India’s biggest electric vehicle brand, Hero Electric, has today launched the Dash electric scooter in the country at a starting price of Rs. 62,000. Alongside the new launch, the company also showcased extended range variants of the Optima and Nyx scooters as well.

The Dash electric scooter comes with a 48V 28Ah battery pack with a range of 60kms per charge. Hero Electric is also claiming that thanks to the fast charging capability of the scooter, it can be fully charged in under 4 hours.

The Dash features a high ground clearance of 145mm to make it suitable to Indian road conditions, and comes with LED DRL’s, LED headlights, digital instrument cluster, USB mobile charging port, and a remote boot opening system.

Commenting on the launch of the new scooter, Mr. Sohinder Gill, CEO, Hero Electric said, “Hero Electric is determined to deliver the best of electric two-wheeler mobility options to eco-conscious customers who prefer smarter mobility solutions. The all-new Dash is our latest and most lucrative offering that offers style, practicality, performance with a powerful Li-Ion battery that is portable and reliable, and I am certain this will appeal to people of all age groups. As always, we will continue to bring in new and better products and are always listening to customer feedback.”