Ola S1 and Ola S1 Professional — the corporate’s first electrical scooters — will go on sale for the primary time immediately. The electrical scooters have been launched on August 15 and provide 8.5kW of peak energy. They’re supplied in two battery configurations — a 2.98kWh battery on the vanilla Ola S1 and a 3.97kWh battery on Ola S1 Professional. The deliveries of the Ola electrical scooters are mentioned to start in October. Each electrical scooters get a 7-inch touchscreen show.
Ola S1, Ola S1 Professional worth in India, availability
The newly launch electrical scooters by Ola — Ola S1 and Ola S1 Professional — could be bought beginning immediately, September 15, from 8am IST. The journey aggregator has detailed the shopping for course of via a publish on its weblog. The vanilla Ola S1 could be bought for Rs. 99,999 ex-showroom and the Ola S1 Professional could be bought for Rs 1,29,999 ex-showroom. Each these costs are listed with out the subsidies electrical autos obtain in every state.
As soon as the acquisition portal for the Ola electrical scooters opens on the company website, prospects would wish to pay Rs. 20,000 as advance and the steadiness would wish to pay the remaining quantity earlier than their Ola S1 or Ola S1 Professional is delivered. The weblog additionally mentions that deliveries would begin in October however has not but confirmed the precise date.
Notably, prospects who’ve booked their Ola S1 or Ola S1 Professional electrical scooters can cancel their bookings at any time earlier than it’s shipped. The electrical scooters can be delivered on to the shopper’s residence, and they are going to be notified of the estimated supply dates inside 72 hours of putting their orders. Ola has additionally talked about that prospects can start taking check rides in October
Ola S1, Ola S1 Professional specs, options
As talked about, the Ola S1 and Ola S1 Professional have been launched in two configurations — a 2.98kWh battery on the vanilla Ola S1 and a 3.97kWh battery on the Ola S1 Professional. The previous will get a claimed 121km of vary and a high pace of 90kmph. The latter, alternatively, will get a claimed 181km of vary and a high pace of 115kmph. The vanilla Ola S1 will get two using modes — Regular and Sports activities — whereas Ola S1 Professional will get Regular, Sports activities, and Hyper using modes.
Additionally they get a 7-inch touchscreen show with a number of microphones, AI speech recognition algorithm, and runs MoveOS from Ola Electric. The Ola S1 and Ola S1 Professional electrical scooters additionally get a bunch of security options that embody an anti-theft system, geo-fencing, and a flame-retardant battery that can be water and mud resistant.
Ola S1, Ola S1 Professional competitors
The Ola Electic scooters should face stiff competition within the electrical two-wheeler market. It competes with the likes of Ather 450X, Easy One, TVS iQube, and the Bajaj Chetak. Out of all these 5 electrical scooters, the Easy One comes with the longest claimed vary of 236km on a single cost. In distinction, the TVS iQube has the least claimed vary of 75km on a single cost.
Nevertheless, the most cost effective e-scooter within the lineup is the vanilla Ola S1 that has an ex-showroom worth of Rs. 99,999 earlier than subsidies. As compared, the costliest e-scooter is the Bajaj Chetak that has an ex-showroom worth of Rs. 1,41,400 earlier than subsidies.