Electric vehicles have a wide range of options for buyers. An electric bike or scooter gives you the liberty to use the vehicle without looking for a gas station. But before you get an electric bike, there are several things you should keep in mind. When you are looking for an electric bike, things like range, speed, battery capacity, technology, features, and style should be considered. These are some new electric vehicles that have some amazing features.
Popular Electric Bikes.
- Revolt RV400
Revolt RV400 is one of the best electric bikes out there. It is a regular sports commuter motorcycle that comes with a 4kW electric motor and offers 170 Nm torque with a top speed of 85 kms/hr. On a single charge, the bike riding range comes up to 150 kms. Revolt RV400 comes with a removable battery and fully charges in 5 hours. This is an AI-enabled electric motorcycle, that has a muscular design and comes with features like a side stand sensor, combi brake system, and artificial motorcycle sounds.
Price: Rs 1.24 lakhs.
- Bajaj Chetak
Bajaj Chetak is one of the most popular scooter brands in India. Due to some reasons, they had to stop manufacturing the scooters. Now, they got a second life with its new electric avatar. Bajaj Chetak has recently launched two electric vehicle variants that are urbane and premium. You can travel up to 95 kms on a single charge and it takes 5 hours to fully charge from a regular power socket. The top speed of the Bajaj Chetak electric vehicle is 78 km/h.
Price: Rs 1 Lakh- 1.49 Lakhs.
- Komaki Ranger
Komaki Ranger is a unique electric motorcycle that is styled in the format of a cruiser. It comes with a 3.6 kWh battery and it has a maximum range of 200 km on a single charge. The bike comes with an attractive look and amazing balance and it is equipped with a 4 kW BLDC motor that gives it a claimed top speed of 80 km/h. Komaki Ranger has amazing features like the faux exhaust system, LED lights, and speakers to produce an artificial engine sound.
Price: Rs 1.74 Lakhs.
- TVS iQube
TVS iQube 2022 comes with three variants that are iQube, iQube S, and iQube ST. Right now, iQube ST isn’t available yet, the remaining two models are available in the market. iQube and iQube S are equipped with a 3.4 kWh battery and offer a claimed range of 100 kms on a single charge. The battery can be fully charged in 2 hours and 50 minutes with a 950 kW output. TVS iQube electric bikes have features like a smart HMI controller, smart LED headlight, large touchscreen displays, turn-by-turn navigation, and music control.
Price: Rs 96,510 – Rs 1.25 Lakhs.
- Pure EV E Pluto 7G
Pure EV E Pluto 7G is a new electric bike that comes with a 2.5 kWh battery pack. The E Pluto bike comes with a range of 120 kms on a single charge. The bike accelerates from 0 to 40 km/h in just 5 seconds. Some other amazing features of Pure EV E Pluto 7G are an LED headlamp, a digital instrument cluster, and controls to change riding modes. The battery fully charges for up to 4 hours and the battery unit is removable so that you can charge it at home.
Price: Rs 93,000/-
- Ola S1 and S1 Pro
You might have heard about Ola S1 and S1 Pro for all the wrong reasons. The company has admitted that there are some issues with the software and production work. They are sorting out the problems now, but, Ola S1 and S1 Pro are quite the best ones when you look at their features. Ola S1 comes with a range of 121 kms on a single charge, while S1 Pro comes with 181 kms. The top speed of the Ola S1 is 90 kms, and the S1 Pro is 150 kms. Ola S1 and S1 Pro come with a proximity unlock, a giant dashboard, and voice control features.
Price: Rs 99,000- 1.29 Lakhs.
- Bounce Infinity E1
Infinity E1 is the first electric scooter from a Bengaluru-based EV startup company. The scooter comes with a unique battery as a service option in which the customers can buy the electric bike with battery and charger or they can opt for a battery pack on a rental basis. The electric bike is equipped with a 2 kWh lithium-ion battery with a certified range of 85 kms per single charge. The top speed of this vehicle is 65 km/h and it fully charges in 4 – 5 hours.
Price: Rs 45,000- 70,000/-
- Simple One
Simple One is another Bengaluru-based EV company. The electric bike comes with a range of 235 kms on a single charge and if you take up the additional battery pack, the range increases to 300 kms. The bike comes with a 1.6 kWh battery and an 8.5 kW motor. The simple electric bike comes with amazing features like onboard navigation, riding modes, a phone app, call and music control, and much more. The bike comes in four colours: Brazen Black, Namma Red, Azure Blue, and Grace White.
Price: Rs 1.44 lakhs
Conclusion: These are some of the popular electric bikes, that are alternatives to vehicles powered by petrol and diesel. Electric vehicles have higher efficiency than ICE vehicles, and they come with zero emissions and low maintenance.