Last Updated on January 19, 2024 by SPN Editor
In a strategic move to revolutionize urban commuting, electric scooter manufacturer Bounce Infinity has joined forces with SUN Mobility, a prominent energy infrastructure and service provider for electric vehicles (EVs).
This transformative collaboration aims to deploy 30,000 Bounce Infinity Scooters in key markets across India, with an initial focus on Bangalore and Hyderabad, followed by Mumbai, Pune, and Delhi NCR. The partnership between Bounce Infinity and SUN Mobility leverages innovative models, including battery-as-a-service (BaaS) and mobility-as-a-service (MaaS), for the deployment of these electric two-wheelers.
SUN Mobility’s battery-swapping network will play a crucial role, allowing customers and third-party fleets to effortlessly power their vehicles. This network spans over 600 swap stations across 19 Indian cities, ensuring convenient access for users.
With a remarkable monthly capability of over 1 million swaps and a coverage of more than 30 million kilometers, SUN Mobility has established itself as a key player in the EV infrastructure sector. The collaboration is not only set to transform urban commuting in India but also aims to extend the solution to international markets, contributing to the global expansion of sustainable mobility solutions.
Bounce Infinity’s flagship product, the Infinity E1 scooter, is specifically designed for efficient urban commuting and seamlessly integrates with SUN Mobility’s swappable battery system. These scooters boast an impressive range of over 95 kilometers per battery swap, effectively addressing concerns related to EV charging infrastructure and enhancing the overall user experience.
Vivekananda Hallekere, CEO of Bounce Infinity, emphasized the significance of this collaboration, stating, “Our partnership with SUN Mobility is a pivotal step in our mission to revolutionize urban mobility. By eliminating charging hassles with instant battery swaps, we’re making clean commutes not just accessible but affordable for people.”
Anant Badjatya, CEO of SUN Mobility, shared the excitement about the collaboration, stating, “As we embark on this groundbreaking collaboration with Bounce Infinity, we are not just powering e-2Wheelers; we are igniting a revolution in urban mobility.
By integrating Bounce Infinity’s innovative scooters into our expansive battery-swapping network, we’re not just changing the way people commute; we’re shaping the future of sustainable, efficient transport. We’re thrilled about the potential of this collaboration to redefine EV adoption, not just in India but on a global scale.”
This collaboration marks a significant step forward in the electric mobility space, combining Bounce Infinity’s cutting-edge scooter technology with SUN Mobility’s robust infrastructure solutions. As urban mobility continues to evolve, this partnership is poised to play a pivotal role in advancing sustainable transportation on a global scale.