The rise in petrol prices and the awareness of green mobility have led to an increase in electric vehicle sales. However, most manufacturers are introducing electric scooters, and only a handful now have started to bring in electric motorcycles. One such electric mobility company – Pure EV, has introduced the ETryst 350 electric motorcycle.
The e-motorcycle is not only eco-friendly but also offers a commanding riding position and high ground clearance. The dynamic feel of riding a motorcycle is also retained as well as the large wheels offer more comfort, especially on broken Indian terrain. In this video review, we bring you comprehensive details of the Pure EV ETryst 350 motorcycle, so you can make an informed buying decision.
The Pure EV ETryst 350 electric motorcycle comes with a competitive price of INR 1,54,999 ex-showroom. The brand offers the e-motorcycle in a single variant. It is important to note that the ex-showroom price does not include any Central or State Government subsidies. Furthermore, the Pure EV ETryst 350 does benefit from the FAME-II subsidies, which drop its price even further.
Powering the Pure EV ETryst 350 is a 4 kW BLDC-type hub-mounted electric motor. Pure EV claims that the electric motor is able to produce 60 Nm of torque. The electric motor is coupled to a 3.5 kWh battery which claims to return a range of 90 to 140 km on a single charge depending upon conditions. In addition to this, the electric motor also comes with three ride modes – Drive, Cross Over and Thrill. The motorcycle also comes with regenerative braking to improve the efficiency of the e-motorcycle. The brand also claims that the ETryst 350 can sprint from 0 – 40 kmph in 4.4 seconds, 0 – 60 kmph in 7.4 seconds and 0 – 75 kmph in 11.6 seconds.
Pure EV also reveals that the ETryst 350 electric motorcycle has a gradeability of 16 degrees. The Pure EV ETryst 350 rides on 18-inch front and 17-inch rear wheels along with conventional telescopic front and twin coil-spring over damper rear suspension. The electric bike also gets disc brakes on the front and rear for stopping power. The e-motorcycle also comes with a saddle height of 770mm 180mm of ground clearance and tips the scales at 120 kg (Kerb).
Pure EV not only offers the ETryst 350 with motorcycle-like proportions but also the latest features. The bike comes with a 7-inch LED instruments cluster which offers all the important data such as speed, state of charge, range etc. The bike also comes with a centre stand and comfortable seating for two. The electric motorcycle also comes with LED headlamps, LED taillights and LED turn indicators.