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20 May 2022

Ola Electric

Ola S1, S1 Pro's bookings to start from May 21

Ola Electric is set to open the purchase window for its S1 and S1 Pro scooters in India on Saturday (May 21).

18 May 2022

TVS Motor Company

2022 TVS iQube e-scooter launched in India at Rs. 98,654

TVS Motor Company has launched an updated version of its all-electric iQube scooter in India at a starting price of Rs. 98,654. It is now available in three variants: iQube, iQube S, and iQube ST.

03 May 2022

Hero Electric

Ola Electric emerges as leading electric two-wheeler brand in India

Within five months of entering the Indian electric two-wheeler market, Ola Electric has become the segment leader by displacing Hero Electric.

30 Apr 2022

Electric Vehicles

2022 Horwin SK3 maxi-scooter arrives in Europe with 300km range

Chinese automaker Horwin has introduced the 2022 version of its SK3 maxi-style scooter in Europe. Its arrival on our shores seems unlikely.

28 Apr 2022

Electric Vehicles

Centre stops EV makers from launching new vehicles

Recent incidents of EV fires have rocked the industry. Now, the Indian government has asked electric two-wheeler manufacturers to halt the launches of new scooters till the investigation of recent fire incidents is over.

Ola Electric crosses 50,000-unit production milestone in India

EV maker Ola Electric has manufactured more than 50,000 units of its S1 Pro scooter in India.

26 Apr 2022

Nitin Gadkari

Ola recalls 1,400+ S1 Pro e-scooters amid EV fire incidents

Ola Electric has issued a recall for 1,441 units of the S1 Pro electric scooter to run pre-emptive diagnostics and health check-ups.

25 Apr 2022

Electric Vehicles

Trinity Uranus RS EV goes official with 100km range

German start-up Trinity has launched the Uranus RS scooter in its home country. Its debut in India seems unlikely.

24 Apr 2022

Andhra Pradesh

Andhra Pradesh: Electric bike battery explosion kills 1, another critical

A 40-year-old man died in the Vijayawada city of Andhra Pradesh on Saturday after the battery of his new electric bike exploded, causing a fire in his bedroom.

22 Apr 2022

Electric Vehicles

Indian government calls for immediate recall of defective EVs

In light of recent mishaps involving electric two-wheelers, the government has asked EV manufacturers to voluntarily recall defective vehicles.

21 Apr 2022


Telangana: Electric scooter battery explosion claims 1 life, 4 injured

An 80-year-old man died in Telangana's Nizamabad on Wednesday after the battery of an electric scooter allegedly exploded at his house.

20 Apr 2022

Electric Vehicles

EV subsidies explained: What are they and how to avail

Electric two-wheelers are slowly gaining prominence in India because they are environmentally friendly and have lower running costs.

19 Apr 2022

Electric Vehicles

Electric scooter fire incidents in India: Addressing the burning issues

A clutch of electric scooters that caught fire in the recent days have put the spotlight on automakers and sparked safety concerns among customers as well as the government.

Okinawa recalls Praise Pro e-scooter in India: Here's why

As part of a battery health check-up initiative, Okinawa Autotech has recalled 3,215 units of its Praise Pro scooter in India.

16 Apr 2022


Yamaha Neo's to be launched in India in 2023

Japanese automaker Yamaha is set to introduce its Neo's electric scooter in the Indian market next year. To recall, it debuted in Europe this March.

16 Apr 2022

Electric Vehicles

Trouve Motor teases the H2, India's first 'hyper-maxi' scooter

IIT-Delhi incubated EV start-up Trouve Motor has teased a new all-electric maxi-scooter dubbed the "H2" in India. The company claims that it will be the country's "first Hyper-Maxi scooter."

12 Apr 2022

Electric Vehicles

Homegrown Wroley launches three e-scooters with up to 90km range

Noida-based Wroley E-Scooter has launched three electric scooters, namely Mars, Platina, and Posh in India. They have a starting price-tag of Rs. 66,000.

10 Apr 2022


Bounce Infinity E1's production starts; deliveries from April 18

Bengaluru-based Bounce has commenced the production of its Infinity E1 electric scooter at its factory in Bhiwadi, Rajasthan, and announced that its deliveries will start from April 18 onward.

09 Apr 2022

Electric Vehicles

Ola S1 Pro fire: Government to seek Ola Electric's explanation

The Centre is likely to seek an explanation from Ola Electric regarding the S1 Pro going up in flames in Pune last month.

28 Mar 2022

Electric Vehicles

Why do EVs catch fire and how to prevent them?

Electric vehicles are prone to catching fire and this is evident from the multiple incidents being reported across India.

Ola S1 Pro electric scooter catches fire; probe ordered

Ola Electric has decided to launch a probe after a black-colored S1 Pro model with a learner's badge went up in flames in Pune on Saturday (March 26). It was parked at the time of the incident and no one was hurt.

Okinawa Okhi90 e-scooter launched in India at Rs. 1.2 lakh

Homegrown automaker Okinawa has launched a new electric scooter, the Okhi90, in India. It is priced at Rs. 1.22 lakh but will be cheaper when state subsidies are factored in.

23 Mar 2022

Electric Vehicles

iVOOMi Energy's Jeet and S1 electric scooters launched in India

Indian electric vehicle manufacturer iVOOMi Energy has launched two electric scooter models, S1 and Jeet, in India. The latter is available in two variants - Jeet and Jeet Pro.

Crayon Envy electric scooter launched in India at Rs. 64,000

Homegrown automaker Crayon Motors has introduced its Envy low-speed scooter in India. It is up for grabs at more than 100 retail outlets.

22 Mar 2022

Electric Vehicles

Yamaha E01 electric scooter, with 104km range, breaks cover

Japanese automaker Yamaha has unveiled the E01 scooter in its home country. It is currently available for demonstration purposes.

21 Mar 2022


Suzuki Burgman Electric found testing in India: What's new?

Japanese automaker Suzuki is tipped to launch its Burgman Electric scooter in India later this year.

18 Mar 2022

Ola Electric

Ola S1 Pro to get MoveOS 2.0 update in April

Ola Electric has announced that it will release a new OTA update, named MoveOS 2.0 for the S1 Pro e-scooter in April.

17 Mar 2022


Ola S1 Pro purchase window reopens: Here's how to book

After a long gap, Ola Electric has reopened the purchase window for its S1 Pro electric scooter.

13 Mar 2022

Electric Vehicles

Yamaha Neo electric scooter arrives in European market

Japanese automaker Yamaha has launched its Neo scooter in Europe. It is unclear whether it would be introduced in our market.

02 Mar 2022

Hero Electric

Hero Eddy electric scooter debuts in India at Rs. 72,000

Homegrown automaker Hero Electric has launched its Eddy low-speed scooter for short commutes in India.

Okinawa Okhi90 to be launched in India on March 24

Rajasthan-based Okinawa has announced that it will launch a new electric scooter, codenamed the Okhi90, in India on March 24.

14 Feb 2022

Electric Vehicles

Joy e-bike launches three new electric two-wheelers in India

Joy e-bike has launched three new scooters in India, namely Wolf+, Gen Next Nanu+, and Del Go. The trio can be booked via the brand's dealerships.

Improved powertrain for Simple One e-scooter in India: Details here

Homegrown automaker Simple Energy has upgraded the electric motor of its Simple One scooter in India for better performance and thermal management.

13 Feb 2022

Electric Vehicles

Naon Zero-One electric scooter prototype revealed in two variants

German automaker Naon has revealed the Zero-One e-scooter prototype in its home country. It is available in two variants: L1e and L3e.

13 Feb 2022

Bajaj Auto

Bookings for the Bajaj Chetak scooter now open in Goa

Bajaj Auto has started accepting bookings for its Chetak scooter in Goa against a payment of Rs. 2,000. However, only the Premium variant is available there.

12 Feb 2022

Electric Vehicles

Nerva EXE e-scooter, with 150km range, introduced in Spain

Spanish automaker Nerva has launched the EXE scooter in its home country. It has been built in collaboration with BYD.

10 Feb 2022

Electric Vehicles

Crayon Snow+ electric scooter launched in India at Rs. 64,000

Delhi-based start-up Crayon Motors has launched its Snow+ electric scooter in India. It is available at 100 retail outlets across the country.

07 Feb 2022

Electric Vehicles

AMO Electric Jaunty+ electric scooter launched at Rs. 1.1 lakh

AMO Electric Bikes has launched its Jaunty+ scooter in India. It will be up for grabs from February 15 onward.

03 Feb 2022

Electric Vehicles

Zeeho AE8 scooter, with 190km range, debuts in China

Chinese automaker CFMoto-owned Zeeho has launched the AE8 scooter in its home country. It is offered in two versions: standard and S+.

31 Jan 2022

Electric Vehicles

Horwin SK3 arrives in Europe; offers up to 160km range

Austrian automaker Horwin has unveiled its SK3 scooter in Europe. It is unclear whether it will arrive in India.