HYDERABAD: IIT Hyderabad-incubated startup Pure EV on Thursday said it will be deploying 50 demo vehicles of its flagship electric motorcycle – ETRYST 350 — by end of March 2021 across the country to make them available for test drives at specific outlets.
As per the startup, ETRYST 350 has been designed, developed and manufactured in India and will be hitting the roads on August 15, 2021, in Bengaluru, Hyderabad and Pune.
“A single full charge will provide a range of 120 km. The vehicle is powered by a 3.5 KWH patented battery, developed by Pure EV. The entire product engineering has been done to provide a very stable ride experience even at speed of 85 kmph and to deliver a high pickup…,” the startup said.
Highlighting the technological aspects of the developed product, Nishanth Dongari, founder, Pure EV, said, “The launch of this high-performance motorcycle would be a demonstration of Pure EV’s significant learnings in the powertrain design and development at our R&D centre. The core R&D activities of the company are aligned keeping in mind the expectations of the average Indian customer.”
Rohit Vadera, co-founder and CEO, Pure EV, said, “With the launch of ETRYST 350, we want to make a mark in the domestic EV industry. The model will be launched at a competitive price point with respect to the premium motorcycles and we are consistently working on upgrading our after-sales service network which is the key requirement to sustain higher sales in the EV industry.”