year.
The Indian SUV enthusiasts has been long waiting for the Tata H7X
The Korean auto manufacturer has already unveiled images of the Korando. This March, the production model of the mid-size SUV, which is based on the SIV-2 concept, will be debuted at the Gevena Motor Show. This revelation is important to us since the Korando will be rebadged as the second-gen Mahindra XUV500 and come to India by next year.
The SsangYong Korando will be rebadged as the new-gen Mahindra SUV500 when it comes to India next year
Mercedes-Benz GLC Facelift
The Mercedes-Benz GLC has received a facelift and is expected to be debuted at the Gevena Motor Show. The aesthetic tweaks on the exterior have given the GLC a fresher look. Besides, alterations have also been done to its interior features and its powertrain with a new set of engines.
The next-gen Mercedes-Benz GLC facelift will not only receive alterations in terms of features but also the engines
Jeep Compass S/Night Eagle Edition
A new variant of the Jeep Compass, known as the Jeep Compass S/ Night Eagle Edition will be introduced at the Gevena. It features a two-tone paint scheme with a pearl white body and a black roof. It rides on a new set of 19-inch low gloss granite crystal rims. The Compass S will sport black accents and an impressive feature list. Its European launch is scheduled to take place later this year. Nevertheless, the American auto manufacturer has not confirmed the launch of the vehicle in India.
The Jeep Compass S will feature a stylish exterior design with two contrasting coulour themes
Volvo has claimed that in the future, it is going to focus on electric vehicles. Expected to be the pioneer in this shift, the Polestar will be showcased at Gevena. Once launched, it will take on the likes with the Tesla Model 3 in India.
The Polestar 2 will lead Audi's shift to electric vehicles in the coming time
Mitsubishi Engelberg Tourer Concept
With the name taking the inspiration from an alpine town in central Switzerland, the Mitsubishi Engelberg Tourer is an electric SUV which will be officially debuted as a concept model at Gevena Although the Japanese automaker has not revealed much details about the vehicle, we are quite sure that it is the fourth-gen Outlander, which is expected to replace the third-gen model which is currently on sale in India.
The Mitsubishi Engelberg Tourer concept has its name inspired by a town in central Switzerland and it will be the fourth-gen Outlander
Q4 E-Tron Concept
The Audi Q4 e-tron will make its public debut as a concept model at Gevena. It will give us an idea of the next phase of Audi’s mobility to electric vehicles. The Q4 e-tron EVs will start to be mass produced by the end of next year.
The Audi Q4 e-tron concept will help us understand more about Audi's shift to EVs
2 Tata Concepts
In addition to the Altroz and H7X, Tata will also debut two other autos at the Gevena Motor Show, both of which are likely to be concept models. Not much information has been revealed about these vehicles, but one of them is expected to be an EV.
Above is a list of the vehicles which are expected to be launched in India but before their launch, they will be debuted at the 2019 Gevena Motor Show. What do you think about these vehicles and their prospects in India? Feel free to share with us in the comment section below.