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Bajaj Urbanite Electric Scooter brand to launch soon in India

Bajaj Urbanite Electric scooter brand will launch soon in India, as confirmed by Bajaj Auto. The first one expected in future is its electric motorcycle.

Bajaj Auto recently sent a media invite for announcing an initiative journey. At the event, Amitabh Kant, CEO of Niti Aayog was called. Like everyone, we expected that the brand will launch a new electric scooter.

In our earlier report, the Pune-based two-wheeler brand confirmed that they are working on a mass-market produced electric bike, sold under the brand name Bajaj Urbanite. We speculate the bike to launch in 2020.

Bajaj Urbanite Electric Scooter

The reports stated that Bajaj will launch new electric two-wheelers under Bajaj Urbanite. The sub-brand will consist of only electric scooters and bikes. Earlier, we speculated Bajaj to launch an alone zero-emission fully electric scooter.

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With Bajaj Urbanite, the brand plans to become an Indian bike-market Tesla. It wants to follow a top to down approach, starting from bikes, to scooter and then to Electric three-wheelers.

The first electric bike from Bajaj is expected to be a performance-based motorcycle, positioned at the premium-end. It will compete with the likes of upcoming Tork T6X electric bike.

In July last year, we reported that Bajaj is planning to bring Chetak back to the stables. Along with a conventionally powered scooter, an electric variant of the same is also being considered.

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Bajaj will position the electric scooter at the premium end but will keep it as a mass-produced product. As of now, we have speculations regarding these two electric products.

Not only Bajaj, but many two-wheeler brands are foraying in the electric two-wheeler market. Many electric two-wheeler start-ups have also come up in the recent past.

Hero Motocorp already has 4 electric scooters, which are performing well. TVS also has plans to launch a performance based electric scooter as well as an electric bike.

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Startups in the business include Ather Energy, Twenty-Two motors, Okinawa and Avon Motors. Okinawa is launching a new electric scooter this month. Avon is planning to launch one every six months, starting this year.

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