Hero Electric has launched two new electric scooters Optima ER and Nyx ER in India. The special thing is that both these electric scooters named Optima and Nyx are already present in the market. But now ER has been added to new models which mean more range (Extended Range). It can be also said that both these scooters will now travel more distance than earlier models.
Hero Electric has installed dual lithium-ion batteries in both of these electric scooters. The battery can be fully charged in 4-5 hours. The company has claimed that Optima ER will cover the distance of 110 km and Nyx ER will cover the distance of 100 km on a single charge. The top speed of both bikes will be around 42 kilometers per hour. The battery claimed in these scooters will last for 5 years.
Optima ER and Nyx ER will get LED headlights, digital speedometer, alloy wheels, telescopic suspensions, and regenerative braking. Optima ER is designed for college students and office commuter, while Nyx ER is designed with E-commerce delivery, rental e-bikes and for small business.
Speaking about the price, the price of the new Optima ER is priced at Rs 68,721 (ex-showroom price) while the price Nyx ER is priced at Rs 69,754 (ex-showroom). These prices are for the rest of India except North-East part of India. In the North-East part of India, the price of Optima ER will be around Rs. 71,543 and that of Nyx ER will be around Rs. 72,566.