Revolt RV400 electric scooter: price (on-road), range, colors, pictures and specs

Revolt Motors is based in Gurugram and operates a manufacturing facility in Manesar, Haryana. The company was founded by Rahul Sharma, who also co-founded Micromax, and was established with Rs 400-500 crore investment in the early rounds. The company then introduced the Revolt RV400 e-bike in 2019. The Revolt RV400 became the first mass-produced e-bike in India. The bike was also one of the first to be AI-enabled and offered a host of connected features. The Revolt RV400 also presented itself as a good contender in the early EV space in the Indian market. The EV has also claimed a healthy range of 150km and a top speed of 85km/h, satisfying the needs of a commuter segment bike in India.

RV400 Revolt Price in India

Revolt RV400 is available in two variants – Standard and Premium. The standard variant starts at around Rs 1.25 lakhs (ex-showroom) in most cities and varies depending on statewide subsidies. The Revolt RV400 is also available in some of the cities usable in the Premium variant. We have compiled a table of indicative on-road prices from reliable sources for the Standard variant of the RV400.

Photos of the RV400 Revolt


Revolt RV400 ex-showroom and on-road prices by cities

Town Ex-showroom price On-road prices RTO cost Insurance cost
New Delhi Rs 1,24,999 Rs 1,30,146* Rs 1,500 Rs 4,147
bangalore Rs 1,24,999 Rs 1,34,156* Rs 5,000 Rs 4,157
Bombay Rs 1,09,999 Rs 1,15,354* Rs 1,500 Rs 3,855
Pune Rs 1 29 463 Rs 1,34,005* N / A Rs 4,542
Hyderabad N / A N / A N / A N / A
Ahmedabad N / A N / A N / A N / A
Chennai N / A N / A N / A N / A
Kolkata N / A N / A N / A N / A

*estimated price via verified sources (actual on-road price may vary)

Key Features of the Revolt RV400

  • Motor power: 3000W
  • Interval: 150 km/recharge
  • Acceleration: 0-40 km/h in 3.3 seconds
  • Maximum speed: 85 km/h
  • Battery capacity: 3.24kWh
  • Loading time: 4:30
  • Unloaded weight: 108 kilograms

Close-up photos of the RV400 Revolt


Revolt RV400 Specifications

The Revolt RV400 was one of the first electric scooters to feature an AI-enabled integrated dashboard. The vehicle for 2019 has brought many new features such as GPS and GPS, as well as battery swapping. The comprehensive mobile app that works in conjunction with the e-bike’s on-board telemetry also offers location-based services to take advantage of battery swapping. Additionally, the RV400 also features a speaker capable of mimicking various sound signatures of different ICE and exhaust combinations, which could help riders psychologically acclimate to the electric drivetrain. Four sound modes are available: Rebel, Roar, Rage and Revolt.

Power, performance

  • Motor power: 3000W
  • Rated power: 3000W
  • Maximum speed: 85 km/h
  • Acceleration: 0-40 km/h (3.3 seconds)
  • Certified range: 150 km
  • Actual range: NA
  • Motor Type: Hub Motor
  • Maximum torque: 170 Nm
  • Permissible slope: 10.2 degrees
  • Load capacity: 150 kg
  • Reverse mode: Yes
  • Starting: remote start and button start
  • Killswitch: Yes
  • Processor: NA
  • RAM: NA

Battery charging

  • Battery type: Lithium Ion (removable)
  • Battery capacity: 3.24kWh
  • Battery charging time: 4.5 hours
  • Charger output: Portable / 72V
  • Quick Charge: Yes
  • Quick charge time: 0-75% in 3 hours

Light and indicator

  • Headlight: LED
  • Brake light and tail light: LED
  • Turn signal: LED lamp
  • Low battery indicator: Yes
  • Light pass: Yes
  • Support Indicator: Yes

Smart Features

  • Display type: touch screen
  • Screen size: 7 inches
  • Bluetooth: Yes
  • WiFi: Yes
  • Riding Modes: Yes
  • Instrument console: digital
  • GPS Navigation: Yes
  • Geofence: Yes
  • Anti-theft alarm: Yes
  • Cruise control: Yes
  • Speedometer: digital
  • Daily counter: digital
  • Clock: Yes
  • Voice assistant: Yes
  • DRL: Yes
  • Mobile app connectivity: Yes
  • Central locking system: Yes
  • Artificial sound: Yes
  • Parking aid: Yes
  • Hill Assist: No
  • Anti-theft system: Yes
  • USB Charging Port: No
  • Additional features: cruise control, 3 driving modes (Eco, Normal and Sports), central locking, removable battery, LCD instrument panel, LED lighting, Take Me Home Lights, Geo-Locator

Brakes, wheels, suspension

  • Brake technology: CBS
  • Front brake type and size: Disc
  • Rear Brake Type & Size: Disc
  • Wheel Type: Alloy
  • Radial tires: No
  • Tire Type: Tubeless
  • Rear wheel size: 17 inches
  • Rear tire size: 120/80 R17
  • Front wheel size: 17 inches
  • Front tire size: 90/80 R17
  • Front suspension: USD fork
  • Rear suspension: Monoshock

Body and dimensions

  • Empty weight: 108 KG
  • Length: 12156 millimeters
  • Height: 1112mm
  • Width: 712mm
  • Wheelbase: 1350mm
  • Ground clearance: 215mm
  • Seat height: 814mm
  • Frame type: Tubular
  • Front storage: No
  • Storage under the seat: NA
  • Seat Type: Single
  • Passenger foot pegs: Yes
  • Passenger Backrest: No
  • Passenger handrail: Yes
  • Passenger seat: Yes
  • Passenger footrest: Yes

RV400 Revolt Colors

  • rebel red
  • Mist Gray
  • Cosmic Black

Revolt RV400 Guarantee

  • Battery warranty: 6 years / 1,00,000 km
  • Engine warranty: NA

Service and maintenance

  • Minor repairs: workshop services
  • RV400 is backed by a 5 year / 75,000 km product warranty with 3 year / 30,000 km

RV400 Revolt Review

The Revolt RV400 is one of the earliest entrants into the electric two-wheeler space in India. Most of the fundamentals of the RV400 are sorted and thus provide a complete experience. There is no strong competition and therefore not much to compare and the e-bike segment remains a niche in the market. The 150 km range, LED lighting, generous ground clearance and interchangeable battery proved to be strong points of the RV400. However, the RV400’s aging tech hardware could put buyers off, especially with scooters offering more connected and cohesive features built into a color touchscreen dash.


  • Striking design
  • Good range
  • Smart Features

The inconvenients

  • Aging product with no follow-up upgrades
  • Reduced market presence

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Hyderabad man rides dosa on Vespa scooter after temperature soars above 40 degrees [Video]

The recent heatwave across India has caused the temperature to skyrocket. Many pockets of India have suffered from rising temperatures. As the scorching heat quickly heated everything under the sun, a Hyderabad food blogger posted a video of making dosa on the seat of a Vespa scooter.

The video shows the scooter parked in the sun. The ambient temperature was around 40 degrees but as the seat of the scooter is black in color it picks up and retains heat. The food blogger made the same demonstration by putting dosa paste on the seat of the Vespa.

It took a while to cook but eventually solidified. It’s not the crispiest dosa you’ll see or eat, but it shows how hot the seats can get when parked in the sun.

Such incidents have also been reported in other parts of the country. In fact, many others have cooked other foods like chapatis and eggs using the hot hood of the car and the heat on the road.

The surface temperature is always higher than the ambient temperature because it captures and retains heat longer. This is why asphalt roads remain warm even after sunset.

How to escape such situations?

Now, if you’ve ever parked a vehicle on a hot sunny day, you must have noticed how hot it gets. For two-wheelers, the seat definitely gets too hot for comfort. To avoid such situations, you can always use mesh seat covers that do not get very hot. These seat covers or cushions also provide insulation between your body and the hot seat, preventing uncomfortable temperatures.

Another way is not to park the vehicle under direct sunlight. It significantly reduces the heat picked up by the seat. For cars, there are many ways to quickly cool the cabin in such hot weather conditions. If it’s a safe place to park, you can open the windows. This ensures air circulation and minimizes the greenhouse effect.

You can also move warm air before entering the vehicle by opening a window, then using the door on the opposite side of the vehicle to vent the cool air and cool the cabin. Also, keeping the windows open for a minute or two after the air conditioning starts displaces warm air with cold air and lowers the cabin temperature more quickly.