Eicher celebrates milestone with 50,000th fully built bus from Baggad, MP plant

The 50,000th bus showcases electric vehicle technology embodied in the Skyline Pro-E 9m model

Eicher celebrates milestone with 50,000th fully built bus from Baggad, MP plant

Delhi- Eicher Motors Ltd., a unit of VE Commercial Vehicles, announced the rollout of its 50,000th fully factory-built bus from its Baggad Plant in Madhya Pradesh. The milestone vehicle, an Eicher Skyline Pro E electric bus, highlights the factory's commitment to India's evolving public transport sector.

Mr. Vinod Aggarwal, MD & CEO, VECV, said, “We take immense pride in reaching this milestone. VECV has consistently remained ahead of the curve with significant advancements that offer best-in-class products across segments and compliant with all regulatory norms. This milestone further underscores our dedication to shape the future of the Indian bus industry. We extend our gratitude to our dedicated team, esteemed customers and channel partners for their unwavering support and making this achievement possible.”

Inaugurated in 2013 on 43 acres in Baggad, Madhya Pradesh, Eicher's bus factory produces a wide range of buses, including diesel, CNG, and electric variants for domestic and international markets. It features advanced robotic paint systems and emphasizes sustainability with energy-efficient technologies and 42% renewable energy use, earning accolades like IGBC's Platinum Green Factory and Smart Factory of the Year.

Eicher Trucks and Buses is dedicated to advancing alternative fuels like CNG, LNG, and HCNG, along with electric vehicles. The 50,000th bus, a Skyline Pro-E 9m model, showcases Eicher's latest in electric vehicle technology with high-energy batteries and a quiet, efficient driveline.