Honda subsidiary launching an electric scooter in India next year

Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India (HMSI) is reportedly looking to launch a new electric scooter next year. For the uninitiated, HMSI is a subsidiary of the much larger Honda Motor Company, headquartered in Tokyo, Japan. HMSI has been around since 1999 and is India’s second-largest two-wheeler maker. They have been a market leader for years …

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Gogoro launches battery-swapping stations in Hangzhou, China

Five months after announcing their deal with Yadea and Dachangjiang Group, Gogoro has opened 45 battery-swapping stations in Hangzhou, China. For the uninitiated, Gogoro is a Taiwanese company known for its battery technologies and scooters.  They also deal with other manufacturers like Hero, Aeon Motor, PGO, and Yamaha. These other manufacturers implement Gogoro’s hot-swappable battery …

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The top things to know when you shop for an electric scooter (e-moped)

Often referred to as electric scooters, electric mopeds (e-mopeds) come with a back-heavy step-through frame and are paired with a less powerful motor and smaller wheels than your traditional motorbike. However, sometimes that is exactly why they are the perfect choice for frequent city commuters. Most e-mopeds have an average power range of 2HP and …

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