DENVER (Sept. 16, 2013) — Schrader International Inc. will supply its tire pressure monitoring systems (TPMS) to Mahindra Reva Electric Vehicles Pvt. Ltd. for use on the firm's e2o, a four-passenger two-door hatchback that Mahindra may export to Europe starting next year.
Under the agreement, Schrader will provide TPMS technology and the company's "snap-in" valve sensor to Mahindra Reva for the e2o, which is driven by a 19-kW three-phase induction motor drawing power from lithium-ion batteries and rides on 155/70R 13 radials.
"We are very proud of our continued growth in the Indian market, and the positive relationship we've developed with Mahindra Reva," said Stephen McClelland, Schrader's managing director, electronics.
"This order is a clear validation of our strategy to provide the best in TPMS technology to our customers in all global regions," he said.
Mahindra Reva is a subsidiary of Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd., one of India's largest vehicle manufacturers.