- 22 KYMCO will begin operations in six cities in the initial phase
- The brand is also planning to set up their own charging network called IONEX
- 22 KYMCO is also setting up a manufacturing plant in Haryana
- The X-Town 300i is powered by a 276 cc fuel-injected engine
22 KYMCO launched three new scooters including an e-Scooter yesterday. While iFlow is an updated version of the Flow e-scooter showcased at the Auto Expo 2018, the Like 200 and X-Town 300i are powered by a conventional internal combustion engine. The ex-showroom price for the trio are as follows - iFlow (Rs 90,000), Like 200 (Rs 1.30 lakh) and X-Town 300i (Rs 2.30 lakh). The scooters will be made available to the buyers by September 2019.
In the initial phase, 22 KYMCO will begin its operations in six cities including Bengaluru, Pune, New Delhi Kolkata, Hyderabad and Ahmedabad with 14 dealers. The brand is planning to set up a pan-India dealership network with 300 touch points over a period of next three years. 22 KYMCO has announced to set up a manufacturing plant in Bhiwadi - Haryana, the plant will have an initial capacity of producing 1 lakh units. The iFlow will be manufactured in India (battery and motor will be imported), the other scooters - Like 200 and X-Town 300i will be imported as Semi-Knocked-Down units.
22 KYMCO also announced that the brand is planning to come up with their own charging network called IONEX. Each of the six cities mentioned above will have forty charging points installed strategically at public places. The iFlow boasts of a slew of features like cloud connectivity, regenerative braking, app supported functions, two ride modes (Cruise and Drag), Combined Braking System, LED lightings and hill assist. The e-Scooter's motor can produce 2100-W of maximum power and has a claimed top speed of 60 kmph.
The Like 200 scooter will be powered by a 163 cc engine and sports retro-modern styling. The brand claims that the Like 200 will be an apt machine for daily city commute. The X-Town 300i is a maxi-scooter powered by a 276 cc engine. The fuel-injected engine is capable of churning out 24 bhp of peak power and 25 Nm of peak torque. The maxi-scooter weighs around 181 kg and has a fuel capacity of 12.5-litres. The X-Town 300i is equipped with disc brakes at both the ends and the braking is power is further enhanced by ABS. The e-scooter iFlow will be up against Ather 450.