Electric two-wheeler maker Okinawa Autotech plans to introduce an electric bike in a couple of months as part of its plans to scale up operations in the country. Okinawa Autotech, which launched its second electric scooter Praise priced at Rs 59,889, has set a target of selling 50,000 units in the next fiscal. Also Read - Ola to offer free oxygen concentrators to the needy
Its first electric scooter Pride was launched in January 2017. Okinawa Autotech plans sell 5,000 electric scooters in 2017-18. Also Read - Samsung Galaxy S20 FE Long-term Review
“We plan to launch an electric motorcycle in a couple of months. We may follow it with another model later,” said Okinawa Autotech MD Jeetender Sharma. Also Read - OnePlus India partners American Express for cashback deals, EMI offers and more
The company also plans to come up with a new manufacturing plant in the next couple of years. “We have tentatively shortlisted some locations and depending on the market we plan to establish a second plant,” Sharma said. Okinawa Autotech currently has a plant at Bhiwadi, Rajasthan, with an installed capacity of 90,000 units per annum.
Commenting on the new product Praise, Sharma said the model has a range of around 170-200 km on a single charge and can attain a top speed of 75 km per hour. It also comes with a boot capacity of 19.5 litres and various features like disc brakes, mobile charging point, alloy wheels and different driving modes.