Deliveries for the Ather 450X will start in a phased method ranging from Bengaluru and Chennai adopted by Hyderabad, Pune, Delhi and Mumbai by November 2020.
The Ather 450X is priced from Rs 1.49 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi) onwards
Ather Energy has revealed the city-wise supply timeline of its upcoming 450X flagship electrical scooter. carandbike had solely confirmed the supply timeline for Delhi-NCR final week, and now we’ve got extra particulars on when the e-scooter will make its technique to different cities throughout the nation. Major metros together with Bengaluru, Chennai, Hyderabad, Pune, Kochi, Kolkata, Ahmedabad, Delhi and Mumbai will get the Ather 450X from November onwards. Meanwhile, Coimbatore and different cities will get the scooter by the primary quarter of 2021. The firm has additional revealed that deliveries will start in a phased method starting with Bengaluru and Chennai, adopted by different cities.
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Speaking on the event, Tarun Mehta, Co-founder & CEO, Ather Energy mentioned, “The pandemic did disrupt our timelines by a few months, but we have been able to get back on track with our plans. We used the time to refine our expansion plan and get the ball rolling on our go-to-market strategy. We have also been working very actively with our supplier partners to ensure minimal disruption in the supply chain. The excitement and the wait has been too long now we can’t wait to get started. We will soon share more information on our dealer network and Ather Grid points across each city. The demand has been phenomenal, and we are sure with different ownership and purchase models that we will introduce, it will help consumers make the shift to electric with ease. Exciting times ahead.”
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Ather Energy presently has presence down South in Bengaluru and Chennai. The firm is within the strategy of opening its third expertise centre in Hyderabad, which will probably be adopted by centres in Pune, Mumbai and Delhi-NCR. In addition to establishing expertise centres, the start-up has additionally been working to determine a charging infrastructure in each new metropolis. Speaking to carandbike on the newest episode of Freewheeling with SVP, Tarun Mehta confirmed that the model plans to set-up at the least 12 charging grids in each new metropolis, which will probably be elevated relying on the dimensions of the metropolis.
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The Ather 450X was first unveiled in January this 12 months and we had a go on the new scooter that packs within the goodness of the 450 with new color choices, extra energy and an even bigger lithium-ion battery, and a number of other upgrades to the working system. The Ather 450X is obtainable in two variants – Standard and Plus. Contrary to the title, the usual model packs in 6 kW (round 8 bhp) of energy and peak torque of 26 Nm, whereas the highest pace is rated at 80 km. The Plus model is priced decrease and is similar spec because the Ather 450 with 7.4 bhp and 22 Nm.
Both variations although get a brand new processor with built-in 4G connectivity, up to date touchscreen system with Bluetooth-based smartphone connectivity and built-in Google Maps for navigation. The 450X electrical scooter additionally will get barely wider tyres and a firmware replace brings all that new energy from the electrical motor. Ather will start take a look at rides for the 450X from October this 12 months, whereas it has already opened order books for its choices.