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Ola tops two-wheeler EV gross sales charts in September | Autocar India

Written by Ravi Kapoor

Ather gross sales continue to grow, however regardless of that it fails to characteristic within the prime Three for September.

In August, Hero Electrical had a transparent edge over the following bestselling EV maker, Okinawa. Nevertheless, September 2022 sees a task reversal with Ola and Okinawa racking up extra registrations than Hero Electrical. That is the primary time in a really very long time that one other EV producer has managed to dethrone Hero Electrical from the highest place.

  • Hero Electrical outperformed by Ola and Okinawa
  • TVS iQube studies slight decline

Ola Electrical has bounced again from its comparatively paltry gross sales determine of three,421 models in August to 9,634 models in September. The launch of the extra reasonably priced S1 e-scooter coupled with the low cost it has been providing little question helped the corporate obtain these numbers. 

Okinawa, regardless of registering 8,278 models, which is lower than August’s determine of 8,554 models, managed to edge out Hero Electrical to turn out to be the second bestselling EV producer in September. In the meantime, Hero Electrical noticed a pointy 23.46 % decline in month-on-month gross sales, down from its 10,476-strong determine in August to eight,018 models final month. 

Ather has been rising its gross sales numbers steadily, however regardless of racking up its best-ever month-to-month gross sales of 6,164 models, it’s nonetheless the fifth when it comes to two-wheeler EV gross sales. Ather’s development may be attributed to the introduction of its Gen 3 450X e-scooter, which now has a spread of greater than 100km on a single cost, in addition to the model’s scaling up of its manufacturing capability.

The TVS iQube, which noticed a development spurt in August (4,418 models), noticed a marginal decline final month and was capable of solely handle 3,931 registrations. The Bajaj Chetak noticed a rise in its gross sales with 3,202 models bought in September, up from 2,687 models bought in August.

The main electrical motorbike producer, Revolt, once more noticed a decline and dipped under the thousand-unit mark final month at solely 837 models. Pure EV additionally noticed a month-to-month decline and was solely capable of rack up 751 registrations as in comparison with 875 in August. The opposite electrical motorbike maker, Tork, too noticed a dip in gross sales from 60 models in August to 48 in September. Bounce, nonetheless, was capable of register a marginal development, up from 580 to 629 models final month. 

September 2022 electrical two-wheeler gross sales
Producer Registrations
Ola Electrical 9,634
Okinawa 8,278
Hero Electrical 8,018
Ampere 6,189
Ather Vitality 6,164
TVS iQube 3,931
Bajaj Chetak (from Bajaj) 3,202
Revolt 837
Pure EV 751
Bounce 629
Tork Motors 48

All numbers, apart from the Bajaj Chetak, are from the federal government’s VAHAN portal which doesn’t embody the info for Andhra Pradesh, Telangana and Madhya Pradesh. 

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Ravi Kapoor