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  • TVS iQube Electric launched at INR 1.15 Lakh (On-Road, Bengaluru)

    TVS Motor Company today announced its foray into electric mobility with the launch of the scooter TVS iQube Electric in Bengaluru. The TVS iQube Electric was launched by Shri. B.S. Yediyurappa, Hon’ble Chief Minister of Karnataka and Shri. Nitin Jairam Gadkari, Hon’ble Minister for Road Transport and Highways of India & Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises and Shri. Venu Srinivasan, Chairman, TVS Motor Company.

    TVS iQube Electric is a green and connected, fun to ride urban scooter powered by advanced electric drivetrain and next-gen TVS SmartXonnect platform.



    Commenting on the launch, Shri. Venu Srinivasan, Chairman, TVS Motor Company, said, “TVS Motor is driven by Customer-Centric Innovation. As India moves ahead, its mobility solutions would increasingly be total experience-led, nowhere is this felt sharper than among the youth of India. Our focus on the ‘Green & Connected’ youth of India, is embodied, in the first of the TVS Electric portfolio. TVS iQube Electric is a blend of an advanced electric drivetrain and the next-gen TVS SmartXonnect platform.”

    Superior performance


    iQube Electric is equipped with 4.4 kW electric motor to deliver both high power and efficiency with no transmission loss. The scooter has a max speed of 78 km/h and traverses 75 kms in full charge. The iQube Electric comes with an impressive acceleration of 0 to 40 km/h in 4.2 seconds.

    Superior connectivity


    iQube Electric is equipped with proprietory next-gen TVS SmartXonnect platform and comes with advanced TFT cluster and TVS iQube app and has multiple features such as Geo-fencing, Remote Battery Charge Status, Navigation Assist, Last park location, Incoming call alerts/SMS alerts among others.

    Innovative features for unmatched convenience and comfort


    iQube Electric comes with innovative features for delivering unmatched conveniences such as Q-park assist, Multi-select economy and power mode, Day and Night display and Regenerative braking and provides a noiseless and comfortable ride.

    New-Age Style


    Available in a striking white colour, TVS iQube Electric is designed to reflect a contemporary lifestyle and the design is stylish, subtle and functional. It is equipped with crystal-clear LED headlamps, all-LED tail lamps and sports an illuminating logo.

    Digital Test ride, Digital Booking & Availability


    iQube Electric can be booked through the website, as well as at select dealerships with a booking amount of INR 5,000. This will be followed by dedicated customer relationship assistance for purchase and support. The customer can also avail attractive schemes offered by TVS Credit.

    TVS iQube Electric is available in Bengaluru from January 27, 2020. Further information available here.










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    Re: TVS iQube Electric launched at INR 1.15 Lakh (On-Road, Bengaluru)

    The first thing I liked is, no transmission loss. Its exactly like the Auto Expo concept, but closer to Chetak's design language.

    Those rectangular RVM's are looking odd though. The claimed acceleration and top end is only a bit lower than Ather 450 but not too much, but still they're in the same segment.


    A video showing the key and the console:--> https://www.facebook.com/watch/?v=155946289183835


    PS: I hope everyone has made peace with the fact, that we're now mostly going to see news about electric launches and BS6 launches, and I honestly can't decide which is worse for us, the bikers.
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      Re: TVS iQube Electric launched at INR 1.15 Lakh (On-Road, Bengaluru)

      With all these new electric launches it makes sense for fuel bunks in the city to start putting a fast charger modules in their premises.

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        Re: TVS iQube Electric launched at INR 1.15 Lakh (On-Road, Bengaluru)

        Originally posted by sparky View Post
        With all these new electric launches it makes sense for fuel bunks in the city to start putting a fast charger modules in their premises.
        Although the potential is limited for now, but Yes, at least one pump should initiate, with good compatibility with all the scooters.

        Since they take a noteable time to charge, I guess there should also be a nearby A/c Cafe, which should have Coffee, eatables, TV/ Music, etc. so that the time can be passed while vehicle charges, even for 10 minutes or so.

        In my opinion, no one will opt for full charge at the fuel pump, it will take an hour minimum for now.
        But they can gain a top up for vital kilometres... like to reach home or so.
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        • #5
          Re: TVS iQube Electric launched at INR 1.15 Lakh (On-Road, Bengaluru)

          What we need is charging point at parking places. For eg at Malls, Restaurants, textile shops. So while we do the shopping the vehicle gets charged and we pay for charging, by not wasting money. Also increases customers for the shops.

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