Electric Bikes in India: In today’s world, due to the coronavirus epidemic and keeping social distancing. People are now intending to use their private vehicle instead of public transport. As the demand for private vehicles is increasing day by day, the traffic is also increasing. In metro cities like Mumbai, Delhi, etc., where there is traffic all the time, buying two-wheelers at these places makes more sense. The future is electric and in city day to day commute EV is a great choice. It is easy to charge, more efficient and powerful than most of the mid-range two-wheelers. In 2020, Many Electric Bikes and Scooters are available in India. In case you are also planning to a new electric two-wheeler for yourself. Then this post might be helpful for you. In this post, we will tell you about Best Electric Bikes in India with a decent driving range.
List of Best Electric Bikes and Scooters in India 2020
Bajaj Chetak Electric
Bajaj has re-entered in the scooter market after 14 Year by launching its Legendary Classic Chetak in new Avatar. It’s an all-new electric scooter from Bajaj with an old name. It’s a good looking scooter which looks very similar to the Piaggio Vespa but still, we like its overall retro design. It is the first electric scooter in the Indian market that comes with a metal body instead of a plastic body. The Chetak Electric gets the newly Horseshoe Designed LED Headlamps with DRLs and LED Taillamps. It also gets the retro-looking Bluetooth-enabled instrument cluster and User will also get a dedicated smartphone app indicating battery status, location and range. For Easy manoeuvring in tight parking spots, it also features a reverse gear.
The Bajaj Chetak Electric is powered by 3KwH Battery and Electric Motor which produces 4080 watts (peak), 3800 watts (continuous) power and 16nm of torque. Both Battery and Motor gets water and dust resistance IP67 Rating. It gets Eco and Sport Mode which changes according to a twist of the throttle. Bajaj Claims Chetak LEctic can deliver 95Km+ Range in Eco mode and up to 85Km of Range in Sport Mode. Buyers will also get a complimentary home charger with the Scooter. The Bajaj Chetak is currently sold through digital channels and selected KTM Dealerships.
Bajaj Chetak Price and Variants
Chetak Urbane – Rs. 1 Lakhs (Ex-Showroom Delhi)
Chetak Premium – Rs. 1.15 Lakhs (Ex-Showroom Delhi)
Revolt RV 400 – Electric Bike in India
The Revolt has made its Debut with the First AI Motorcycle, RV 400. It was the first Proper Electric Bike in India which claims ARAI Certified up to 150Km of Drive range. The Revolt RV 400 is a feature-rich vehicle that gets remote start functionality and other connected features through a dedicated My Revolt App. The Revolt App also shows Travel History, Statistics, Charging Status, Battery Percentage etc. The RV 400 gets power from a 72V 3.24kWh lithium-ion battery. The battery takes almost 4.5 hours to charge completely using a 15A socket.
While the main plus point of this Electric bike is that, It gets the swappable battery. It means, when you are in a hurry and bike’s charging is low in such case you can simply swap the battery at the Revolt Swap station. It comes with a full-LCD instrument cluster with 4G connectivity. For Ease, it has also get keyless ignition. It gets the Combined Brake System (CBS) for Safety. The Top Speed of this Electric Bike is 85Kmph. Revolt is offering RV 400 at a great EMI Package under My Revolt Plan. In this Plan, Buyers can purchase bike by paying Rs. 3999 Monthly Installments for 37 Months.
Revolt RV 400 Variants and Prices
RV 400 Premium – Rs. 98,999
RV 400 STD – Rs. 1.04 Lakhs
Ather launched the 450X in January 2020 as an updated version of the Ather 450. It was India’s first proper electric scooter with a decent range. On the other hand, 450X is its latest Model and gets more features. It can do 0kmph to 40Kmph in just 3.3 seconds while the top speed is 80kmph. Its electric motor produces 4.4 ps of power & 26Nm of Torqueand takes almost 4.2 hours to get full charged using the regular home charger. Ather claims it can give up to 85Km Range once fully charged. The 450X gets four driving modes Eco, Ride, Sport and Warp mode.
One of the main highlights of this electric scooter is its 7 inch Android Dashboard. It comes with a 7-inch touchscreen dashboard with inbuilt 4G sim card and Bluetooth connectivity so that you can pair your smartphone to get ride statistics and other data. It also gets some first in segment features like voice assistant, welcome lights, call control, music control and theft/tow detection. The Ather 450X gets the telescopic suspension at the front and mono-shock absorbers at the rear. It is also equipped with LED Taillights, LED Headlamps, LED Indicators and Under-seat Storage LED light.
Ather 450x Variants and Price in India
450X Subscription-Based Pricing– Rs. 99,000 (Ex-Showroom Delhi)
450X Upfront Pricing – Rs 1.45 Lakhs (On-Road)
That’s it in this post of Electric Bikes in India in 2020. If you have any questions regarding Electric vehicle then please comment down below. There are many New EVs are going to be launched in the Indian market very soon including Honda Activa Electric, TVS iQube etc. Stay connected with us for the latest news of electric bikes and scooters.