Ebikes are electric bikes. They look the same as a normal bike and can be ridden the same way, but they have a battery and a small electric motor which makes it easier. Ebikes are cheaper to run and easier to use than motorbikes and mopeds, and far cheaper to upgrade. They don’t need petrol, tax or insurance and can be run on just a few pence a week, depending on how often you use it. Here we introduce the Top 5 Best Electric Two-Wheelers.
E-bikes can significantly lower the traffic on the roads, cutting down the time required to get to places. Ebikes are eco-friendly by lowering air pollution as it does not contain any type of fuel. If you are searching for electric bikes here are the top 5 electric bikes having outstanding features. So if you are planning to buy a new electric two-wheeler, your search ends here.
1. Ather 450x
Ather 450X is an electric scooter available at a starting price of Rs. 1,40,157 in India. Available in 2 variants 450x and 450 plus and 3 colors with top variant price starting from Rs. 1,59,168. Ather 450X generates 3300 W power from its motor. With both front and rear disc brakes, Ather 450X comes up with a combined braking system of both wheels.
The 450X has priced at Rs 1.59 lakh while the 450 Plus is available at Rs 1.49 lakh (both ex-showroom Bengaluru prices). The electric motor on the 450X produces 6kW (8.04bhp) and 26Nm. It accelerates from 0-40kmph in 3.3 seconds and promises a range of up to 85km.
The styling cues are similar to the standard 450, and the Ather 450X and Ather 450 Plus continue to feature an apron mounted headlight, full-LED lighting, a Bluetooth-enabled (4.2) touchscreen instrument cluster, music & call controls, integrated 4G LTE SIM connectivity, digital document storage, and onboard navigation. The Ather 450X is currently available for pre-order in Ahmedabad, Bengaluru, Chennai, Coimbatore, Delhi, Hyderabad, Kochi, Kolkata, Kozhikode, Mumbai, and Pune.
2. TVS I Cube
The price of TVS iQube Electric starts at Rs. 1,38,286. TVS iQube Electric is available in a single variant – iQube Electric STD which comes at a price tag of Rs. 1,38,286.
The TVS iQube electric scooter features an all-LED lighting system, a TFT instrument cluster, and smartphone connectivity. Using this, one can access features like navigation assist, geo-fencing, range, charge status, ride statistics, and Overspeed alert. For better performance, the company also offers a USB charging port and a boot light as standard.
TVS claims the electric scooter can reach a top speed of 78kmph while 0-40kmph acceleration takes 4.2 seconds. It offers a claimed range of 75km and takes 6-7 hours to charge completely using a 5A charging socket. The electric scooter weighs 118kg curb. TVS offers a 3-year/50,000km warranty on the iQube.
3. Bajaj Chetak
Bajaj Chetak is an electric scooter available at a starting price of Rs. 1,39,301 in India. It is available in 2 variants and 6 colors with a top variant price starting from Rs. 1,42,297. Bajaj Chetak generates 3800 W power from its motor.
the Bajaj Chetak is equipped with an electric motor that draws its power from a 3kWh IP67 rated lithium-ion battery. The power rating of its motor is 4kW (peak) and 3.8kW (continuous) with 16Nm of peak torque.
Bajaj claims that the battery will last for about 70,000km before a replacement is needed. Bajaj is offering the Chetak electric scooter in two variants, Urbane and Premium. Meanwhile, the color palette that is available on the Chetak comprises six options — white, pink, black, yellow, red, and blue. Competitors of Bajaj chetak are Ather 450 and the Okinawa i-Praise in terms of price.
Okinawa i-Praise is an electric scooter available at a starting price of Rs. 1,07,184 in India. It is available in only 1 variant and 3 colors.
Okinawa i-Praise generates 1000 W power from its motor. The biggest one is the detachable battery, which is a Lithium-ion unit that can be taken to the owner’s house to be charged via a 5A power socket. It has a charge time of 2-3 hours.
The features list includes geo-fencing, virtual speed limit, curfew hours, doubt battery health tracker, SOS notifications, trips, GPS, maintenance and insurance reminder, and vehicle status. Only 500 units of the i-Praise will be manufactured in the first batch, and 450 of those have already been booked, despite the eye-watering Rs 1.15 lakh ex-showroom price.
Revolt RV400 price in India is ranging between Rs.1,29,463 to Rs.1,61,077 RV400 is available in 2 variants RV400 Base & RV400 Premium.
The new Revolt RV 400 features the 3 kW of an electric motor having 170 Nm of instant torque as well as a lithium-ion battery of 3.24kW. It gets a muscular tank and beefy tank extensions along with a fairing that covers components like the motor and battery.
At the rear, it uses a bolt-on subframe with a one-piece seat. It also gets an app that can be used to start up the motorcycle, set up a geofence, and also get notified if the battery charge is low. The company offers a ‘Delivery on Demand’ feature which enables the user to have a fully-charged battery delivered to their specified location. The bike is equipped with three modes- Eco, Normal, and Sport.
The Sport mode covers the bike to a top speed of 85kmph and offers a range of 90km while normal mode offers a 120km range it limits the speed to 65kmph and Eco mode in which the bike can cover 45kmph, the RV400 has a range of 156km.