The public charger will be available 24×7 for customers and comes with CCS/CHAdeMO fast-charging standards
In partnership with Tata Power, MG Motor India has unleashed a 60kW superfast EV charging station for the first time in Agra, which is inaugurated at MG’s Agra Showroom as a part of the #NHforEV2020 tech trial run that was commenced from Delhi.
The inauguration came as an extension of the Tech Trial Run conducted from Delhi to Agra, which was flagged off by senior government dignitaries at India Gate on 25th November 2020. The convoy of vehicles completed its journey at the MG showroom in Agra on the same day with the ZS EV covering the Delhi-Agra journey in a single charge.
Gaurav Gupta, Chief Commercial Officer, MG Motor India, said, “The launch of the EV trial run from Delhi to Agra by the Government of India is a strong step towards adoption of EVs in our country. With the culmination of the trial run taking place at MG Agra Dealership, where we today also inaugurated a fast-charging station in partnership with Tata Power, citizens here will be able to access the public charging facility.”
“Vehicles such as ZS EV offer a range of 340 kilometers on a single charge, making them ideal for Delhi-Agra commute. At MG, we feel proud to have pioneered the EV ecosystem in India with a robust 5-way charging network. We are also actively forging partnerships with key charging enablers such as Tata Power and Exicom to further expand the EV ecosystem across the nation”, added Gupta.
MG ZS EV comes in two variants, i.e. Excite and Exclusive, as well as three colours – White, Red, and Copenhagen Blue; starting at INR 20.88 lakhs (ex-showroom Agra). In less than a year of its launch, MG has retailed more than 1,000 ZS EVs. MG is actively strengthening India’s EV infrastructure and is working across multiple cities in U.P. at present.