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Indus Elec-Trans is a division of Electrotherm (India) Ltd which produces a range of electric and hybrid two-wheelers under the brand name YO-Bykes. They have their headquarters in Ahmedabad, Gujarat and their production facility for electric vehicles in Samahyali in Kutch with a capacity of 2, 88,000 unit annually. Indus Elec-Trans was incorporated in 2005 and their first YO-byke was released in 2006 after research and development for over two years.
Being one of the early entrants in this niche segment and having power electronics as their forte, Indus Elec-Trans have built a good reputation and a large customer base. Currently, there are five different models available which have different range and speed- Yo EXL, Yo Spark, YO Xplor ER, YO Style and YO Electron ER. Three models have been discontinued- YO Smart, YO Speed and YO Spin. The company is also developing an electric 3 wheeler and a hybrid Electric Bus. YO-bykes have been appreciated for their exterior designs, reliable motors and high tech features.
Their low capacity models include YO Xplor, YO Style and YO Electron. They run on a 24Ah VRLA Deep Discharge battery with 250 Watt motor. The maximum speed of these models is 25 kmph. Electron comes with advanced features like mobile charging point, telescopic front suspension and multi-reflector headlamp. The high capacity models YO Spark and YO EXL run on 900 watts and 1000 watt batteries respectively. They come with dual riding options- Power and Economy and give a maximum speed of 60 kmph in Economy mode. They are lightweight, low maintenance, low cost and environment-friendly.
Yo-bykes were awarded Automotive Product of the Year in 2007 by OverDrive- a leading automobile magazine. Indus Elec-Trans competes with Hero Motors, TVS Motors and BSA Motors in the electric scooter segment. They have a wide network of dealers and exclusive sales and service stations called YOWorld & YOPoint which makes their products a favourable choice.