Okinawa Praise electric scooter probably deserves some praise as the company presents it as the fastest e-scooter. The electric bike can attain maximum speed of 75 km/hr depending upon loading capacity and is capable of a driving range of 170-200 km on a single charge. Pre-bookings went underway on 24th November at Rs 2000, and financing options are available through HDFC. Okinawa Praise launch price stands at Rs. 59,889 (Ex- Showroom, Delhi)
Okinawa Praise electric scooter features: LED lights; digital speedometers; speed mode (Economy, Sporty and Turbo), anti-theft sensor; telescopic front fork and rear suspension with gas charge; aluminum alloy wheels with tubeless tyres; mobile charging point, ample boot space, keyless start, and ‘Find My Scooter’ location tracker device. Praise is available in multiple colors: Glossy Purple/Black Double Tone, ??Matte Blue/Black and ??Matte Golden/Black.
Jeetender Sharma – Founder & M.D. 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. 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 up to 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.”
The 3D logo on the Praise controller of EABS (Electronic assist braking system) enables re-generation of power for improved performance. Okinawa has already invested USD 40 million towards dealer and distribution network expansion.
Founded by Jeetender Sharma and Rupali Sharma, Okinawa Autotech is headquartered at JMD Megapolis, Gurugram, and a manufacturing facility is located in Bhiwadi, Rajasthan.