New Delhi, Auto Desk. BMW CE-04 Production Starts : German automaker BMW Motorrad has been working on its first electric two-wheeler for a long time. After introducing the concept of this premium two-wheeler in 2020, the company officially revealed the CE-04 in July this year. At the same time, now, the two-wheeler brand has started production of this pure electric scooter. BMW is expected to launch the CE 04 in the first quarter of the year 2022. According to the USA website, the price of its BMW CE04 in the international market is $ 11,795, while this amount is roughly equivalent to Rs 8.8 lakh in Indian rupees.
BMW CE 04 Electric Scooter: Range and Speed
Talking about the power of the BMW CE 04, it comes with a maximum output of 42 hp, and can go up to a top speed of 75 mph. According to the company, the battery cell capacity of the BMW CE 04 is 8.9 kWh, which offers an estimated range of around 80 miles. According to the report, this scooter will have a 147.6-volt lithium-ion battery, which can be charged using a Level 1 home socket, Level 2 wallbox or Level 2 public charging station. Let us inform that, the company has not given any information about the launch and price of BMW CE 04 in India.
The new electric scooter comes with a 10.25-inch TFT color screen with integrated navigation and extended connectivity. It has three standard ride modes “ECO”, “Rain” and “Road”. There is also an optional “Dynamic” riding mode available. The BMW CE 04 uses lightweight alloy wheels measuring 0.5 x 15 inches, and lightweight alloy wheels measuring 4.5 x 15 inches at the rear. BMW CE 04 project manager Florian Romhild stated that “the new BMW CE 04 is modern, and at the same time reconsiders the continuity of BMW Motorrad’s electromobility strategy. This scooter will have great performance in the urban area,” he added.