TVS iQube the first electric scooter by TVS Motor Company has been launched in the Indian market. It has the company has said that this electric scooter a direct competition with the recently launched Bajaj Chetak Electric. As per the officials, TVS iQube is equipped with an advanced electric drivetrain and next-generation TVs SmartXonnect platform.
TVS iCube is a Neo-Retro style electric scooter and Its design elements are inspired by the company's popular scooters, TVs Jupiter and Entork. At the front, It has a black cowl in the middle of the handle. The electric scooter also gets U-shape LED DRLs, crystal-clear LED headlamps and LED tail lamps.
TVS iQube features a 4.4 kW electric motor that gets all the power through a lithium-ion battery. As per reports, the battery will take 5 hours to gets fully charged. The company also claims that after a full charge, the iQube will run for 75 km. With two riding modes named Power and Economy, It can reach a maximum speed of 78 km / h. To catch a speed of 0 to 40 kilometers per hour It takes 4.2 seconds.
If we talk about the features then this electric scooter is equipped with iCube connected technology, with a new TVS SmartXonnect connected platform that has advanced TFT cluster and iQube app. TVS iQube is also packed with geo-fencing, navigation assist, remote battery charge status, last park location, incoming call alert, and SMS alert. Apart from this, The electric scooter also has features like Q-Park Assist, Day and Night Display, and Regenerative Braking.
The iCube electric scooter is priced at Rs 1.15 lakh (on-road price, Bangalore). Interested people can book it by paying 5 thousand rupees on the TVS website or company dealership. The company will give dedicated customer relationship assistance to buy this scooter. In addition, the company is also offering attractive schemes to customers through TVS credit.
TVS iQube is currently available only in Bengaluru. Additionally, as per the company’s officials, the scooter will be available in Bangalore from January 27, 2020, at the company's 10 dealerships. TVS iCube will be available in other metro cities after some time.