Rajasthan-based electric vehicle manufacturer Okinawa Autotech on Tuesday launched its new electric scooter in India – Okinawa Praise – with price Rs 59,889 (ex-showroom, Delhi). The Praise is the second electric scooter launched by the company after the Ridge. The company claims that the new electric scooter is having a top speed of 75 km per hour, which makes it fastest in the electric two-wheeler segment in India. Also, the Okinawa Praise is a best-in-class range as it can run 170 km to 200 km on a single charge. The company had commenced the booking for the scooter last month on November 24, for Rs 2000. Moreover, the company has received over 300 bookings in less than one month for the new electric scooter.
The Okinawa Autotech says they are focusing on low initial cost, lower running cost, less maintenance cost, zero pollution and trying to launch the best product in the market. The Praise gets an advanced and safe charging system as it is powered by a removable lithium-ion battery pack. The scooter is having 9 kg battery which can be charged while fitted in the scooter and separately as well. However, it takes only 50 minutes to store about 80 percent of the energy. The Okinawa Praise also has, under seat storage compartment of about 19.5-litre. Moreover, the company is also providing 3-year replacement warranty on it.
In this new electric scooter, Mechanical includes LED headlamps and LED daytime running lights. Furthermore, the scooter comes with Upfront hydraulic telescopic forks and hydraulic rear dual shock absorbers. The front wheel of the scooter is having dual disc brakes and a single disc at the rear assisted by Electronic – Assisted Braking System. Interestingly it also features 90/90 MRF tubeless tyres.
The Company is offering the scooter with the option of three colours in the market which includes purple, golden and blue, with black highlights.