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Thailand International Motor Expo 2014: Your Guide to All the Stands



Jaguar F Type


Car and motorcycle enthusiasts are flocking to Impact Arena once again for the annual Motor Expo.  Below is a complete guide to what you can find and where you can find it.


Subaru Outback


BMW         A16
The BMW M4 Coupe is powered by M TwinPower Turbo 6-cylinder 3.0-litre gasoline engine producing 431 bhp max power and 55.8 Kg-m peak torque connected to a 7-speed automatic transmission, accelerating the Coupe from 0 to 100 kph in 4.1 sec. See the M4 at BMW Booth.

The 2014 Chevrolet Captiva with new bumpers offers 2 choices of engine, between a 167hp 4-cylinder 2.4-litre gasoline engine and a 163hp 4-cylinder common rail 2.0-litre turbo diesel engine with 40.7Kg-m peak torque, mated to the new GF6 automatic transmission with DSC function (Drive Shift Control), either 2WD or AWD driving system, and 19-inch wheels.

The Citroen C5 sedan is a French luxury family car 4779mm long, 1860mm wide and 1458mm high, with split air-conditioning and large rear seats. It is powered by a 4-cylinder 2.0-litre direct injection turbo diesel engine producing 160 bhp max power @3750rpm and 34.7 Kg-m peak torque @2000rpm joined to a 6-speed automatic transmission.

DEVA    B08
The Deva Hercules is a RWD 4-wheel truck 5100mm long, 1760mm wide and 2200mm high with truck bed 3200mm long. It is powered by a 2.2-litre gasoline engine tuned to run on LPG and CNG producing max power of 112 PS @4,200–4,600 rpm and peak torque of 19.7 Kg-m @2,000-2,600 rpm, mated to a 5-speed manual gearbox, driving the truck a top speed of 120 kph.

The Dongfeng Plus is a compact pickup whose 3 hinged sides of the cargo bed can be fully dropped open. Cabin space is increased with 312mm long cab and 130degree reclining backrest. It is powered by a 63hp 1.1-litre engine mated to a manual 5-speed gearbox and tuned to run on both gasohol and LPG to the standards of Lovato factory in Italy. Also on display at Dongfeng Booth are Dongfeng Saver and Dongfeng V21 Champion.

FORD        A13
The new Ford Echo Sport is a compact crossover SUV with plenty of room. The rear seats can be folded 60:40, increasing luggage space to 705 litres. With 200 mm ground clearance, it can go over obstacles in urban or extra-urban driving and can wade water 550mm deep. Also economical, it is a vehicle for an urban lifestyle.  

FOTON    B13
The Foton Columbus is a 16-seat passenger van powered by Cummins 4-cylinder 16-valve turbo intercooler common rail 2.8-litre diesel engine producing 129 hp @3600 rpm and 28.6 Kg-m peak torque @ 1400-3000 rpm. It is luxurious with the newly designed console, automatic electric windows and central locking. The last row of seats can be folded to increase luggage space.

HONDA    A14
The new Honda CR-V is a luxury multi-purpose Crossover SUV. The front headlights have daytime LED running lights. The grille and bumpers, front and rear, are revised. The 4-cylinder 16-valve 2.4-litre gasoline engine has been developed under the Earth Dreams Technology. The CVT transmission is also new and Honda LaneWatch safety feature is added to let the driver see the blind area while changing lane.

The Hyundai Elantra Sport with projector headlamps has a more stylish profile. Its FLEX STEER enables the driver to select the desired steering effort with fingertip touch for Comfort, Normal or Sport. It is powered by a 4-cylinder 1.8-litre gasoline engine producing 150 hp max power @ 6500 rpm and 18.2 Kg-m peak torque @ 4700 rpm, mated to a 6-speed transmission. 

The Isuzu Mu-X is designed under the concept “Urbanized Lifestyle”, offering large projector headlights with European-style super daytime running lights for conspicuity and safety and an engine choice between the new Generation-3.5 136hp 2.5-litre and 177hp 3.0-litre, variable-geometry-turbo common rail diesel engine of Euro 5 standard connected to a 5-speed automatic transmission.

The Jaguar F-TYPE 2-seat Convertible Sports Car is available with a 340PS Supercharged V6 engine in the standard model, 380PS in the S model, and 495PS supercharged V8 engine with a peak torque of 63.7 Kg-m in the V8 S model which accelerates the car from 0-100 kph in 4.3 sec, reaching a top speed of 300 kph. 

JEEP (BRG)    E01
The Jeep Wrangler Sahara 2.8 CRD is powered by a 2.8-litre engine, producing 197 hp max power and 46.9 Kg-m peak torque from 1600 rpm, mated to a 5-speed auto transmission. The chassis is robust for rough terrain and the roof and doors are removable. Although visually it still retains the original identity, functionally it has been updated to be more modern and comfortable.  

The Range Rover Sport 2014 offers a range of engine options, e.g. two V6 twin-turbo 3.0-litre diesel engines producing 258 and 292 PS with 0-100 kph acceleration times of 7.1 and 6.8 sec respectively; a V8 32-valve supercharged 5-litre gasoline engine producing 510 PS with 0-100 kph acceleration time of 5.0 sec and a top speed of 250 kph (model with “Dynamic Pack”).

The Lexus NX 300 H is a compact Crossover SUV powered by a 156PS 2.5-litre gasoline engine plus a hybrid electric motor producing 197 PS combined max power connected to a CVT-I transmission and a choice between 2 or 4 wheel drive, with similar fuel consumption rates of 5.6 and 5.7 litre/100 km respectively.

The Maserati Quattroporte Diesel is powered by a new 3.0-litre V6 turbo diesel engine developed by VM MOTORI diesel engine manufacturer to produce peak torque of 61.2 Kg-m and 275hp max power, accelerating the car from 0-100 kph in 6.4 sec, reaching a top speed of 250 kph. 

MAXUS    B04
The Maxus V 80 is a commercial vehicle powered by a variable-geometry-turbo common rail 2.5-litre diesel engine producing 136 hp max power and 33.7 kg-m peak torque. Safety features include ABS / EBD / BAS and a pair of front airbags. The vehicle has its root dating back to a familiar spiritual ancestor, as it were, namely the double decker bus as used in England and Hong Kong.

The next generation Mazda 2 has a more stylish look, a longer wheelbase of 2570 mm and offers 3 engine choices between 115hp 1.5-litre SKYACTIV-G 1.5 gasoline engine, 84hp 1.3-litre SKYACTIV-G 1.3 gasoline engine and 105hp 1.5-litre SKYACTIV-D 1.5 diesel engine, each mated to a six-speed SKYACTIV-Drive transmission.

Chevrolet Captiva VCDi




Maserati Quattroporte Diesel


The Mercedes-Benz S300 Bluetec Hybrid AMG is a diesel-electric hybrid model of the current W222 S-Class. It is powered by a 4-cylinder 2.1-litre diesel engine producing 204 PS max power and 51.0 Kg-m peak torque, plus a 27PS electric motor, mated to a 7-speed 7G-Tronic Plus automatic transmission, reaching a top speed of 240 kph.  

MG    A10
The MG 6 offers a choice between 4-door Sedan and 5-door Fastback. Features include spacious cabin, upholstery of black leather with red stitches, paddle shifters behind the steering wheel, starter button and electric handbrake. The 4-cylinder 16-valve 1.8-litre gasoline engine producing 161 hp with turbo and intercooler, and 134 hp naturally aspirated, is mated to a 6-speed dual clutch transmission.

MINI   A16
All engines of the new MINI HATCH are turbocharged. The Cooper, with a 136hp 3-cylinder 1.5-litre engine, sprints 0-100 kph in 7.8sec and its fuel consumption is 20.8 km/l. The Cooper S, with a 192hp 4-cylinder 2.0-litre engine, dashes from 0 to 100 kph in 6.7 sec. The Cooper D, with its 116hp 3-cylinder 1.5-litre engine, is fuel thrifty at 26.3 km/l.

The Mitsubishi Pajero Sport, developed under the concept “All on Demands” is equipped with SS4 (Super Select 4WD) that offers 4 choices of driving mode to suit driving conditions, save fuel and increase safety. The interior is dark in tone and equipped with a navigation system with 3D map display and larger 10.2-inch wide screen monitor for rear-seat passengers. 

MOKE (BRG)    E01
The Moke is a legendary British car that has not been produced for over 50 years. Its return will be the Thailand launch by BRG Group as the authorized distributor in Thailand for this beach car suitable for seaside trips with its compact size, manoeuvrability and ease of driving. 

The latest Nissan X-Trail crossover SUV Nissan is all-new from the newly shaped headlights with LED daytime running lamps, 5+2 seating, all-round camera viewing, automatic rear door opening/closing, full-size sunroof, direct injection 2.0-litre gasoline engine and new XTronic CVT transmission.

The Peugeot 408 is a mid-size sedan with a choice between the 2.0 powered by a 145bhp 2.0-litre engine mated to a 4-speed automatic transmission and the Turbo 1.6 powered by a 165bhp 1.6-litre turbo engine mated to a 6-speed automatic transmission.

The Porsche Macan Sport SUV offers 3 choices between the Macan S powered by a 340hp V6 twin-turbo 3.0-litre gasoline engine, the Macan S diesel powered by a 258hp V6 turbo 3.0-litre diesel engine and the Macan Turbo powered by a 400hp V6 twin-turbo 3.6-litre gasoline engine – each mated to a 7-speed automatic transmission. The respective 0-100 kph acceleration times are 5.4, 6.3 and 4.8 sec. 

The Proton Suprima S Hatchback is a hot hatch from Malaysia powered by a 4-cylinder 1.6-litre turbo engine producing 138 hp max power mated to a 7-speed CVT as in the Preve sedan and the Exora Turbo MPV. A choice is available between the Executive with 16-inch wheels and the Premium with 17-inch wheels and cruise control.   

RELY        B15
The Rely Yo-To Kiosk is a vehicle converted into a mobile kiosk, with frames made of lightweight rust-free aluminum and provision of internal/external/rear lamps electrical connectors. The Kiosk is 2.5m long and 1.4m high. Its 3 side wings can be opened.
It is powered by a 70hp 4-cylinder 16-valve 1.1-litre engine complete with a 42-litre LPG tank and injection system from Italy.

The Skoda Octavia Combi 5-door FWD station wagon is powered by a 4-cylinder 2.0-litre common rail direct injection turbo diesel engine producing 143 hp @3,500-4,000 rpm and 32.6 Kg-m of torque @1,750-3,000 rpm mated to a 6-speed automatic transmission. Its 0-100 kph acceleration time is 9 sec, top speed is 210 kph and average fuel consumption is 19.6 km/litre.

The new Subaru Outback Crossover SUV is fitted with an aluminium hood to reduce weight. Ground clearance is still 220 mm. It is powered by a 175PS (2PS up) 2.5-litre flat-four gasoline engine mated to the Lineartronic CVT transmission and Subaru full-time all wheel drive system. Fuel consumption is 11.9 km/litre.

The Suzuki Swift RX is fitted with new HID headlights and more sporty-looking rear lights as well as a rear spoiler. Inside, more functions have been added including paddle shifters behind the steering wheel, cruise control and new seat upholstery. It is powered by the same 91PS 4-cylinder 1.2-litre gasoline engine with CVT automatic transmission.  

TATA     A04
Tata Xenon Refreshed is a tough pickup truck for haulage and other purposes, powered by a 2.2-litre diesel engine producing 150 hp max power @ 4000 rpm and 32.6 Kg-m peak torque @ 1500-3000 rpm mated to a new gearbox. The new cabin, dark in tone, looks updated. It is available in single cab or dual cab and 2WD or 4WD versions.

TOYOTA      A17
The Imperial Toyota Hilux of the Racing Team that took part in the Dakar Rally 2014, infamous for its grueling and brutal routes, and was officially classified as fourth overall at the finish testifies how tough, durable and well performing the Hilux pickup is.  

The Volkswagen Caravelle provides elegant luxury with all-new seats, improved cabin air conditioning, adding auxiliary functions at all points. It is powered by a bi-turbo common rail 2.0-litre diesel engine producing 180 hp max power and 40.8 Kg-m peak torque mated to a 7-speed auto transmission driving the front wheels.  

The new Volvo V40 is powered by a 5-cylinder turbo 2.0-litre gasoline engine producing 213 hp max power and 30.6 Kg-m peak torque mated to a 6-speed auto transmission, accelerating the car from 0-100 kph in 6.9 sec, reaching a top speed of 230 kph. Fuel consumption is 9.6 km/litre urban, 17.2 km/litre extra-urban and 13.3 km/litre combined city/highway.


Porsche Macan Turbo


Mini Cooper S


Range Rover Sport


Mitsubishi Pajero Sport


Carlsson X Class



DUCATI    B05-2
Ducati first used the name “Scrambler” for its American market from 1962 until 1974.     A “Scrambler” is the old name of a motocross bike used in a “scramble race” in the United Kingdom. The new Ducati Scrambler thus blends tradition and modernity, returning to pure motorcycling: two wheels, a wide handlebar, a simple engine and a lot of fun.

GPX    G07
The GPX Country 125 is a motorbike of classic style but with electric starter, powered by a 4-stroke air-cooled 125cc engine mated to a 5-speed gearbox. Its dimensions are 1640mm (L), 740mm (W) and 960mm (H). Tyre size is 120/70R12.

The Honda Gold Wing F6C is powered by a 6-cylinder electronic fuel injected liquid-cooled 1832cc engine producing 116 hp. It ABS braking system has twin 310mm front discs and single 316mm rear disc.

The Kawasaki Versys 1000 with ABS braking is powered by a 4-cylinder 16-valve 4-stroke liquid-cooled CDI digital-ignition 1043cc engine mated to a 6-speed transmission, running on 120/70 ZR17 front wheel and 180/55 ZR17 rear wheel.

KTM    G01
The KTM 1290 Super Duke R is powered by a 2-cylinder 75-degree V-twin 4-stroke 1,301cc engine producing 180 bhp @8870 rpm mated with a 6-speed transmission. The bike comes equipped with an electric starter and Brembo braking system front and rear.

The MV Agusta Brutale Dragster 800 is powered by a 3-cylinder 12-valve 4-stroke 798cc engine producing 125hp max power running on 120/70 ZR17 front wheel and 200/50 ZR17 rear wheel, equipped with a Brembo braking system.

The Suzuki GSX1300R Hayabusa is the sportbike that has won acclaim as the world's fastest production motorcycle. It is powered by a 4-cylinder 1340cc water-cooled engine that produces 197 hp and is connected to a 6-speed gearbox.

The Triumph T100 Bonneville is a modern vintage style motorbike powered by a 2-cylinder 865cc engine producing 68 bhp max power mated to a 5-speed gearbox. The bike is 2115mm long, 790mm wide and 1130mm high. Its tyre sizes are 110/70-17 front and 130/80-17 rear.

UDA    G06
The UDA S 300K is an economy electric scooter with 14” wheels. It is powered by a 350W motor running on four 48V 12Amp dry batteries, reaching a top speed of 25 kph and having a range of 30-40 km, at a low running cost of 10 Satang per km. 

YAMAHA     G05
The Yamaha FZ-09 blends naked and motard styling, featuring 3-cylinder 850cc engine, MotoGP racing technology, crossplane crankshaft and, thanks to its aluminium frame, a light weight of 188 Kg.

ZERO        H01
The Zero SR is a high-performance electric motorcycle from Zero Motorcycles Inc. – an American manufacturer that has gained worldwide recognition as leader in this field for over 8 years.

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