TVS’ new prototype of electric scooter has been spied while being charged at an apartment complex/parking lot in Bengaluru. The new 2-wheeler is identical to the TVS Jupiter in size , look and by design, can be seen in a camouflaged state in the pictures. The manufacturer’s logo on the instruments confirms that the scooters is from TVS Motors.
The spied vehicle design clue from the Jupiter: The fender, headlight, comfortable, spacious, lightly stepped seat, turn indicators, a footboard and handy bag storage hooks look similar to Jupiter. The hybrid scooter gets front telescopic forks,new monoshock suspension for the rear and drum-type brakes can be seen in the pictures. Expect alloy wheels with tubeless tyres to be standard as you see in all TVS scooters.
TVS Electric Scooter based On Jupiter
TVS’ second attempt in electric segment after Teenz Electric. The new scooter equipped with a lithium-ion battery becuase the scooter is connected by a power supply as we can see wires there. The wires plugged to scooter where wire flow out from the seat, which looks like the battery is placed below the seat. The new TVS Electric Scooter is expected to have a range of 40 – 50 kms on a single charge.
TVS Electric Scooter based On Jupiter Launch:
There is no indication of a launch date.Its just a early prototype caught testing and market launch can be expected around end-2018.