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Honda U-go electrical scooter design patented in India | Autocar India

Written by Ravi Kapoor

The Honda U-Go is a light-weight city roundabout offered in worldwide markets.

Honda has registered the design patent of a brand new electrical scooter in India. The mentioned design is of the Honda U-Go electrical scooter that is offered overseas. 

Honda U-Go: design and options 

Positioned as an inexpensive city runabout in worldwide markets, the U-Go has a neat and easy design. The entrance apron is essentially flat, with an built-in LED headlight.  The flip indicators are positioned on the black plastic shroud over the handlebar.

Transferring to the aspect panels, they’re neatly built-in, with cutouts to stow the pillion foot-rest for a flush look. The tail part is fairly neat as effectively, with the blacked out portion across the lights being a pleasant contact. 

Talking of options, the scooter comes full with an LCD show, USB charging port and a 26-litre boot.

Honda U-Go: Battery and motor

The U-Go is offered in two trims in different markets – one with a 1.2kW motor and a high velocity of 53kph, whereas the decrease variant has a 0.8kW motor and a high velocity of 43km. Each motors are hub mounted. Whereas the highest velocity figures are low, the vary provided by the detachable 1.44kWh battery is an honest 65km. The vary will be bumped to 130km with the addition of a secondary battery pack.

Honda U-Go in India 

Whereas Honda has registered the design patent of the U-Go in India, it’s too early to say that the corporate will launch the electrical scooter. In actual fact, the corporate had additionally patented the PCX electrical scooter in India in 2021. Whether or not Honda launches both of the scooters as is or adapts them to go well with our circumstances by becoming completely different motors or batteries stays to be seen.

 

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