Samvardhana Motherson is the EV success story no one’s talking about

The auto components maker has the product range, customer base and allied businesses needed to ride the transition to electric vehicles.

In the last two days, I have had long discussions with a couple of auto analysts on what could be identified as early success stories among listed Indian companies in the electric vehicles space. The names that came up repeatedly during the conversations were, of course, those of Tata Motors and TVS Motor Co. The former, because it has sold the most electric four-wheelers in the country, and the Chennai-based two-wheeler maker because it has made it to the top five in EV sales within months of launching its iQube scooter. 

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Surendar helps lead the newsroom at The Morning Context as executive editor. Over the years, Surendar has worked in industries from pharmaceuticals to diamonds, as well as a stint as an equity analyst. In his long career as a business journalist, he has led teams at The Times of India, India Today and Fortune India. He was part of the founding team at Forbes India and interned at and published in The Times, London.

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