Sohinder Gill, CEO of Hero Electric says the company is continually innovating and developing EV market products in India, where there’s a lot of potential. More companies are working on EV products and tech.
Hero Electric Photon has coem to fruition based on strong in-house development and long term research. High Mag-Flux with 46 magnetic poles facilitates high efficiency and torque to enable acceleration on slopes without overloading. Water-proof brushless DC motor with low electro-magnetic interference makes for a rather noiseless, comfy, and smooth ride. Electronic controllers with 12 mosfets are included. 24MHz High-Speed state-of-the-art controller ensures instant response to the drive train with minimum signal losses.
High-torque, and efficiency don’t hamper battery performance despite excess drawn current. Hero Electric high speed Photon uses AGM VRLA battery made of highest purity materials, and patented electrolyte for extremely low internal resistance. Hero Electric Photon will hold its own despite harsh Indian environmental conditions.
Multi-stage intelligent charger with in-built memory regulates charge based on battery condition for max charge efficiency. A miniature circuit breaker offers extra safety and battery charge conservation for long storage. Fire-resistant wiring harness is a high safety factor. Riders must have a license and complete registration for the two wheeler. Available at a price of Rs. 54,110 (ex-showroom Delhi), Hero Electric Photon is targeted at working women, youngsters, senior citizens as well as professionals.
Hero Electric Photon is offered in 3 colours, Vivid Burgundy, Vanilla White and Velvet Black and is on sales in 5 metro cities in India. In aiding with finance, Hero Electric dealers facilitate Photon vehicle financing for 8 months, alongwith easy Battery EMI scheme within 24 months of purchase with a‘Super Saver Battery Scheme’.