Grab offers customers an electric ride


( – This weekend, Grab in partnership with Green Tech Malaysia, is offering Grab users to test-drive the Tesla Model S 85 for the first time. This car accelerates from 0 to 100 km/h in 2.8 seconds and has a top speed of 250 km/h. It has been awarded a five-star safety rating.

“This is a huge milestone for us to be able to partner with Green Tech Malaysia and support their efforts to enhance awareness on the feasibility and benefits of EVs. And we are excited to offer our passengers this once-in- a-lifetime ride experience in the world’s best electric vehicle (EV), Tesla Model S 85. The Tesla Model S 85 is a bespoke state of the art car and represents the car of the future.” said Jaygan Fu, Country Head of Grab Malaysia.

Speaking on the partnership, Ir. Ahmad Hadri Haris, Group Chief Executive Officer of GreenTech Malaysia said, “In support of the Government’s vision to develop sustainable transportation for the country, GreenTech Malaysia has been promoting and raising awareness about the role of EVs to key decision makers and the general public.”

Beginning on Friday, Oct 14 to Sunday, Oct 16 from 10am to 6pm, Grab users can book a ride in the Tesla Model S 85 via the special icon for only RM15 per ride. In addition to that, as a surprise bonus, one of the cars will be driven by celebrity DJ J.J. Fernandez.

It is available in selected areas in Klang Valley, and the ride is only applicable for GrabPay users, Grab’s cashless debit/credit payment platform.

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