Ultraviolette has commercially launched its first product, the F77 electric motorcycle in India at an ex-showroom price of INR 3.8 lakh. The start-up will be retailing the motorcycle in Airstrike, Shadow, and Laser variants.
Powered by an integrated 10.3 kWh Lithium-ion battery architecture on the top variant, the F77 Recon, the motorcycle can produce 95 Nm of peak torque and 29 kW (38.9 hp) of peak power, and it offers an IDC Range of 307 km, the highest for any electric two-wheeler in India.
The rollout of the F77 will begin in January 2023 from Bangalore, followed by a pan-India rollout and a company-owned servicing ecosystem through 2023. The first Ultraviolette Experience Center will open in Bangalore.
Narayan Subramaniam, Co-founder and CEO, Ultraviolette, noted that the F77 motorcycle, which is inspired by aerospace engineering, features three distinct ride modes: Glide, Combat, and Ballistic.
Limited Edition F77
Furthermore, Ultraviolette announced a limited edition series of the F77, paying tribute to its future-focused vision, and only 77 units will be manufactured. The uniquely numbered limited edition vehicles will be available in meteor grey with afterburner yellow.
It comes with 30.2 kW (40.5 hp) of peak power and 100 Nm of peak torque, delivering 0 to 100 km/h acceleration in 7.8 seconds with a top speed of 152 km/h. Preventive maintenance, ride analytics, service, anti-theft, and real-time data interpretation through the display and an app to create a unique ownership experience, are some of the features that the F77 will come powered with. The highest warranty conditions that the OEM is offering is eight years/100,000 km.
Niraj Rajmohan, Co-founder and CTO, Ultraviolette, added, “With its commercial launch, the F77 is undeniably the most technologically advanced electric motorcycle in India that is backed by over 5 years of R&D.”