Hero Electric to open second manufacturing plant in Punjab 

Hero Electric is currently one of the largest electric two-wheeler companies in India. The EV company is gearing up to open its second manufacturing plant in Ludhiana, Punjab. The new plant is claimed to have state-of-the-art facilities and will be located adjacent to its existing facility. This is expected to help the manufacturer in ramping up production numbers and increase efficiency. The automaker has already performed the ground-breaking ceremony of the upcoming plant.

By: HT Auto Desk
| Written By: Paarth Khatri
| Updated on: 21 Jul 2022, 19:10 PM
Follow us on:
Follow us on:
Hero Electric's new plant will help spawn new electric vehicles.
Hero Electric's new plant will help spawn new electric vehicles.

The new EV plant will also function as a hub to build new battery design and development. This plant is claimed to be focusing on IOTA, connected vehicles, R&D, and the launch of new features, etc. The second plant at Ludhiana will be used for the R&D centre and HR department for talent acquisition and skill building as well.

Mr. Vijay Munjal, Chairman of Hero Eco performing ground-breaking ceremony.
Mr. Vijay Munjal, Chairman of Hero Eco performing ground-breaking ceremony.

The demand for electric vehicles has increased significantly in the past few years. So, the manufacturer also inaugurated two new dealerships in Uttar Pradesh and Kerala. The company recently sourced alternate suppliers for semiconductors. In April, the manufacturer had zero dispatches because of the semiconductor shortage issue.

Also check these Bikes

Find more Bikes
Hero Electric Nyx (HT Auto photo)
₹ 0.62 - 0.83 Lakhs* *Ex-showroom price
Add to compare
Check latest offers
Lambretta G-special Electric Scooter (HT Auto photo)
₹ 1.25 Lakhs *Expected Price
View Details
Battre Electric Mobility Battre Electric Loev (HT Auto photo)
₹59,900**Ex-showroom price
Add to compare
Add to compare
Battre Electric Mobility Battre Electric One (HT Auto photo)
₹74,000**Ex-showroom price
Add to compare
Hero Splendor Plus (HT Auto photo)
₹ 75,141 - 76,486**Ex-showroom price
Add to compare
Check latest offers

Hero Electric claimed to be working vigorously on increasing its production capacity. Besides, the new upcoming plant in Ludhiana, they also formed an alliance with Mahindra. So, both the manufacturers will be sharing their R&D to develop new products and technologies for overseas and domestic markets. Both the manufacturers have formed a five year-long partnership.

The manufacturer also rolled out its first batch of electric scooters from Mahindra's manufacturing plant located in Pithampur, Madhya Pradesh. Optima and NYX electric scooters of Hero Electric will be manufactured at the Pithampur facility. Mahindra and Hero Electric will also be working on developing and sharing the supply chain for the electric scooters.

Besides, Mahindra, Hero Electric also partnered with Sun Mobility, Even Cargo, Shadowfax and EVIFY. The manufacturer will be supplying the electric vehicles for various purposes to these companies. Hero Electric also partnered up with ReadyAssist to provide maintenance assistance and service annually to its B2B customers. This should help in strengthening the after-sales service.

First Published Date: 21 Jul 2022, 18:16 PM IST
Shopping Bag Shop Now
74% OFF
Microfiber Car Cleaning Soft Brush Ideal as Mop Duster, Washing Brush with Long Handle, Dust Cleaner Car Wash Brush with Handle, Soft Brush Scratch Free, Cleaning Dashboard Curved Design - Grey
Rs. 389 Rs. 1,499
1% OFF
GOODAIR Clear Car Windshield Enhancer | Classic |12 Tablets
Rs. 295 Rs. 299
51% OFF
AGARO Galaxy Cordless Tyre Inflator, Portable Air Compressor, Flash Light, Power Bank, Multipurpose Use, Rechargeable, Up to 150 PSI Air Pump for Car, Bike, Foot Balls, Inflatables, Black & Red
Rs. 2,199 Rs. 4,499
55% OFF
Antson Portable High Power 2 in 1 Car Vacuum Cleaner | USB Rechargeable Wireless Handheld Car Vacuum Cleaner Traveling, Camping Reusable and Sustainable, Portable,Rechargeable Vacuum (2 in 1)
Rs. 899 Rs. 1,999

Please provide your details to get Personalized Offers on

Choose city
+91 | Choose city
Choose city
Choose city
Powered by: Acko Logo
Please be noted that any information provided herein above will be received by Acko General Insurance Limited (“Acko”). By mentioning the above information, you agree to provide these details and information to Acko.
By clicking "View Offers" you Agree to our Terms and Privacy Policy

Dear Name

Please verify your mobile number.

+91 | Choose city
Couldn't verify the OTP.
It's either expired or it's incorrect.