The Delhi Auto Expo is a biennial automotive show that is held in Delhi-NCR region since its inception in 1986. The Expo was held at Pragati Maidan, Delhi till the 2012 edition, while the later editions have been held at India Expo Mart, Greater Noida. The 14th edition - Auto Expo 2018 – is scheduled from 9-14 February, 2018 and will be held at India Expo Mart. The Auto Expo is jointly organized by Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers (SIAM), Automotive Component Manufacturers Association (ACMA) and Confederation of Indian Industry (CII).
The Auto Expo is the largest motor show in Asia and the second largest motor show in the world. Apart from the motor show, the Components Expo 2018 will be held at Pragati Maidan, New Delhi from 8-11 February, 2018.
This year, the showstopper at the 2018 Auto Expo will be from Kia Motors, as the Korean carmaker is making its India debut at the Expo. Other prominent exhibitors include Maruti Suzuki, Tata Motors, Hyundai Car India, TVS Motor Company, Yamaha India, Honda Cars India, Hero MotoCorp, Honda Two-wheelers and the likes. That said, quite a few car and motorcycle manufacturers will give the Expo a miss. This will include Bajaj Auto, KTM India, Royal Enfield and the biggest of the lot - Volkswagen Group, which includes marquee players like Audi, Volkswagen, Skoda, and Ducati.