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Ola Electric Mobility is an Indian company headquartered in Bengaluru, Karnataka. It was founded in 2017 by Bhavish Aggarwal, Ankit Bhati, and other core members. The company’s aim is to work with driver-partners, vehicle manufacturers, and battery companies to produce sustainable technology at cost-effective prices. Their Ola Hypercharger network plan aims at installing over 100K+ charging stations in 400 cities across India. Ola Electric is setting up its EV factory in Tamil Nadu, covering over 100 acres of forest land, and with a 10 million production capacity. The company will also introduce its first electric-based Ola Scooter this year.

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

20 May 2022

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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).

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

03 May 2022

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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.

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

26 Apr 2022

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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.

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

26 Apr 2022

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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.

Ola Electric's losses touched Rs. 200 crore in FY21

22 Apr 2022

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Ola Electric's losses touched Rs. 200 crore in FY21

In the financial year ended March 2021, Ola Electric's losses touched nearly Rs. 200 crore.

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

09 Apr 2022

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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.

Ola S1 Pro electric scooter catches fire; probe ordered

28 Mar 2022

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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.

Ola S1 Pro to get MoveOS 2.0 update in April

18 Mar 2022

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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.

Komaki Venice v/s Ola S1 Pro: Which one is better?

28 Jan 2022

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Komaki Venice v/s Ola S1 Pro: Which one is better?

Homegrown automaker Komaki Electric Vehicles recently launched its Venice scooter in India.

Ola S1 production stopped; to be resumed in late 2022

18 Jan 2022

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Ola S1 production stopped; to be resumed in late 2022

Ola Electric has halted the production of its S1 scooter in India, noting that the manufacturing will restart in late 2022.

Ola S1's final payment window to open on January 21

15 Jan 2022

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Ola S1's final payment window to open on January 21

Ola Electric will open the second final payment window for its S1 and S1 Pro electric scooters in India on January 21, the company's CEO Bhavish Aggarwal has confirmed via Twitter.

Ola upgrades S1 to S1 Pro but there's a catch

31 Dec 2021

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Ola upgrades S1 to S1 Pro but there's a catch

Ola Electric has announced that it is offering S1 Pro e-scooters to all the buyers of S1 at no additional cost. However, there is a catch.

Ola Hyperchargers rolling out; to be free till June 2022

30 Dec 2021

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Ola Hyperchargers rolling out; to be free till June 2022

Founder and CEO of Ola Electric, Bhavish Aggarwal, has announced that the company has started rolling out its Hypercharger Network across India.

Ola to allegedly delay S1, S1 Pro's deliveries again

24 Dec 2021

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Ola to allegedly delay S1, S1 Pro's deliveries again

Ola Electric had finally commenced deliveries of its S1 and S1 Pro electric scooters in Bengaluru and Chennai earlier this month. The company aims to begin the deliveries in Mumbai, Pune, and Vizag soon.

Ola Electric begins delivering S1 and S1 Pro electric scooters

16 Dec 2021

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Ola Electric begins delivering S1 and S1 Pro electric scooters

Ola Electric has finally commenced the deliveries of its S1 and S1 Pro electric scooters in India.

Ola S1 to be delivered in India from December 15

07 Dec 2021

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Ola S1 to be delivered in India from December 15

Ola Electric has announced that the deliveries of the S1 and S1 Pro scooters in India will start on December 15. To recall, the deliveries were supposed to commence on November 25.

Ola S1 will now be available for purchase in January

26 Nov 2021

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Ola S1 will now be available for purchase in January

Ola Electric has announced that the purchase window of its S1 and S1 Pro e-scooters has been delayed to late January 2022. Notably, this is the second time the purchase window has been postponed.

Deliveries of Ola S1 e-scooter delayed due to chip shortage

22 Nov 2021

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Deliveries of Ola S1 e-scooter delayed due to chip shortage

Due to the ongoing global chip shortage, Ola Electric has delayed the deliveries of its S1 and S1 Pro electric scooters in India from later this month to between December 15 and December 30.

Test rides for Ola S1 e-scooter begin on invite-only basis

11 Nov 2021

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Test rides for Ola S1 e-scooter begin on invite-only basis

Ola Electric has started offering test rides for its S1 and S1 Pro electric scooters in India. However, the test rides are being provided with a rider and to buyers who have paid in advance.

Ola S1 Pro v/s Ather 450X: Which one to buy?

03 Nov 2021

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Ola S1 Pro v/s Ather 450X: Which one to buy?

With petrol prices rising almost every day, buying an electric scooter seems like a wise choice.

Ola Electric re-opens bookings for S1 electric scooter

05 Oct 2021

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Ola Electric re-opens bookings for S1 electric scooter

Ola Electric has resumed the bookings for its S1 electric scooter, which had debuted in August this year.

Ola S1 scooter to be sold again on November 1

19 Sep 2021

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Ola S1 scooter to be sold again on November 1

Ola Electric has announced the sales of the S1 scooter in India will recommence on November 1.

Rs. 1,100 crore worth Ola e-scooters sold in two days

17 Sep 2021

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Rs. 1,100 crore worth Ola e-scooters sold in two days

Ola's electric scooter is off to a flying start in India. The company has registered over Rs. 1,100 crore of revenue in combined sales of the S1 and S1 Pro models in just two days.

Ola sells over Rs. 600 crore worth of S1 e-scooters

16 Sep 2021

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Ola sells over Rs. 600 crore worth of S1 e-scooters

Ola Electric has sold over Rs. 600 crore worth of S1 and S1 Pro electric scooters in India in a span of just 24 hours, according to CEO Bhavish Aggarwal. They went on sale yesterday.

Ola S1 electric scooter is now on sale in India

15 Sep 2021

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Ola S1 electric scooter is now on sale in India

Ola Electric has started selling its S1 electric scooter in India via its app. To recall, sales were supposed to start on September 8 but were postponed due to a technical glitch.

Ola Electric's Futurefactory to be run by 10,000+ women

13 Sep 2021

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Ola Electric's Futurefactory to be run by 10,000+ women

Indian electric vehicle (EV) manufacturer Ola Electric's Chairman and Group CEO, Bhavish Aggarwal, has announced that the company's EV manufacturing facility in Tamil Nadu will be run entirely by women.

Ola Scooter to be launched in India on August 15

03 Aug 2021

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Ola Scooter to be launched in India on August 15

Ola Electric will launch its first-ever electric scooter in India on August 15.

Ola Scooter to be launched in 10 colorways

23 Jul 2021

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Ola Scooter to be launched in 10 colorways

Ola is about to launch its first-ever electric scooter in India soon. In the latest development, the company's CEO Bhavish Aggarwal has announced that the scooter will be offered in 10 colorways, including Yellow, Purple, White, Black and Dark Blue, among others.

Ola to offer home delivery for its electric scooter

21 Jul 2021

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Ola to offer home delivery for its electric scooter

Ola Electric will offer door-step deliveries for its upcoming scooter in India, thus eliminating the requirement of setting up a dealership network, as per Tech2.

Ola Scooter becomes the most pre-booked scooter in the world

20 Jul 2021

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Ola Scooter becomes the most pre-booked scooter in the world

Ola is gearing up to launch its first electric scooter in India in the coming weeks. The company had commenced bookings for the Ola Scooter last week and has now informed that over one lakh units of the two-wheeler were booked within 24 hours.

Ahead of launch, Ola Scooter spied in new color variants

16 Jul 2021

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Ahead of launch, Ola Scooter spied in new color variants

Ola is expected to launch its first electric scooter in India in the coming weeks. In the latest development, a production-ready model of the two-wheeler has been spotted, revealing its design features.

Ola Scooter's bookings open in India: Here's everything to know

15 Jul 2021

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Ola Scooter's bookings open in India: Here's everything to know

Ola is expected to launch its first electric scooter in India in the second half of 2021. In the latest development, the company has commenced bookings for the two-wheeler against a token amount of Rs. 499. The reservation can be canceled at any time.

Ola CEO offers first glimpse at the upcoming electric scooter

02 Jul 2021

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Ola CEO offers first glimpse at the upcoming electric scooter

Ola Electric is expected to launch its first electric scooter in India soon and should announce its pricing details later this month.

Ola Electric planning to foray into the electric four-wheeler segment

30 Apr 2021

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Ola Electric planning to foray into the electric four-wheeler segment

Ola Electric is planning to enter the electric passenger vehicle (PV) segment in India. As there are only a handful of players, it will benefit from an early mover advantage.

Ola Electric to set up world's largest two-wheeler charging network

23 Apr 2021

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Ola Electric to set up world's largest two-wheeler charging network

Ola Electric has announced that it is planning to set up the world's largest and densest charging network for electric vehicles (EVs), called the 'Hypercharger Network'.

NewsBytes Briefing: Tesla hooking up Texas to mega-battery, and more

10 Mar 2021

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NewsBytes Briefing: Tesla hooking up Texas to mega-battery, and more

Battery backup is a necessity in Third World countries, where the power grid is unreliable. However, First World countries are trying to replicate the same conditions by embracing fickle wind and solar energy.

Ola's factory will produce an electric scooter every two seconds

09 Mar 2021

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Ola's factory will produce an electric scooter every two seconds

Not long after Ola Electric showed off teaser photos of its upcoming electric scooter, we have a glimpse of its massive electric vehicle factory. The manufacturing facility dedicated for electric vehicles is spread across 500 acres in the Krishnagiri district of Tamil Nadu.

This is how Ola's electric scooter will look like

08 Mar 2021

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This is how Ola's electric scooter will look like

Prior to its launch in India in the coming weeks, Ola Electric has released images of its upcoming e-scooter which is based on the Etergo's AppScooter.

Ahead of launch, Ola Electric scooter spotted testing in India

29 Jan 2021

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Ahead of launch, Ola Electric scooter spotted testing in India

Ola Electric is expected to launch its electric scooter in the second half of 2021.

Tesla is in talks to open research center in Bengaluru

21 Sep 2020

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Tesla is in talks to open research center in Bengaluru

For years, Elon Musk, the billionaire CEO of EV maker Tesla, has been teasing that their cars would come to India.