The new Eko ET-120 is a revolutionary Electric-Petrol Hybrid Scooter manufactures by Eko Vehicles Bangalore in partenership with US based Emerging Vehicle Technologies Inc. .
The new Eko ET-120 features a 70cc petrol engine. The hybrid range is claimed as 120 km/ltr as compared to the normal range of 40 km/ltr.The engine wil have a torque and power equivalent to a 120cc petrol engine.
The maximum speed of the new Eko ET-120 Electric-Petrol Hybrid Scooter is 65km/hour.The Eko Et-120 has thee engine modes :
- Only electric – when the bike will run on battery for 40 km on full charge
- Only petrol – it will give 65 km a litre
- Hybrid – both electric and petrol will run together to give 120 km a litre of petrol
When the bike is on hybrid mode the battery will be charged automatically in the running and there is no need for charging.
Eko ET-120 Price in India : The new Eko ET-120 Electric-Petrol Hybrid Scooter will be available for sale from March 2010 at price of Rs.40,000.