Companies

Piaggio launches Ape’ E-City auto in Vijayawada

Our Bureau Hyderabad | Updated on February 20, 2020 Published on February 20, 2020

Powered by Lithium Ion smart batteries

 

Piaggio Vehicles, a 100 per cent subsidiary of the Italian Piaggio Group, has launched their new electric vehicle, Ape’ E-City in Vijayawada and inaugurated Ape’ Electric Experience Centre showroom.

The Ape’ E-City offers zero emission, nearly no noise and vibration free driving experience making it a next generation last mile mobility solution for urban India. It comes with Li-ion batteries, automatic gear box, superior power and torque, no gear and clutch, doors for safety and a fully digital cluster.

Ape’ E-City is the first 3-wheeler to have smart swappable batteries. The swappable battery concept is being brought in association with Sun mobility, a leader in electric mobility battery technology. Customers can also experience an app enabled eco-system to check battery charge, recharge, locate swap stations etc.

Ape’ E-City comes at an introductory ex showroom price of ₹1.96 lakh (Ex-Vijayawada).

According to Diego Graffi, MD and CEO of Piaggio Vehicles, “Ape’, a brand with a trust of more than 29 lakh happy customer is paving the way for the Indian electric revolution with the Ape’ Electrik range and Ape’ E-City as the 1st offering.”

Piaggio has partnered with various banks and NBFCs for vehicle finance.

Published on February 20, 2020
This article is closed for comments.
Please Email the Editor