Customers who have already booked the Ola S1 electric scooter for Rs. 20,000 can now make the final payment on January 21, 2022 at 6 p.m. Shipments to customers will begin towards the end of this month.
The Ola S1 and S1 Pro are priced at Rs. 99,000 and Rs. 1.29 lakh respectively (ex-showroom)
Ola Electric has announced that it will open the final payment window on January 21, 2022, at 6 p.m., for all customers who have already paid 20,000 to reserve the S1 Pro. Bhavish Aggarwal, CEO of Ola Electric, confirmed the development in a tweet, accompanied by special wishes on the auspicious occasion from Lohri, Sankranti and Pongal. The update comes as customers waited to get their hands on the electric scooter amid several delays. Customers who make the final payment on Jan.21 will receive the Ola S1 Pro by the end of the month or in February, Aggarwal added. The company has yet to announce the dates for accepting new bookings.
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Lohri ki lakh lakh vadhaiyan, Sankrati ki shubhkaamnayein, Pongal vazhthukkal!
We celebrate with our own harvest
A sea of scooters awaits you! The final payment window opens on January 21 at 6:00 p.m. in the Ola app for all customers who have paid 20k. We will ship in January and February. pic.twitter.com/RZSAeclC0e
– Bhavish Aggarwal (@bhash) January 14, 2022
In his tweet, Bhavish wrote: “We are celebrating with our own harvest. A sea of scooters awaits! The final payment window opens January 21 at 6:00 p.m. in the Ola app for all customers who have paid 20,000 . We will ship through the month of Jan and Feb. “
Ola Electric began deliveries of the S1 Pro in December of this year and announced that it has already shipped more than 4,000 units to its customers. However, more customers have yet to receive the scooters due to delays in the RTO registration process. The company, however, has not disclosed the total number of units sold so far. According to the Vahan database, around 476 vehicles have been registered so far in 2022, while around 238 vehicles have been registered in December 2021. This is a fraction of the 4,000 units shipped to customers.
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Interestingly, Ola Electric automatically upgraded customers who booked the S1 to the S1 Pro. Priced at 30,000 intervals, customers get the larger 3.97 kWh battery on the S1 Pro as opposed to the 2.98 kWh battery on the standard S1. However, customers will have to pay the difference amount to unlock the functionality and range of the software.
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