Bajaj Chetak spotted on final tests, deliveries begin next month

Bajaj Chetak electric scooter spied testing

Rushlane reader Kamlesh Jain has spotted the Bajaj Chetak electric scooter on the final rounds of testing before its launch next month. Spotted in the metallic silver paint option, the vehicle is assembled at the company’s Chakan facility by an all-women workforce. Autocar India reported this week that …

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Ather Energy’s second factory in Tamil Nadu could build its first motorcycle

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Ather Energy yesterday said it had signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the government of Tamil Nadu for a 400,000 sq ft electric vehicle manufacturing facility at the Investment and Skill Development Conclave in Chennai. The plant will be located in Hosur. Ather’s current facility in Bengaluru …

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Royal Enfield electric bike launch by 2023, confirms Vinod Dasari

Royal Enfield Nought Tea GT

News of Royal Enfield building an electric motorcycle broke in 2018 when the then President Rudratej Singh confirmed that a team in the company’s UK R&D centre was building the prototypes. It was surmised then that Royal Enfield will not strip down an existing motorcycle like the Classic …

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Bajaj Chetak performance variant in the making, confirms Rajiv Bajaj

Bajaj Chetak electric scooter

At a press conference in Pune today to mark the conclusion of the 3000km-long ‘Chetak Electric Yatra,’ Rajiv Bajaj, the MD of Bajaj Auto provided new details on the company’s first electric two-wheeler, the Chetak. Bajaj said that the company was working on a performance-spec version of the …

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Ultraviolette F77, inspired by a fighter jet, gets configurable riding modes

Ultraviolette F77 side teaser edited

Ultraviolette Automotive, the Bengaluru-based company that has raised two rounds of funds from TVS Motor, is gearing up to showcase its first product, the Ultraviolette F77, on 13 November. We caught up with Narayan Subramaniam, CEO and Head of Design at Ultraviolette, for a chat about his creation …

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Ultraviolette’s second product likely to be another motorcycle

Ultraviolette scooter teaser

While Ultraviolette Automotive, the Bengaluru based company that has raised money from TVS Motor, gears up to unveil its first creation – the F77 performance motorcycle – tomorrow, that promises to disrupt the ‘sporty’ bike segment of India, the company has one eye on expanding its product offering …

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