Piaggio Vehicles opens its EV Experience Center in Bangalore

by Autocar Pro News Desk , 09 Mar 2021


Piaggio Vehicles (PVPL), a subsidiary of the Italian Piaggio Group, and India’s leading manufacturer of two- and three-wheelers has inaugurated its first EV Experience Center in Bangalore, Karnataka christened ‘Kumaars Motors’.

The experience centre was inaugurated by Laxman Savadi, deputy Chief Minister of Karnataka and Transport Minister and N Shiva Kumar, Transport Commissioner. Also present on the occasion were Amit Singh, Regional Manager, Piaggio Vehicles Karnataka and other delegates including other Bangalore dealers and drivers association, Private finance association, NBFC and bankers. This is Piaggio’s first EV experience centre in Karnataka.

The facility will allow customers to access Piaggio’s entire range of electric vehicles including the recently launched FX range (fixed battery) of electric vehicles in both the cargo and passenger segments.

Saju Nair, EVP and head of Commercial Vehicle Business, Piaggio India said, “We are pleased to open our first EV Experience Center in Karnataka at Bangalore. At Piaggio, our fundamental philosophy is to provide ground-breaking technologies for the last-mile transport market and we are committed to providing our customers with the best in class offerings. Bengaluru being an IT hub of India, intra-city transport is one of the most significant sources of revenue for many locals, and our new range of electric vehicles will surely help to improve profitability due to its low cost of service and superior range.”

Malind Kapur, SVP – Marketing, Product Marketing, Channel and Business Development, Piaggio Vehicles said, “Our mission is to strive to deliver the best-in-class offerings to our customers, who are not only the best in technology, but also the most suited to higher earnings. I feel that our selection of electric vehicles can create self-employment. We have also launched the first of its kind Piaggio 3-year Super Warranty and 3-year Free Servicing Program to make the Ape' Electric FX giving our customers full peace of mind. With this Experience centre, we plan to expand our presence in Karnataka, beginning with Bengaluru, and are committed to promoting environmentally sustainable mobility solutions.”