Mahindra Reva has flagged off its Goodness Drive, which is the first of its kind electric car expedition in the country. The Mahindra Reva Goodness Drive will witness 3 Mahindra E2O fully electric hatchback cars travelling across the length of India, from Kashmir to Kanyakumari, traversing a total distance of around 5000 kilometers.
Mahindra Reva is conducting this electric car expedition in order to promote the Electric vehicles (EV) and to showcase the usability, capability as well as the range that a modern electric vehicle is capable of offering.
Mahindra & Mahindra which is India’s leading utility vehicle is also currently offering the only fully electric passenger hatchback model in the country. In a bid to promote the electric cars in India, which is yet not so open towards adopting the EVs, Mahindra has kicked off the Goodness Drive that is focused also towards promoting many other advantages of owning a modern electric vehicle such as the E2O that offers quick acceleration, smart technology, great features, clean energy and good range. The E2O also offers the convenience of a small turning radius that offers great handling and ride. All electric cars, also offer a very nice experience of a clutch free driving experience that is also highly convenient. The Mahindra Reva E2O also offers a host of smart features which will also be coming to great use during the course of this huge expedition that will be touching as many as 52 destinations along the route of the expedition.
While speaking on the occasion, the CEO at Mahindra Reva, Arvind Mathew said that the Mahindra e2o is the company’s efforts to offer its customers a clean, green, smart as well as highly economical personal transport solution. In order to create awareness on the great benefits of the electric vehicles via the Mahindra E2O, the company is pleased to start the Goodness Drive. Mahindra Reva is the pioneer of electric vehicles in the country and offers integrated mobility solutions to the modern urban commuters of the country. Mahindra Reva constantly makes the effort to make the modern EVs more accessible to promote a cleaner, greener future mobility system. By covering this huge distance in the expedition, the E2O will be showcasing its ability to dispel the range fear among the customers and will be demonstrating this car’s capability to handle the rough and tough terrains of the country.
The E2O offers freedom from the rising costs of fuel and the harmful emissions being a zero emissions car to come with the support of India’s new FAME policy.
The Mahindra Reva E20 electric hatchback gets powered by an electric motor that offers a peak power of 26 PS and 54 Nm of top torque and comes coupled with an automatic transmission. The car comes with two driving modes, namely a normal driving mode and another offering more power. The Mahindra E2O can reach 0 to 50 kmph in around 4.3 seconds and offers a top speed of 81kmph.