The number of electric vehicles in India is increasing, thus the vehicles in India are available in different shapes and sizes in the market. To help you find the best electric scooter, we have put together a list of the top 10 electric scooters offered in India. The list includes e-scooters from both new and established businesses. Apart from being eco-friendly, these scooters are less expensive to maintain and run than their ICE variants.
LML Star – Upcoming Star Electric Scooter
This information is being given as the latest information about it was provided on Wednesday, 13 April, as LML has started nominating dealers across the country for the new Star electric scooter. This means that you will soon see these electric scooters running on the roads. Its 50 dealers will be opened in the initial phase. This scooter will be launched in September 2023. The booking of the scooter started only last year. The Star will include exclusive features including headlights with LED projectors, 360-degree cameras, and even haptic feedback. The riding range of LML Star will be between 100 to 125 km(s).
|Max Speed||85 km/h|
Liger X – Mumbai-Based Ev Startup’s Scooter
When the Auto Expo took place in 2023, Mumbai-based EV startup Liger Mobility showcased its unique self-balancing electric scooter. Bookings for the e-scooter, which is reportedly the world’s first self-balancing e-scooter, are expected to begin in mid-2023. Liger Mobility claims that the self-balancing technology was created internally by the business with the intention of supporting riders at slow speeds or when they are stationary.
|Max Speed||65 km/h|
Ather Energy 450x Gen 3
The price of Ather 450X with Pro pack is very interesting. In Delhi, Ather 450X with Pro Pack is priced at Rs. 1.45 lakh (ex-showroom).
Hero Electric Optima CX (Dual-battery)
Hero Electric, not to be confused with Hero MotoCorp, is a trusted name that continues to be the most talked about name in the electric vehicle space today. In fact, the Sohinder Singh Gill-led company is the name that comes to mind when it comes to electric scooters. Talking about the most reliable electric scooter of this company, the name Hero Electric Optima CX comes. The dual-battery variant of the scooter boasts an impressive certified range of 140 km per charge cycle.
|Max Speed||45 km/h|
Bajaj Chetak has been a very popular slogan in the last few years and the company is about to bring the same name back to the market in electric form. The design of the scooter is a beautiful amalgamation of its historical tradition and contemporary elegance. Talking in terms of figures, it offers a maximum range of 108 km, and the battery life is estimated to be around 70,000 km.
|Max Speed||80 km/h|
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Ola Electric S1 Pro
Although the Ola S1 didn’t get the start many were hoping for, it’s still one of the best options available, at least on paper. There are two variants of scooters offered, the Ola S1 and the Ola S1 Pro. The Ola S1 Pro has a range of 181 km on a single charge, while the regular Ola S1 has an ARAI-certified range of 121 km. However, in the real world, the limit is probably much lower. According to Ola, the actual range of the S1 Pro scooter is 135 km, which can only be reached under specified conditions.
|Max Speed||90 km/h|
Hero Vida V1
This month, Hiermotocorp sub-brand Vida unveiled its first electric scooter, the Vida V1, which is available in two variants. This scooter is available in Vida V1 Plus and Vida V1 Pro models. Talking about the features and specifications, both the models have a top speed of 80 km/h, but the V1 Pro can accelerate from 0 to 40 km/h in 3.2 seconds while the V1 Plus needs 3.4 seconds.
|Max Speed||80 km/h|
TVS iQube ST
TVS iQube ST Electric, if its design is seen, it looks quite conventional. For starters, the iQube ST has one of the largest boot spaces, allowing you to fit two full-size helmets for you and your co-passenger. However, that’s not all, the scooter has a maximum riding range of 110 km in performance mode and 145 km in economy mode. This scooter is one of the best performing electric scooters in the market as it delivers a decent ride of 82 km/h when used at the latter; speed reached.
|Max Speed||82 km/h|
Bounce Infinity E1
With the company’s Battery-as-a-Service or BaaS arrangement, you can buy a Bounce Infinity E1 scooter for a significantly lower price, even if you don’t end up paying the full retail price. The plans also include a swappable battery option which costs Rs 35 for each switch and a monthly subscription fee starts from Rs 849. This brings down the actual cost of the Bounce Infinity E1 to Rs 0.65 per km.
|Max Speed||65 km/h|
The Simple One is a new electric scooter that looks similar to the Ather 450X and the Hero Vida V1 as it is sleek and athletic. The business’s official website is now the Simple One made available for sale after various delays. The features and drivetrain of the e-scooter include an 8.5kW motor with a maximum torque output of 72Nm.
|Max Speed||105 km/h|