The demand for electric vehicles in the Indian auto market is increasing day by day. According to some media reports, by 2035, electric vehicles can capture a quarter of the market. Indian-origin electric scooter maker Ola can soon launch one of its scooters in the market. According to reports, the company can launch a new variant of the scooter called Ola S1 soon. However, no official announcement has been made by the company regarding this yet.
If the news is to be believed, the company can make this electric scooter by looking at the budget of the middle class people. Let me tell you, this scooter can directly compete with scooters like Ather 450X, TVS iQube Electric.
Ola S1 Features
If sources are to be believed, in the name of some different and new features, this electric scooter can be given some different features like dark mode on display, remote access and ride statics (which shows the correct route of the customers). At the same time, the electric scooter can be given a combi brake system for braking system, further features like LED tall light and digital speedometer, tripmeter, fast charging facility, Bluetooth WiFi connectivity, and clock.
In the new variant of Ola S1, the company can install an 8500 watt powerful motor. At the same time, it can give a 4.8 kilowatt (kWh) battery. Which can take about 1.30 hours to fully charge. Once fully charged, the scooter can travel up to 250 kilometers. Customers can charge this scooter at home as well as at the charging station. This electric scooter can run at a maximum speed of 100 kilometers per hour (105 kmph).
How much can Ola S1 cost?
Two variants of this electric scooter are already present in the market. Both variants have different prices. The on-road price of the first variant (Simple One STD) is Rs 98000, while the on-road price of the second variant (Simple One Extra Range) is Rs 1.12 lakh. If sources are to be believed, the price of the scooter of the new variant can be higher than the price of these two.