Founded in 1983, ELECTROTHERM (I) LTD (ET) is a leading conglomerate from Gujarat having primary interest in electricals and electronics engineering. Over a period of last 3 decades, with a strong focus on new product development, technological innovation and after sales service, ET has emerged as the most trusted name in foundry and steel/alloy industry for providing unmatched technological leadership. Today, ET operates in more than 40 countries globally including the Middle East, Turkey, Pakistan, Bangladesh and Africa among others. With annual turnover of more than INR 2500 Cr. (approx. USD 350 Millions), ET is the one of the fastest growing mid-size companies in India.

Electric Vehicles Division

With the hike in fuel prices and rising concerns of global warming, there is a need for an alternative technology which can offer an affordable and pollution-free transportation solution. Globally, Electric Vehicles have emerged as the most practical & reliable option for the same.

In 2006, ET was the first company to introduce “Electric Two-Wheeler” in an organized manner in India under the brand name YObykes. YObykes are powered with 100% Electric Power Train, which do not require any fossil fuel. YObykes offer the most Economical, Eco-friendly, Convenient and Safe personal mobility solution. Today, with more than one lakh satisfied customers ET has emerged as the largest selling and the most trusted Electric Vehicles Manufacturer in India.

With its technologically advanced product line and customer centric approach, ET has created a new benchmark in Indian Electric Vehicle Industry which the others have followed. Over a period of last 10 years, ET has made systematic investments in developing an in-house R&D, QC and manufacturing facility for Electric Vehicles as well as for complete Power Train i.e. Motor, Charger, Controllers and Converters.

INDIA’S LARGEST SELLING E-BIKES

Electrotherm (I) Ltd, a leading conglomerate was the first company to introduce e-bikes in India under the brand name of YObykes. Using advanced technology and years of experience, this company has gone a long way in the electric vehicle sector in India. With a huge customer base spread across the country, Electrotherm has set an example in the said sector to be followed by others. With more than one lakh happy customers, the company has proven being the most trusted e-bike company together with the badge of largest selling electric vehicle manufacturer in the country.

Driven by 100% electric power, these battery-operated two-wheelers do not require any fuel such as petrol, diesel or gas. Along with offering a pollution-free transportation, YObykes are easy on pockets as well. And with no need of pricey fuels, any middle-class family can easily afford these smart e-bikes. Since they gel well with nature, they are indeed a smart choice for the greener tomorrow!

YO Electron

Offering safe speed and convenient riding, YO ELECTRON is the next generation electric bike. Its highly efficient 250W motor and rechargeable VRLA deep discharge battery make it the best e-scooter of its time. It is designed in a way that it offers a safe speed and hence, no driving license or registration is required to drive this electric two-wheeler.

Enhanced with some robust features such as digital odometer, abundant storage space, telescopic suspension, side indicators and Pay Load Capacity of up to 75 Kilograms; YO ELECTRON is one of the best electric bikes in India that is proven ideal for daily commute. Its simple controls and light weight are what make it easily manageable and favorite among school-going children and teenagers. Apart from being smart, safe and convenient, this electric bike is a green way of transportation and very light on your pocket!

Specifications

Length: 1870 mm
Width: 660 mm
Height: 1175mm
Vehicle weight with batteries: 84 Kg

Battery
Type: VRLA deep discharge
Capacity: 48V, 24 Ah
Electricity Consumption/Full Charge: 1.25 units
Charging Time/Full Charge: 6 to 8 hours

Motor
Type: BLDC hub motor
Output Power (Watt): 250W

Performance
Maximum Speed: 25 km/hour
Maximum Range: 70 km/full charge
Pay Load Capacity: 75 kg

YO XPLORE

This electric bike has been designed to make it the most intelligent electric bike of India. Designed with eye-catching graphics, YO XPLOR is available in four various colors. This smart two-wheeler is a ‘no license no registration’ kind of electric bike that is suited to everybody – right from a school-going child to an elder.

With Pay Load Capacity of 75 Kg and weight of just 86 Kg, YO XPLOR is one of most light-weight vehicles. Plus, this electric bike comes with a powerful motor and an efficient rechargeable battery. As it doesn’t use any fossil fuel, it is absolutely a zero-pollution two-wheeler. Also, as it offers the maximum speed of 25 Km/Hr, it is safe and ideal for school-going children. So don’t wait and buy your champ a YO XPLOR!

Specifications

Length: 1800 mm
Width: 830 mm
Height: 1240
Vehicle weight with batteries: 86 Kg

Battery
Type: VRLA deep discharge
Capacity: 48V, 24 Ah
Electricity Consumption/Full Charge: 1.25 units
Charging Time/Full Charge: 6 to 8 hours

Motor
Type: BLDC hub motor
Output Power (Watt): 250W

Performance
Maximum Speed: 25 km/hour
Maximum Range: 70 km/full charge
Pay Load Capacity: 75 kg

Source & pictures: http://yobykes.in/

Guy Salens

Guy Salens (motorcycle enthousiast): I want to show the world an overview of existing electric motorcycles and future projects. Because it's time.