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Ultraviolette F77 launched at Rs 3.80 lakh; will get two variants | Autocar India

Written by Ravi Kapoor

The Ultraviolette F77 is the costliest electrical two-wheeler on sale in India at present.

Ultraviolette Automotive has simply launched the F77 electrical bike in India at Rs 3.80 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi). The F77 might be supplied in two variants – Authentic and Recon – and each would differ by way of peak output figures in addition to battery capability, and consequently, vary. You possibly can spec the F77 in three color schemes – Shadow, Airstrike and Laser.

  1. Accessible in Authentic and Recon variants, and a restricted version mannequin
  2. Three using modes – Glide, Fight, Ballistic
  3. Solely 77 models of the Rs 5.5 lakh restricted version F77 might be obtainable

Ultraviolette F77 electrical bike: particulars

The Authentic variant of the Ultraviolette F77 electrical bike will get a 7.1kWh battery and a claimed vary of 207 km (IDC). It weighs 197 kg, which is 10kg lower than the Recon variant. The latter, however, has a bigger 10.3kWh battery and a claimed vary of 307km. Peak output figures are an space of distinction between the 2 as nicely. The Authentic is rated for a peak of 27kW and 85Nm of torque, whereas the Recon is claimed to make a peak 29kW and 95Nm of torque. The restricted version mannequin has even increased specs. Wheelbase, seat top and floor clearance figures are the identical for all variants at 1,340mm, 800mm and 160mm, respectively.

Each variants of the F77 include three using modes – Glide, Fight and Ballistic – which progressively enhance energy. The caveat right here is that the Ballistic mode can solely be used if the battery pack has 70 p.c cost or extra. 

The battery could be charged with both a normal charger, which might prime the battery up at 35km per hour or a lift charger, which speeds it as much as 75km per hour. The increase charger is non-compulsory on each variants. The battery pack on the Authentic variant of the F77 comes with a guaranty of three years or 30,000km, whereas the one on the Recon comes normal with a 5 12 months or 50,000km guarantee. The Authentic mannequin’s guarantee could be prolonged to this as nicely. The Restricted mannequin’s battery will get an eight 12 months or 1,00,000km guarantee, and the Recon’s guarantee could be prolonged to this era too.

The chassis nestling the battery pack on the Ultraviolette F77 is a metal trellis unit with an aluminium bulkhead. Suspension duties are taken care of by a 41mm USD fork and a monoshock, each adjustable for preload. Braking {hardware} is within the type of a 320mm disc up entrance, bitten down upon by a 4-piston radial caliper and a 230mm rear disc mated to a single-piston caliper. Twin-channel ABS is normal on all F77 variants.

Ultraviolette F77 electrical bike: options

Ultraviolette has geared up the F77 with a 5-inch TFT sprint with smartphone connectivity enabling options resembling turn-by-turn navigation and notification alerts. By way of the proprietary app, options resembling experience analytics, real-time location, crash-detection and battery statistics will also be considered. 

Along with the usual F77, Ultraviolette has additionally revealed a restricted version of the F77, of which solely 77 models can be found. This restricted version bike has the identical battery pack as the usual F77 and the identical 307km IDC vary as nicely. The place it differs from the usual F77 is that it boasts of barely increased claimed output numbers with a peak energy output of 30.2kW and 100 Nm of torque. The restricted version F77 is priced at Rs 5.5 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi).

The F77 electrical bike could be booked on Ultraviolette’s web site with deliveries commencing in January, albeit restricted to Bangalore. Deliveries in different main cities throughout India will observe subsequent 12 months.

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