In the year 2022 top brands launched their electric scooters or bikes in India. The Best 10 among them are 1. Bajaj Chetak EV 2. Hero Optima 3. Okinawa iPraise+ 4. Ather 450X 5. E Pluto 7G 6. Revolt RV400 7. TVS IQube 8. Okinawa Ridge+ 9. Hero Electric Photon and 10. Simple One Electric Scooter. All of them are excellent in their respective segments.
But sometimes we confuse to choose the best scooter or bike from all these models. Here I definitely try to give you the top 10 electric scooters or bikes which will be best for you after hours of research. On the other hand, the government also trying its best to push for electric mobility and offer some government incentives also which can help the owner.
Purchasing an electric bike or scooter is a little bit sensitive or tricky. There are some important factors you need to understand to make a better decision before you choose the best. The key factors are explained in short below:
- Battery and Charging System: It is the capacity of the battery installed in that electric vehicle that determines the performance and affects the buying decision. Like How much take time to fully charge and the fast charging function are most important among others.
- Speed and Range: The main and foremost thing is the maximum speed it can achieve and also the range (KM) of that vehicle means how long distance it will cover in a single charge. This helps you to decide the tour plans.
- Price and Taxes: Price is always the key factor when you go for purchasing electric cars or bikes. It is always better to check the facilities that come with that vehicle are worthy enough in that segment. To give a good investment in an electric vehicle you must consider government incentives, brand discounts, and sometimes from various loan companies.
- Technology: It is an important factor too when deciding to buy an electric vehicle whether all the modern technologies are equipped with that vehicle or not.
10 Best Electric Scooters in 2022 in India
1. Bajaj Chetak Electric scooter
Bajaj is one of the largest two-wheeler manufacturing companies in India. The Bajaj Chetak Electric Scooter is launched in India in the year 2020. It is one of the most highly anticipated electric bikes. The Price is Rs. 1.00 – 1.15 Lakh * available with premium model and with 4 colors -Hazelnut, Velluto Russo (Red), Indigo Metallic (Blue), and Brooklyn Black.
|Motor Power||4080 W||Charging Time||5 Hours|
|Max Torque||16.2 Nm@ 1400 rpm||Range||95 KM/Charge|
|Battery Capacity||50.4 V/ 60.4 Ah||Battery Warranty||3 Years, 50000 KM|
|Top Speed||63 KM per hour||Mobile Connectivity||Bluetooth|
|Additional Features||Glove Box 4L, Touch Sensitive Switches||Break Type(Front/Rear)||Disc/Drum|
2. Hero Electric Optima CX Dual Battery
Hero Electric is India’s first and largest manufacturer of the electric 2-wheelers segment. The approximate price of this model is Rs. 77,490/- *. This model is available in 4 colors.
|Motor Power||1200 W||Charging Time||4-5 Hours|
|Max Torque||Not Available||Range||140 KM/Charge|
|Battery Capacity||51.2 V/ 30 Ah||Battery Warranty||3 Years|
|Top Speed||45 KM per hour||Mobile Connectivity||Not Available|
|Additional Features||Alloy Wheels, Tube Tyre||Break Type(Front/Rear)||Drum/Drum|
3. Okinawa iPraise+ Electric Bike
Okinawa Autotech is a 100% Indian electric two-wheeler manufacturing company. The company offers many features with this model. The Price is Rs. 1.05 Lakh * with 3 different colors Glossy Red Black, Glossy Golden Black, and Glossy Silver Black.
|Motor Power||2500 W||Charging Time||4-5 Hours|
|Max Torque||Not Available||Range||139 KM/Charge|
|Battery Capacity||3.3 kWh||Battery Warranty||3 Years, 30000 KM|
|Top Speed||58 KM per hour||Mobile Connectivity||Bluetooth|
|Additional Features||Micro Charger with Auto-cut, |
Road Side Assistance, Tubeless Tyre
4. Ather 450X
All Electric. Everything you imagined your next ride to be and beyond. The Ather 450X. The Price Rs. 1.18 – 1.38 Lakh *
|Motor Power||6000 W||Charging Time||5 Hours|
|Fast Charging||Yes||Range||116 KM/Charge|
|Battery Capacity||2.6 kWh||Battery Warranty||3 Years|
|Top Speed||80 KM per hour||Mobile Connectivity||Bluetooth|
|Additional Features||Riding Modes, Auto Indicator Off,|
4G LTE, Navigation, Vehicle State
Tracking, Smart Helmet Integration
5. E Pluto 7G
E Pluto 7G, from PURE EV Company, is a premium electric scooter in India designed to give the most comfortable ride experience. The Price is Rs. 86,999/- *. It is available in 6 colors.
|Motor Power||2200 W||Charging Time||4 Hours|
|Anti Theft Alarm||Yes||Range||90 – 120 KM/Charge|
|Battery Capacity||60 V/ 2.5 kWh||Battery Warranty||2 Years|
|Top Speed||60 KM per hour||Display||Digital|
|Additional Features||Smart Lock, Twist Throttle, Blinkers||Break Type(Front/Rear)||Disc/Drum|
6. Revolt RV400
Revolt Motors is the next generation mobility company that is created for the smart world. First AI enabled bikes or scooters were introduced by Revolt. The cost of this model is Rs. 1.24 Lakh *.
|Motor Power||3000 W||Charging Time||4.5 Hours|
|Max Torque||170 Nm||Range||150 KM/Charge|
|Battery Capacity||72 V/ 3.24 kWh||Battery Warranty||Standard|
|Top Speed||85 KM per hour||Mobile Connectivity||Bluetooth|
|Additional Features||RBS, Portable Charging,|
Fast Charging, Central Lock
7. TVS IQube Scooter
TVS Motor has present globally, including Middle East, Africa, SE Asia, etc. TVS Motor Company is the third-largest 2-wheeler company in India also is the 2nd largest exporter in India. The Price of this scooter is Rs. 1.38 Lakh*.
|Motor Power||4400 W||Charging Time||6 Hours|
|Max Torque||140 Nm||Range||75 KM/Charge|
|Battery Capacity||2.25 kWh||Battery Warranty||3 Years|
|Top Speed||78 KM per hour||Mobile Connectivity||Bluetooth|
|Additional Features||Q-park assist, Over-Speed Alert,|
Battery Charge status, Smart Ride Stats
8. Okinawa Ridge+
One of the sophisticated electric scooters launched by the company. The Price is approx Rs. 70,935/- *. This model has 2 variants- Okinawa Ridge+ and Okinawa Ridge+(without GPS).
|Motor Power||1700 W||Charging Time||3 Hours|
|Drive Type||Belt Drive||Range||84 KM/Charge|
|Battery Capacity||1.75 kWh||Battery Warranty||3 Years, 30000 KM|
|Top Speed||45 KM per hour||Mobile Connectivity||Bluetooth|
|Additional Features||Secure Parking, Battery Info,|
Speed Alert, Driver Score
9. Hero Electric Photon
Hero Electric is the market leader in the Indian Electric 2-Wheeler Industry. The company came back with this model into the market with two different color variants available viz Mat Black and Beige. The Price is approx Rs. 80,790/-*.
|Motor Power||1200 – 1800 W||Charging Time||5 Hours|
|Drive Type||Hub Motor||Range||108 KM/Charge|
|Battery Capacity||72 V/ 26 Ah||Battery Warranty||3 Years|
|Top Speed||45 KM per hour||Mobile Connectivity||Not Available|
|Additional Features||Anti Theft Alarm, Battery Indicator||Break Type(Front/Rear)||Drum/Drum|
10. Simple One Electric Scooter
India’s first premium affordable EV. Proudly made in India, by Indians, for the world. The Price of this electric scooter is Rs. 1.09 – 1.44 Lakh*.
|Motor Power||4500 W||Charging Time||4 Hours|
|Max Torque||72 Nm||Range||236 KM/Charge|
|Battery Capacity||6.4 kWh||Battery Warranty||3 Years|
|Top Speed||105 KM per hour||Mobile Connectivity||Bluetooth, WiFi|
|Additional Features||Remote Access, 2 Removable Batteries,|
Hope you can now decide the best electric scooter or bike which suits you best after reading this article. You can also comment your thoughts below.