Twenty Two Motors has launched the FLOW smart electric 2-wheeler at a sticker price of Rs. 74,740 at the 2018 Auto Expo. The Pre-booking of the scooter will commence from February 8, 2018. The company will be coming up with its state-of-the-art manufacturing facility in Bhiwadi, Haryana which will be operational by Q2 2018. It will roll out 50,000 vehicles per year with an investment of about USD 70 million over a period of 2.5 years. The facility will be more than 3.5 Lac Sq Ft in area. Headquartered out of Manesar, Twenty Two Motors will be opening its first Experience Centre in Gurgaon.
Speaking of Twenty Two Motors Flow, it weighs approximately 85 kg and is equipped with a DC motor, which is powered by a Lithium Ion Battery. The battery can be charged within a short span of 5 hours and can travel through a distance of more than 80kms with a top speed of 60kmph, with a single charging session. It has the best-in-segment torque performance of 90Nm. The electric scooter would be available with an option of dual battery at the higher end. The Flow Scooter is facilitated with numerous features such as telescopic suspension, in-built mobile charger, 100% LED Lamps, Twin disk brakes with electronic braking system, Smart digital speedometer, and sufficient storage space for 2 helmets.
Elated on the launch, Parveen Kharb, CEO and Co-Founder, Twenty-Two Motors said, “We are extremely happy and excited today. Flow, our first and flagship product, is way ahead of time, not just for the Indian market but also several international markets. Electric Mobility is the future of the world – a near future; not distant. The Government of India has the vision of making the country electrically mobile. We are more than aligned with this mission, rather ahead of it.” The first-in-class wireless battery comes with a warranty of 50,000 kms. Using Artificial Intelligence (AI), various sensors and real time connectivity which has been integrated within the scooter, including SMART APP, GEOFENCING, DRAG MODE, CRUISE CONTROL, REVERSE MODE and SOS.
Mr. Vijay Chandrawat COO and Co-founder added, “We are the only company in the world to provide matchless features such as state-of-art sensors, smart features, lithium ion storage, and Internet of Things. FLOW is the most convenient way to travel providing you ample range for your daily travel. Imagine never going to a gas station again. To start with, we plan to sell over 2 lac units in the first 36 months of the launch.” While the company was established in 2016, the Research and Development has been carried out for an extensive period of time. The Smart Electronic Vehicle is connected to cloud server throughout the time, thus ensuring that user can keep an eye on systems performance even when the user is a thousand miles away.