Hero MotoCorp, Gogoro enters into strategic partnership

Published at 10:38pm on April 22, 2021

Hero MotoCorp and Gogoro Inc on Thursday announced a strategic partnership to accelerate the shift to sustainable electric mobility in India, said a press release.

The partnership brings together Hero, the world’s largest manufacturer of motorcycles and scooters, and Gogoro, the global leader in urban battery swapping and smart mobility innovation, it said.

The companies will establish a battery swapping joint venture to bring Gogoro’s industry leading battery swapping platform to India and will collaborate on electric vehicle development to bring Hero-branded, powered by Gogoro Network vehicles to market, it said.

Hero MotoCorp chairman and chief executive officer Pawan Munjal said, ‘The vision and commitment of Hero and Gogoro is perfectly aligned towards the common goal of accelerating the shift to smart, sustainable electric mobility in India, and around the World.’

— New Age