TVS launches hydrogen powered scooter, know full details

Hydrogen Scooter: TVS Motor Company is one of the leading two wheeler manufacturers in terms of development and launch of new vehicles. From partnering with BMW Motorrad for the G 310 platform to the launch of the new iQube electric scooter and Ronin bike in 2022, TVS is taking an aggressive strategy. Some reports have […]
 


TVS launches hydrogen powered scooter, know full details

Hydrogen Scooter: TVS Motor Company is one of the leading two wheeler manufacturers in terms of development and launch of new vehicles. From partnering with BMW Motorrad for the G 310 platform to the launch of the new iQube electric scooter and Ronin bike in 2022, TVS is taking an aggressive strategy.

Some reports have claimed that TVS is working on a hydrogen fuel cell-powered scooter. Patent photos of the new TVS scooter surfaced recently. Which looks like two cylinders. Reports claim that these cylinders may be of hydrogen. Apart from this, it is being claimed that the foot board of the scooter has a battery.

It is being said that this is a fuel cell scooter module. In which hydrogen cylinder and battery will be given. As can be seen in the photo, the rear wheel hub of the scooter is equipped with an electric motor. It will be powered by electricity generated from fuel cells. There is also a place to remove the fuel cap or cylinder to fill the hydrogen cylinder. Meanwhile, till now TVS Motor has not officially disclosed that any such scooter will be launched. But it is clear from the patent photo that the company can launch such a scooter in the future.

Currently, the company is selling iCube electric scooters. The scooter has been launched with a 4.4 kWh lithium-ion battery. In the old model, this scooter used to come with only 2.2kWh battery. The range of iCube has also increased due to the bigger battery. Where earlier a range of 75 km was offered, now the new iQube offers a range of 140 km. The new TVS iQube electric scooter now comes with various charging options. It also has the option of fast charging. The S and ST variants come with portable chargers of 650W and 950W. Which can fully charge the scooter’s battery in 4.5 hours and 3 hours respectively. A 1.5kW portable fast charger option is also available in the ST variant.