Lycan launches his first crowdfunding campaign on Indiegogo. The first ideas came up in july 2016. After a few months designing and finalising the technical details, the first prototype was ready in March 2017. Now, the crowdfunding campaign is running and ends around October 2017. The production should start begin 2018, so the first orders could be shipped to customers from February 2018.
About the team
They are a team of EV enthusiasts who have been in this field for the last 5 years. They want to change urban commuting one innovation at a time. LYCAN is their first step towards making mobility pollution free which will give the polar bears like “Fred” a chance at survival (You’ll find Fred on the crowdfunding page)
Its crafted to be smart, stylish and funky. Lycan stands apart due to its bold contours and distinctive seat. The designers have seamlessly integrated retro styling with contemporary design trends that add a young feel to the vehicle.
Lycan is energized with the best in class Lithium-ion battery pack and can run 50 kms on a full charge without any pedalling effort. The portable battery pack can be conveniently pulled out and recharged completely using any normal electric socket. The sophisticated Battery Management System ensures controlled charging extending your battery life.
A highly efficient Brushless DC Motor (peak power 500W) powers the Lycan and is capable of propelling you on steep slopes. The hub motor can generate a maximum torque of 32 Nm that will leave you feeling exhilarated. Experience the power boost to enjoy the ride rather than huff and puff while riding or climbing steep gradients.
The point focus during the creation of Lycan has always been enhanced rider comfort. Lycan ensured that with highly potent front and rear suspension, absolutely nothing bogs down your adventurer spirit. Soak in every yard of your ride on Lycan’s wide and ergonomically designed seat without a hint of discomfort.
Lycan has an articulate LCD Display screen that helps you monitor the speed, distance, state of charge and the motor assist mode. We all love our electronic gadgets and want them to never go dead. Lycan has a provision for on-board USB charger that can charge your mobile and other devices on the go.
Lycan possesses a super sturdy frame built from high quality steel capable of carrying heavy loads. We also added front and rear carriers on the Lycan to help you carry luggage without straining your back.
- Motor: 250 W BLDC
- Battery: Lithium Ion
- Portable battery: yes
- Suspension: Telescopic
- Charging time: 80% in +/- 4 hrs
- Range/charge: 50 km
- Maximum speed: 25 km/h
- Kerb weight: 45 kg
- Gradeability: 10°
- Brakes: disc
- Console: digital
- Units/charge: 0.5
- Carrying Capacity: 100 kg
- Warranty: 1 year
- Ground clearance: 150 mm
Lycan is kindly supported by Science and Technology park, promoted by NSTEDB, Dept. of Science and Technology, Government of India.
19, Melbury Avenue, Poole, Dorset, BH12 4EJ
Lycan Electric Pvt Ltd
Science and Technology Park, Savitribai Phule Pune university campus,
Ganeshkhind road, Pune – 411007
Tel.: +91 9112299355 Mon – Fri (10am-6pm)