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Ather Power inaugurates second manufacturing plant in Hosur | Autocar India

Written by Ravi Kapoor

Ather now has a yearly manufacturing capability of 4.2 lakh models.

Ather Power has inaugurated its second manufacturing plant in Hosur, Tamil Nadu, which can allow it to ramp up manufacturing to a claimed capability of 4.2 lakh models every year from the present determine of 1.2 lakh models. 

This new plant is unfold out over 3,00,000 sq.ft. and since many of the provider base for Ather Power is in Tamil Nadu and Karnataka, it is also situated ideally. The brand new plant homes two models – one devoted to battery manufacturing and the opposite for automobile meeting. The battery unit can have 5 meeting traces, whereas the automobile meeting unit can have two.

With the launch of the Gen Three Ather 450X and 450 Plus, demand has been rising steadily and this new facility will assist fulfil that. In October 2022, 7,293 Ather e-scooters have been registered, as per the federal government’s VAHAN portal. 

Talking on the launch of the brand new plant, Swapnil Jain, co-founder and CTO, Ather Power, mentioned, “Fast scale up is prone to high quality points, and delivering protected and dependable merchandise to our clients is our greatest precedence whereas making a imaginative and prescient for the plant. With deep investments and innovation executed on processes and machines, this plant will assist us to additional strengthen our management in delivering high quality autos” 

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