Piaggio opens exclusive electric vehicle dealership in Cochin
Published On Jul 15, 2021
With increasing interest among customers in the last-mile all-electric affordable three-wheeler in India, Piaggio is moving faster to offer customers the full experience of its EV range through EV only dealerships to entice interest among prospective buyers, this is the fourth such experience centre in the state.
Piaggio Vehicles, India’s leading manufacturer of small commercial vehicles has inaugurated Kerala’s fourth EV experience centre, Ecomarq in Cochin. The experience centre is aimed at allowing customers to access Piaggio’s entire range of electric vehicles. Piaggio had recently launched their FX range (fixed battery) of electric vehicles in both cargo and passenger segments. These new products will be available at the new Cochin outlet.
According to the company, Cochin being a major business hub, inter-city transportation business is one of the important sources of income for a lot of locals and the new range of electric vehicles will definitely help in increasing the ability to earn higher revenue with its low cost of operation & superior range. The FX range will cater to the needs of customers, protect the environment and at the same change the industry.
To make sure the customer feels confident in its EV products, Piaggio is ensuring full after-sale support for a peaceful ownership experience that includes 3 year/1 lakh kilometre super warranty. Moreover a 3-year free maintenance package as an introductory offer, the I-Connect telematics solution for real-time vehicle data tracking, etc.
Cargo & Passenger EVs
To address the requirements of the cargo and passenger carrier segment, Piaggio offers its electric three-wheeler in both key segments. The all-new Ape’ E-Xtra FX is a powerful full-electric cargo three-wheeler in the segment with a 9.5 kW power output. The last-mile cargo vehicles are reliable full metal body architecture fitted with a useful 6 ft. cargo deck length. It is also customizable for applications like the delivery van, garbage collector etc. You can charge the vehicle easily at your home, the Ape E Xtra gets the best noise, vibration and harshness and proven, smooth suspension to help you carry all kinds of cargo across any terrain. Ape E Xtra is a 957 kg GVW cargo auto-rickshaw and allows a payload of 506 kg.
Similarly, The passenger vehicle, Ape’ E-City FX is the most profitable 3 wheeler. Its superior features and comfortable ride ensures a higher number of trips and best in class earnings. What works in favor of the all-electric passenger three-wheeler is the affordability to run, with a nominal registration, free permit, and no road tax.
In terms of features, the Ape E-Cit gets an advanced digital display for the first time in any 3W for all the vehicle information. This EV has no clutch and gear and can start by switching to start without any noise and vibration. It gets powerful motors for superior performance, zero maintenance, no oil or filter change, and no battery maintenance.
You can check out the Piaggio India portfolio at Trucksdekho to explore the features, on-road prices and compare them with rivals in the segments.