Bajaj Chetak is back in electric


Homegrown two-wheeler manufacturer Bajaj Auto on Wednesday made its entry into the electric vehicle segment with its iconic Chetak scooter. 

The e-scooter has an IP67 rated high-tech lithium-ion battery with NCA cells. The new Chetak offers two drive modes - eco and sport and a reverse assist mode. It has embedded mobility solutions like data communications, security and user authentication. 

The new Chetak features a hypnotic horseshoe-shaped LED headlight with DRLs, electronic switches and sequential scrolling LED blinkers. A large digital console intuitively displays vehicle information with crisp clarity. 

As per the company, this new product is made at a state-of-art temperature-controlled, facility at Chakan, to exacting standards using the best material and cutting edge robotic technology. With a workforce of 80 per cent women, this is truly a production line of the future.