Ola opens bookings for its electric scooter in India. Indian consumers can book the upcoming Ola electric scooter for a token amount of just Rs 499. The scooter will come with a removable lithium battery and a ground-breaking range of around 240 kilometres.
The Ola electric scooter will feature a class-leading under-seat storage of 50-litres and will have features like keyless app-based access, digital instrument cluster, cloud connectivity, alloy wheels, telescopic front suspension and many more.
Performance wise, the new Ola electric scooter will have a maximum range of 240 kilometres on a single charge, which is more than twice the range offered by its nearest rivals. The scooter isn’t one to be left behind in terms of speed too. It is claimed that the Ola electric scooter can do the 0-45km/h run in just 3.9 seconds and its top speed is in excess of 80 kmph.
Adding to this is the convenience of the removable lithium battery pack, which makes it very convenient as battery swapping takes only a fraction of a time when compared to charging a battery pack.
There have also been a lot of rumours floating around regarding the colour options. A recent spy shot revealed that the new OLA EV will be available in two confirmed colours — Pink & Blue. The brand has announced the opening of bookings. The announcement was made on Ola Electric’s official Twitter handle. The tweet read, “It’s day 1 of the revolution, the day we’ve all been eagerly waiting for! The Ola Electric Scooter can now be reserved at just Rs. 499. So #ReserveNow to #JoinTheRevolution at Ola Electric and be first in line to the future of mobility!”
As soon as Ola announced the opening of bookings for its EV, Twitter users started flocking in to tweet about their displeasure in a somewhat slightly complex booking process. Some users who successfully booked their OLA electric scooter.
Looking at the specifications of the scooter in question and the company’s resources, it looks like Ola Electric is gearing up to revolutionise the two-wheeler market in India.