Charged EVs | EV tire-maker ENSO in talks to provide a number of international OEMs


London-based EV tire producer ENSO stated it’s in discussions with a number of worldwide carmakers and has begun trials with main fleet operators.

ENSO makes tires particularly designed for EVs—they’re designed not solely to increase vary, however to scale back particulate emissions.

The corporate says its tires have earned high vitality effectivity scores in Germany, and that final yr, they set a world document for hypermiling, extending the vary of an unmodified Renault Zoe by 50 miles (12%) in comparison with commonplace OEM tires.

ENSO is working with Transport for London, DPD and Royal Mail to deploy its tires in last-mile EV supply fleets within the UK capital.

Fleet operator Zeti has begun becoming ENSO’s tires to greater than 100 of its LEVC TX London black cabs. Zeti leases EVs from Jaguar, LEVC and Tesla to fleets on a cost-per-mile foundation. Taxi drivers utilizing the ENSO tires pays no up-front prices, however as a substitute pay a subscription payment of round one pence per mile.

Supply: Inexperienced Automobile Congress


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