Electric vehicles (EVs) are emerging as eco-friendly alternatives to their fossil fuel-based counterparts following the increased awareness about air pollution among the masses. Moreover, surging petrol prices have also compelled the Indian population to consider buying electric scooters or bikes.
Electric two-wheelers have witnessed the most sales in the EV segment, thanks to the many advantages they offer. Apart from providing an absence of engine noise and vibration, electric two-wheelers are highly efficient and do not emit polluting gases. Besides, these machines have low running and maintenance costs.
However, the Indian EV market is yet to achieve its full glory. Here are some of the great electric bikesand scooters in India to buy in 2021.
Bearing the iconic ‘Chetak’ name, Bajaj revamped its offering and launched it as an electric scooter. It gets fully charged in just five hours and provides an impressive range of 95 km. It also has a digital console and odometer that can get connected to your smartphone. Its 3 kWh lithium-ion battery is IP67 water-resistant that is ideal for rainy days.
The Bajaj Chetak has a 3800-watt motor delivering a maximum torque of 16 Nm. It has a top speed of 78 kmph.
The Ultraviolette F77 is a sheen-looking bike packed with amazing features. The model dons a unique modernistic design, perfectly complemented by its power. It sports a howling electric motor with a maximum power of 25 kW (33.5 bhp). Powered by three 4.2 kWh batteries, the bike supports fast charging that can get it juiced up from 0 to 100% in just 1.5 hours.
With a price tag of Rs. 3 lakhs (ex-showroom Delhi), the Ultraviolette F77 is one of the country’s most premium electric bikes. With trustworthy lenders offering loans at affordable bike loan interest rate, you can aid your purchase without spending a large chunk of your savings!
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Revolt RV 400
Equipped with an all-digital instrument cluster, Revolt RV 400 is the first electric bike with Artificial Intelligence (AI) technology. The panel feature houses an odometer, battery indicator, speedometer, and distance to empty, trip meters, etc. Its 3.24 kWh battery gives enough power to cover a distance of up to 150 km on a single charge.
The Ather 450 is as aesthetically pleasing as it is feature-rich. It offers smartphone pairing, navigation support, reverse assist, touchscreen instrument display, internet connectivity and much more. Its aerodynamic design is sure to turn heads on the road. The AI-enabled bike has a 2.7 kWh battery delivering a range of up to 75 km when fully charged.
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