Hero Electric Optima HX is an electric scooter available at a starting price of Rs. 55,721 in India. It is available in 2 variants and 4 colours with top variant price starting from Rs. 65,781. Hero Electric Optima HX generates 550 W power from its motor. With both front and rear drum brakes, Hero Electric Optima HX comes up with combined braking system of both wheels.
Hero Electric Optima electric scooter is available in two variants – City Speed (HX) and Comfort Speed (LX) – in the Indian market. The HX variant is the high-speed version of the electric scooter range.
The Optima HX is available in two variants – single battery and dual battery. The single battery powered Optima HX boasts a range of 82km while the dual battery version can travel 122km per charge. The charging time stands at four to five hours. The top speed of both variants is rated at 42kmph. This fast speed scooter requires registration.
In terms of styling, the scooter looks similar to the HX version. The sleek design is accompanied by features such as a halogen headlight, apron-mounted front blinkers, and a broad comfortable seat. The colour palette, too, is similar to the LX version and the options include four choices – Red, Grey, Blue, and White.
The hardware on the scooter includes telescopic front forks and dual rear shock absorbers. The anchoring duties are handled by drum brakes at both ends.