Professional electrical automobile maker EKA on Saturday unveiled its very first e-bus E9. The e-bus was unveiled by the Minister of Tourism and Setting in the Maharashtra Authorities, Aaditya Thackeray alongside with Sudhir Mehta, Chairman of the EKA and Pinnacle Industries at the Pune Alternate Gas Conclave (AFC) on Saturday. EKA is a subsidiary of Pinnacle Industries.
Organised by Maharashtra Industrial Improvement Company (MIDC) and Maharashtra Air pollution Command Board (MPCB), in association with the Maratha Chamber of Commerce, Industries and Agriculture (MCCIA), the conclave is an initiative of the Maharashtra Federal government.
EKA E9 is run by a 200KW electric powered motor, supplying a lot quicker acceleration, much more horsepower, increased traction electricity and along with 17 % gradeability to deal with any terrain and a regenerative braking program, the business claimed in a launch.
“Electrification of commercial cars, public transport, in particular the bus sector, is critical to India’s decarbonisation strategy. Right now, we are energized to launch our initial electric bus EKA E9, to empower cities to reach their zero-emissions targets,” said Mehta.
Eka buses are built and optimised to deliver the finest trip encounter and best returns to the prospects, he mentioned, including, “With the new EKA E9, we give a global platform for clear, economical, and profitable public transportation to satisfy the climbing demand from customers on crucial markets that are prepared for the shift to electromobility.” EKA stated its very first battery-electric powered bus capabilities a new streamlined motor vehicle structure, maximised power and assortment and with a Total Charge of Possession (TCO) reduce than existing Internal Combustion engine powered buses, the new car or truck claims to provide sustainability and profitability to all stakeholders.