The world’s leading new energy vehicle manufacturer BYD has partnered with Evera – an EV Cab service based in New Delhi to deliver 100 All-New e6. Evera provides app-based cab services in the national capital and 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, of Electric Passenger Vehicle Business, BYD India, Mr. Shrirang Joshi, National Sales Head, of Electric Passenger Vehicle Business, BYD India, and the Co-Founders Evera, Mr. Nimish Trivedi, Mr. Vikas Bansal, and Mr. Rajeev Tiwari.
Evera comprises a 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, of 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. Evera is proud to associate with BYD India and is 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 the 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.
Mr. Sanjay Gopalakrishnan, Senior Vice President of the Electric Passenger Vehicle Business, BYD India, said, “We are delighted to receive one of the largest All-New e6 orders from Evera. We will be delivering 100 BYD All-New e6 electric vehicles over the next few months to add to their electric vehicles fleet. The performance of the All-New e6 is very encouraging and we expect to witness sustainable growth with the surging popularity of 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 a 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.
Currently, BYD India has over 2,000 employees in Chennai and the company has showrooms across 21 cities with 24 outlets in 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 degree C” initiative.