Okinawa, the electric two-wheeler manufacturer, has launched the Praise e-scooter at a sticker price of Rs. 59889 (Ex-Showroom, India) in the Indian market. Being touted as the 'Wheels of Change', it has the longest range of 170-200 kms on a single charge, while having a top speed of 75kmph. The bookings for Okinawa Praise had already commenced from November 24, 2017 at all the company authorized dealerships at a token amount of Rs. 2000 with easy finance from HDFC Bank branches. It would be available in Glossy Purple/Black Double tone, Matte Blue/Black and Matte Golden/Black color schemes.
Commenting on its latest offering, Mr. Jeetender Sharma - Founder & MD of Okinawa Scooters said, "With Praise, Okinawa's years of painstaking research have finally found a tangible shape. Across the industry, it has been considered as one of the most complete e-scooters ever built, with a combination of superlative design and technology that gives it immense power. Every feature in 'Praise' has been added after careful consideration of the needs and preferences of riders which came after the rigorous screening of each components & day long endurance testing of praise of around 25000 km different parts of the country that immensely facilitate their commuting experience." The e-scooter would boast of stylish graphics and a 3D logo with EABS (Electronic assist braking system).
As for features, Okinawa Praise comes with LED lights, Digital speedometers with different speed modes such as Economy, Sport & Turbo, Anti-theft sensor, Alloy wheels with tubeless tyres, Mobile charging point, Keyless start and 'Find My Scooter' location tracker device. "In an effort to further facilitate buyers interested in opting for 'Praise', HDFC Bank in partnership with Okinawa will provide easy financing options for the e-vehicle with loans upto 80% of the on-road price of the e-scooter. This offer will be available on a Pan-India basis, facilitating the growing market for the e-vehicle in tier-I, II and III cities. We firmly believe that 'Praise' will be gladly welcomed by Indian users and prove to be the harbinger for a new age of e-vehicle revolution on Indian roads," added Sharma.