Okinawa Okhi 90 Electric Scooter Launching Tomorrow: Price Expectations
The Okinawa Okhi 90 electric scooter will be launched in India on March 24. The 2022 Okinawa Okhi 90 electric scooter will face rivals such as Ola S1 and Simple One.
Okinawa Autotech, the Gurugram-based electric two-wheeler manufacturer, will launch its latest electric scooter in India on Thursday, March 24. Okinawa, which currently ranks number one in the Indian two-wheeler market, is pinning its hopes on the new electric scooter scooter to compete against rivals such as Ola S1 and Simple One among others in the high-speed electric scooter category.
The electric vehicle manufacturer recently announced the opening of its second electric vehicle production plant in Rajasthan. The Okhi 90 will be one of the main models to be produced from this factory.
The 2022 Okinawa Okhi 90 electric scooter is expected to have a bold design, which is a step ahead of other brand electric scooters. According to teasers released by the automaker, the scooter appears to be longer than the usual Okinawa models. The teasers also revealed that the Okhi 90 e-scooter will get a sloping front fascia thanks to the bike like large alloy wheels. The e-scooter will come with an LED headlight, LED turn signals and LED taillights.
The Okhi 90 electric scooter will also feature a fully digital dashboard, speed switches housed in both handles, a compact rider footboard. The instrument cluster should display various information and is likely to come with connectivity features. The seats should offer great driving comfort to the pilot and passenger. At the rear, it gets a thick grab bar.
The scooter gets a DC electric motor mounted on the rear wheel hub generating power in combination with the battery. Okinawa has already claimed that the upcoming Okhi 90 high-speed scooter will have a range of 150 km on a single charge. The electric scooter is expected to come with a lithium-ion battery which will allow the Okhi 90 to operate at a maximum speed of 80 km/h.
Okinawa is likely to announce a competitive price for the upcoming Okhi 90 electric scooter to match that of Ola S1, Simple One, Bajaj Chetak, TVS iQube, Ather 450X among others. Expect the price range to fall between ₹1,000,000 and ₹1.20 lakh (ex-showroom) at launch.
Date of first publication: Mar 23, 2022, 11:47 a.m. IST