Tags: two-wheelers

Niti Aayog proposes two-wheelers sold in India after 2025 should be electric ones: Nitin Gadkari

To ensure rapid transition towards electric mobility, the Niti Aayog has proposed that two-wheelers below the capacity of 150 cc sold in the country after March 31, 2025, should be electric ones only, Parliament was informed Thursday. In a written reply to the Lok Sabha, Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari also said the […]

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Vmoto signs deal with Ducati to Launch Special Edition two-wheeler

Vmoto Limited has signed an agreement with Italian motorcycle manufacturer Ducati Motor through its subsidiary, Vmoto International Limited, to release 2-wheel electric vehicles CUX special Ducati edition under the licence. Under the agreement, Vmoto will supply and release 2-wheel electric vehicles CUX bearing the Ducati brand and label, to be sold as official products under […]

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PuREenergy launches long range, high-performance electric two-wheelers

Indian Institute of Technology Hyderabad-incubated startup PuREenergy has launched its long-range, high-performance electric Pure EV two-wheelers designed for Indian conditions. With the launch of four models-Egnite, Etrance, Epluto and Etron, the startup aims to deploy over 10,000 electric vehicles on road during 2019-20.  The electric vehicles were incubated in an 18,000 sq-ft facility, co-located at […]

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Two-wheeler and three-wheeler electrification should be prioritised: OMI

As small vehicles dominate Indian roads, the two and three-wheeler segments in the country should be prioritized for electrification, suggests new research. The total cost of ownership, which includes the direct and indirect costs of purchasing, running and maintaining a commercial vehicle over its typical lifetime of four years, is a key driver to proliferate […]

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Two-wheelers are driving India’s goal of electrification of its vehicles

Hurt by high fuel prices, Vinod Gore, a farmer in Gove village in Maharashtra, ditched his petrol scooter for an electric model, underlining how two-wheelers are driving the country’s goal of electrification of its vehicles. Gore’s electric scooter, built by Indian start-up Okinawa, runs for about 100-120 km (60-75 miles) on a single charge which […]

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