Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd and Magenta
have announced their association for redefining last-mile deliveries using
Mahindra Treo Zor electric cargo vehicles.
The Mahindra Group, founded in 1945,
employs around 60,000 people from over 100 countries. It is a leader in utility
vehicles, farm equipment, information technology, and financial services in
India. It also has a presence in renewable energy, agriculture, logistics, real
estate, and hospitality. While on the other hand, Magenta was founded in 2017
and is the fastest-growing Integrated EV Solutions company.
Under this agreement, Magenta is going to
deploy hundreds of Mahindra Treo Zor electric three-wheelers across Bengaluru
so that last mile delivery of both essential and non-essential goods is
possible. Magenta’s new e-mobility Electric Vehicle Enabled Transport (EVET)
platform is going to include Treo Zor for its delivery feet. This will help
Mahindra to take a great stride in its last mile delivery vehicles. Magenta is
going to launch a cargo and people transport service under EVET.
According to Mahesh Babu, CEO, Mahindra
Electric Mobility, Mahindra Treo Zor is a great option for last-mile delivery
across India. It has travelled some 1.82 million km on the Indian roads. It has
been able to attract many new-age start-ups using its connected EV technology.
It has an attractive customer value proposition and environmental
benefits. He also said that the company
is excited to transform the last mile deliveries in more cities with Magenta.
As per Maxson Lewis, MD, Magenta, using
Made In India solutions, Magenta is committed to solve EV-related challenges.
He also said that the company has actually come in contact with the users to
know their pain points related to EVs. The company is well placed to provide
solutions related to EV charging hardware and software and EV charging
As per the data, Mahindra Treo Zor was launched in October 2020,
and has crossed a sales milestone of more than 1300 vehicles and has been
recognised as the number one small commercial vehicle in India. It has an
excellent power of 8kW and torque of 42Nm due to which it is able to deliver
impressive performance. It allows higher savings of more than Rs. 60,000 per
year. It has an advanced Lithium-ion battery and is available in three variants
naming Delivery Van, Pickup & Flatbed variants. The users can enjoy a safe
& stable ride with the longest-in-industry wheelbase of 2216 mm. It has a
stylish dual-tone and allows a fatigue-free driving experience. Treo Zor comes
with a standard warranty of 3 years per 80,000 km.
Source – Press release of “Mahindra”
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