4 March, 2019
Tata Motors, today announced the next milestone on its journey of driving electrification, through its partnership with Atal Indore City Transport Service Limited (AICTSL), to deploy 50 Tigor Electric Vehicles (EVs) in Indore, as a part of its tender with EESL. AICTSL will deploy these Tigor EVs across Indore, reinforcing its commitment to enhance sustainability.
Gracing the occasion, Shri. Jaivardhan Singh – Cabinet Minister of Urban Development Minister and Housing, Shri Jitu Patwari – Cabinet Minister for Higher Education, Sports and Youth Affairs of Madhya Pradesh, Mr. Ashish Singh – Commissioner Indore Municipal Corporation Indore and Mr. Sandeep Soni – CEO, Atal Indore City Transport Service Limited (AICTSL) were present at the delivery ceremony.
According to Mr. Shailesh Chandra, President – Electric Mobility Business and Corporate Strategy, Tata Motors, said, “Tata Motors is committed to the Government’s vision of e-mobility in India. We are excited to join forces with the Government of Madhya Pradesh towards this endeavor. We are delighted to partner with AICTSL on their pragmatic initiative of inducting zero-emission vehicles in Indore. With Tigor EV, we have begun our journey in boosting e-mobility and will offer a full range of electric vehicles to the Indian customers. We continue to work in a collaborative manner to facilitate faster adoption of electric vehicles and to build a sustainable future for India.”
Tigor EV recently bagged the ‘Electric Car of the Year’ by ASSOCHAM India, clearly demonstrates Tata Motors’ capability to bring innovative, sustainable mobility solutions in the country.
About Tata Motors
Tata Motors Limited (BSE: TATAMOTORS), a USD 45 billion organisation, is a leading global automobile manufacturer of cars, utility vehicles, buses, trucks and defence vehicles. Part of the USD 100 billion Tata group, Tata Motors is India’s largest and the only OEM offering extensive range of integrated, smart and e-mobility solutions. Tata Motors has operations in the UK, South Korea, Thailand, South Africa, and Indonesia through a strong global network of 109 subsidiary and associate companies, including Jaguar Land Rover in the UK and Tata Daewoo in South Korea.
With a focus on engineering and tech enabled automotive solutions catering to the future of mobility, Tata Motors is India’s market leader in commercial vehicles and amongst the top four in the passenger vehicles market. With ‘Connecting Aspirations’ at the core of its brand promise, the company’s innovation efforts are focused to develop pioneering technologies that are sustainable as well as suited to evolving aspirations of the market and the customers. Tata Motors strives to bring new products that fire the imagination of GenNext customers, fueled by state of the art design and R&D centers located in India, the UK, Italy and Korea. Internationally, Tata commercial and passenger vehicles are marketed in countries, spread across Europe, Africa, the Middle East, South Asia, South East Asia, South America, Australia, CIS, and Russia.