Posted On : 25 Jan, 2019
New Delhi, January 25, 2019: Indian electric-two wheeler manufacturer Okinawa Scooters has introduced its new e-scooter i-Praise on Thursday at Rs 1.15 lakh (ex-showroom).
The i-Praise is priced nearly Rs 44,000 over the standard Praise variant, which commands an ex-showroom price of Rs 71,460. The e-scooter i-Praise has clocked 450 bookings in its pre-launch phase, the company said in a release.
The new e-scooter is available in three colour options, glossy red black, glossy golden black and glossy silver black.
The i-Praise comes with a detachable lithium-ion battery that requires a 5A power socket for charging. With a charging time of 2-3 hours, i-Praise can offer a range of 160-180 km/charge, the company claims.
Jeetender Sharma, MD, Okinawa Scooters said, “The team at Okinawa has pulled out all the stops to create a truly revolutionary product with i-Praise and we are delighted to see the incredible response that the EV has received even in its pre-launch phase. It is also a proud moment for us that an elite, forward-looking organization such as the Indian Navy has become the first customer for i-Praise. This not only demonstrates the strength of our product, but also encourages us to continue with our vision to innovate and transform the Indian automobile market”.
Okinawa has received bookings for i-Phase from Pune, Bangalore, Ahmedabad, Bhopal, Nasik, Dehradun, Chandigarh, Ambala, Vishakhapatnam, as well as Mysore, Bulandshahar, Gorakhpur, Warangal, Trichy, Trissur among other cities.