(Techz.vn) Honda Vision will be extremely worried because a completely new opponent is about to be released in August.
Bengaluru, India-based electric vehicle startup Simple Energy will launch its first electric vehicle, the Simple One, on August 15. The electric scooter will be available in cities in India in phases, starting with Bengaluru, Chennai and Hyderabad, followed by other cities in the coming months.
Simple Energy’s electric scooter is said to have a range of 240 km in Eco mode. The car has a mid-drive motor, a removable battery, a 0-50km/h acceleration time claimed by the manufacturer of 3.6 seconds and a top speed that the car can reach 100km/h. H. This electric scooter is also expected to come with features like navigation, Bluetooth connectivity and more. Although the exact selling price of Simple One has not been announced yet, according to Indian media, the expected price of this model will be between Rs 1.10-1.20 lakh (equivalent to about 33- Lakhs). 36 million VND when converted into Vietnamese Dong). This price is on par with Honda Vision.
Simple One is designed entirely using the development platform of the French technology company – Dassault Systemes. Simple Energy will manufacture 50,000 units of the Simple One at the plant in Whitefield.
“We are delighted to announce the name of Simple Energy’s first electric vehicle,” said Suhas Rajkumar, Founder and CEO of Simple Energy. Although it is known as the Mark2, the name Simple One will represent the essence of the brand and the product. Simple Energy is currently preparing for the launch of this new model.”
With the same price as Honda Vision, Simple One will certainly be chosen by many people who care about the environment as a means of daily transportation.