Published on February 14th, 2014 | by Cynthia Shahan6
Terra Motors Acquaints India With The Kiwami Electric Bike
February 14th, 2014 by Cynthia Shahan
Terra Motors has a new green transportation option for India, the Kiwami electric bike. The Kiwami electric bike introduces another fresh alternative for youth, motorcycle lovers, and the planet-loving consumers who want green transportation.
Terra Motors Corporation is a leading manufacturer of two- and three-wheelers in Japan. The coming has been moving more and more into other markets recently. Green Car Congress reports on Terra Motors new designs:
Kiwami was designed for India, and features a hard suspension to deal with Indian roads. Kiwami requires 6 hours for a full recharge and has a range of up to 200 kilometers (124 miles).
In addition, Terra Motors will soon introduce series of executive e-scooters, which will target premium consumers who expect a stylish and sophisticated high-end product. These bikes and a three-wheeler option will be showcased at the upcoming Auto Expo 2014 in February.
The Terra Motors press release describes this highlight from Mr. Toru Tokushige, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) ＆ Founder of Terra Motors:
India is the second largest producer of two-wheelers in the world. Hence it is an important market in our strategic growth plan and we intend to invest Rs. 300 million in the Indian market next fiscal year. With this mission, Terra Motors is set to deliver electric vehicle (EV) of high quality and services in the tradition of what consumers in India come to appreciate and expect from the Japanese industry.
Terra Motors, endeavors to be the front runner in the electric two wheeler segment and with the introduction of esuperbike, we strongly believe that our products with superior quality and stylish designs are made with thorough research and development. With immense knowledge of electric vehicles, we will associate ourselves with the dealers who are well experienced in service quality and will enrich customer’s experience.
The price for the Kiwami is around Rs. 18 Lakh (about US$29,000).
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