Spero E-Bike from Coimbatore based Milltex Engineers offers ideal, clean and green urban commute. It is presented in three models, E-30, E-60 and E-100 with a range of 30 kms, 60 kms and 100 kms respectively while pre order prices range from INR 29,900 to INR 50,900.
Pre booking prices are cheaper with final prices to range between INR 55,500 and INR 84,900. Spero E-Bike is offered in blue, orange and black color options.
These electric, eco friendly bikes have the ability to reach from 0 to 25 kmph in 10 seconds. There are 5 gears in electric mode and the 48V battery can be charged from 20% to 80% in a matter of 4 hours. It can be charged via a 5 amp socket with the battery also getting charged while peddling. The battery comes in with a 1 year warranty.
Developed by 38 year old S Manikandan, an MBA professional, worked on the project for more than 3 years. This is the second time the bike has come up for sale after the first round saw it raise INR 38 lakh and over 100 bookings. He has now launched the second crowdfunding campaign on Fueladream.com
The no peddling, charge and go electric Spero E-Bike is ideally suited for the environmentally conscious user. It offers a more attractive mode of transport and leaves a zero carbon footprint while it also eases traffic congestion to a great extent.
It uses standard bicycle parts with regard to tyres, cables and mud guards while features include cruise control, pedal assist, front shocks and disk brakes besides headlights and digital display with speedometer, temperature sensor, battery charge indicator and trip meter while it is password protected. Riders of Spero E-Bike require no driving license or insurance while it fits comfortable and securely into all bike racks.