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Ola extends Rs 10,000 low cost on S1 Professional until Diwali | Autocar India

Written by Ravi Kapoor

New Ola e-scooter prone to get smaller battery pack than present S1 variants; Rs 10,000 low cost on S1 Professional prolonged until Diwali.

Ola Electrical is gearing as much as launch a brand new, extra inexpensive variant of its S1 electrical scooter this month, which can be priced beneath Rs 80,000. The EV start-up has additionally prolonged the validity of festive presents on the S1 Professional, which features a Rs 10,000 money low cost.

  • New base variant to retain options of current S1 variants
  • Low cost on prolonged guarantee and decrease rates of interest on supply

New Ola S1 variant: what we all know thus far

In response to sources inside the firm, this new scooter is about to be launched round Diwali and can be priced beneath Rs 80,000. At this worth level, the brand new Ola e-scooter will price across the identical as in style 125cc scooters just like the TVS Jupiter and Suzuki Entry.

We’ve additionally discovered that Ola’s new scooter is predicted to retain many of the options of the present S1 variants. Nevertheless, it’s prone to get a smaller battery pack than the 3kWh unit seen on the S1, in an effort to hold the prices in verify.

Given its anticipated worth, this new S1 variant will seemingly rival the bottom TVS iQube and the Hero Vida e-scooter, which is set to be launched tomorrow.

Ola S1 Professional reductions prolonged

Only in the near past, Ola Electrical had introduced a variety of presents, together with a Rs 10,000 money low cost, on its S1 Professional electrical scooter which had been legitimate until October 5. And now, on the again of an encouraging response, the EV start-up has determined to increase the validity of those presents.

Ola CEO Bhavish Aggarwal has tweeted saying that the presents can be prolonged “until Diwali”, though no particular date has been talked about. Other than the Rs 10,000 money low cost, Ola can also be providing a Rs 1,500 low cost on its 5-year prolonged guarantee, in addition to a decrease rate of interest, beginning at 8.99 % (down by 2.2 %), and 0 processing payment on loans for the S1 Professional.

After three months of regular decline, Ola noticed a resurgence in its gross sales figures, topping the EV gross sales charts in September. The continued presents, coupled with the introduction of new expertise centres throughout India and the launch of the bottom S1 scooter, are prone to have a optimistic impact on the gross sales numbers.

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