Ola Electric scooter launched at Rs. 99,999
The Ola e-scooter competes with the Ather 450X, Bajaj Chetak and the TVS iQube.
Ola Electric has launched its first e-scooter in India. It is available in S1 and S1 Pro variants, priced at Rs. 99,999 and Rs. 1,29,999 (ex-showroom) respectively.
The scooter will go on sale on September 8. Deliveries will commence from October 2021.
The Ola S1 comes with a 2.98 kWh battery pack that powers a ‘Hyperdrive motor’ that has an output of 11 BHP and 58 Nm. It enables the scooter to reach a claimed top speed of 90 km/h. The S1 can accelerate from 0-60 km/h in 7 seconds.
The S1 has a maximum range of 121 km. The battery can be recharged to 100% in 4 hours 48 minutes using a conventional charging port. With a fast charger, the scooter gets 75 km of range in just 18 minutes.
Ola S1 Pro:
The Ola S1 Pro comes with a 3.97 kWh battery pack that powers the same electric motor as the S1. The S1 Pro is said to sprint from 0-60 km/h in 5 seconds and has a top speed of 115 km/h.
The S1 Pro has a maximum range of 181 km. The battery can be recharged to 100% in 6 hours 30 minutes using a conventional charging port. With a fast charger, the scooter gets 75 km of range in just 18 minutes.
The S1 comes with two riding modes – Normal and Sports, while the S1 Pro has three – Normal Sports and Hyper.
The electric scooter gets a smart vehicle control unit (VCU), with an octa-core processor, 3GB RAM and 4G, Wi-Fi and Bluetooth connectivity. It also comes with a reverse park assist, hill hold system and cruise control on the S1 Pro. Other features include proximity lock/unlock, remote boot lock/unlock, onboard navigation, geo-fencing, mobile phone call and message alerts and an anti-theft alarm system.
The Ola e-scooter is based on a tubular steel frame. The kerb weight of the S1 is 121 kg, while that of the S1 Pro is 125 kg. Both variants get 36-litres of under seat storage.
The scooter is equipped with a single fork suspension at the front and a monoshock at the rear. The braking setup consists of a 220 mm disc brake at the front and a 180 mm disc at the rear. It comes with a combined braking system.
Ola Electric scooter prices (including FAME II subsidy):
- Delhi – Rs. 85,099
- Gujarat – Rs. 79,999
- Maharashtra – Rs. 94,999
- Rajasthan – Rs. 89,968
- All other states – Rs. 99,999
- Delhi – Rs. 1,10,149
- Gujarat – Rs. 1,09,999
- Maharashtra – Rs. 1,24,999
- Rajasthan – Rs. 1,19,138
- All other states – Rs. 1,29,999
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