Pune-based electric motorcycle startup Tork Motors has expanded its presence in Gujarat with two new experience centres. The new 3S facility is located in Rajkot and Ahmedabad, expanding the brand’s presence in the state to three outlets, following the opening of its first experience center in Surat earlier this year. The new Tork Experience Center will retail the Kratos R and the upcoming Kratos X. It will also be responsible for aftermarket and service, including spare parts.
Tork continues to expand aggressively, preparing to move into a new factory on the outskirts of Pune. The company hopes to rapidly expand its retail presence and will open more experience centers in other parts of the country.Additionally, Tork has partnered with several financial organizations and has committed to EMI options from $2,999 per month.
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Speaking at the inauguration, Kapil Shelke, Founder and CEO of Tork Motors, said: “We are excited to strengthen our presence in Gujarat with four experience zones. The state has a growing demand for electric vehicles and has a large interest in sustainable and clean mobility solutions makes it a very important region for us. This demand, coupled with government initiatives and incentives, makes it an important market for TORK Motors. We are bullish on expanding our footprint in India and looks forward to having a total of 100 outlets across the country by the end of this financial year.”
Tork Kratos R sells for $Rs 1.87 lakh (ex-showroom, after revised subsidy). It is powered by a PMS axial flux motor that produces 12 bhp and 38 Nm of peak torque, enabling the electric motorcycle to accelerate from 0 to 40 km/h in 3.5 seconds. Top speed is limited to 105 km/h. The motor is powered by a 4 kWh battery pack and has a claimed range of 120 km/h. The Kratos R is available in five colors, including a new jet black with gray highlights. Tork is also offering a price difference upgrade to Kratos R for customers who have already purchased the standard Kratos.
First published date: Jun 23, 2023 at 16:40 PM India Standard Time