Ather Energy opens 2 new outlets in Delhi-NCR, Auto News, ET Auto
New Delhi: Electric scooter maker Ather Energy has opened two new outlets in the Delhi-NCR region in Dwarka and Gurugram. The company currently has 5 Experience Centres (EC) in the region.
The two new outlets come in association with Sai Shreeja Group and Delight Automobiles. The outlet in Dwarka is located at Rajapuri, and the one in Gurugram is at Mehrauli Road, Ather said.
Consumers can also book test ride slots on Ather Energy’s website before visiting the Experience Centre, it said.
The ex-showroom price post the Fame-II revision for the Ather 450X Gen 3 in Delhi is INR 157,507 & INR 135,996 for the Ather 450 Plus Gen 3. In Gurugram, the scooters are priced at INR 157,402 and INR 135,891 respectively.
Ather Energy registered its highest-ever monthly sales by delivering 8,213 scooters in October 2022. With the inauguration of the second manufacturing facility in Hosur on Wednesday, the company is set to increase its capacity to 400,000 units per annum to cater to the rising demand.
Ravneet S Phokela, Chief Business Officer, Ather Energy said, “The constant support and fiscal benefits provided by the state government provided the initial impetus to EVs. Additionally, with rising awareness and market maturity, Delhi has emerged as one of the leading 2W-EV markets in the country. The growth in Delhi has been phenomenal as the market share has risen sharply to 12.5% from a mere 1.2% in 2019.”
Amit Pahwa, Director, Sai Shreeja Group said, “We at Shreeja Group are very bullish about electrification of the 2-wheeler industry and believe this segment will see maximum growth in the next 3-5 years. We intend to keep growing with the Ather brand within Gurugram & other parts of NCR”.
Apoorv Malla, Director, Delight Automobiles said, “Ather Energy designs and builds superior products that deliver high performance and are also environment friendly. They have the potential to decarbonize transportation at a very cellular level. We strongly believe in an electric and intelligent future.”
Recently, the EV maker installed over 500 Ather fast charging grids across India. The company plans to install 1400 Ather Grids by the end of FY23.