The Pune-based Tork Motorcycle is planning to launch T6X, a battery-powered motorcycle with a range of 100 km (as claimed by the company) in the next two months. A first of its kind initiative in commercial motor cycle segment in India, the company is hopeful of getting the ARAI certification shortly and commence sales in Pune, Delhi and Bengaluru followed by Mumbai and Hyderabad. The bike which has a top speed of 85 kmph will be positioned against a typical 125cc bike priced at Rs 55,000.
A full charge on the Lithium Ion batteries will take around two hours and 80 per cent charge can be done in one hour. The batteries can last for 80,000-100,000 km. The bike will also have a USB charger, on-board navigation assist and integration with Android/iOS app.
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