Omega Seiki Mobility launches electric 3-wheel cargo ship Rage + RapidEV, Auto News, ET Auto
Electric vehicle maker Omega Seiki Mobility, in partnership with Log 9 Materials, announced on Wednesday that it has launched the “Rage + RapidEV” fast-charging 3-wheel electric vehicle in two variants for last mile freight delivery. He also announced the start of pre-bookings for the two variants – Rage + RapidEV Open Carrier Half Tray and Rage + RapidEV with 140 cubic foot container – at an upfront payment of Rs 10,000 for the first 100 customers.
The two variants of the vehicle, which are fully recharged in 35 minutes and offer a range of over 90 km on a single charge, are respectively priced at Rs 3.59 lakh and Rs 3.99 lakh (reduced excluding showroom ), according to a statement.
The vehicle will be shipped and shipped to the customer within 4-6 weeks from the pre-booked date, he added.
The segment’s first three-wheeled electric cargo ship was jointly developed by Omega Seiki Mobility and advanced battery technology startup Log9 Materials, keeping in mind the unique requirements of Indian consumers, the company said.
The vehicle comes with a discount of up to Rs 1 lakh for the first 1,000 units only, the statement added.
In addition, the Rage + Rapid electric vehicles also come with a buy-back guarantee of Rs 1-lakh within five years (after purchase), which is the first of its kind in the domestic space and a attempting to solve the challenges associated with the resale value of EVs, the company said.
Omega Seiki Mobility (OSM) believes the way to develop EV technology faster is through forming alliances. We are delighted to partner with Log9 Materials as we share the common values of creating Made-In-India products. and Made-for-India. ”said Uday Narang, Founder and President of Omega Seiki Mobility.
The company is confident that its customers will be delighted with the unique value proposition offered, he said.
Solving range anxiety with industry-leading charging time will result in greater availability for last mile logistics, adding more firepower to businesses, Narang noted.
“… With the InstaCharge technology of Log 9 which allows 9 times faster charging, 9 times longer battery life and 9 times better performance compared to existing EV batteries in the Indian market, these 3 wheels Rage + RapidEV will save vehicle owners a lot of load time, increase uptime, deliver more, and earn more money with shift deliveries, ”said Akshay Singhal, Founder and CEO of Log 9 Materials.
To address the issue of range anxiety, both vehicle variants feature RapidX 6000 fast-charging batteries based on Log 9 Materials’ flagship InstaCharge technology, he added.
This allows vehicles to be fully charged in 35 minutes, making them the fastest 3-wheelers currently available in India, he said.
The batteries are optimally designed to operate in harsh Indian weather conditions between operating temperatures of -30 ° C to + 60 ° C, allowing up to 40,000 charge-discharge cycles and therefore over 10 years of service life. range, and will provide 90km + of range on a single charge when fully charged, he added.
Additionally, Rage + Rapid EV offers a 5-year vehicle warranty and a 6-year battery warranty, according to the release.