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Up to date TVS iQube launched, now is available in Three variants | Autocar India

Written by Ravi Kapoor

The TVS iQube is now obtainable in base, S and ST variants and will get the next claimed vary.

TVS has up to date its iQube electrical scooter for 2022 and added two new variants (S and ST) to the line-up. The bottom TVS iQube is now priced at Rs 98,564 (on-road, Delhi), whereas it prices Rs 1.11 lakh (on-road, Bengaluru). The mid-spec iQube S is priced at Rs 1.19 lakh (on-road, Bengaluru) and Rs 1.08 lakh, on-road in Delhi. TVS is but to disclose the value of the range-topping iQube ST, nevertheless it has opened bookings for it at Rs 999. For reference, the iQube was initially launched at Rs 1.15 lakh (on-road, Bengaluru).

  • Will get bigger battery packs
  • Prime-spec ST variant is able to quick charging
  • Will probably be obtainable in 85 cities throughout India

2022 TVS iQube variants

The TVS iQube’s base variant will get 100km vary and a 5-inch TFT display screen. Other than the unique Pearl White shade, the bottom iQube can now be had in Shining Pink and Titanium Gray Shiny paints.

The mid-level iQube S additionally will get 100km vary, however is supplied with a bigger 7-inch TFT show. Color choices for the iQube S embody Mercury Gray Shiny, Mint Blue, Lucid Yellow and Copper Bronze Shiny.

The highest-spec iQube ST, in the meantime, has a claimed vary of as much as 140km on a full cost, a 7-inch touchscreen show with a brand new consumer interface, extra underseat storage (32 litres) and quick charging functionality at 1.5kW. The iQube ST might be had in Starlight Blue Shiny, Titanium Gray Matte, Coral Sand Shiny and Copper Bronze Matte paint shades.

Other than TVS’ SmartXonnect platform, the scooter additionally will get Amazon Alexa connectivity, which permits homeowners to ask about their iQube’s cost degree utilizing their Alexa units at dwelling. TVS has commenced manufacturing of the up to date iQube and is engaged on increasing the electrical scooter’s attain from 33 cities to a complete of 85 cities.

2022 TVS iQube electrical motor and battery

The iQube continues to be powered by a 4.4kW electrical motor, which is sufficient to propel the scooter from 0-40kph in 4.2secs. As earlier than, the iQube will get two using modes, Financial system and Energy, and likewise comes with a reverse mode. Claimed Prime pace of the bottom and S variants is 78kph in Energy mode, whereas the ST variant has a barely greater high pace of 82kph. Though there’s no change within the motor, TVS has stated it has labored on optimising the Financial system mode and tuning the throttle response.

A giant change on the 2022 iQube is the advance in vary – the primary iQube had a claimed vary of 75km. The place the outgoing iQube had a 2.2kWh battery, the brand new iQube and iQube S get a 3.4kWh battery. In the meantime, the range-topping ST will get a good bigger 5.1kWh battery. TVS can also be providing three charging choices with the iQube – 650W, 950W and 1.5kW (ST solely).

(All costs together with FAME-II subsidy)

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