Ola, the country’s leading cab provider, recently announced the launch of its first electric scooter, stepping into electric mobility. The company has previously launched online bookings of this electric scooter nationwide and claims to have booked 1 lakh units in just 24 hours. News is coming that Home Electric will deliver this electric scooter across the country.
According to a report by First Post, Ola Electric scooters will be delivered to buyers across India without a traditional dealer network. This will no doubt speed up the delivery of scooters. Ola is likely to set up storage hubs all over India to make delivery faster and hassle free.
It is said that the Ola Electric Logistics Division has been created and the process of delivery of the vehicles will be entrusted to this department. From the booking stage to the delivery, this department assists customers in every aspect. Everything from booking this electric scooter to applying for a vehicle loan can be done online. It is now interesting to see how parts service / replacement etc can be done without a traditional distributor.
Ola’s electric scooter looks like:
However, the driving range and other technical aspects of this scooter have not yet been officially announced. But experts say this electric scooter can charge anywhere from zero to 50% in just 18 minutes, so it can travel up to 75 kilometers. It is expected to cover a range of about 150 km in full charge. The company offers features such as full-LED lighting, fast charging, front disc brakes.