The world has stepped into the world of technology innovation. Everything is being customized as per humans wants them to be. Starting from a smart watch, smart TVs, electric cars to electric scooters.
The world has started revolving around the technologies. Today, you will find that most of the things we used are related to modern technologies in one way or another.
We see new technology innovation every other month. Recently, the new technology that has hit the market is electric-powered scooters. Today, we will be discussing some of the best electric scooters that became popular in 2020.
Bajaj has finally come out and done. They have launched their form of electric scooter in early 2020. They have named it as Bajaj Chetak. They have launched Bajaj Chetak in two variants: Urbane and Premium. They are price one lakh and one lakh and fifty thousand respectively.
Chetak is a prime example of the combination of modern style based on the retro mix. The whole design gives a sense of the classic and elegant look. It has a round LED front light that fits perfectly with its classic atmosphere.
Bajaj Chetak is powered by a 3kWh battery that can be fully charged in 5 hours. The fully charged battery can cover 85 KM in sports mode and 95 KM in economy mode. Whereas, you can reach a top speed of 78 KM per hour. Pretty dope, don’t you think so.
Ather 450X is one of those scooters that give off an aura of a sports bike. Ather 450X is the successor of there Ather 450. The new model has improved its battery capacity to give more lineage and power.
Ather 450X is powered by a 5kWh electric motor that can reach a top speed of 80 KM per hour. It comes with a 3kWh battery that can give a mileage of 75 KM per charge. And if you are running it in the economy more, it can cover up to 85 KMs.
Ather 450X’s launched price is Rs 99,000. The buyers can even choose a charging plan to access the charging points. Currently, the regular plan is Rs 1,699 and the pro plan is Rs 1,999 per month. Buying one of the plans allows you free access to any of the Ather charging grid points.
TVS motors are the second-largest scooter manufacturer in the country and have been there in the market for quite a long period. Also, they were among the first few companies that thought of having electric scooters on the street. Having a vision like that, they started working on producing electric scooter technology.
They succeeded in creating one of the best electric scooters. It was launched in early 2020 with a base price of 1.5 lakhs and is currently available in Karnataka only.
TVS iQube is a powerhouse among all the electric scooter. With a 4.5 kWh electric motor, it can reach a top speed of 78 Km/hr. It has a 4.5 kWh lithium-ion battery that can give be charged within just 5 hours and can give you a mileage of 75 in economy mode.
The Vespa Elettrica is one of the premium electric scooters in the market. It was also featured in the 2020 Auto Expo. the company behind the Vespa Elettrica has never launched anything like this. However, they intend to do with the Vespa Elettrica.
If you will look at the Vespa Elettrica, you will find sesemmblenece with the Bajaj Chetak. They have even incorporated the retro style. It has a 4.3-inch screen display to display all the necessary information and come with the feature to connect with smartphones.
It is powered with a 4 kWh electric motor and comes with two riding modes. With a single full charge of 5 hours, it can travel up to 100KMs.
Hero AE-29 is also one of the few motor vehicles that were showcased during the 2020 Auto Expo. it is relatively less powerful than the other electric scooter we have mentioned above. It comes with a 3kWh eclectic motors that can generate enough power to give Hero AE a top speed of 55 Km/hour.
But don’t go cutting this electric scooter pout of your list. It is the first electric scooter that comes with the Internet Of Things. It caters to features luke anti-theft mechanism, smart lock, reverse assist, and come with a mobile charging port.
The price is yet to be revealed, and it is believed that it will be launched in the next upcoming week.
There you have it. Now you know which electric scooter to look for when you are out there with the intension of buying yourself an electric scooter. Do comment on your thoughts below and let me know what are your thoughts on these electric scooter technology.