Have you heard about the Ather Energy S340 ? This is India’s first electric scooter which is just officially announced. Ather Energy S340 is a mart electric scooter that comes with a ‘Made in India’ tag. A powerful Lithium Ion battery packed in this scooter.
Ather Energy S340 according to manufactures, capable to reach top speed of 72 kmph and a range upto 60 kms on ride. The figures are impressive. IIT alumni Tarun Mehta and Swapnil Jain are the people behind the electric scooter.
Ather Energy S340 equipped with IP67-rated battery pack. This is said to have life cycle of 50,000 kms and a life span of 5-6 years with assured smooth functioning. The scooter can easily charge 80% within 50 minutes in fast charging mode.
Simply use any 5A normal socket in normal mode for charging purpose. One of the impressive features is a touchscreen dashboard with cloud facility to support consumer ride experience. You can use this for user profile based sign in, on board navigation, pre-configured drive modes like sport and economy.
There is also S340 Mobile App which helps the rider to be connected with the vehicle. Other options and features available are zero lateral weight offset, low centre of gravity, responsive intuitive LED lights (to ambient light conditions). Production of Ather Energy S340 will start at 2015 end and Pre-ordering will be open in the cities of Bangalore, Chennai and Pune soon.