Frankfurt Auto Show 2011

 

Frankfurt Auto Show 2011

The Mercedes-Benz F125 concept car. As the spellbound audience illustrate, this Merc has taken very few stops on its journey from concept to form.

 

German Chancellor Angela Merkel climbs out of a Ford Evos concept car. For the Chancellor, climbing out of this beauty must have been a lot tougher than climbing in.

German Chancellor Angela Merkel climbs out of a Ford Evos concept car. For the Chancellor, climbing out of this beauty must have been a lot tougher than climbing in.

A Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG E-Cell car. Yes, sporty and wicked can be eco-friendly.

The design car Citroen Tubik. You want luxury, Citroen gives you the whole lounge.

The BMW i8 concept car. The design, the dynamics, the technology. BMW always stands apart in a crowd.

The new Audi A2. Embossed logo, subdued grille. A cerebral offering from Audi

Ferrari CEO Luca di Montezemolo presents the new Ferrari 458 Spider. Mr. Montezemolo will understand if the viewer fails to notice him immediately.

Ferrari CEO Luca di Montezemolo presents the new Ferrari 458 Spider. Mr. Montezemolo will understand if the viewer fails to notice him immediately.

Two models pose next to a Chevrolet Malibu. Distinctly tropical flavour. Remember the Cruze?

 

A Mansory sedan. Carmakers this year have decided winged doors will give them maximum lift at the Auto Show.

A Mansory sedan. Carmakers this year have decided winged doors will give them maximum lift at the Auto Show.

 

Opel’s new RAKE. Car, almost car? Call it what you want, but you know you want to take it out for a spin.

The new Fiat Panda is unveiled. It’s big and it’s friendly. Yes, it will let you cuddle it.

The Peugeot HX-1. Wear your best tux, shine your shoes and slick back your hair. This is serious automobile art.

A transparent car showing security components at the Auto Show. ABS and airbags are but the beginning.

The new Volkswagen VW up car Buggy version. Don’t let the merry exterior fool you. Under the hood is the ever-impressive German engineering.

Porsche CEO Matthias Mueller introduces a Porsche 911 Carrera S. Whether it embellishes familiar lines, or draws new ones, Porsche stays gorgeous.

CEO of Mercedes-Benz Dieter Zetsche kneels next to the SLS AMG roadster. Mercedes remains a class apart. Take a bow, Mr. Zetsche

 

Hyundai EON Launched starting Rs 2.69 Lakhs!

The Hyundai EON has been priced between Rs 2.69 lakhs to Rs 3.71 lakhs, offered in 6 diffrent variants as proposed by Hyundai motors.this is the launch of Hyundai’s most affordable car.

Hyundai eon has targeted the A – segment market including the Maruti Suzuki Alto and Chevrolet’s Spark cosidering EON as most economic and value for money.Equipped with 814cc three cylinder petrol engine in the Hyundai EON it is capable of developing 56 PS  power @ 5500 rpm with a maximum torque of 76.5 Nm @ 4000 rpm. As per ARAI certification, the Hyundai EON is expected to offer impressive leading mileage of more than 21.1 kms/ltr.

The top-end Sportz variant of Hyundai Eon is priced the highest @ Rs. 3.71 Lakhs.The top-end Sportz model comes with a  list of features such as metallic finish steering wheel, silver inserts in the centre console, driver’s side airbag, USB equipped stereo, fog lamps.

But, even in the higher up Magna variants features such as air tilt steering, front power windows, a rear parcel tray, gear shift indicators and central locking all come as standard.Hyundai EON looks worthy of contributing in a great way to the already rising sales figures of Hyundai, and is bound to unsettle it’s competition in the budget end of the market.

The Alto, with 3.47 lakh cars sold last fiscal year, accounted for around 16% of all cars sold in India and is the top selling car model on the planet, having edged Volkswagen’s Gol & Golf and Fiat’s Punto.

Prices of Hyundai Eon

– Hyundai Eon D-Lite – Rs 2,69,000.00
– Hyundai Eon D-Lite (O) – Rs 2,91,000.00

– Hyundai Eon Era – Rs 3,11,000.00

– Hyundai Eon Magna – Rs 3,36,000.00
– Hyundai Eon Magna (O) – Rs 3,46,000.00

– Hyundai Eon Sportz – Rs 3,71,000.00