Okinawa Scooters has expanded its current portfolio by launching the new i-Praise e-scooter. Priced at Rs 1.15 lakhs ex-showroom, the company calls the new i-Praise ‘The Intelligent Scooter’ for its top-of-the-line features.
The prices of petrol-powered two-wheelers are likely to increase slightly as the Government is planning to impose green tax on them. The acquired tax will be utilised in subsidising the development and production of electric two-wheelers. As for the price hike, each petrol two-wheeler is likely to become expensive by around Rs 800-1,000.
Electric two-wheeler manufacturer Okinawa has made an announcement about receiving 450 bookings for their soon to be launched new e-scooter, the i-Praise. The company had allotted the first batch of 500 units for pre-booking for a minimum amount of Rs 5000, which is nearly complete.
In India, the commuter motorcycle segment constitutes the lion share of the two-wheeler market. However, in the past decade, the scooter market has witnessed an impressive growth with several buyers opting for scooters over geared motorcycles.
Ather Energy has launched their first product, the 340 in India at Rs 1.09 lakhs (on-road). The electric scooter faces direct competition from the Okinawa Praise in the country. We find out how the Ather 340 stacks up against its biggest rival-
Okinawa is bullish about touching 10,000 units in the current financial year. The Gurgaon-based electric two-wheeler manufacturer has been operating in the country for just over a year with two products in its portfolio.
Emflux Motors launched the Model 1 in the Indian market at Rs 6 lakhs. The Model 1 is not only the Bengaluru-based start-up’s first product, but also India’s first electric superbike. Here is the photo gallery of the bike from the 2018 Auto Expo-