Bajaj Auto, the homegrown two-wheeler manufacturer officially announced the launch of the much awaited Chetak scooter in India. The company officially reintroduced the iconic 'Chetak' brand in India, but in an electric avatar. Launched at a starting price of Rs 1 lakh, the electric scooter will be available for bookings with an upfront payment of Rs 2,000. The scooter comes in two variants - Urbane and Premium offering wide range of colour options and high-end features. Notably, the scooter will be made available for customers initially in Pune and Bengaluru followed by other Indian cities. The interested customers can book the scooter on the official Chetak website with the above mentioned booking amount. Bajaj Chetak Electric Scooter Launching Today in India; Expected Price, Features & Specifications.
The test-rides for Chetak is now open at selected KTM dealerships in Pune and Bengaluru only. As far as the deliveries are concerned, the company will be initiating them by the end of next month. The company claims that Bajaj Chetak requires minimal maintenance with service interval of 12,000 kms or one year whichever is earlier. Additionally, the newly launched Chetak scooter comes with an overall warranty of 3 years or 50,000 kms which also includes the lithium-ion battery. The newly launched Chetak scooter flaunt its timeless design underlined by all-metal body, horseshoe shaped LED headlight with DRLs, feather-touch electronic switches, all-digital instrument panel, sequential rear LED blinkers and more. LIVE Updates: Bajaj Chetak Launched in India at Rs 1 Lakh; India Prices, Bookings, Features & Specifications of Electric Scooter.
The scooter comes equipped with 3KWH battery ensuring power peak of 4.08 kW for effortless ride. The scooter features two drive modes - Eco and Sport. The company claims that the Eco mode offers a range of over 95 km whereas the Sport mode gives a range of around 85 km. As far as the prices are concerned, the Chetak electric scooter is priced at Rs 1 Lakh for the Urbane edition. The Premium variant, on the other hand, costs Rs 1.15 lakh. It is important to note that these are ex-showroom prices that are inclusive of subsides.