BluSmart orders 500 MG Motors ZS EV SUVs to Electrify Mobility
Gurugram, June 8, 2023: BluSmart, India's largest EV ride-hailing service and operator of India's largest EV charging superhub infrastructur, has placed an order for 500 units of MG ZS EV with MG Motor India - a 99-year-old legendary British automobile brand. MG ZS EV is India’s first pure-electric internet SUV and this is a significant milestone in MG Motor India's journey towards sustainable and futuristic mobility.
About MS ZS EV: It is the Electric version of MG Astor SUV which competes with the likes of Kia Seltos, Hyundai Creta, VW Taigun, TATA Harrier. It is currently the only SUV in its segment which comes in a gully electric form. The MG ZS EV comes with the largest-in-segment 50.3kWH battery with a claimed range of 461 kms* in a single charge and meets the global safety standards. With a 176 PS Motor, the SUV is quiet powerful allowing it to accelerate from 0 to 100 km/h in just 8.5 seconds. The flagship electric SUV comes with a prismatic cell battery which has a high energy density that offers better range and life. MG ZS EV, with its advanced features, impressive range, and attractive design, has been widely appreciated by customers and has quickly gained popularity across the country.
Speaking about the order, Gaurav Gupta, Deputy Managing Director, MG Motor India, said, "We are happy to join forces with BluSmart on our collective mission towards faster adoption of sustainable mobility. This order of ZS EV SUVs not only demonstrates BluSmart’s confidence in our commitment to electric mobility but also reflects our shared vision of creating a robust EV ecosystem in India.”
Commenting on the announcement, Anmol Singh Jaggi, Co-Founder and CEO, BluSmart, said, "Our partnership with MG Motor India comes at an important milepost as we rapidly expand our operations in Delhi NCR and Bengaluru. The addition of 500 MG ZS EVs expands our premium fleet, enabling us to cater to more consumers and encourage their transition to electric mobility. This partnership exemplifies our shared commitment to revolutionize and decarbonize mobility in the country, and we are ecstatic to join forces with the exceptional team at MG Motor.”
About MG Motor India
Founded in the UK in 1924, Morris Garages vehicles were world-famous for their sports cars, roadsters, and cabriolet series. MG vehicles were much sought after by many celebrities, including the British Prime Ministers and even the British Royal Family, for their styling, elegance, and spirited performance. The MG Car Club, set up in 1930 at Abingdon in the UK, has thousands of loyal fans, making it one of the world’s largest clubs for a car brand. MG has evolved into a modern, futuristic, and innovative brand over the last 99 years.
MG Motor India’s state-of-the-art manufacturing facility in Halol, Gujarat, has an annual production capacity of 1,20,000 vehicles and 3,000 employees. Driven by its vision of CASE (Connected, Autonomous, Shared, and Electric) mobility, the cutting-edge automaker has augmented across-the-board ‘experiences’ within the automobile segment today. It has introduced several ‘firsts’ in India, including India’s first Internet SUV – MG Hector, India’s first Pure Electric Internet SUV – MG ZS EV, India’s first Autonomous (Level 1) Premium SUV – MG Gloster, Astor- India’s first SUV with personal AI assistant and Autonomous (Level 2) technology and MG Comet EV – The Smart Urban Electric Vehicle.
About BluSmart Mobility
BluSmart is leading India's path to zero emission mobility, and we will continue to improve the quality of lives for people, improve the quality of lives of the driver partners and continue to provide the "most reliable ride hailing service to customers”. It has the largest fleet of electric cabs and the largest network of EV fast charging stations across Delhi NCR and Bengaluru. For more information, visit: https://blu-smart.com/