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Hero Electric Optima ER and Nyx ER launched from INR 68,721

Hero Electric, today officially launched its two new e-scooters; Hero Electric Optima ER and the Hero Electric Nyx ER (Extended Range) further expanding its range of heavy duty and high-speed e-scooters in India. The Optima ER and Nyx ER are now available across all Hero Electric dealerships for INR 68,721 (ex. PAN India) and INR 69,754 (ex. PAN India) respectively.

The company further announced the inauguration of its new corporate office in Bangalore as part of its expansion plan in southern India to diversify its operations and strategically plan the new consumer touch points in the country. Hero Electric plans to take the 615 touch points presently to 1000 by end of 2020 and make the brand accessible even in the most interior parts of the country. The company has extensive investment plans in the next three years to ramp up production capacity of its electric scooters to 5 lakh units annually.

SPECIFICATIONSOptima ER                        NYX ER
  Speed42 km/hr42 km/hr
  Range110 km/ch100 km/ch
  Battery TypeLithium-IonLithium-Ion
  Battery Voltage48V48V
  Battery Capacity (Ah)56 Ah @ C3 rating56 Ah @ C3 rating
  Numbers of Battery22
  Charging Time4-5 hours4-5 hours
  Motor550W/1200W (Peak Power)600W/1300W (Peak Power)
  Acceleration (0-30 kmph)8 sec8 sec
  Kerb Weight83 kg87 kg
  ChargerFancooled ChargerFancooled Charger
  Rim TypeAlloyAlloy
  Tyre Size90 x 90 x 1290 x 90 x 12
  Gradeability7 Degree7 Degree
  Ground Clearance140 mm141 mm
WARRANTY3 Years (Bike + Battery)3 Years (Bike + Battery)
BENEFITSDouble your range with dual battery system which makes the perfect family e-Bike even more fun.
Lithium Ion Battery Benefits:

Lithweight and Portable – Can be charged from anywhere (home/office/shop/etc.)

Charges quickly from 0-100% in just 4 hours.

Top up charging allows for perpetual range and no range anxiety.

Battery lasts longer and gives consistent output till end of life (5 years under proper care).

Lithium Ion Battery Benefits:

Charges quickly from 0-100% in just 4 hours.

Top up charging allows for perpetual range and no range anxiety.

Battery lasts longer and gives consistent output till end of life (5 years under proper care).

DIFFERENTIATORS WITHIN PRODUCT RANGEFor medium to heavy range users – i.e. users who travel 70+ kms in a day.

No range anxiety as battery delivers 100+ km of range.

For medium to heavy range users – i.e. users who travel 70+ kms in a day.

No range anxiety as battery delivers 100+ km of range.

STYLISH AND PRACTICAL E-BIKE FOR EVERYDAY USE BY THE ENTIRE FAMILY.

INDIA’S HIGHEST SELLING E-BIKE FOR OVER 6 YEARS.

PRACTICAL, SPACIOUS, AND VERSATILE E-BIKE IDEAL FOR CARRYING LARGE AMOUNTS OF LUGGAGE.

HIGH RANGE AND SPACIOUS DESIGN MAKES IT IDEAL FOR DELIVERY BUSINESSES.

FOLDABLE BACKREST, HIGH GROUND CLEARANCE, AND WIDE FOOTBOARD MAKES IT EASY TO RIDE BY ELDERLY.

With the launch of Nyx ER, the company has extensive plans to introduce heavy duty products catering to myriad requirements of the B2B sector thereby expanding its offerings for the commercial segment. Hero electric products are best suited for commercial usage as they require lesser investment and have zero carbon emissions.

As the largest maker of electric vehicles in India, Hero Electric is in sync with the government’s vision to promote and foster the adoption of electric mobility in India and will invest in R&D to introduce technologically advanced products that India needs in order to make the switch from ICE vehicles. Going forward, all high-speed products from Hero Electric will also be eligible for FAME II benefits and coupled with the lowered GST rates, will make Hero Electric products more attractive and affordable for the customers.

Hero Electric Optima ER and Nyx ER launched from INR 68,721
Hero Electric Optima ER and Nyx ER launched from INR 68,721

Commenting at the occasion Mr. Sohinder Gill, CEO, Hero Electric India said, “We want to offer the best of Hero Electric products to all our customers. One feedback that we have constantly received was the range anxiety associated with e-scooters, and with the Nyx ER and Optima ER we are addressing that issue and offering a package that is high on performance and usability. I am confident that customers will appreciate these additions alongside the FAME II benefits that have made our range even more affordable.”