JK Tyre And EKA Mobility Partner For Advanced Solutions


As part of this collaboration, JK Tyre will provide EKA’s fleet with its next-generation EV tires, which feature Connected Treel Sensors for real-time monitoring.

JK Tyre & Industries has formed a strategic partnership with EKA Mobility, a leading player in the electric mobility sector, supported by equity partners Mitsui Co., Ltd. (Japan) and VDL Groep (Netherlands). This collaboration strengthens JK Tyre’s leadership in connected mobility solutions through its unique cloud-based monitoring system. The agreement was formalized in Pune and attended by Sanjeev Sharma, AVP of Fleet Management & Mobility Solutions at JK Tyre, and Vijaykumar Yelne, President of EKA Mobility.

Under this partnership, JK Tyre will equip EKA’s fleet with next-generation EV tires that feature Connected Treel Sensors for real-time monitoring. Additionally, JK Tyre will provide 24/7 support with a dedicated team of professionals at depots and enroute assistance, initially focusing on EKA’s fleet in Mumbai, with plans to expand nationwide.

Srinivasu Allaphan, Director of Sales & Marketing at JK Tyre & Industries, highlighted their commitment to industry transformation through cutting-edge technologies and products. He expressed pleasure in partnering with EKA Mobility to offer comprehensive mobility solutions, emphasizing the alignment with JK Tyre’s dedication to innovation, excellence in tire management, and environmental stewardship.

Vijaykumar Yelne, President of EKA Mobility, noted that the strategic partnership with JK Tyre marks a significant step towards their vision of creating an ecosystem for environment-conscious mobility. He pointed out the shared commitment to sustainability and the combined expertise in tyre manufacturing and EV technology, anticipating that this collaboration will enhance the performance of electric vehicles and contribute to a greener, more sustainable future.

The collaboration aims to develop and produce new-generation EV tires tailored for the demands of electric vehicles. JK Tyre’s mobility solutions manage fleets for leading brands nationwide, ensuring optimal performance and efficiency with innovative products.

EKA Mobility, known for its comprehensive design, manufacturing, and technology of electric commercial vehicles, has introduced various electric and hydrogen fuel-cell vehicles for the Indian market. The partnership with JK Tyre is set to further EKA’s mission of sustainable mobility.


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