Sep 7: As part of its efforts to bring Electric Vehicle in India by 2020, India’s leading automaker Maruti Suzuki commences a nation-wide fleet testing of Electric Vehicles.
According to the company, testing of these Electric Vehicles will help to gather critical inputs based on customer perspectives.
“This extensive real life usage of the vehicles will help in validation and development of new technology. This exercise will help to create a reliable and suitable Electric Vehicle to delight Indian customers,” the company said.
“These Proto-type Electric Vehicles are developed on an existing model by Suzuki Motor Corporation, Japan and manufactured at Maruti Suzuki Gurugram Plant in India, exclusively for fleet testing,” it added.
Speaking on the initiative, Kenichi Ayukawa, Managing Director & CEO, Maruti Suzuki India, said, “Maruti Suzuki is committed to bring Electric Vehicle in 2020. The testing in multiple terrains and climatic conditions will help us get valuable insights from real life driving conditions. With these tests, we are confident that our Electric Vehicle will be well accepted by our valued customers.”