Founder & CEO - Tork Motors Pvt Ltd
Mr. Kapil Chandrakant Shelke is a born Innovator and an Inspiring Leader, who is always chasing impossible challenges with a dream of changing the world. With humble beginnings as a Mechanical Engineer from Pune University in 2010, Kapil as always grown with his vision for Tork. He has proven himself and his products at races like the Isle of Man and TTXGP.
Kapil was pioneer in building high speed and powerful racing electric motorbikes from 2009 to 2012. He has also worked as Chief Technology Officer for Zongshen – one of the largest motorcycle manufacturers in China
Kapil has successfully converted the existing petrol motorcycle into an electric one. Kapil also has showcased its fifth prototype of electric motorcycle in Gujarat auto show in India. This prototype was completely made in house, ground up in 3 months.
Kapil was invited for ‘Inclusive innovations’ exhibition in India which showcased India’s 100 top innovators in 2013.
With Tork team, he is now driving a move towards bringing India’s first electric motorcycle ‘T6X’ soon on road.
E-mobility and emergence of supporting infrastructure, it’s emerging and could disrupt the entire vendor network and supply chain with newer methods of consumption coming main stream. Government has been flip flopping over policy for EV; for now, where is the roadmap? Will it be enticing for OEMs to roll out full blow e-technological products? What […]