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Ola S1 electrical scooter launched at Rs 99,999 | Autocar India

Written by Ravi Kapoor

The Ola S1 may also obtain the upcoming Transfer OS3 software program improve that’s due this Diwali.

Ola Electrical has launched the S1 scooter in India at an introductory worth of Rs 99,999. The Ola S1 is the bottom variant of the corporate’s S1 electrical scooter vary, and, as anticipated, will get a smaller battery and fewer options compared to the top-spec Ola S1 Professional.

Beginning with the battery, the Ola S1 has a 3kWh battery that requires 5 hours to prime up and presents a ‘True Vary’ of 128km in Eco mode. Along with Eco mode, the S1 will get Regular and Sports activities mode, with the claimed vary dropping to 101km and 90km, respectively. The Hyper mode is reserved for the S1 Professional.

The efficiency stays the identical because the top-spec variant – peak motor energy of 8.5kW and rated motor energy of 5.5kW. Nonetheless, the highest pace of the Ola S1 is capped at 95kph solely, whereas it’s 116km for the S1 Professional. That stated, each scooters have the identical claimed grade capability of 15 levels.

When it comes to the software program, Ola Electrical says that the S1 will get all of the OTA updates sooner or later, together with the Transfer OS3 that is due this Diwali, which is able to carry options like proximity unlocking, moods and improved regeneration. As for the options, apart from Cruise Management, the S1 will get all the opposite options you see within the S1 Professional akin to navigation, Bluetooth connectivity and music.

The remainder of the scooter, be it the design, chassis or dimensions, is an identical to the S1 Professional.

Bookings for the Ola S1 have opened and one can achieve this by making a web-based fee of Rs 499 earlier than August 31. The corporate stated the introductory worth is relevant on restricted shares of the S1 mannequin. Deliveries are set to start on September 7, 2022.

In different information, Ola Electrical introduced five-year prolonged guarantee for the S1 and S1 Professional electrical scooters. Additionally, the S1 Professional is now obtainable in a brand new Freedom version that will get a Khakhi Inexperienced color. 

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