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Hero Electric Optima

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Hero Electric Optima Model Image
Hero Electric Optima Cyan
Hero Electric Optima Matt Red
Hero Electric Optima Matt Grey
Hero Electric Optima Front three-quarter
Hero Electric Optima Front three-quarter
Hero Electric Optima Rear three-quarter
Hero Electric Optima Front
Hero Electric Optima Front three-quarter
Hero Electric Optima Front three-quarter

Avg. Ex-showroom price

 41,770
EMI 1,420 /month EMI Calculated basis
Down Payment - ₹ 8,354
Interest - 11 %
Tenure - 30 Months
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Hero Electric Optima Summary

Hero Electric Optima Range Range
50 Km
Hero Electric Optima Top Speed Top Speed
25 Kmph
Hero Electric Optima Charging Time Charging Time
8 Hrs
Hero Electric Optima Motor Power (Rated) Motor Power (Rated)
250 W

About Optima

Hero Electric Optima is a scooter available in 4 variants in india. Its lowest version starts from a price of ₹41,770 (ex-showroom) and the top version from a price of ₹85,184 (ex-showroom). Hero Electric Optima generates 250 W power from its motor. Optima takes 8 hrs to get fully charged and can go upto 50 km in one full charge. Both rear and front brakes of Hero Electric Optima are drum brakes. This 86 kg scooter is available in 3 colours.

The Optima is an eco-friendly electric scooter made by Hero Electric. The scooter has a sleek body with a broad comfortable seat. Hero offers the Optima in four variants, Optima LA and Optima LI in the Low Speed Series and the Optima E5 and the Optima ER in the High Speed Series.

Design-wise, all four variants follow the same form featuring a sleek design with a broad comfortable seat. The scooter is suspended by telescopic forks up front and dual shock absorbers at the rear. Braking is done by drum brakes at both ends.

The Low Speed Series models are available with a Lead Acid (LA) and a Lithium-ion (LI) battery, respectively. The former offers a range of 50km on a full charge which takes about eight hours, while the latter offers a range of 65km on a full charge which takes about four hours. Both models are powered by a 250W BDLC motor powered by a 48V/20Ah (48V/28Ah for LI model) and are capable on achieving a top speed of 25kmph.

In the High Speed Series, the Optima E5 and the Optima ER models are powered by a 600W/1200W BDLC hub motor and are capable of achieving a top speed of 40kmph. The Optima E5 features a single battery which returns a range of 55km on a full charge. The Optima ER, on the other hand, comes with dual batteries which extends the range to 110km on a full charge.

Hero Electric offed the Optima in three colour shades Cyan, Matte Red and Matte Grey. The Optima series does not require registration and can be ridden without a number plate or a riding license.

Hero Electric Optima Expert Opinion

  • Good Things

    • Light weight aids easy handling
    • Large wheels offer added stability
    • Features LED headlamps
  • Could be Better

    • Long battery charging time
    • Does not get disc brake even as an option

BikeWale's Take

The Hero Electric Optima could be your first step towards contributing to a better environment with fewer emissions. The battery of the Optima comes w

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ith a range of 70km on a full charge while the 72kg kerb weight aids in easy handling in the city. 

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Hero Electric Optima Colours

Optima Specifications & Features

Specifications

  • Optima Power & Performance Power & Performance
    • Fuel Type
      Electric
    • Max Power
      --
    • Rated Power
      250 W
    • Maximum Torque
      --
    • Transmission
      Automatic
    • Riding Range Maximum distance a petrol bike can travel on a full fuel tank & an electric bike can travel on a full charge
      50 Km
    • Top Speed
      25 Kmph
    • Battery charging time
      8 Hrs
    • Fast charging time
      --
    • Carrying capacity
      --
    • Battery capacity
      1.344 kWh
    • Battery type
      Lead Acid
    • Motor type
      BLDC Hub Motor
    • Charger output
      --
  • Optima Brakes, Wheels & Suspension Brakes, Wheels & Suspension
    • Front Brake Type
      Drum
    • Front Brake Size
      --
    • Rear Brake Type
      Drum
    • Rear Brake Size
      --
    • Calliper Type
      --
    • Front Wheel Size
      16 inch
    • Rear Wheel Size Rear Wheel Size
      16 inch
    • Front Tyre Size
      16 x 3 Inch
    • Rear Tyre Size
      16 x 3 Inch
    • Tyre Type
      Tubed
    • Radial Tyres
      No
    • Wheel Type
      Alloy
    • Front Suspension
      Telescopic Suspension
    • Rear Suspension
      Telescopic Suspension
  • Optima Dimensions & Chassis Dimensions & Chassis
    • Kerb Weight
      86 kg
    • Overall Length
      --
    • Overall Width
      --
    • Overall Height
      --
    • Wheelbase
      --
    • Ground Clearance
      140 mm
    • Seat Height
      --
    • Chassis Type
      Reinforced High Strength Steel Chassis
  • Optima Manufacturer Warranty Manufacturer Warranty
    • Battery warranty
      1 Year
    • Motor warranty
      --

Features

  • Odometer
    Digital
  • Regenerative breaking
    Yes
  • Reverse mode
    No
  • Touch screen display
    No
  • DRLs (Daytime running lights)
    No
  • Mobile App Connectivity
    No
  • GPS & Navigation
    No
  • Central locking system
    No
  • Artificial sound
    No
  • Parking assist
    No
  • Hill Assist
    No
  • Anti theft system
    No
  • Geo fencing
    No
  • Start/stop button
    Yes
  • Braking System CBS, IBS, SBT, UBS, HBS - Combined braking of both front and rear wheel | ABS - Anti-lock breaking system which can be just for front wheel (single channel) or both wheels (dual channel) or can be switched off (switchable) | E-ABS - Electronic assisted braking system | Standard - Cable operated
    CBS
  • USB charging port
    --
  • Front storage box
    --
  • Under seat storage
    --
  • Speedometer
    Digital
  • Tachometer
    No
  • Stand Alarm
    --
  • Stepped Seat
    No
  • No. of Tripmeters
    --
  • Tripmeter Type
    Digital
  • Low Battery Indicator
    Yes
  • Pillion Backrest
    No
  • Pillion Grabrail
    Yes
  • Pillion Seat
    Yes
  • Pillion Footrest
    Yes
  • Start Type
    Electric Start
  • Shift Light
    No
  • Killswitch
    No
  • Clock
    No
  • Headlight Type
    LED Head Lamp
  • Headlight Bulb Type
    --
  • Brake/Tail Light
    Bulb Type
  • Turn Signal
    Bulb
  • Pass Light
    Yes
  • Additional features
    Bag Hook, Round Charging Point, Glove Box, USB Port, Bold Styling, Maximum Comfort, Aerodynamic Body Design, Large & Comfortable Seat, Stylish Wheels

Hero Electric Optima Price

VariantPrice

Optima Lead Acid

41,770

Optima Lithium-Ion

58,944

Optima ER

68,833

Optima E5

85,184

Above mentioned prices are Avg. Ex-showroom.
Hero Electric Optima Price - ₹ 41,770 onwards (Ex-showroom, Mumbai). It is available in 4 versions - Lead Acid, Lithium-Ion, ER and E5. See price of Optima in top cities: Mumbai, Bangalore, Delhi and Lucknow.

Hero Electric Optima User Reviews

4 (113 ratings) 37 reviews
  • 4

    Visual Appeal

  • 3

    Reliability

  • 4

    Comfort

  • 3

    Service Experience

  • 3

    Value for Money

  • 3
    Hero optima li low speed
    3 months ago by Celestine, Chennai

    The buying experience was just amazing. I was hoping to buy a scooter that helps my spouse to learn riding a scooter. It is really helping my spouse.

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  • 3
    Satisfying looks but not as good battery
    3 months ago by Abhinav, Karnal

    Buying experience was quite satisfying. Riding experience for starting 2 months was good but suspension was not as good for little bit broken roads .

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      28 kmpl

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  • 5
    My views about optima
    3 months ago by Ayush Raj, Saran

    This electric scooty is best for college students and official works .It is available in many colours . It can get full charge in 3-4hours and can giv

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    • Got mileage of

      80 kmpl

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