comscore Ola Electric launches new Ola S1 in India: Check price, features, range, colour options, top-speed, more

Ola S1 launched in India at Rs 99,999: Check features, range, colour options, more

The new Ola S1 electric scooter comes with a 3kWh battery. It comes with an ARAI-certified range of 131 km

Ola S1 Electric Scooter

Ola S1 EV launched in India

Ola Electric introduced a new electric scooter Ola S1 in India which is a more affordable option compared to the Ola S1 Pro. The Ola S1 was already one of the two models that were introduced at the launch of Ola S1 Pro. However, the scooters that were sold under this name were Ola S1 Pro with limited features and batteries. Now, the company has introduced the Ola S1 to target more budget-friendly price segment. Also Read - Ola EV Centres introduced in Indian cities to offer real-world experience of Ola S1 electric scooters

Ola S1 Price, Sale and Delivery Dates

Ola S1 has been launched with an introductory price of Rs 99,999 (ex-showroom). Interested buyers can reserve the scooter at Rs 499. The bookings will happen from August 15 to August 31. The scooter will go on sale for those who pre-booked it on September 1. For others, the sale will begin on September 2. Ola Electric has promised that it will begin deliveries for the Ola S1 from September 7. Also Read - Ola confirms it is laying off 200 engineers to 'centralise' operations

Ola S1 Driving Range and Colour Options

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The Ola S1 comes with a 3kWh battery. It comes with an ARAI-certified range of 141 km. Here is the range in each driving mode:

141 km- ARAI certified
128 km- ECO mode
101 km- Normal Mode
90 km- Sports Mode

The scooter will have a top speed of 95 kmph. It will be available in five colours namely: Red, Jet black, Porcelain White, Neo Mint (Blue) and Liquid Silver.

Ola S1 Financing Options

Customers can reserve their Ola S1 directly from the Ola app and avail finance options offered by five finance partners or any offline banking or financial institution of choice or even cash. EMI will start at Rs 2,999 and there is a loan processing fee waiver.

Bhavish Aggarwal, Founder and CEO, Ola, said, “Over the last year EVs have been at the center of transforming personal mobility. At Ola, we have been at the epicenter of this change, driving adoption, increasing access and affordability. There is much to be achieved yet. Currently, less than 15% Indians own a 2W or a 4W and with India poised for strong economic growth, the Indian automotive industry will
witness demand for 20Mn 4Ws and 50Mn 2Ws each year. We believe that India needs to become the global epicenter of the EV revolution and command 25% of the world’s automotive market.”

“Today, at Ola we are taking Mission Electric to the next level by ensuring we have a roadmap to investment in technology, build scale and bring quality products that India deserves. As we build for India, we will also be creating the EV paradigm for the rest of the world,” Aggarwal further added.

  • Published Date: August 15, 2022 2:39 PM IST
  • Updated Date: August 15, 2022 3:22 PM IST
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