Everapartners with BYD India to Accelerate e-Mobility
New Delhi, India : The world’s leading new energy vehicle manufacturer BYD, has partneredwithEvera – an EV Cab service based in New Delhi to deliver 100 All-New e6. Evera provides app-based cab services in the national capital, has signed one of the largest orders for electric vehicle fleet operation with BYD India.
The ceremony was conducted in presence of Mr. Sanjay Gopalakrishnan, Senior Vice President, Electric Passenger Vehicle Business,BYD India, Mr. Shrirang Joshi, National Sales Head, Electric Passenger Vehicle Business,BYD India and the Co –FoundersEvera, Mr. Nimish Trivedi, Mr. Vikas Bansal and Mr. Rajeev Tiwari.
Evera comprises network of sustainable energy solutions that come together to reduce carbon emissions being released into the environment by everyday travel. Its services include a fleet of Electric Vehicles and an app based cab service along with a network of energy efficient charging stations to complement the journey.
Nimish Trivedi, CEO & Co-Founder,Evera said, “With BYD All-New e6, we are excited to continue our electric vehicle fleet operation with our shared value of sustainable energy solutions that come together to help reduce carbon emissions. This complements our goal to expand the grid of e-mobility across the nation and eventually onto a global stage. Everais proud to associate with BYD India andis honored to be part of the Blade Battery technology that powers the future of e-mobility.”
“We are committed to putting in all efforts to reduce carbon emissions, assisting government to achieve its target of zero carbon emissions by 2070. It is a journey that we are eagerly looking forward to contributing to,” he added.
Sanjay Gopalakrishnan, Senior Vice President of Electric Passenger Vehicles of BYD India,said, “We are delighted to receive one of the largest All-New e6 order fromEvera. We will be delivering 100 BYD All-New e6 electric vehicles over the next fewmonths to add to their electric vehicles fleet. The performance of the All-Newe6 is very encouraging and we expect to witness a sustainable growth with surging popularity of the electric vehicles in the national capital.”
“BYD India aims to associate with like-minded organizations focusing on fleet electrification across the country. We are devoted to reducing carbon emissions and increasing awareness of EV adoption and sustainable development. We will bring more such e-mobility solutions for India”, added, Sanjay Gopalakrishnan.
BYD’s All-New e6 is India’s first premium electric MPV and the first model to adopt the revolutionary Ultra-Safe Blade Battery in India, equipped with 71.7 kWh Blade Battery supporting a WLTC (city) range of 520km and a WLTC (combined) range of 415km with just a single charge, furthermore, it supports DC fast charging allowing a charge from 30% to 80% within 35 minutes. Designed for a smooth and comfortable ride, the All-New e6 comes with a large boot space of 580 L.
BYD India has showrooms across 21 cities with 24 outlets PAN India. BYD aims to expand to 53 outlets by the end of 2023. BYD will continue the endeavor to leverage technological innovations for a better life, providing Indian customers with diversified EV products and implementing its “Cool the Earth by 1°C” initiative.
About BYD India
BYD India was established in March 2007 in Chennai, India, with an office in New Delhi. The Indian subsidiary has two factories, covering more than 140,000 sqm, with a cumulative investment of over $200 million. The business covers electric passenger cars, battery energy storage, electric buses, electric trucks, electric forklifts, mobile components, etc. BYD India provides customers with product solutions and related after-sales services.
Formulating the strategic layout of BYD India and even South Asia, BYD India has gradually developed into the regional headquarters of South Asia, realizing the group’s localization strategy in this region. With joint efforts of local partners, e-buses powered by the technology of BYD battery, powertrain, and chassis are successfully deployed in Mumbai, Pune, Bengaluru, Hyderabad, Vijayawada, Ahmedabad, Surat, Kochi and many other cities. Currently, these e-buses have been commercially operating and have taken a large market share in India. Over 700 of the All-New e6, India’s First Premium Electric MPV, have been delivered, making BYD number one in this niche market. BYD India launched the BYD ATTO 3 on 11th October 2022, India’s First Sporty Born E-SUV. Its bookings have crossed 2,000 units and counting and have got a great response from customers.
India’s all-electric cab service- Evera is one of its kind e-taxi service plying in Delhi-NCR, with the aim to reduce the human carbon footprint, one ride at a time. Their zero-tolerance policy towards the environment as well as the safety of its commuters, emphasized on by well-mannered drivers, and clean interiors, has turned them into the new benchmark for the way taxi services are viewed in India.
Founded by Nimish Trivedi, Rajeev Tiwari, and Vikas Bansal, Evera is an asset-light EV cab service provider for customers across B2C and B2B segments. In a short span, the brand has clocked 10 million green KMs across Delhi NCR with the highest per-employee revenue earned in the last FY in India.