BYD to deliver 100 e6 for taxi service in New Delhi
BYD has announced a partnership with Evera, a New Delhi-based electric taxi service, to deliver a fleet of 100 e6 electric cars. The 100 BYD e6 units will be delivered to Evera over the next few months.
“With BYD All-New e6, we are excited to continue our electric vehicle fleet operation with our shared value of sustainable energy solutions that come together to help reduce carbon emissions,” said Nimish Trivedi, CEO & Co-Founder of Evera. “This complements our goal to expand the grid of e-mobility across the nation and eventually onto a global stage. Evera is proud to associate with BYD India and is honored to be part of the Blade Battery technology that powers the future of e-mobility.”
“BYD India aims to associate with like-minded organizations focusing on fleet electrification across the country. We are devoted to reducing carbon emissions and increasing awareness of EV adoption and sustainable development. We will bring more such e-mobility solutions for India,” added Sanjay Gopalakrishnan, Senior Vice President of Electric Passenger Vehicle Business, BYD India.
The e6 has proven popular with Asian taxi companies, as the first order for the vehicle was announced in 2018, for a fleet of 1,000 electric e6 taxis for use in Thailand.