TVS is proving once again that they are the best when it comes to stealing the show at the expo’s. Showcasing its vision of future mobility solutions for the evolving two-wheeler rider, TVS Motor Company proudly presented the TVS CREON at the Auto Expo 2018.
TVS CREON is a performance oriented, electric scooter concept, designed keeping in mind the global dream for a green future and uncompromised performance. This scooter concept is a testament to the fact that electric scooters can be both – exciting as well as environment friendly.
The TVS CREON features a next-generation electric motor that propels this scooter from 0 – 60 kmph in under 5.1 seconds and boasts of a range of 80 km. A rapid charging time of 60 minutes for 80% of full charge is on par with current generation smartphones, leaving little idle time while charging.
The heart of the TVS CREON is powered by 3 state-of-the-art Li-ion batteries capable of delivering 12 kw of instantaneous power. The batteries have been specially designed to ensure high charge per volume of battery. This helps to keep the overall dimensions of the TVS CREON compact and maintain everyday practicality of usage.
TVS CREON also gets futuristic smart connected technologies on board, which have been developed in collaboration with Intel. The scooter concept is equipped with a state-of-the-art TFT Screen which displays the speedometer, battery charge and, health status, tachometer, trip meter and odometer. The vehicle is app-enabled and offers a host of features including cloud connectivity, 3 custom riding modes, regenerative braking, park assist, safety, anti-theft, GPS & navigation, and geo-fencing.
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Commenting on the connected technology platform on board the TVS Creon, Vinay Harne, President – New Product Development, TVS Motor Company said, “Two-wheelers are the lifeline of modern Indian cities. In the drive towards smart and sustainable transportation solutions, two-wheelers have a key role to play. TVS Motor Company and Intel have worked together to transform urban mobility with a product line of smart-connected gadgets on energy efficient two-wheelers. This collaboration is aimed at creating a unique positioning for Hybrid and Electric scooter series from TVS Motor Company as both Green-energy champions and smart-connected gadgets.”
Nivruti Rai, Country Head – Intel India, Vice President, Data Center Group said, “Smart, connected and sustainable transportation solutions are the need of the hour and Intel is committed to accelerating this transformation globally. Two-wheelers are critical to urban mobility and a smart connected scooter is designed keeping in mind tech-savvy, next-generation riders. It is an excellent example of innovation ‘designed in India’ for the world, creating more convenient, intelligent and personalized riding experiences. We are very happy about our collaboration with TVS Motor Company in this exciting innovation endeavor.”
The TVS CREON also features an Aluminum lightweight perimeter frame, which provides the chassis stiffness and helps in improving the handling of the scooter. Diamond cut alloy wheels with wide section TVS Remora tubeless tires provide significant grip during cornering. The front and rear discs with single channel ABS in the front ensure safe and precise braking for all road conditions. The superior performance and sporty handling of the vehicle is achieved with advanced light-weight platform and optimised Centre of Gravity (CG) distribution. In terms of utility features, the scooter can secure a full-face helmet under the seat and is also equipped with a smart phone charger.
TVS CREON is a showcase of the cutting-edge scooter technology from TVS Motor Company and sets the direction for the company towards a green and exciting future.