Bajaj Auto launched an electric version of its iconic Chetak brand scooter on Tuesday. While reservations will begin from Jan.15, deliveries will begin from late February, the company said.
The highly anticipated Chetak electric scooter will be available at a starting price of Rs 1 lakh. The Chetak electric scooter was unveiled by Bajaj Auto last October.
Initially, it will be available in Pune and Bangalore.
Interested customers can book the scooter online at chetak.com with an amount of Rs 2000.
Speaking on the launch, Rakesh Sharma, Executive Director of Bajaj Auto, said: âFrom January 15, Chetak will be available in two cities and it will mark the start of a new era in two-wheeler mobility.
âThe return of the legendary Chetak now in a modern electric avatar is indeed a proud moment for all of us at Bajaj Auto,â said Sharma.
“We are confident that Chetak will set absolutely new benchmarks in clean technology, elegance and enjoyable ownership experience, shaping the very future of Hamara Kal’s personal travel and construction,” he said. -he adds.
Chetak requires minimal maintenance with a service interval of 12,000 kilometers or one year (whichever comes first) and comes with a comprehensive three-year or 50,000 kilometer (whichever comes first) warranty. including the lithium-ion battery, Bajaj Auto said.
The electric scooter will be available in two variants, Urbane and Premium. a home charging station will be included in the package.
The Chetak Urbane edition with drum brakes will be priced at Rs 1 lakh, while the Chetak Premium edition with disc brakes and luxury finish will cost Rs 1.15 lakh.
These non-showroom prices include applicable subsidies but do not include insurance and road tax, the company said.
âOur goal is to provide an attractive and viable option for commuters with different needs and expectations through the Chetak range. To achieve this, we have offered a very advanced and stylish electric scooter at an affordable price,â Sharma said during of the launch event. in Delhi.