India’s premier roadside assistance player AUTO i CARE has revealed plans to venture into new vertical of EV manufacturing as a part of the diversification plan to expand their presence across the country.
AUTO i CARE will be launching EV 2-wheelers this fiscal which will hit the market in the upcoming festive season and will cater to all consumer tastes.
Sagar Joshi, Founder AUTO i CARE Innovation Pvt. Ltd. shared, “Launching an EV brand was a natural step forward for us, after establishing our base as India’s premier roadside assistance major with existing, robust network of garages. We are not shifting our focus from our core business, but with our knowledge of roadside assistance, we can work at the grass-root level to iron out the issues faced by the EV industry. We are supporting the Government of India’s initiative of being EV compliant by 2030. We will be launching soon our own EV service centers, developing an enhanced EV charging network and more which will cater to any EV vehicles in India.”
AUTO i CARE is planning to collaborate with technology partners, and bring in private investments/Angel Investors to set up their manufacturing facility and a strong infrastructure which will create more jobs and promote Make in India.
This will bring in infrastructure, and technology which will help create a sustainable and environment-friendly EV brand.
“We receive over 3500 daily calls from across the nation on the AUTO i CARE app and South Zone ranks at the top with a maximum number of distress calls, followed by West Zone and North Zone respectively,” he further added. The bootstrapped business has also raised undisclosed funds for expansion and for deeper penetration in the Indian market, with one-stop roadside assistance solutions and company diversification plans.
AUTO i CARE has 2 affiliated garages every 10 kms putting them in the right position to help travelers at short notice.
The app helps the customers with their planned car servicing as well as unplanned car troubles.
With the new upgrade, consumers will be able to choose from various options like a company service center, authorized service centers, multi-car service centers and nearby local garages anywhere in the country.