15th September 2023: Quantum Energy, a leading electric vehicle (EV) startup specializing in the design, development, and manufacturing of electric scooters, has announced the inauguration of its first dealership showroom in the Union Territory of Puducherry. The grand opening ceremony took place on Wednesday, September 13th, 2023, under the dealership name VGR Motors. The showroom spans an impressive 750 sq.ft and is strategically situated at 43, Karuvadikuppam Main Road, Muthiyalpet, Puducherry – 605003.
The facility’s Inauguration was graced by the esteemed presence of the Honourable Chief Minister of Puducherry, Thiru. N. Rangaswamy, who marked the occasion with his distinguished presence. The event witnessed felicitations from prominent personalities, including Thiru. S. Sivasankar, M.L.A (Chief Vice President, CIAT | Chairman, PTF); Thiru. Richards Johnkumar, M.L.A (Nellithope Constituency); Thiru. Muruga Pandiyan (General Secretary, PTF); Thiru. J. Prakash Kumar, M.L.A (Muthiyalpet Constituency); Thiru. S. Babu (President, PTF) and Thiru. Sundara Murugan (PS to Parliamentary Secretary to Hon’ble CM). Additionally, senior officials from Quantum Energy were present to mark this significant milestone.
At the showroom, visitors can explore Quantum Energy’s lineup of electric scooters, including the Plasma, Elektron, Milan, and Bziness. These electric scooters cater to a wide range of commuting needs for Indian consumers. Specifications of the showcased electric scooters:
Plasma – Powered by a 1500 W motor; top speed of 60 km/h; offers an impressive range of upto 110 km* on a single full battery charge.
Elektron – Equipped with a 1000W motor; top speed of 55 km/h; provides a range of upto 100 km* on a single full battery charge
Milan – Driven by a 1000W motor; top speed of 55 km/h; offers a range of upto 100 km* on a single full battery charge
Bziness – Empowered by a 1200W motor; top speed of 55 km/h; provides a range of upto 110 km* on a full charge in different riding modes
Speaking about the launch, Mrs. Chetana Chukkapalli, Director of Quantum Energy Limited, expressed, “Over the past few months, our rapid expansion has seen us open new dealerships almost every month across India. Puducherry, with its environmentally conscious customer base, holds immense potential for Quantum Energy. With the special presence of the Chief Minister at our outlet, we anticipate even greater attraction towards EV commuting. We extend our heartfelt thanks to all other dignitaries and individuals who graced our inauguration event.”
With the launch of this showroom, Quantum Energy further expands its pan-India network, contributing to a total of 36 showrooms across the country. As part of the esteemed Kusalava Group, renowned for its extensive experience in the automotive sector spanning five decades, Quantum Energy is committed to its mission of combating carbon emissions, reducing the carbon footprint, and positioning India as a global pioneer in sustainable mobility.