Bajaj Chetak electric scooter is one such scooter that has left the rest of the electric scooters in the market. Most of people buy a scooter and they keep on worrying that if their scooter becomes obsolete then what would be the replacement cost of its battery?
People think like this because they think that the scooter battery replacement cost is very high, which is a fact.
The Chetak Electric is an electric scooter manufactured by Bajaj Auto. There are two variants: Urbane and Premium. The Urbane variant is priced at ₹1,42,297 (ex-showroom, Delhi), and the Premium variant is priced at ₹1,43,708 (ex-showroom, Delhi). The scooter is powered by a 3.04 kWh lithium-ion battery and has a claimed range of 90 km on a single charge. It can be fully charged in 2.75 hours using a fast charger.
The scooter has a top speed of 63 kmph. A number of features are included with the model, including LED lighting, disc brakes, and Bluetooth connectivity for hands-free operation. There are six colors available for the Chetak Electric: Citrus Rush, Cyber White, Brooklyn Black, Hazelnut, Indigo Metallic, and Velluto Russo.
Here Are Some Basic Information About the Chetak Electric 2023:
- Retro design with modern features
- Powerful 3.04 kWh lithium-ion battery
- Claimed range of 90 km on a single charge
- Fast charging capability (2.75 hours)
- Top speed of 63 kmph
- LED lighting
- Disc brakes
- Bluetooth connectivity system
Chetak Battery Price
Chetak batteries were originally priced at ₹72,500. Recently, the price of a Chetak battery has been revised and is now ₹67,500. There has been a reduction of ₹5000 from the original price.
It is estimated that the price of a second-hand Chetak battery varies from ₹11,000 to ₹16,000. The price depends on the condition of the battery, the age of the battery, and the location where you buy it.
A new 1 kWh lithium-ion battery costs ₹25,000. Here’s the price of a generic battery for electric cars. Chetak-specific batteries might be more expensive.
The Chetak is claimed to have a battery life of 70,000 kilometers. It is important to note, however, that the battery life may vary depending on the usage and maintenance. Battery life may be reduced if you use the scooter frequently and do not maintain it properly.
There is a 3-year, 50,000 km warranty offered by Bajaj on the Chetak lithium-ion batteries. It means that Bajaj will replace the battery for free if it fails within 3 years or 50,000 km of purchase.
I would recommend that if you are looking for a new Chetak battery, you buy it from an authorized dealer who sells Chetak batteries. You will be able to make sure that you are getting a genuine battery if you do this and that you will be able to claim the warranty if necessary.
Bajaj Chetak Electric Scooter Battery Details
Here is a Table of the Battery Details of the Bajaj Chetak Electric Scooter:
|Battery Capacity||3.04 kWh|
2.75 hours (fast charger)
|Range (claimed)||90 km|
|Top Speed||63 kmph|
Bharat Bijlee Limited (BBL) is a subsidiary of Bajaj Auto that manufactures the lithium-ion battery for this vehicle. The battery is a 3.04 kWh lithium-ion battery which can be fully charged in 2.75 hours when it is charged using a fast charger. According to the manufacturer, the battery has a range of 90 kilometers. However, based on the riding conditions and the weight of the rider, the actual range may differ from the claimed 90 km.
What is Bajaj Electric’s 1 kWh Lithium-ion Battery Price?
The price of a Bajaj Electric 1 kWh Lithium-ion battery is ₹25,000. This is the price of a generic battery that can be used in a variety of electric vehicles. The price of a Chetak-specific battery may be higher.
What Are Bajaj Chetak Battery Price Fame 2 Subsidies?
The FAME II subsidy for the Bajaj Chetak battery has been reduced from Rs 43,500 to Rs 22,500 with effect from June 1, 2023. This is due to the government revising the subsidy rates to Rs 10,000 per kWh from Rs 15,000 per kWh. The FAME II scheme is a government program that provides subsidies to electric vehicles to make them more affordable.
The revised subsidy for the Bajaj Chetak battery means that the ex-showroom price of the scooter has increased by Rs 22,000. The scooter is now priced at Rs 1,44 lakh (ex-showroom)