Along with the delivery, customers will be able to opt for additional battery pack option during the final payment. The company says that the extra battery will allay anxiety among customers, as it will help them cover longer distances while traveling.
Let us know that the 1.6 kWh capacity battery will be used in the Simple One electric scooter, which will enable this scooter to cross the 300 km mark. A huge step up from the standard configuration of the scooter at 235+ kms, which was already best in class.
Notably, this battery can be easily placed in the boot of the scooter, which greatly helps the user experience. Suhas Rajkumar, Founder and CEO, Simple Energy has given information about the new battery pack.
He added that “when we conceived the Simple One, we aimed to offer an electric scooter that could offer enough range for users to not have to worry about range or charging. By offering an extra battery, Power users will be able to reach destinations that no other electric two-wheeler in India can do.”
Suhas Rajkumar further added that “This spare battery can easily fit into the boot of the scooter, offering a range of over 300km. This is a great achievement – not only for ordinary energy, but for the EV industry. also. This move will also go a long way in strengthening the sentiment of electric scooters.”
Let us tell you that the price of Simple One electric scooter with advanced additional battery has been kept at Rs 1,44,999 (ex-showroom). On the other hand, the standard variant of Simple One electric scooter without additional battery has been priced at Rs 1,09,999 (ex-showroom).
It is worth noting that recently, Simple Energy announced that the Simple One electric scooter comes with an advanced 8.5 kW electric motor, which is capable of delivering 72 Nm of torque. The Simple One electric scooter gives a range of 203 km (up to 236 km under ideal conditions).
Apart from this, this electric scooter has been provided with fast charging support, a huge 30-litre boot and many smart features like on-board navigation, riding mode, phone app, call and music control. The Simple One scooter can be booked for Rs 1,947 and will be delivered from June this year.
According to the information, additional updates are included in the company’s pipeline, although no information has been revealed about these at the moment. The company says Simple Energy aims to be at the forefront of the ongoing global transition to clean transportation.