Gulf Oil Lubricants India Ltd., a Hinduja Group company, announced an exclusive partnership with commercial electric vehicle maker Altigreen for the supply of EV Fluids like brake and gear oils. Gulf will now manufacture customized EV fluids for Altigreen. Sixth Sense, Xponentia and Reliance-backed Altigreen has over 1,000 electric three-wheelers on the road catering to the last-mile mobility segment.
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Gulf introduced its range of EV fluids in September of last year, offering products like Gulf Formula Hybrid for EVs and hybrid vehicles, Gulf eLEC Coolant, Gulf eLEC Driveline Fluid, and Gulf eLEC Brake Fluid. AGP Gear Oil would soon be available at Altigreen sales and service channels. This and other Gulf EV Fluids will now power Altigreen’s Low Deck and High Deck cargo electric vehicles.
Speaking at the launch, Mr Ravi Chawla, MD & CEO of Gulf Oil Lubricants India, said, “We are delighted to partner with Altigreen. This partnership highlights the commitment from both brands to help India achieve environmental targets partly through the progress on electrification of vehicles by the year 2030. With every OEM partnership, Gulf as a lubricant brand understands the changing demands of electric vehicles and develops products that will go a long way. Through this collective work towards the development of the E-mobility ecosystem, Gulf is optimistic about providing significant solutions for the performance and efficiency of EVs.”
Dr Amitabh Saran, Co-founder & CEO, of Altigreen, said, “Altigreen is determined to change the way three-wheeler electric cargo vehicles are manufactured and experienced in India. Our partnership with Gulf for its extensive line of specially formulated high-end EV Fluids will provide our customers and end-users with advanced solutions that further improve the efficiency and driveability of EVs. These EV fluids will provide optimum levels of lubrication, ensuring increased durability of e-axle components. We hope to have a long partnership with Gulf that will help accelerate the adoption of electric three-wheelers in India.”
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