#AutoExpo2020 Evolet at Auto Expo Unveil Multiple EVs

Gurugram-based EV manufacturer, Evolet, took the wraps off multiple offerings in the electric segment. Their portfolio included all-electric two-wheelers and commercial vehicles as well. We were, of course, most interested in the two-wheelers. The biggest attention-grabbers at the stall were the Hawk motorcycle and the Warrior ATV – interesting additions to the EV space. Also on display were the Polo, Pony and Derby electric scooters, and ‘Dhanno’, a moped. The brand also announced that they are planning to introduce a ‘self-balancing’ feature in its electric scooters. With the addition of this feature, they claim that the riders will be able to keep their feet on the footboard during stops. That would be an interesting thing to see. A voice-activated parking assist is also in the pipeline. This fully-faired electric motorcycle certainly looks the part of a sport bike with its sleek design. Suspension duties are managed by a telescopic fork at the front and a monoshock unit at the rear. Dropping anchor is taken care of by twin discs at the front and a single rotor at the rear. The Hawk has a claimed top speed of 120 km/h and a range of 150 km per charge. Evolet say that the batt...

Usain Bolt Declares War on Bird Scooters, I’ve Got My Own Wheels!

Usain Bolt is Bird hunting — joining forces with a rival eScooter company in the hopes of taking over as the LEADER in the 2-wheel vehicle space.  The Olympic legend is a spokesperson for Bolt — a “transportation” company that touts itself as “the future of mobility.” The company claims the scooters are environmentally friendly with zero emissions — and they have several models, some of which contain storage space for groceries.  The company operates similarly to Bird and Lime — users find scooters using an app, and then activate and pay through their smartphones.  So far, Bolt is operational in several U.S. cities — but now, they’re looking to expand internationally … which is why Usain is currently riding his scooter through Paris.  Sage Northcutt was destroyed way more than anyone thought after a 29-second, first-round knockout in his ONE Championship debut — turns out he suffered 8 fractures and was in surgery for… Telepictures and Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. may use my email address along with my interests and device data to send me tailored email and other offers through social media or other sites...