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Okinawa, Tacita be a part of fingers to make e-scooters and bikes | Autocar India

Written by Ravi Kapoor

Okinawa will present its manufacturing line whereas Tacita will provide the powertrain and its associated parts.

Electrical two-wheeler producer Okinawa Autotech has partnered with Italian agency Tacita, a producer of electrical and efficiency bikes, to type a brand new firm. The three way partnership, which relies in India, will include each scooters and bikes – for home and worldwide markets – and start manufacturing from 2023 at Okinawa’s second facility in Rajasthan. 

The brand new merchandise will probably be designed and developed in Italy, and the street exams will probably be carried out in each, India and Italy. Okinawa will present the native growth of the longer term merchandise and its manufacturing line, whereas Tacita will present the powertrain – controller, motor, battery packs and battery administration system (BMS).

“Tacita will assist us in making a market that matches the demand for futuristic know-how and merchandise,” stated Jeetender Sharma, MD and founder, Okinawa Autotech. “Their superior and futuristic know-how will even additional broaden and strengthen our present product vary.”

Tacita managing director Pierpaolo Rigo added, “We’re completely satisfied to offer our experience within the premium EV bike phase to launch a top-end line of bikes. Our crew, together with Okinawa engineers, is devoted to the R&D to introduce distinctive product propositions that outline the longer term.”

Tacita presently retails solely the T-Cruise cruiser bike and the T-Race supermoto bike. The T-Cruise is on the market in two variants – City and Turismo – whereas the T-Race is obtainable in four variations – Motard, Enduro, Rally and Cross. Curiously, whereas all bikes on the web site do have a value, they seem like obtainable just for pre-orders as of now.

 

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