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Honda Two-Wheeler announced that it is working on plans to launch an electric scooter in India. It is now rumored that Honda may launch its Activa scooter in an electric version.
electric vehicles in india (Electric Vehicle) There is a huge demand for electric scooters, which is mainly increasing the demand for electric scooters. Record sales of many electric scooters have started in the market. Also, India’s favorite scooter will now be launched with an electric battery. last month, Honda The two-wheeler announced that it is working on plans to launch an electric scooter in India. It is now rumored that Honda will launch its Activa (Honda Activa Electric Scooter) The scooter can be launched in the electric version. Honda Motorcycle & Scooter India (HMSI) Activa can launch electric scooter by 2023. According to Honda, the upcoming electric scooter will be ready for launch in the next financial year.
Honda Motorcycle & Scooter India President Atsushi Ogata has revealed Honda’s plans to launch a new electric scooter. Ogata said that the Honda Activa is currently the best selling scooter in India. Hence Honda has decided to use the same name for its upcoming electric scooter. With this, customers will be able to easily connect with the new brand or product. Because ‘Activa’ is a trusted scooter of the brand.
It is not yet clear whether Honda will develop an all-new electric scooter for the Indian market or will introduce a revised version of its existing electric scooter from the international product lineup called Activa.
Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India is currently testing the Benly electric scooter in India and the scooter has also been spotted at the Automotive Research Association of India (ARAI).
Four models of Benley in Japan Talking about the Benley electric scooters, Honda offers 4 different models of these electric scooters in Japan. These variants include Benly e: I, Benly e: I Pro, Benly e: II and Benly e: II Pro.
The Benley Electric Scooter range in Japan is primarily made available for last-mile delivery in the commercial and fleet segments. The powertrain and hardware of this scooter can also be used to power the passenger friendly electric scooter.
Honda’s many electric scooters available in the international market As the Benley electric scooter is already under testing, it is said that this electric scooter will be the foundation for the upcoming Honda Activa electric scooter. Apart from this, Honda’s international product portfolio includes other electric scooters. This includes a range of Honda PCX Electric and Honda GYRO electric scooters.
Honda has many plans in the EV segment Honda has brought many plans in the EV segment. The company has recently formed a new subsidiary to manufacture battery packs. The new subsidiary was set up with a capital of Rs 133 crore. Therefore, the company will not have to depend on other companies for batteries for electric vehicles.