Range can be up to 150 km
According to the information, the new version of Ather 450X can be brought with a lithium-ion battery of 3.66 kWh. With this large battery, the scooter has been estimated to have a range of 146-150 kms. According to reports, Ather has also taken permission from the Automotive Research Association of India (ARAI) to start manufacturing the new 450X e-scooter.
The existing 450X electric motor will be used in the new version. Permanent magnet synchronous electric motor will also be used in the new version. However, the power output of the scooter is expected to be different.
Can get new riding modes
It is said that four to five different riding modes will be given in the new Ather 450X. As of now, no official information has been shared by Ather yet. The current Ather 450X gets charged from 0 to 80 per cent in three and a half hours and can run for 15 kms in just 10 minutes of charge.
The Ather 450X can be driven at a top speed of 80 kmph. This scooter provides 26 newton meter of torque which is equivalent to a 350 cc bike. This scooter accelerates from 0-60 km/h in 6.50 seconds.
Recently, the company has launched Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) for the Ather 450X electric scooter. This feature will be available on the scooter as an accessory for which customers will have to pay an additional cost. Customers will have to pay an additional cost of Rs 5,000 for TPMS in Ather 450X.
Ather has joined hands with leading EV charging player Magenta ChargeGrid to make its charging stations available in Indian cities. This partnership will give Ather access to multiple Magenta ChargeGrid locations across India. Magenta ChargeGrid is currently expanding its charging network to 35-40 cities in India, aiming to establish a network of around 11,000 chargers by the end of FY2023.
Ather is updating its premium electric scooter to take on the Ola S1 Pro in the market. Within a few months of its launch, Ola Electric has become the largest selling electric scooter company in the country. Ola has so far delivered 50,000 scooters. Talking about the Ather 450X, it is available in the market at a price of Rs 1.38 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi).