The country’s most popular and best-selling electric scooter brand, Ola Electric, has recently launched the newest teaser for its upcoming, most affordable scooter, the Ola S1 Air. The company will commence deliveries of this scooter this month, and just before that, it has released a brand-new teaser for the S1 Air. The teaser shows the rigorous testing done by Ola Electric to check the durability of its upcoming EV scooter. The company has mentioned multiple times that this new scooter has been created by incorporating all the feedback from its existing customers.
The teaser video of the brand-new Ola S1 Air has been shared on Twitter by Ola Electric with the caption, “The versatile Ola S1 Air. Tested for over 500,000 km. Go ahead. Make every ride a joyride. #EndICEAge.” The teaser starts with some beauty shots of the scooter in a hilly region. The background voiceover then talks about how the company has put tremendous effort into creating this scooter, which they now love. It states that to test the scooter to its limit, it was rigorously tested in different terrains, including steep slopes, rough mountain roads, and curved banking roads. The teaser showcases the scooter being driven through these challenging terrains, demonstrating its durability after being tested for 500,000 km.
Now, turning to the pricing and specifications of the forthcoming Ola Electric S1 Air, the company is currently accepting reservations for the model with a booking amount of Rs 999. As per the company’s official website, the introductory price for the scooter has been finalized at Rs 1,09,999. The scooter will be offered with a top speed of 85 km/h and a peak motor output of 4.5 kW. It is anticipated to have a 34L boot space and a newly designed rear grab handle, which will be raised above to assist the pillion.
The upcoming S1 Air will also include technological features, such as a digital key that could be used to remotely unlock your scooter, digital navigation, and music-playing capabilities, which have gained immense popularity for the Ola S1 Pro. The scooter will be powered by a hub motor and have an IDC range of 125 kilometers. Additionally, it will include hyper-mode acceleration, enabling acceleration from 0 to 40 km/h in 2.9 seconds and from 0 to 60 km/h in 4.5 seconds.
Just a few weeks ago, Ola Electric also released another video of the S1 Air on YouTube, featuring Slokarth Dash, the Head of Strategy at Ola Electric, answering questions and showcasing the new Ola Electric S1 Air for the first time on the road. The video begins with the head of strategy introducing himself and the new S1 Air. Following that, he answers a few questions about the performance, acceleration, and throttle. He states that the S1 Air is balanced, fast, and peppy, respectively.
He goes on to reveal that a lot of feedback has gone into the development of the S1 Air. They took feedback from their existing customers and implemented it in this new EV scooter to improve the user experience. Slokarth mentions that the Ola S1 Air has been improved based on feedback regarding customer usage, comfort, button operation, grab rail feel, and the requirement of a flat floorboard. He emphasizes that this new scooter has been improved in terms of handling, performance, and ergonomics, with customer requirements in mind.