Okinawa Ridge electric scooter launched
23rd Jan 2017 5:00 pm
Okinawa Autotech’s electric two-wheeler is priced at Rs 43,702 (ex-showroom, Delhi) and has a top speed of 55kph; more launches expected ahead.
Gurgaon-based Okinawa Autotech has revealed and launched an all-new electric scooter which goes 80-90km on a full charge and can be completely charged in 6-8 hours in normal mode and a couple hours in fast-charge mode.
Priced at Rs 43,702 (ex-showroom, Delhi), Okinawa Autotech’s Ridge develops maximum power of 800W and achieves a top speed of 55kph.
The Ridge comes equipped with utility features such as anti-theft alarm, speedometer, central locking smart controller (with EABS) as well as eco and power modes of operations. According to the manufacturer, the e-scooter, which is shod with alloy wheels, tubeless tyres and a telescopic suspension, can handle rough terrain comfortably.
Commenting on the beginning of their operations, Jeetender Sharma, MD, Okinawa Scooters, said, “Our vision is to be a leading electric two-wheeler manufacturer by offering a solution to people’s daily commuting needs. We have prepared a detailed state-wise expansion plan.”
He said the Ridge will soon be followed by other electric scooters with new features such as accident detection, app-enabled vehicle maintenance, and smart controller-based road positioning.
The Ridge has received approval from ICAT and the government of India for compliance with regulatory standards.