Pune-based startup Nexzu Mobility launches three new electric bicycles

Nexzu Mobility will be manufacturing the electric bicycles at Hinjewadi in Pune, and at present, it has 60 touchpoints across India.

Nexzu Mobility, a Pune-based electric vehicle startup, has launched three electric bicycles – Roadlark, Aello, and Rompus. These electric bicycles have been priced in the range of Rs 25,000 to Rs 37,000.

The three electric bicycles are fitted with a 36-volt, 250-watt brushless DC motor. The lithium-ion batteries used by Nexzu Mobility are claimed to have a lifecycle of 750 charges and takes three to four hours to be fully charged.

Nexzu Mobility uses steel alloy frames in all three bicycles and offers a high-grade foam cushion, enhancing the comfort level for the rider. Besides that, all three electric bicycles come fitted with 26-inch nylon tyres.

Speaking about the company’s entry into the electric bicycle segment, Pankaj Tiwari, Business Head of Nexzu Mobility said,

“The heart of EV adoption lies in a shift away from heavy mechanical aid which relies on non-renewable sources of energy. As one of the simplest machines, e-cycles best represent the essence of the worldwide EV drive. With this launch, we aim to boost the adoption of e-cycles in India, which will benefit not only the environment but also the personal health of our customers.”

The Nexzu Roadlaark has a range of 65 km in pedal mode and 55 km in throttle mode. It has a top speed of 25 kmph. Powering the electric bicycle are twin batteries - a 5.2-Ah and an 8.8-Ah unit. The e-cycle comes with disc brakes at both the ends.

The Aello, positioned as a unisex product, gets a range of 45 km on pedal mode and 38 km on throttle mode. It is powered by an 8.8-Ah battery with a front disc and rear drum brake.

Besides that, the Rompus, with its 5.2-Ah battery, has a range of 25 km in pedal mode and 20 km in throttle mode. A front disc brake is also on offer in the e-cycle.

Nexzu Mobility, formerly known as Avan Motors, was rebranded in January 2020. The Pune-based startup was established in 2015, and at present, it is aiming to be India’s largest end-to-end electric mobility solutions brand.

The company has 60 dealers present across India. Its Pune plant in Hinjewadi is spread over 22,000 sq-feet and has an installed annual capacity of 36,000 units.

(Edited by Suman Singh)


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