Taiwan’s Gogoro partner with India’s top Two-wheeler manufacturer Hero Moto-Corp for development and battery Swapping for E-Scooter in India
- Hero and Gogoro Tie up for a fast pace transition towards EV production.
- Under this relationship, battery Swapping will be done between the brands.
- Under this Tie up Hero will have all the access to research and innovation of Gogoro.
Taiwan’s electric two-wheeler specialist Gogoro tie’s up with the Indian top two-wheeler manufacturer Hero Moto-Corp, to pace up the transition of the vehicles towards the greener energy source mobility in the country. This is one of the best moves done by the largest two-wheeler manufacturer to bring in the Gogoro global leader in the production of urban-battery swapping and smart mobility innovations. Under this partnership, a battery swapping will be done, in which the Gogoro batteries of electric mobility platform comes in India for local assemblies and a new production of electric Scooters from the hero brand with Gogoro Network in the Domestic market.
The Mutually beneficial partnerships will take advantage of Hero’s market strength and Gogoro smart systems for the production of EV’s and recharging through battery-swapping networks. Gogoro was founded back in 2011, and the brand’s expertise is in developing, Smart EVs, smart battery design, battery swapping, and advanced cloud services using AI technology to enable battery management and safety.
The Gogoro is a battery swapping network platform and it manages to swap 2,65,000 batteries with more than 174 million total battery swaps to date. With more than 3,75,000 riders and 2,000 + battery swapping stations. It was last year recognized by Frost and Sullivan with the 2020 company of the year for the global battery swappable electric scooter Market. The partnerships with the Gogoro network program enable the brands to have full access to Gogoro innovations and property including drivetrains, controllers, smart systems, and components. Thus, the brand’s tie-up with the network program can produce more unique Electric vehicles integrated with the program, which further pace up the transition towards cleaner energy mobility.