New Delhi. Silence Urban Mobility has launched its new S01+ electric scooter in the UK. This is a sportier version of the popular S01 electric scooter. With this launch, there are now a total of 6 electric scooters in the company’s portfolio. These are S01 Plus, S01 Urban, S01 Connected, S02 Urban, S02 Business and S02 Business Plus.
A limited number of S01+ electric scooters will be offered this year. Customers can reserve their S01+ on the company’s website. The scooter is priced at £6,795, which roughly translates to Rs 6.50 lakh in Indian currency. The EMI for a tenure of 47 months will be around £124.26 (roughly Rs 12 thousand).
Features of Silence S01 Plus
The Silence S01+ scooter is based on the connected Silence S01 electric scooter. It is priced at £5,695 (roughly Rs 5.45 lakh). The basic design of both is largely similar. The S01 Plus is presented in a sporty Anthracite Gray color theme. It gets glossy black detailing for a livelier look and feel. Some of the key features include round headlights, sculpted front end, tinted windshield, modern rear-view mirrors, one-piece seat and a long rear end. S01+ branding elements can be seen on the rear and the wheels.
Silence S01+ Specifications and Scope
1. One of the major updates for the Silence S01 Plus is the “Push to Pass Mode” where users can reach speeds of up to 68 mph (approximately 109 kmph). It is useful when overtaking. The suspension system has also been updated with an adjustable option. Stopping performance is improved with lighter wave disc brakes.
2. The Silence S01 Plus Electric Scooter is powered by a 7.5kW high capacity motor that generates a maximum power of 12.23PS. It has a 5.6 kWh removable lithium-ion battery. Its maximum speed is limited to 100 km/h according to the rules. Although the scooter can achieve higher speeds. A total of 4 driving modes are available – Eco, City, Sport and Reverse Gear.
3. The scooter is designed to carry a maximum weight of 320 kg. It gets disc brakes at both ends along with CBS. According to WMTC standards, the range is up to 85 miles (about 137 km). With a standard 240V outlet, the scooter is charged in 6-8 hours. The warranty of the scooter and the battery is 2 years and 3 years respectively.