Two-wheeled vehicle manufacturer Hero Electric ( the electric vehicles department of Hero MotoCorp) started a brand new high-speed electric scooter “Photon” across leading metro cities at a cost price of Rs 54,110 (ex-showroom Delhi).
“Hero Electric has continued innovating and developing remarkable products for the EV market in India. There is a lot of potential in India and we are ready for the EV invasion. Companies are recognizing this fact and are working on products and technologies. Keeping in mind the varied needs of customers, it has been our constant endeavor to innovate in the e-two wheeler category, strengthening the trust of our valued customers. We are confident that the new Hero Electric High Speed Photon will further augment our growth in the EV segment” Hero Electric CEO, Sohinder Gill said in a announcement.
The company reported that the electric scooter gained beneficial feed backs during test retailing in some selected retails. The scooter was revealed previously last year.
This stock is the outcome of powerful in-house production and years of study and research, claims the company. It has a Large Mag-Flux for higher efficiency and higher torque. The brush-less water-proof DC motor with little electro-magnetic intervention which is almost noiseless, comfortable and makes the ride smooth. It can produce high-torque with large efficiency while safeguarding the battery from current overload. The Photon is equipped with AGM VRLA battery made up of the topmost pure materials with flagrant electrolyte having very little internal resistance.
The association is aiming different customer segments containing employed women and senior civilians, it said.
The scooter comes with a variety of features containing anterior telescopic suspension, anti-theft alarm and aerodynamic fashion. Different from a few other versions in its kind, the Photon demands its driver to have a license and full registration for the two wheeled vehicles. The vehicle is available in three shades – Velvet Black, Vanilla White and Vivid Burgundy and is ready for buying across all the five metro cities in India.