BYD India, a subsidiary of the world’s leading New Energy Vehicles (NEV) manufacturer, has joined forces with OHM E Logistics, a prominent electric cab aggregator, cargo leasing App platform, and fleet management business. Together, they are embarking on a mission to introduce 300 All-New e6 electric passenger vehicles throughout India within the next six months. This collaboration signifies a significant leap towards eco-friendly transportation in key regions of the country.
The inaugural batch of e6 vehicles was officially handed over in the presence of notable figures such as Mr. Sanjay Gopalakrishnan, Senior Vice President of Electric Passenger Vehicle Business at BYD India, Mr. Shrirang Joshi, National Sales Head of Electric Passenger Vehicle Business at BYD India, Mr. Nirmal Reddy, Founder and Chairman of OHM E Logistics, Mrs. K Sarala, Director of OHM E Logistics, and Mr. Sunil Jain, Investor Director of OHM E Logistics, alongside key representatives from both BYD India and OHM E Logistics.
In the upcoming six months, BYD India is committed to delivering 300 state-of-the-art BYD All-New e6 vehicles to OHM E Logistics, underscoring their dedication to sustainable mobility and a reduced carbon footprint in urban areas. The initial phase of this groundbreaking initiative involves the deployment of 50 advanced BYD All-New e6 vehicles, which commenced operations in the bustling city of Hyderabad. This significant milestone demonstrates the collaborative efforts of both companies in offering cleaner and more efficient transportation solutions for cities including Delhi, Mangalore, Goa, Tirupati, and more, catering to premium fleet services.
Mr. Sanjay Gopalakrishnan, Senior Vice President, Electric Passenger Vehicles, BYD India, said, “BYD India’s partnership with OHM E Logistics is a pivotal moment in our journey towards driving sustainable transportation. Delivering 300 All-New e6 electric passenger vehicles across India in the next six months is a testament to our commitment to reduce carbon emissions and promote electric mobility. Our journey kick started with the delivery of 50 vehicles in Hyderabad, and we look forward to expanding our footprint and contributing to a cleaner environment.”
Mr. Nirmal Reddy, Founder and Chairman of OHM E Logistics, said, “With the BYD All-New e6, we are excited to continue to accelerate our electric vehicle fleet operation with our shared value of sustainable energy solutions that reduce carbon emissions. This complements our aim to expand the grid of e-mobility across the nation starting from Hyderabad and eventually onto a global stage. OHM E Logistics 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. To facilitate user-friendly access, OHM E Logistics offers its services through the OHM Electric Cabs app. This intuitive app enables passengers to book eco-friendly rides conveniently, contributing to a greener tomorrow.”
The BYD All-New e6 stands as a cutting-edge electric vehicle, seamlessly blending advanced technology with practical design to deliver impressive range and remarkable performance. Prioritizing safety, comfort, and sustainability, these vehicles mark a significant stride in the evolution of electric transportation.
As India’s premier premium electric MPV and the first model to adopt the ultra-safe Blade Battery in the country, the BYD All-New e6 is equipped with a remarkable 71.7 kWh Blade Battery. This powerhouse enables an astounding WLTC (Worldwide Light Vehicles Test Cycle) city range of 520 kilometers and a combined range of 415 kilometers on a single charge, making it India’s longest-range eMPV.
The Blade Battery not only provides exceptional range but also sets new industry standards in safety and reliability, having passed rigorous tests without any incidents. The All-New e6 supports DC fast charging, offering a 30% to 80% charge in just 35 minutes. Inside, the vehicle offers a spacious 580-liter boot space, a comfortable suspension system, Bosch’s intelligent brake control, and energy regeneration capabilities. Safety features include airbags, seat belt reminders, and integrated electric powertrain components, ensuring a well-rounded and secure driving experience.