As part of this partnership, the Bolt charging network will be leveraged by both Hero Electric’s enterprise partners and EV customers, thereby reducing range concerns to a great extent. Additionally, the Bolt will be integrated within the Hero Electric app and website, offering a one-stop solution for locating charging stations, booking slots and making payments.
Bolt’s charging stations will be used for commercial or private purposes. Charging station operators can fix the price on the basis of commercial or private tariff charges. Apart from this, Hero Electric will also announce subscription-based plans to ease the use of charging stations.
Speaking on the occasion, Sohinder Gill, CEO, Hero Electric said, “Our mission is to enable carbon free traffic and strengthen the charging network to create a robust EV network. This will accelerate the adoption of electric vehicles in the country. . We are looking at our positively based on this cooperation.”
Hero Electric is the leading manufacturer of electric two-wheeler vehicles in the country. The company manufactures several scooter models and has also been instrumental in building the infrastructure for electric vehicles in the country. High-speed city scooters NYX and Optima contribute significantly to the company’s sales. Hero Electric offers several such high-speed and low-speed electric scooters.
Hero Electric NYX price starts from Rs 64,640 all the way up to Rs 1,09,440 (ex-showroom with FAME II subsidy). Hero Electric NYX has been made available in two variants NYX LX and NYX HX. Hero Electric NYX HX is the top variant which comes with dual battery.
The company offers the NYX electric scooter range exclusively for commercial use. These scooters are extensively used for delivery and courier. The top variant of the Hero Electric NYX scooter can be driven up to 210 km on a single charge. At the same time, the range of the starting variant is up to 82 km.
The running cost of this series scooter is very low, as well as heavy goods can be carried easily on it. The company has also given smart connectivity feature in these scooters, through which they can also be controlled from the smartphone. Talking about the power of the Hero NYX-HX electric scooter, a 0.6 kW electric motor has been installed in it, due to which it can reach a maximum speed of 42 kmph. It has the option of a battery pack of 1.536 kWh. Combi has been given in the scooter of this series.