15 August is celebrated as Independence Day in India and we are going to celebrate this occasion in the coming few days. Some companies are going to take advantage of this opportunity in the automobile sector and in India you are going to see many big launches on 15th August. The most awaited of these is being done for Ola Scooter, whose launch news has recently surfaced. Ola is about to launch its first electric scooter in the country on August 15 i.e. Independence Day. Apart from this, Bengaluru based start-up Simple Energy is also going to introduce its first electric scooter in the market on the same day. At the same time, another wrestler is about to enter the arena of the Indian automobile sector, but it is not an electric two-wheeler. Actually Mahindra is also going to introduce its much awaited SUV XUV700. This is a non-electric car, which is to be launched on Independence Day 2021 itself. Let’s start with the electric scooter and move on to the non-electric car.
Ola Electric Scooter
The scooter from Ola is yet to be launched, but it has garnered immense love from Indians. The company has just introduced the scooter for booking for Rs 499, without revealing its main specifications and the scooter will be seen on sight. Booked by Millions Has been done. Ola Scooter in India launch on independence day To be done. The company has made it clear through some teasers that the Ola electric scooter will come with the largest storage space in its segment and will also get app-based keyless access. Apart from this, the scooter will be equipped with a segment-leading range. Media reports believe that the scooter can give a range of around 150 km on a single charge.
Recent teasers had revealed that the Ola Scooter will also get a reverse riding mode. Apart from this, the company has also given information about its colors. Let us tell you, Ola has launched this scooter to attract the younger generation. 10 color options Will be presenting. It is reported that Ola will deliver its electric scooters home instead of selling them through dealerships.
Simple Mark2 Electric Scooter
Talking about electric scooters, then let us also tell you about the upcoming electric scooter Mark2 from Simple Enery. As we mentioned, Mark2 also launch on 15 august To be done. This is also a Made in India Electric Scooter. The company claims that this scooter has a battery pack of 4.8 kW capacity. Although there is no official information about its range at the moment. Reports say that the scooter can run up to 240 km on a single charge. If this is true, then it will definitely have the potential to give a tough competition to other electric scooters in India.
This scooter is also tremendous in terms of power. For the Mark2 Electric Scooter, the company claims that it can accelerate from 0 to 100 kilometers per hour in 3.6 seconds and has a top speed of 100 kilometers per hour. It can be fully charged in 40 minutes to 80% and in 1.05 hours. It will take only 20 minutes to charge 50 percent through fast charging. These are very impressive figures. With these specifications, if this scooter lands at an aggressive price, then it will not be good news for scooters like Ola Scooter, Bajaj Chetak EV, TVS iQube etc.
It does not fall in the category of electric vehicle, but Mahindra & Mahindra’s XUV 700 car is also going to be launched in India on August 15 i.e. Independence Day 2021. The company is also going to introduce its new logo with this car. The car will be offered in both petrol and diesel engine options. The car is considered to be very strong in its segment. At present, information about all its specifications has not been revealed. The company says that it will get class leading features. The car will come with smart door handles. Apart from this, it will also get a panoramic sunroof and automatic booster headlamps.