Revolt RV 400 Amasses Over 2500 Online Bookings
The motorcycle is available to pre-book on Revolt’s website and Amazon
- The Revolt RV 400 is India’s first electric motorcycle.
- It will be launched on July 22 and can be pre-booked by paying Rs 1,000.
- Bookings are open only for Pune and Delhi as of now.
- Deliveries will begin in Delhi and Pune first, followed by NCR, Bengaluru, Hyderabad, Nagpur, Ahmedabad and Chennai.
Revolt is all set to launch India's first electric bike, the RV 400 on July 22. Pre-bookings for the motorcycle commenced on June 25 via Revolt’s official website followed by Amazon India. Interestingly, the brand has managed to reel in more than 2,500 bookings from Pune and Delhi alone. The RV 400 gets a slew of AI-enabled features and is expected to retail at Rs 1 lakh (on-road) after FAME II subsidy. Know all about the upcoming electric bike here.
Also read: Revolt RV 400 e-Bike: First Look Review
For online retail, Revolt have partnered with e-commerce website Amazon India. The RV 400 can be pre-booked online or via our website by paying Rs 1,000. However, the bookings are open only for Pune and Delhi customers as of now. Revolt will launch the bike in NCR, Bengaluru, Hyderabad, Nagpur, Ahmedabad and Chennai in the next three months.
Here’s the press release from the company for more details:
Revolt RV 400 becomes the first motorcycle to be available for pre-booking on Amazon.in
First-of-its-kind strategic partnership in the category reiterates that the future is Electric
Gurgaon, India (July 09, 2019) – Revolt Intellicorp Pvt. Ltd. today, announced a first-of-its-kind partnership with Amazon India - India’s largest online store, becoming the first motorcycle brand to be available for pre-booking on an e-commerce platform. With the aim to revolutionize traditional automobile sales channels, Revolt Intellicorp’s RV 400 is available for pre-bookings for INR 1,000 on Amazon.in.
Unveiled on June 18, the Revolt RV 400 is India’s first AI-enabled motorcycle and has received an overwhelming response with consumers willing to book without knowing the exact specs and price. Since bookings opened exclusively for customers in Delhi and Pune through RevoltMotors.com (on June 25, 2019) and Amazon.in (on July 5, 2019), the motorcycle has already hit the 2500 and still counting.
Shubhodip Pal, Chief Marketing and Business Development Officer, Revolt Intellicorp Pvt. Ltd said, “We believe there is a lot of opportunity that exists in the online retail space that has been untouched. Following the recent e-revolution that has just begun, we wanted to go beyond traditional retail and widen the width of our distribution. The look of the motorcycle has created a lot of excitement, particularly with the Generation (wh)Y. In yet another disruption, Revolt Intellicorp is happy to partner with Amazon India, the perfect platform to reach our consumers. However, we also understand that the day of vehicle delivery is an important tradition in India, so when it is time for us to deliver, our customers will be in for a big surprise!”
Shalini Puchalapalli, Director – Category Management, Amazon India - “We are excited to partner with Revolt Intellicorp to bring their new AI enabled motorcycle RV 400 for our customers on Amazon.in. Smart mobility solutions are the future of automotive technology and this partnership allows us to bring them closer to our customers across the country.”
The Revolt RV 400 – India’s first AI-enabled motorcycle is a combination of intelligent technology, premium looks and class-leading features and will be currently available in two bold color options - Rebel Red and Cosmic Black. The product comes with a promise to bring cool, smart mobility solutions that are high on performance and aesthetics. The RV 400 challenges every convention that riders have pertaining to the EV’s – Power, Styling and Aesthetics, Range, Battery charging infrastructure, Security, Sound and Service.
The AI-enabled motorcycle has an ARAI certified range of 156 kms and is powered by the Revolt App which is available on both, Android and iOS. The app comes with connectivity features such as ‘Bike Locator’, ‘door-step battery delivery’, ‘mobile swap stations’, ‘anti-theft’, ’sound selection and preview’, among many other utilities that are intrinsic to two-wheeler users.