tech2 News StaffAugust 15, 2021 16:59:30 IST
Bengaluru-based start-up Simple Energy has finally unveiled its first electric scooter on India’s 75th Independence Day. It’s called Simple One and follows hot on the heels of the just-launched Ola Electric S1 scooter. However, Simple promises to connect the Ola S1 to the range, and Simple Energy says the e-scooter has a range of up to 236 km on the Indian Driving Cycle (IDC), which is significantly higher than Ola’s claimed range of 181 km.
The Simple One has a detachable 4.8 kWh lithium-ion battery that uses an electric motor that generates 7 kW and 72 Nm of torque. The simple is said to accelerate from 0 to 40 km / h in just 3.05 seconds and has a top speed of 105 km / h. It drives 12-inch wheels, has 30 liters of storage space under the seat and weighs 110 kg.
It is offered in a total of four colors – Brazen Black, Namma Red, Grace White and Azure Blue.
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