Auto Expo 2018: Emflux Motors unveils India’s first electric superbike
Bengaluru-based start-up Emflux Motors has unveiled India’s first electric superbike, called the Emflux One at the Auto Expo 2018. The Emflux One has a top speed of 200 kmph with an acceleration of 0-100 kmph in just 3 seconds. The motor produces 71 bhp of power and 84 Nm of peak torque, which has been electronically limited to 75 Nm. The design and circuits of the Emflux One have been developed completely in-house by Emflux Motors.
The Emflux One is a fully faired electric motorcycle with top-of-the-line components like Brembo brakes with dual-channel ABS, single-sided swingarm, Ohlins suspension and fully connected smart dashboard with artificial intelligence capabilities. All this riding on Pirelli Diablo Rosso II. It is powered by Samsung Li-ion 9.7 kWh high power cells with a 60 kW AC induction motor. According to Emflux officials, the Emflux One will have a city range of around 200 km and a highway range of 150 km at 80kmph.
The standard version of the Emflux One is priced at Rs. 6 lakh while the top variant which gets Ohlins suspension, forged alloy wheels, and carbon fibre panels will cost Rs. 11 lakh. The pre-orders for the Emflux One will start in July 2018, with the first deliveries to begin in April 2019. They plan to produce just 199 models for the Indian market and 300 more for export purposes.