Tags: Electric bikes

Okinawa Oki100 electric motorcycle set for launch in Q3 of FY 2021-21

Okinawa has announced that it will launch its first electric motorcycle named as Okinawa Oki100 in the third quarter of the financial year 2021-21. The company in a statement said that except for the battery cells, all the components of the upcoming Oki100 motorcycle will be manufactured in India. Okinawa Oki100 will clock a top […]

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Ampere Vehicles expands its Pan-India EV network with 23 new dealerships

Ampere Vehicles announces the expansion of its Electric Vehicle distribution network with 23 new dealerships across the country since September 2019, taking the brand’s presence across India. With the new dealership stores, commuters will now have access to an exciting range of high performing e-scooters that are eco-friendly with running cost as low as 15 paise per […]

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Modi Government makes electric cycles cheaper than the ordinary cycles

The Modi government has been defending the multi-tiered rates under GST, saying there cannot be one rate, as different segments of society have to be taxed differently. However, it has emerged that ordinary bicycles used mostly by the low-income group people attract 12 per cent GST while expensive electric bicycles are in the lowest slab […]

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Royal Enfield Working On Electric Bike for India

Motorcycle manufacturer- Royal Enfield is reportedly working electric bike for India. Vinod Dasari, chief executive officer, Royal Enfield speaking to the ET said, “Just because there was a downturn, we did not cut down on our capex. I don’t think we will spend any more on any large (facility). Most of our capex will go […]

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Kinetic Green inks a pact with Autoline Ind to develop and market e-cycles

Pune-based electric vehicle maker Kinetic Green said it has signed a pact with auto component maker Autoline Industries for joint development and marketing of e-cycles. Under the alliance, Autoline will undertake the development of the electric cycle critical assemblies with almost 100 per cent localisation, a release said on Wednesday. The two partners have “successfully” […]

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E-transport boom could see first major European city go car free in 2020

Next year will see the first major European city to ban private cars, a leading tech investor has predicted, saying a boom in electric-powered bikes and scooters was driving a green “revolution”. Norwegian capital Oslo and bike-friendly Amsterdam in the Netherlands are both candidates to become the first to go car-free in 2020, while France […]

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Greaves completes acquisition of Ampere Vehicles

Greaves Cotton has announced the completion of its acquisition of entire shareholding of Ms Hemalatha Annamalai in Ampere Vehicles Pvt Ltd through secondary purchase, thereby acquiring absolute control in its subsidiary Ampere Vehicles Pvt Ltd. This is part of Greaves’ long-term strategy to strengthen and expand its presence in last-mile e-Mobility space that is seeing […]

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Meet the electric dirtbike Ottobike MXR that can run at 120 kmph

Tiwan based Ottobike has unveiled fully electric dirtbike concept named as  “Ottobike MXR” at the 2019 EICMA Milan motorcycle show. The MXR in “Ottobike MXR” stands for Maxi Extreme Rider. According to a report all new dirtbike is capable of running at a speed of 120 kmph. It is powered by an 11 kW continuous […]

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Tork Motors to get investment from Ratan Tata

Electric vehicle startup Tork Motors on Monday said Ratan Tata has decided to invest an undisclosed amount in the company. Previously, the Pune-based company has raised funds from Bharat Forge and Bhavish Aggarwal (Founder of Ola cabs). “In the last few years, there has been a sea of changes in the attitude towards electric vehicles. […]

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All you need to know about new Evolet electric scooters and e-quad bike

Evolet scooters and motorcycles, a part of Rissala Electric Motorcycles recently launched three electric scooters along e-quad bike in the Indian market. The three electric scooters launched are named as Polo, Polo Pony and the Derby. Here we bring you few things that you should know about the bike and the scooters. The company at […]

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