Swedish company Husqvarna is doing business in India with Bajaj and now, latest media reports say that Husqvarna’s first electric scooter Vektorr is going to be launched in India. The scooter will be manufactured in India by Bajaj Auto, partner of Pierer Mobility, the owner of KTM and Husqvarna. Husqvarna had shown the Vektorr electric scooter as a concept model in May 2021. In December last year, an electric scooter was spotted testing on the road alongside the Bajaj Chetak EV, believed to be the Vektorr.
HT Auto Key Report It has been told that the Husqvarna Vektorr is all set to launch in India under the banner of Bajaj Auto. The report says that Bajaj will make this scooter in its facility. Bajaj already makes its popular Chetak EV electric scooter in this facility. Apart from this, it has been estimated in the report that many specifications and features may be similar in Vektorr and Chetak EV.
As we mentioned, Husqvarna is launching its first electric scooter Vektorr. in May 2021 Presented in front of everyone. At that time it was shown as an electric scooter concept model. However, it is expected that its final design will be different from the concept. The upcoming electric scooter could come with ample storage space to deliver a smooth riding experience and the design could be tweaked to keep it India-friendly.
The Husqvarna Vektorr is likely to be based on the same platform and powertrain as the Bajaj Chetak. If it does, then this electric scooter could come equipped with a 5.4 kWh brushless DC motor and 3 kWh lithium-ion battery pack, thanks to which its full charge range is expected to be around the Chetak, i.e. 95 km. The top speed has been estimated to be 70 kmph. Apart from this, all the advanced features that are trending these days can also be given which may include digital instrument cluster, anti-theft alarm, reverse mode, cruise control etc.