Electric Vehicles are the next big you all will have an eye on. Whether it is Electric Car, Electric SUV or Electric Scooters / Bikes.
The battery charged bikes are not new to the Indian market.
What are the best electric scooters in India 2020?
Let’s get into this to find it out,
Hero, India’s largest manufacturer of scooters/bikes in the country, has already launched the electric scooter/bikes in the past.
But that was the old versions of electrically charged bikes.
And seriously, it didn’t even have any impact on the two-wheeler industry.
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Now, the next level version is fully enforced.
Each brand is trying to be at their best and come out with one of the best electric scooters in India 2020.
Providing best and fully loaded features in their scooters/bikes.
Let’s just discuss the best brands and their features-
The first brand on our list is Hero
Hero Electric Photon 48V
An electric scooter launched by Hero Electric. Hero Electric Photon 48V launched by the company in India in June 2018.
Photon 48V goes 80km on a full charge and it takes around 4 – 5 hours for a full charge.
Drum brakes are offered in Hero Electric Photon 48V in front and rear by the company. The wheel size is 254 mm in Hero Electric. It is available in 2 colours. It is indeed, one of the best electric scooters in India 2020.
Ex-showroom Price- INR 65,700
|Distance Range||80 km/charge|
|Charge Time||4 – 5 hours|
|Warranty Period||3 Years|
The Bajaj Chetak stands apart from all other electric scooters due to the use of a solid metal body instead of the fiber body. The Bajaj Chetak has been launched in India.
The chetak electric scooter is available in 2 variants “Urbane and Premium”.
The top model is more expensive than the base variant worth Rs 15000.
The Premium variant’s Delivery will begin at the end of February 2020. The Urbane variant’s delivery will be commenced by May 2020.
The Chetak will be first seen in the showrooms of Pune and after that in Bengaluru.
The Bajaj Chetak variants will be sold via Probiking dealerships. While the customers can easily go to the official website and book one.
Let’s now check the features of Bajaj Chetak electric scooter:
- LED lighting
- Digital instrument console,
that reflects the speed of the vehicle, Distance range and Battery status
- Keyless ignition.Bajaj chetak gets a 4kW electric motor and 2 ride modes – Eco and Sport.
The company claims a distance range of 95km in a single charge. It has a reverse mode too. Disk brakes are alloted in the scooter.
The company is providing a home charging port for free.
This is also one of the best electric scooters in India 2020.
EX showroom price- INR 115,000.
|Distance Range||95 km/charge|
|Charge Time||5 Hours|
Revolt RV 400
Revolt RV 400 is an electric bike manufactured by Revolt Motors.
The company is founded by the co-founder of Micromax Rahul Sharma.
Revolt RV 400 is the first bike, just unveiled by the company alongside RV 300.
Revolt Motors will launch dealerships in cities – Hyderabad, Ahmedabad, Pune.
In Pune, the distribution of the Revolt RV 400 has already begun a few months back.
Revolt motors have also changed the way of buying a bike.
Customers who prefer EMI payment method can easily buy RV400 at a very minimal amount for just Rs 3,499 p.m with a time duration of 37 months for the base variant of Revolt RV 400. The Top variant costs around Rs 3,999 for the same period of time.
India’s first all-electric motorcycle.
The company also has offered a one-time payment at just Rs 98,999 (ex-showroom price, Delhi).
Looking at the features, Revolt RV 400 gets these:-
- Comes with a LED headlamp,
- Fully digital instrument cluster,
- 4G connectivity.
Moreover, the customers get to choose from 4 different exhausts and some can be downloaded with the help of applications.
Revolt RV 400 can travel a distance above 150km on a full charge, its top speed goes up to 85 kmph.
Specifications of bike
|Distance Range||150 km/charge|
|Charge Time||3 – 4.5 Hours|
A Bangalore Based Indian Electric Vehicle Company, Ather Energy India.
Ather 450x is an electric scooter launched at an Ex-showroom price of Rs.135,000 in January 2020 by the company in India.
Ather 450X can travel a distance of 85km on full charge. It takes around 4.18 hours to full charge.
Disc Brakes are alloted to both, on front and rear in Ather 450X. The wheel size of Ather 450x is 406.4 mm.
This also comes in the best electric scooters in India 2020 list. There are 4 variants available in Ather 450X and also in 3 colours.
|Distance Range||85 km/charge|
|Charge Time||4.18 Hours|
|Warranty Period||3 Years|
TVs iQube electric Scooter
TVS has also arrived in the segment of electric bikes. Launching the iQube electric scooter from TVS.
By paying a token amount of INR 5000, on the company’s official web portal and select the respective dealerships near you for bookings.
The distribution of the vehicle will start on January 27, 2020.
The fully loaded TVS iQube comes with equipped features which include several attractive features :
- Full-colored digital display which gets connected to smartphones,
- LED lights, Under the seat lights,
- Logo close to the drivetrain,
- Socket for USB charging,
- Regenerative Braking,
- Q-Park Assist
As the vehicle can be connected to your smartphone, you get to use some more features offered by scooter like Check Ride History/status, Emergency alerts, alerts at the time of overspeeding, Battery Status, Previous parking location, Navigation, Calls/ SMS Alerts.
The company claims a top speed of 78kmph on TVS iQube.
On a full charge, it can travel upto 75km. It picks up the speed from 0 to 40kmph in 4.2 seconds.
The company offers a warranty for 3-year or upto 50,000 km.
It is one of the best electric scooters in India 2020.
Ex-showroom price INR 105,000
|Distance Range||75 km/charge|
|Charge Time||5 Hours|
|START||Self Start Only|
|Digital Fuel Indicator||Not Available|
|Warranty Period||3 years|
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