National, 18 January 2023 | ARENQ, India’s fast-growing manufacturer and distributor of storage batteries, has recently announced a long-term partnership with KAL (Kerala Automobile Limited), the public sector automobile manufacturing company, to supply motors, motor controllers, and batteries for all their vehicles. The companies will also jointly conduct R&D for new designs and product development.
The duration for supplying the Motors, Motor controllers, and Batteries to KAL for all their Vehicles is on a long-term basis while ARENQ has also forged a three-year association with KAL for the distribution of E-vehicles for Kerala and Maharashtra and will soon expand Pan India.
All the vehicles are electrically driven and ARENQ is aiming to supply 400 batteries before March 2023 and nearly 4000 – 5000 batteries in a year.
The capacities of these batteries are 51.2V/86Ah, 60.8V/100Ah, and 60.8V/135Ah which will cost Rs 91,000, Rs 1,20,000, and Rs 1,40,000 for each battery respectively.
Speaking on the brand collaboration, V G Anil, Head of Operations, ARENQ, said, “We are delighted to partner with Kerala Automobile Limited, which has the potential to transform the automotive industry across the country. This is our first-ever association, and we look forward to working together and taking our business to new heights.”
P.V. Saseendran, MD, Kerala Automobiles Limited said, “Our newly formed association will help fulfill our battery requirements for our vehicles. While we have been supplying three-wheelers for quite some time now, this partnership will also help bolster the distribution of e-vehicles with constant support from ARENQ. We are excited about this new chapter and look forward to working with them.”