TVS sold a total of 355 units of the iKube in March 2020, while 90 units of the Bajaj Chetak electric scooter were sold. There is a big difference between the two. Both electric scooters are currently being sold in select cities in India. TVS has recently launched IQUB in Delhi after Bangalore. At the same time, Bajaj had initially started booking the scooter in Pune and Bangalore and recently the company has promised to start booking IKUB in Hyderabad and Chennai soon.
Let’s talk about the price of IQUB Delhi. Although the scooter is priced at Rs 1,36,077 (ex-showroom), being an electric vehicle, the Fame scheme and the state government are also giving additional subsidy on the scooter, after which it will be priced at Rs 1,08,012 in Delhi. Will be sold (onroad) can be purchased at a price. At the same time, Bajaj Chetak Electric starts at Rs 1,42,620 (ex-showroom) in Pune. There is also an expensive variant, priced at Rs 1,44,620 (ex-showroom). The company had recently increased the price by Rs 27,620. This price has gone up. The company says the scooter will be rolled out to 24 more cities across the country by 2022.
Let’s look at some specifications. The TVS IKUBEB electric scooter comes with a 4.4kW electric motor. The company claims that this scooter can cover a range of 75 km in a single charge. The top speed of the scooter is 78Kmph. It has a 2.25kWh capacity lithium-ion battery. The scooter is equipped with a number of advanced features and its instrument cluster supports GPS / navigation and mobile connectivity.
On the other hand, Bajaj Chetak 4.08kW capacity motor is available. There are two types. In Echo mode the range is 95 km and in high-performance mode the range is reduced to 85 km. Its top speed is 70Kmph. A digital instrument cluster is also available in this scooter, which supports GPS / navigation and mobile connectivity.