indiablooms-"The Mahindra e2o is the first step in the creation of an entire electric vehicle value chain and ecosystem by the Mahindra Group," said a company spokesperson.
The electric vehicle has undergone extensive testing, validation and has been certified as road worthy in India, said the company.
The Mahindra e2o is slated to be launched soon and will be produced at Mahindra Reva’s recently inaugurated plant in Bengaluru.
This is India’s first platinum certified automobile plant and has a rated capacity of 30,000 cars per annum.
Commenting on the Mahindra e2o, Dr. Pawan Goenka, President, Automotive & Farm Equipment Sectors, Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd,
said, “This is significant step towards creating a comprehensive eco-system of sustainable mobility solutions, encompassing alternative technologies such as electric, hybrid and fuel cells into our research, development and commercialisation plans”.
Chetan Maini, Founder and Chief of Strategy & Technology, Mahindra Reva Electric Vehicles Pvt. Ltd, said, “The Mahindra e2o is a very real solution to power personal mobility for a sustainable future."
The Mahindra e2o will use next generation Lithium Ion batteries and have a range of 100 kms per charge which is adequate for most daily journeys within the city.
The Mahindra e2o will enable users to charge their vehicle through any 15 ampere plug point at home, or at the workplace.