Special Correspondent

YOSpeed is priced at Rs. 35,446 inclusive of taxes

AHMEDABAD: The Ahmedabad-based Electrotherm (India) on Monday launched an electrically-driven two-seater scooter, YOSpeed, claimed to be the first electric two-wheeler in the 750-watt category in the country to be approved by the Automotive Regularity Authority of India (ARAI).

According to the company’s Managing Director, Shailesh Bhandari, YOSpeed, priced at Rs. 35,446, including taxes. YOSpeed would operate at a maximum speed of 45 km an hour, and its four sets of batteries would require re-charging after 80 km in case of single rider and 65 km in case of pillion riders.