ELECTRIC MOTORCYCLES AND SCOOTERS
HMSI launches BS-VI compliant Activa 6G
The new scooter will be delivered to customers by the end of January and early February, Honda Motorc...
Bajaj Auto relaunches Chetak in an electric avatar, priced at Rs 1 lakh onwards
The vehicle will be available in two variants - Urbane and Pr...
Electric 2-wheeler makers learning to survive without subsidy, FAME II not worked: SMEV
The Society of Manufacturers of Electric Vehicle (SMEV) said after getting a "shock" when FAME II was implemented from April 1, 2019, the industry has devised ways to keep afloat by selling low to mid-speed vehicles, which don't qualify for incentives at heavy discount but incurring losses in the process.
EV makers target delivery, logistics companies to widen market
Greaves Cotton-owned Ampere Vehicles, which makes electric scooters, has made its entry into the ecommerce segment through a deal with grocery app BigBasket. It has also entered into an agreement with Bengaluru-based Bounce for deploying scooters for ride-share.
Rs 700-cr investment on hold by a year, FAME II failed to deliver: Hero Electric
Leading electric two-wheeler maker Hero Electric has put on hold investment of up to Rs 700 crore by a year with the sector taking a nosedive as FAME II, scheme aimed to promote electric vehicles, has failed to deliver, according to a top company official.
AAP govt unveils sops, targets 25% new EVs in Delhi by 2024
The Delhi Electric Vehicle Policy 2019 approved by the state cabinet on Monday focuses on electric two-wheelers, shared transport vehicles and goods carriers or freight vehicles, since they contribute to majority of the vehicular pollution, an official statement said.
This startup can convert any fuel-powered scooter to an electric scooter
As the automobile sector in the country prepares to embrace electric mobility with open arms, there are significant challenges to overcome. Meladath Auto Components offers a middle ground service of converting your regular automobile to a hybrid electric one.
Arjun Khanna talks impromptu road trips, passion for bikes & collection of BMWs & Harleys
Designer Arjun Khanna says he would love to ride his cruisers cross-country on the American highways.
Suzuki Motorcycle India unveils BS-VI compliant Access 125 with alloy drum brake at Rs 64,800 onwards
The Access 125 BS-VI version will be available in standard and special variant.
Suzuki may start testing e-Scooter here next year
Japanese automaker Suzuki Motor’s two-wheeler unit may start testing its electric scooter on the streets of India as soon as next year, but will likely wait for infrastructure to develop before marketing the product.
HMSI's Manesar plant workers protest against sacking of contractual staff
Workers of Honda Motorcycle & Scooter India's (HMSI) Manesar plant on Wednesday took out a march to protest against the sacking of 2,500 contractual workers at the facility.
Suzuki Motor may soon start testing its electric scooter in India
"We will respect the government policy. We will make some prototypes. But there is no infrastructure — the charging system, battery station,” said Satoshi Uchida, the managing director of Suzuki Motorcycle India. When the company eventually launches its electric two-wheelers in India, it stands to benefit from the EV infrastructure of Maruti Suzuki.
Bajaj auto is back with electric scooter Chetak
Pune-based Bajaj Auto Limited (BAL) Wednesday forayed into the electric two-wheeler market with iconic scooter Chetak.Apart from India, the ...
Piaggio may tap Aprilia to take on Enfield in India
The firm was earlier looking at launching products in the 150cc motorcycle segment, but with the market moving towards higher-displacement bikes, the plan now is to introduce products in the 250-300cc range. Piaggio additionally is working on introducing an India-specific scooter in the next financial year and refreshing its range of products here under the Vespa brand.
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