Hero Electric, the electric vehicle arm of Hero Motocorp, has launched the NYX Electric scooter on the e-commerce site Paytm. The NYX Electric Scooter is priced at Rs. 29,990, on-road, Chandigarh.
The Hero NYX will be made available in 15 cities across the country from June 5, which is celebrated as World Environment Day.
The NYX is powered by a 250W Brushless DC(BLDC) Electric Motor. Providing power to the motor is a 48V-20AH battery. Hero claims that the NYX will do 70 kilometers on a single charge and will reach an ARAI certified top speed of just 25km/h.
The NYX can seat two people but the rear seat can also fold upwards to form a backrest for the rider, allowing the rider to use the the extra space to carry extra luggage.
The usual underseat storage and glovebox like storage space up front are there on the NYX just like every other scooter.
The NYX is currently available in two colours, white and grey, while a third colour,red, is also expected to be available soon. Hero claims that the paint applied on the NYX is scratch proof.
The NYX comes with an anti-theft alarm, two-year warranty and free one-year roadside assistance plan from the manufacturer.