Ola is launching its first electric scooter in the market around the month of August and will be available in four colors. The company has now started accepting bookings for the Ola Electric scooter on their official site- olaelectric.com for Rs 499. Bavish Aggarwal directed Ola projects to place its first market product for private and personal use only.
Initially, Ola may focus on doorstep delivery. At the same time, later foster a variegated distribution strategy by drilling into digital sales and dealership networks, sources reported CNBC TV18. Ola electric’s first two-wheeler, ‘Ola Scooter,’ will spin-out from the company’s Future factory, which it insists will be the world’s most extensive electric two-wheeler factory. The factory is being constructed on a 500-acre site in Tamil Nadu.
‘Ola Scooter’ is assumed to give a single-charge range of 150 km, with a top speed of 100km/hr. Some likely features comprise twin LED headlamps and ample under-seat boot space. The home charge facility with Ola Scooter will enable customers to charge their scooter at regular wall sockets at their home. Ola declares that its electric scooter will be priced economically moderate to make it convenient extensively. The bookings have already been initiated, and those holding the scooter will get priority delivery.
Ola Electric is serving to operationalize the first phase with 2 million annual capacity soon. The factory is likely to reach its total capacity of 10 million yearly vehicles by next year. Ola Electric’s chief Bhavish Aggarwal tweeted, “India’s EV revolution begins today! Bookings are now open for the Ola Scooter! India can become the world leader in EVs, and we’re proud to lead this charge! #JoinTheRevolution at http://olaelectric.com @olaelectric”. Aggarwal stated that its incredible performance, technology, and design, along with aggressive pricing, will help expedite the transition to sustainable mobility. Further, he added, “India has the opportunity and potential to become the world leader in EVs, and at Ola, we are proud to lead this charge.”