Greaves Cotton has rolled out the high-speed electric scooter – Zeal – under FAME II policy of the government and take steps towards strengthening the last mile e-Mobility solution. Ampere Vehicles, the e-Mobility arm of Greaves Cotton and the maker of Zeal, has a significant presence in the Indian electric two-wheeler industry along with a range of low-speed, affordable electric scooters that are currently popular with commuters making a switch from conventional to electric two-wheelers.
Nagesh Basavanhalli, MD and CEO, Greaves Cotton, said, “Ampere Vehicles known for technical ingenuity combined with Greaves retail scale and efficiency has resulted in successful growth over the last year. Today, we are complete EV ecosystem player with a comprehensive offering of products, services & aftermarket support. We remain committed in bringing about transformation in how people access and experience next-generation mobility solutions.”
Zeal has a top speed of 55kmph and a range of 75km with a charge time of 5.5 hours. Under the FAME II benefit, Zeal will attract Rs. 18,000 in subsidy for the customer. Zeal sports an accentuated look with attractive styling and body graphics, LED headlights, dual speed mode (economy and power), powerful acceleration (0-50kmph in 14 secs), superior performance and anti-theft alarm.
Ampere’s electric vehicles come with one to three-year warranty and strong after-sales service across a network of over 300 Greaves Retail stores and in over 5000 aftermarket outlets across the country.
Prospective E2W customers can benefit from affordable and accessible finance schemes offered by Greaves, said the company.