Terra Motors, a Japanese manufacturer of electric two and three wheelers in Japan announced the launch of its Y4Alfa e-rickshaw today.
Teppei Seki, Managing Director, Terra Motors India along with newly launch Y4Alfa e-rickshaw
The five seater Terra Motors e-Rikshaw has a range of 100 kilometers on a single charge and the total weight of the vehicle is a mere 380 kg. Y4Alfa has been priced close to Rs. 1,30,000 lakh. Terra Motors also launched its ‘Terra Battery for the Indian market, which is on the line of Make in India initiative by the Government of India. Terra Battery has been priced close to Rs.27000 with one year warranty and is manufactured in Bangalore. Terra Battery has a life span of at least eighteen months. The light weight e-rickshaw is water-resistance and is suitable for sustainable urban transport
The light weight e-rickshaw is water-resistance and is suitable for sustainable urban transport. Additional features include small turning radius and rain covers that can be pulled down during inclement weather.
Teppei Seki, Country Director, Terra Motors said, “India is the second largest producer of three-wheelers in the world. Hence, India is an important market for us. We plan to sell 30000 units of e-rickshaws and 20000 sets of Terra Batteries by the end of the fiscal year.”
“Terra Motors is committed to bring in its high-quality Japanese offering and services to the Indian market. Along with the product superiority, we also aim to enhance our sales and service support through the seasoned dealers in order to enrich customers experience,” he further said.
Terra Motors Corporation was founded in 2010, its headquarters are based in Shibuya, Tokyo and also has branch offices in Vietnam and Philippines. According to its press release, the company currently has over 1,000 dealers and 3000 service networks in Japan.