Ola Electric initially started booking the S1 but due to the demand for the S1 Pro, only the S1 Pro was delivered to the customers. Now finally its base model S1 has been brought and it has been launched at a price of Rs 99,999 (ex-showroom). This electric scooter of the company can be booked by paying just Rs 499.
After booking, the scooter can be purchased from today (September 2). The company will start home delivery of scooters from September 7. The biggest change is seen in the range of this electric scooter compared to the S1 Pro. The company claims that the Ola S1 electric scooter has an ARAI certified range of 141 km while the Pro version offers a range of 181 km.
The Ola S1 is powered by an 8.5kW electric motor that produces 11.3bhp and has a top speed of 95km/h. This scooter of the company can achieve a speed of 0 to 40 km / h in just 4 seconds. It takes 5 hours to charge with a normal charger and has a true range of 128 km. It has Eco, Normal and Sports modes.
Compared to Ola S1 Pro, S1 does not get cruise control, apart from this most of the features have been given. This electric scooter has Reverse Mode, Eco Mode, Electric Steering Control Lock, Music, Over the Air Update, Remote Boot Lock/Unlock, Bluetooth, GPS Connectivity, Navigation, Side Stand Alert etc.
The Ola S1 has been made available in 5 color options – Neomint, Jet Black, Porcelain White, Liquid Silver and Coral Glam. For braking, disc brakes have been given on both the wheels which comes with CBS. For suspension, single fork has been given at the front and mono shock at the rear, while aluminum alloy wheels are available in it.
There has been no change in the size, boot space, ground clearance and design of the Ola S1. The company is selling the S1 model in two variants, the company’s only electric scooter in the market. The company is preparing to bring an electric car next year, whose glimpse was seen on August 15.
Ola’s electric scooter has been receiving a great response from the beginning but the company takes a hit in terms of production, due to which the deliveries get delayed. Ola Electric Scooter has been well received by the customers, as a result of which it has crossed the big sales mark in a single day.