Avan Motors India, the manufacturer of electric scooter, launched the Trend E at an introductory price of Rs 56,900 (ex-showroom) this week. The Trend E can be booked for an amount of Rs 1,100 and those customers booking it before March 31 will get the new smart electric scooter delivered by the last day of the month.
Trend E, the most recent inclusion in the company's Xero series, is available in red-black, black-red and white-blue combinations. Powered by a lithium-ion battery, the smart electric scooter can touch a maximum speed of 45 kmph. Trend E can cover a distance of 60 km with a single battery and 110 km with double battery, with the charging time of the lithium-ion battery ranging from two to four hours. The suspension duties are performed by a hydraulic telescopic suspension at the front and a coil spring at the rear, as reported by India Today.
The Trend E has alloy wheels, and disc and drum brakes on the front and rear wheels, respectively. The e-scooter can carry a maximum load of 150 kg.
"The Avan Motors team has worked extensively on creating the Trend E scooter as a vehicle that is suitable for Indian roads and meets the requirements of consumers with its combination of technology, power and futuristic design. We are delighted with the response the scooter has received in its pre-launch phase and are confident that customers too will appreciate the Trend E and all its features," Avan Motors India Business Development Head Pankaj Tiwari said in a statement.
The electric scooter manufacturer has launched its Xero range of smart e-scooters and has plans in place for introducing six more scooters in 2019.
The ex-showroom prices of Trend E variant-wise are: