The automotive industry has for many years been a major factor in the growth of the Indian economy. We have all grown up seeing many companies trying to gain a foothold in this competitive arena while others are dropping out.
Today we are going to discuss the best quality electric scooter model that comes from a very reliable and well-known company. We’ve seen quality products from Pulsar (launched in 2001) to Avenger (relaunched in 2015) Yes! You guessed it right, I’m talking about Bajaj Auto Ltd.
Bajaj Chetak electric scooter in India
The history of Chetak dates back to 1972 when it was first launched in global markets and later Bajaj Chetak electric two-wheeler was launched in January 2020.
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The Chetak comes with a steel body with IP67 water protection, as claimed by the company. This will be covered later in this article.
Bajaj Chetak Electric Scooter Price and Range
The electric scooter comes with a price tag of ₹1,41,440, offering 6 different colors and 2 variants – Premium and Urbane viz. The model can be charged from flat to full in 5 hours and the range is 90 km per charge with a maximum speed of 70 km/h.
It also offers 60-minute fast charging, up to 25% battery life, and the Chetak lithium-ion battery offers a 3-year or 50,000 km warranty (whichever comes first).
|Top speed||70 km/h.|
|Engine power||4080W max|
|Type of engine||Brushless DC electric motor (BLDC|
|Loading time||5 hours (60 minutes quick charge – up to 25%)|
||AC 220V, 5A grounded three-prong wall socket|
|Premium color options
||Hazelnut, Brooklyn Black, Indigo Metallic, Velluto Russo|
Chetak is currently available in 4 states namely – Maharashtra, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Telangana.
Chetak Electric Scooter Reviews
Bajaj is known for the quality of its products and hence the quality of Bajaj Electric Chetak is also good. Chetak comes with welcome features but demands a good price.
The fast charging of the battery and its long autonomy are some of the decisive aspects that can help to make a lasting impression on the mind of the potential buyer.
|Long range||Fewer Bajaj charging stations|
|Quick charge||A little too expensive|
|Easy to plug in to charge
||Available in limited cities|
|3 year engine warranty
in addition to everything, the company offers a Online Showroom Experience on their site so be sure to check it out
FAQ – Frequently Asked Questions
The Chetak can be charged at any AC 220V, 5A grounded three-prong wall outlet. If you can charge your phone, you can charge your Chetak.
What is the difference between the Premium and Urbane variants of Chetak?
The only difference between the two variants other than the colors is in the brake setup. The Urbane model is equipped with a drum brake at the front while the Premium model is equipped with a disc brake. However, both have drum brakes in the rear. Besides that, there isn’t much difference in their specs.
What is the warranty on Chetak?
Chetak offers a 50,000 km or 3 year warranty (whichever comes first).
Are Chetak prices the same from city to city?
Chetak prices may vary by city and state. Please refer to the price breakdown provided for your city/state when booking.