Royal Enfield is planning to enter its new Royal Enfield electric bike Electrik01 in India likely in 2023 with a long range.
Electric bike and scooter segment’s sales are going to increase day by day in india.so new startup and old giant manufacturing companies are setting up their new production facilities and increasing their service across the country. Last year, we saw severe electric bikes and scooters launches in India including SVM PRANA, Joy, Grafton Quanta, Kris and more. Two wheeler makers such as TVs, Ola, BMW Motorrad, Ather, Hero and Honda are working on new electric scooters in the upcoming months.
Eicher Motors is not far behind electric vehicles. It will also join very soon the EV bandwagon with new bikes to serve a different set of customers.
Announcing the annual report for 2020-21, managing director of Royal Enfield, Siddharth Lal revealed that the company is strategically developing a long range electric bike and service for the global market. The brand can leverage its product development and manufacturing capability along with establishing a new extensive distribution network.
Royal Enfield’s announcement will be an integral part of its comprehensive Environment, social and Governance (ESG) vision. In fact, the brand’s two manufacturing facilities have been certified water positive by improving the new energy efficiency and waste management system. Also, the company is working on increasing renewable energy components as well.
Chief executive officer of Royal Enfield, Vinod Dasari said that the company made the electric bike’s prototypes. A UK based automotive company is developing the bikes design and also spare parts. The new upcoming electric bikes Royal Enfield will make a great impact on this two wheeler electric bikes segment and are likely to be equipped with the latest connectivity features.
In 2021 at the EICMA Motor show, Royal Enfield will report its first concepts. In India, it may launch in 2023. As of now, the two wheeler maker is gearing up to launch the new generation Royal Enfield . The significant change of design and also mechanical is likely to hit in the near future.
The company may launch this Royal Enfield e-bike with a long 200 km range like Ultraviolet F77 and also some variants will come short from 100 to 120 km on a single. It will be city driven customers.
The company is working its various testing, battery, charging time and more.