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TVS King Deluxe launched as first CNG tricycle in Nigeria

TVS King Deluxe launched as first CNG tricycle in Nigeria

Simba Group, a frontrunner in the automotive sector, has collaborated with TVS, a global leader in two and three-wheeler manufacturing, to unveil the eco-conscious TVS King Deluxe CNG in Nigeria. This strategic offering represents a commitment to sustainable urban mobility, empowering consumers to reduce petrol expenses and contribute to a greener future by curbing pollution and embracing eco-friendliness.

The launch event was graced by key stakeholders from the transportation sector and government in Abuja. This event marks a significant follow-up to the main product launch held in November 2023 in Benin City, Edo State

The introduction of the TVS King Deluxe CNG in Abuja signifies a significant step forward, recognising the expanding CNG infrastructure in the city and showcasing Simba TVS’s dedication to prioritising riders, fleet owners, and distributors. The launch event featured test rides and provided stakeholders an exclusive opportunity for first-hand interaction with the TVS King Deluxe CNG and showcased the Bereke Savings offering, demonstrating Simba TVS’s dedication to innovation and customer-centric solutions.

The TVS King Deluxe CNG is a game-changer in eco-friendly mobility, delivering exceptional fuel efficiency while reducing pollution. Its refreshed design includes a bold bezel, a crystal-like tail lamp, and an enhanced steering column. With a certified 30-litre CNG tank and bi-fuel option, it champions sustainability without compromising performance. Brighter headlamps and double fuel valve protection ensure safety and visibility, making it a standout choice for greener, more efficient transportation.

Mahendra, business head – for Simba Group, expressed excitement about the launch, saying, “Simba Group takes pride in partnering with TVS to introduce the TVS King Deluxe CNG to Nigeria, marking a significant milestone as the first CNG Keke in Nigeria. This initiative aligns with and supports the visionary agenda of President Bola Tinubu, introducing CNG vehicles into various states. Beyond helping riders reduce petrol expenses, this innovative vehicle plays a crucial role in fostering a sustainable and greener future for our communities with a sustainable model.”

Commenting on the launch, Rahul Nayak, vice president – International Business, TVS Motor Company said, “TVS Motor continues to lead the Keke market in Nigeria with its innovation and customer-centric offerings. We take immense pride in introducing the TVS King Deluxe CNG, the first CNG variant in the Nigerian market, aimed at improving and enhancing the well-being and prosperity of individuals. With this addition, we are confident of setting benchmarks in style, performance, and safety in Keke segment.”

The TVS Deluxe CNG boasts a robust 200 cc 4-stroke, liquid-cooled, single-cylinder SI engine. This powerhouse delivers impressive performance, generating a maximum power output of 6.3 kW @ 5500 rpm in the CNG variant.