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India’s Tork T6X electric motorcycle receives 1,000 bookings in a single day

Tork T6X electric motorcycle was launched by Pune-based Tork Motorcycles. It is the first fully-electric motorcycle in the country. This makes it first of its kind motorcycle in India, and that too made in India.

The motorcycle is categorized under Central Government’s FAME – Faster Adoption and Manufacturing of Hybrid and Electric Vehicles and is hence entitled to subsidies. It is priced at INR 1.25 lakhs (promotional / introductory price).

Tork T6X receives TIROS – Tork Intuitive Response Operating System, has gone through extensive research of over 7 years and is ideally suited for urban commuting. The electric motor powered by a lithium battery pack delivers 27 Nm peak torque and a top speed of 100 kmph.

Tork T6X electric motorcycle weighs a total of 130 kgs. It is powered by lithium-ion batteries allowing upto 100 kms on a single charge. The batteries can be fully charged in 2 hours, while it takes just 1 hour to get 80% of charge. Some of the awesome features on offer are – 4.3 inch digital instrument cluster with touchscreen / navigation, app connectivity via smartphone, cloud connectivity, utility storage space (helmets, etc), custom riding modes (It can be tuned from sport drive to eco-cruiser at the touch of a button), ABS, anti-theft and day-time running lights etc.

The company claims that Tork T6X is equivalent to a regular 200 cc petrol powered bike. The bike is being introduced in three markets of Pune, Bengaluru and Delhi for a start while the company is also setting up charging infrastructure in these markets so that if you need to charge your motorcycle enroute, you can do it with ease. Tork has a total of 6 charging points across Pune and Lonavala. They plant to add 100 points across Pune, Bangalore and Delhi by the end of this year.

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Technical Specifications:TorkT6X 

Motor and performance
Motor type Brushless DC 6kW (peak)
Mileage 100 k.m. per charge
Maximum torque 27 Nm
Maximum speed Engineered for 100 kmph
Transmission Single speed
Regerative braking Yes
Type Lithium Ion
Estimated charging time (80%) 60 min
Battery box Cast aluminium IP 67
Safety Advanced battery management system
Front Brake Disc 267 mm
Rear Brake Disc 220 mm
Tyre size
Tyre size front 100/80 -17
Tyre size rear 120/80 – 17
Tyre type Tubeless
Wheel type Alloy
Chassis and suspension
Front suspension Telescopic fork
Rear suspension Spring loaded hydraulic
Frame Custom Trellis
Battery life 1,000 cycles
Battery capacity 72 Ah
Tail lamp LED
Turn signal lamp LED
Head lamp 12 V – 35 / 35 W
Voltage 48 V
Wheel Base 1,336 mm
Length 1,960 mm
Width 784 mm
Height 1,085 mm
Seat height 785 mm
Ground clearance 160 mm
Weight 130 k.g.
Console Fully digital touch TFT
Helmet storage Yes
Mobile charging Yes
GPS and navigation Yes
Mobile app support Yes
Anti-theft Yes
Geo fencing Yes
Daytime running light (DRL) Yes


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