Ampere Vehicles, the fast growing e-mobility business of Greaves Cotton Limited, has accelerated India’s journey towards EV by creating a new milestone of 100,000 EV customers base in over 400 towns across the country. Over the last few years, Ampere Vehicles has emerged as one of the leading affordable, reliable electric vehicle brands in the mass mobility segment with increased acceptance from customers (both B2B & B2C) and fast growing channel partners.
Ampere Vehicles is accelerating EV adoption and ownership across the country and has seen noteworthy increase in demand for electric scooters from smaller towns and cities. The EV market has experienced good jump in demand due to growing need for personal mobility vehicles during Covid-19, increasing petrol prices are putting a strain on daily commuters as well as logistical players, and lastly favourable policy interventions by the Central (FAME-II) as well as various state governments. As one of the leading EV brands, Ampere Vehicles has strengthened its presence in the space backed by a robust pan-India EV ecosystem support in terms of wide range of Products, Retail network, Aftermarket Care, trained EV Mechanics and EV financing through Greaves Finance plus other financing partners.
Speaking on this landmark achievement, Roy Kurian, COO, E-Mobility Business, Ampere Vehicles, said, “We would like to thank all our stakeholders for being part of this enriching and exciting journey of electrifying India and providing smooth and affordable last mile connectivity. With this significant milestone, we are now getting ready to move millions of daily commuters and livelihood earners through last mile logistics ahead.”
Ampere has been investing in technology, talent development and channel network and consumer experience through phygital modes, which is paying off well. Earlier this year, the company announced Rs. 700-Cr investment over a period of 10 years for its new state-of-the-art EV facility in Tamil Nadu’s Ranipet. Ampere celebrates the occasion with 100,000 customers as individual buyers and micro entrepreneurs using Ampere electric vehicles for personal and commercial usage thereby enhancing their social-economic growth. The 1-lakh milestone comprises both brands, Ampere and ELE. Ampere has seen widespread usage across daily commuters, office goers, delivery partners, students, homemakers and fleet operators. The products come with long distance per charge for everyday trips & have lightweight portable batteries, which can be lifted & placed for charging anywhere much alike regular electronic gadgets at home.
The Company remains thankful to Ampere HOLA community and Channel partners who have reposed faith in Ampere brand & have contributed significantly in putting India ahead in EV segment. Over the last 13 years, the zero emission EV’s from Ampere has helped reduce significant carbon footprint and made our society a sustainable place to live.