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Mahindra Treo Vs Piaggio Ape E City Comparison

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    • Brand / Model
    • Variant
    Mahindra Treo
    Mahindra Treo
    ₹ 2.70 - ₹ 2.79 Lakh*
    *Ex-showroom Price
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    • Brand / Model
    • Variant
    Piaggio Ape E City
    Piaggio Ape E City
    From ₹ 2.84 Lakh*
    *Ex-showroom Price
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Mahindra Treo vs Piaggio Ape E City

Should you buy Mahindra Treo or Piaggio Ape E City? Compare the models on the basis of their price, dimension, fuel type, payload capacity, Chasis type, number of tyres, GVW & other safety features. Treo has -- cc engine & Ape E City has -- cc engine. Find out which commercial vehicle is best for you.
Basic Information
Model Name
Ape E City
Brand Name
On Road Price
₹ 2.70 Lakh
User Rating
Based on 22 Reviews
Based on 3 Reviews
Body Type
Auto Rickshaw
Auto Rickshaw
Finance Available (EMI)
₹ 5,232.00
Max Power
10 hp
7 hp
Displacement (cc)
Fuel Tank (Litres)
Direct Drive
Constant Mesh 2 Stage Reduction With Integrated Differential Constant
Electric Motor
Emission Norms
Max Torque
42 Nm
29 Nm
Gradeability (%)
Top Speed
Fuel Type
Design & Build
Number of Tyre
GVW / GCW (Kgs)
Wheelbase (mm)
Payload (Kgs)
Overall Length (mm)
Overall Width (mm)
Overall Height (mm)
Ground Clearance (mm)
Kerb Weight (Kgs)
Handle Bar
Handle bar type
Driver Information DisplayYesYes
Seat TypeYesYes
Seating Capacity
D + 3 Seater
Parking BrakesYesYes
Hydraulic Brake
Drum brake hydraulically actuated
Front Suspension
Helical spring dampener hydraulic shock absorber
Hydraulic Telescopic Shock Absorber with Helical Compression Spring with Damper
Rear Suspension
Rigid axle leaf spring
Hydraulic Telescopic Shock Absorber with Rubber Compression Spring with Damper
48 V Lithium-ion
Lithium lon, 48V

Pros and Cons

  • Pros
  • Cons

    Mahindra Treo

    • Treo overtake any diesel-powered auto-rickshaw in performance, features and revenue earning potentials
    • Mahindra's by far the best electric 3W
    • Powerful battery and efficient motor
    • Durable and strong build quality
    • Affordable to buy and economical to run
    • The smallest vehicle that comes with a modern lithium-ion battery
    • Quite an easy to drive, reasonable speed and range
    • A full charge takes relatively lesser time

    Piaggio Ape E City

    • Piaggio's Ape E City is one of the top all-electric passenger carrier auto-rickshaw that you can buy right now
    • Packed with a powerful motor and modern lithium-ion battery
    • Easy charging at home
    • Over 100 km of range in a single charge fulfil day long operational needs
    • 3 years of free maintenance makes this electric auto quite compelling
    • Lower running cost, no worry of increasing fuel cost and Piaggio's widest network for service means relatively peaceful ownership experience

    Mahindra Treo

    • Top variant cost slightly higher
    • No fast charing option

    Piaggio Ape E City

    • It appears slightly expensive
    • Lack of charging network may work against the vehicle

Treo Comparison with similar trucks

Ape E City Comparison with similar trucks

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User Reviews of Comparison

  • Mahindra Treo
  • Piaggio Ape E City
  • useful city mobility

    I’m confused between Ape E-City and Mahindra Treo. Both electric auto-rickshaws are useful city mobility, but price wise...

    By sanjay srivastav
    On: Oct 05, 2021
  • I recommend Treo to anyone over other options

    I’m using the mahindra treo in Bangalore for office feeder routes. This little green auto is powerful and easy to drive....

    By sadanand kadapa
    On: Oct 05, 2021
  • in city it give you good mileage

    Treo is not good for highway drive but in city it give you good mileage free as no petrol or cng need. Just charging and...

    By manthan
    On: Jun 20, 2021
  • features are more in this auto.

    Treo is best choice in electric auto-rickshaw in India, the price is high but you can recover money fast with zero fuel ...

    By karan
    On: Jun 11, 2021
  • battery is good

    Mahindra is offering best electric auto Treo. Easy to driver, easy to charge and full-day battery use....

    By kalpit
    On: Jun 11, 2021
  • I recommend to my friend to buy it

    Ape E City is a good three-wheeler available in the market. I’m using the vehicle for feeder route, and the average is g...

    By akhlaq sheikh
    On: Oct 07, 2021
  • Treo is a better vehicle than E City.

    Ape E city range is lower than Mahindra Treo. I think Treo is a better vehicle than E City. ...

    By shailesh gupta
    On: Oct 07, 2021
  • Best Electric Rickshaw - Piaggio Ape E City

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    By mahesh gupta
    On: Jun 19, 2020
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