Bajaj Chetak 2901 Edition Launched in India at Rs 95,998, Gets Bluetooth, 123km Claimed Range

Priced at Rs 95,998, the new Chetak 2901 joins the Premium (Rs 1.23 lakh) and the Urbane (Rs 1.47 lakh) in Bajaj's Chetak line-up. The prices are ex-showroom.

By Kanika Sachdeva | on June 7, 2024 Follow us on Autox Google News

Bajaj Auto has expanded its Chetak portfolio in India by launching a third model, the Chetak 2901 all-electric scooter. The new Chetak 2901 joins the Premium (Rs 1.23 lakh) and the Urbane (Rs 1.47 lakh) in Bajaj's Chetak line-up. Positioned under the Urbane variant, the Chetak 2901 carries a price tag of Rs 95,998 (ex-showroom), making it the Chetak family's most affordable electric scooter. The price includes the EMPS (Electric Mobility Promotion Scheme 2024) subsidy, effective from April 1 to July 31, 2024. 

At its price, the Bajaj Chetak 2901 gets five paint options – Red, White, Black, Lime Yellow, and Azure Blue, although the overall styling remains the same as other variants. Also available are alloy wheels and a Bluetooth-enabled colour digital instrument cluster for enhanced rider comfort and convenience. Moreover, an upgrade to the Tecpac for an extra Rs 3,000 allows you to access features such as hill hold, reverse, call and music control, ride modes (Sport and Eco), geo-fencing, Follow Me Home lights, and Bluetooth App connectivity.

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Bajaj Chetak 2901: Battery, Range

Compared to the Urbane, the Bajaj Chetak 2901 features a 2.88kWh battery pack sending power to a direct drive motor. The battery offers an ARAI-certified range of 123km on a single charge, while Bajaj has yet to disclose the 2901's power output. The top speed of the scooter is marked at 63km/h. On the other hand, the Urbane (with a 2.9kWh battery) and the Premium (with a 3.2kWh battery) yield 113km and 127km, respectively.

Bajaj Chetak 2901

Bajaj Chetak 2901: Bookings

The bookings for the Chetak 2901 are now open across Bajaj's 500+ showrooms in the country. 'We are pleased to announce the start of shipments of Chetak 2901 to Chetak dealerships. The Chetak 2901 is designed, specced and priced to attract customers who are currently purchasing a petrol scooter to a proper full-size metal body electric scooter that can match and exceed a petrol scooter, without denting their wallet. The Chetak 2901 can be had for an on-road price close to that of a petrol scooter and comes with more than 123km of ARAI-certified range. Retails to consumers shall start from 15 June onwards. We believe Chetak 2901 shall dramatically expand the electric scooter market,' said Eric Vas, President, President, Urbanite, Bajaj
Auto Ltd.

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In terms of market competition, the Bajaj Chetak goes up against the likes of the TVS iQube, the Ola S1, and the Ather 450S.

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