Articles about Ola Electric

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 scooter to be sold again on November 1

19 Sep 2021

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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.

Ola Electric acquires Etergo to launch e-scooters in India

27 May 2020

Ola Electric acquires Etergo to launch e-scooters in India

Ola Electric Mobility, the EV unit spun out of ride-hailing giant Ola, has acquired Dutch electric scooter manufacturer Etergo.

Soon, Ola might lay off nearly 350 employees: Here's why

29 Nov 2019

Soon, Ola might lay off nearly 350 employees: Here's why

After barging into categories like financial services and car rentals, ride-hailing giant Ola is looking to focus more on growth and profitability.