Another Bengaluru-based startup, Oben Electric, is venturing into the Indian electric vehicle market. Dinkar and Madhumita Agarwal, a Bengaluru couple, designed and developed the first electric bike for Indian startup Oben Rorr Electric Bike in December 2021. The startup’s electric bike has already received 16 patents and is currently being tested on selected roads. Oben Rorr, an electric motorcycle, has now been released for the Indian market. as it has revealed its upcoming Oben Rorr Electric Bike, which will debut in the Indian market in April, with deliveries beginning in the second quarter of 2022. The Oben Rorr e-bike has a top speed of 100 km/h and a range of 200 km on a single charge. Furthermore, the company stated that the new Oben Rorr electric bike will be competitively priced, ranging between Rs. 1 lakh and Rs. 1.50 lakh.
Oben Rorr Electric Bike
Oben Electric, a Bangalore-based startup, has launched its first Oben Rorr electric vehicle in India. The e-bike is claimed to have a range of up to 200 km on a single charge and is priced just under Rs 1 lakh after state subsidies. The Oben Rorr will compete against the Revolt RV 400, which is also available in the same price range. The electric two-wheeler comes with three riding modes as well as smart connectivity features like Bluetooth and a fixed battery.
The bike can be fully charged in about two hours using a 15A power outlet that will be provided at no extra cost to the owner’s home. Here’s a quick rundown of the Oben Rorr electric bike’s price, availability, and specifications in India.
Oben Rorr Electric Bike Features
- 6.5-inch digital display
- 10 kW electric motor
- 4 lithium-ion batteries, 4 kWh
- up to 200 km range
- top speed 100 km/h
Oben Rorr Electric Bike Specifications
|Motor Power||10 kW|
|Motor Type||IPMSM Motor|
|Drive Type||Belt Drive|
|Charging Time||2 Hours|
|Battery Type||Aluminium die-cast casing|
|Battery Capacity||4.4 kwh|
|Braking Type||Combine Braking System|
|Top Speed||100 kmph|
|Acceleration (0-40 Kmph)||3s|
|Body Type||Electric Bikes|
|Ground Clearance||230 mm|
|Additional Features||GPS TRACKING, MHX (Maximum Heat Exchanging), Driver Alert System, IoT-led Gamification|
|Turn Signal Lamp||LED|
|Low Battery Indicator||Yes|
Oben Rorr Electric Bike Price
Oben Rorr is available in India for a starting price of Rs 1,24,999. (Including state subsidies). Prospective buyers can pre-order the EV from Oben Electric’s official website for Rs 999. The electric vehicle will be available in a number of Indian cities, including Bengaluru, Chennai, Hyderabad, Pune, Delhi, Mumbai, Ahmedabad, Surat, and Jaipur.
The company provides a three-year or 60,000-kilometer warranty on the electric vehicle’s battery and motor. In addition, the user has the option of extending the warranty for another two years. From June 2022, the electric vehicle is expected to reach the buyer’s threshold.
Oben Rorr features a 6.5-inch digital display that displays speed, battery percentage, and range. The EV is powered by a 10kW electric motor that generates 62Nm of torque. With this power, the EV is said to accelerate from 0 to 40 km per hour in just three seconds, and the Oben Rorr’s top speed is 100 km per hour.
The 4.4 kWh lithium-ion battery in the Oben Rorr promises a range of up to 200 km on a single charge. Using a 15A socket, it takes about 2 hours to fully charge the battery. It has three modes: Eco, City, and Havoc, from which users can select better performance or longer battery life.
The Oben Rorr is a work of art in terms of aesthetics, with a rugged yet elegant design that is sure to turn heads as it passes by on the road. The e-bike has an all-LED circular headlight with LED DRL. LED lights are also used for the turn signals and the rear light. The instrument cluster on the motorcycle is entirely digital.
Oben Rorr Electric Motorcycle vs Revolt RV 400
The Revolt RV 400 is powered by a 3-kW electric motor and a 3.24 kWh lithium-ion battery. The electric vehicle has a range of up to 150 km on a single full charge. The maximum speed of the Revolt RV 400 is 85 km/h, and a full charge takes about 4.5 hours.
Oben Rorr Electric Bike, on the other hand, has a larger 10 kW electric motor and a 4.4 kWh lithium-ion battery. The company claims that a single charge will provide a range of up to 200 km. The Oben Rorr has a top speed of 100 km/h. It takes about 2 hours to fully charge the battery. Overall, the Oben Rorr appears to be a better choice than the Revolt RV 400, which is available at a comparable price.,
In Maharashtra, the Oben Rorr Electric Bike will cost Rs 1,24,999 ($1,645). The price is slightly higher in six other cities where it will be available. The Oben Rorr Electric Bike is set to go on sale in July 2022.