Hero Electric Bikes, Scooters Available In India With Long-range Under Rs 80,000

We bring you the list of Hero Electric two-wheelers available in India with a long-range, quick charging and high top-speed.

Hero Electric Bikes In India

The demand for electric bikes has gone up immensely in the past few months. Whether it’s the soaring fuel prices or the Indian mindsets for value products, the EV market has received a boost. Among the number of new entrants in the electric bike segments, people are often found looking for a reliable badge. And, what can be a better brand than Hero Electric, a unit of Hero Motorcycles.

Buyers are aggressively looking for budget Hero Electric bikes which fall in the range of below Rs 80,000. Let’s have a look at all the electric bikes available from Hero in this range which offer long-range and decent speed.

Hero Electric Flash E2

Hero Electric Flash E2 Li

Price: INR 39,990 – INR 52,900 (ex-showroom Delhi)

Hero Electric Bike Flash E2 Flash LA
Range 65 km on a single charge 50 km on a single charge
Top Speed 25 kmph 25 kmph
Charging Time 4-5 hours 8 hours
Weight 69kg 87kg
License required No No

The Flash E2 is the most affordable, entry-level electric bike from Hero. On a single charge, it offers a modest range of 50-65km. It comes in two variants namely LA and E2 Li.

Who should buy it?

The Hero Electric Flash E2 is best for someone who is learning to ride a two-wheeler or whose purpose is to travel for shorter distances. It is a good option for a family having teenagers as it can serve as a secondary vehicle for bringing knick-knacks around your residence. Above all, it does not require a license due to its lower top speed.

Hero Optima E2

Hero Optima E2

Price: INR 44,990 – INR 61,990 (ex-showroom Delhi)

Hero Electric Bike Optima E2 LI Optima E2 LA
Range 65 km on a single charge 50 km on a single charge
Top Speed 25 kmph 25 kmph
Charging Time 4 hours 8 hours
Weight 68kg 86kg
License required No No

The style quotient goes a notch higher in the Optima range compared to the entry-level Flash. It gets a more mainstream design with upright stance similar to a TVS Jupiter or Honda Activa. It is offered in two options based on the battery-type; the Optima E2 and Optima LA.

Who should buy it?

The buyer of this scooter would be the same as mentioned in the Hero Electric Flash. However, the teenagers or males who were not impressed with the feminine design of the Flash would be more interested in the Optima range.

Hero Nyx E2

Hero Nyx E5

Price: INR 63,990 (ex-showroom Delhi)

Hero Electric Bike Optima Nyx E2
Range 55 km on a single charge
Top Speed 25 kmph
Charging Time 4-5 hours
Weight 68kg
License required No

The Hero Nyx E2 is designed more towards practicality. It gets an extended footboard, foldable seat, integrated bottle holder and grab rail. However, the seat is narrow compared to the Optima series. It is built to carry light loads; however, it can also be used as a daily commute when required.

Who should buy it?

It is suitable for consumers who are looking for a reliable cargo carrier which can handle light loads at the lowest possible cost. The Hero Nyx E2 charges fast and rides at slow speeds, which makes it an ideal partner for small-time vendors.

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Hero Optima E5

Hero Electric Optima LA

Price: INR 66,551 (ex-showroom Delhi)

Hero Electric Bike Optima E5
Range 55 km on a single charge
Top Speed 40 kmph
Charging Time 4 hours
Weight 72.5kg
License required Required

The Hero Optima E5 is another e-scooter from the Optima series. It gets the same styling as its siblings. However, the difference is in the top speed of the vehicle. And mind you, the Optima E5 requires a license to drive on the road. Quicker charging and fast speed are its USPs.

Who should buy it?

The Optima E5 is best suited for both sexes due to its no offensive styling. Whether you are looking for daily commuting to college or work, the Hero e-scooter should fit your bill comfortably.

Hero Nyx E5

Hero Nyx E5

Price: INR 63,990 (ex-showroom Delhi)

Hero Electric Bike Nyx E5
Range 50 km on a single charge
Top Speed 40 kmph
Charging Time 4 hours
Weight 77kg
License required Required

Another iteration of the Nyx, the E5 is powered by a higher capacity battery which helps it sprint faster. With a 40kmph speed, the Hero Nyx E5 is a more practical cargo scooter to commute within city borders.

Who should buy it?

The Hero Nyx E5 is ideal for buyers who are looking for a practical solution to their daily cargo needs. Although it may only carry a load up to 100-120 kg, the faster commutation makes your task easier.

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Hero Photon

Hero Electric Photon

Price: INR 61,866 – INR 72,990 (ex-showroom Delhi)

Hero Electric Bike Photon LP Photon LI
Range 80 km on a single charge 80-110 km on a single charge
Top Speed 45 kmph 45 kmph
Charging Time 4-5 hours 4-5 hours
Weight 87kg 87kg
License required Required Required

The Hero Photon range gets scooters with longer range on every single charge. It gets retro styling with a wider seat, remote lock with anti-theft alarm and aerodynamic styling. The Li version gets dual modes as well – power and economy. If ridden in power mode, it delivers 80km per charge else 110km with the economy mode.

Who should buy it?

With a decent top speed of 45kmph and long-range of 80+km, the Photon range is one of the most practical ranges in the Hero stable. For someone looking for a reliable companion to ride between small towns or within city limits, the Photon is a worthy option. Moreover, retro-Vespa like styling should appeal to most buyers.

Extended Range

Hero NYX ER

Price: INR 69,754 (ex-showroom Delhi)

Hero Electric Bike NYX ER
Range 100 km on a single charge
Top Speed 42 kmph
Charging Time 4-5 hours
Weight 87kg
License required Required

The Hero NYX ER gets double batteries to extract more power and range from the scooter. It now becomes a more practical cargo carrier with a long-range of 100km. The charging time is also quick with 4-5 hours required for the battery to juice up. You need to have a valid license to ride this, though.

Who should buy it?

Local kirana shops, milkmen or other similar consumers who are looking for a no-nonsense commuter which can deliver their goods at economical costs. As electric scooters are easy to handle, the workers in such shops can easily ride them too.

Hero Optima ER

Price: INR 69,754 (ex-showroom Delhi)

Hero Electric Bike NYX ER
Range 110 km on a single charge
Top Speed 42 kmph
Charging Time 4-5 hours
Weight 83kg
License required Required

The Hero Optima has the widest range of scooters in the electric bike makers stable. It also comes in the extended range category. With a power of double batteries, the Optima ER can do 110km on a single charge. The charging time is also pretty good at 4-5 hours.

Who should buy it?

Electric bikes are only good if they can deliver a good range at a reasonable speed with quick charging time. The Optima gives you all that along with mainstream scooter’s styling. It is suited for every electric bike/scooter aspirant. Be it office or college-goers, it fits everyone’s need.

These were some of the Hero Electric Scooters/Bikes that are offered under INR 80,000 with the longest range, quick charging time and decent top speed. Besides being reasonably tagged, you get the trust of Hero on these two-wheelers.

Good luck with your next electric vehicle. Save fuel, save money, save environment.

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