Ather 450s Launch Date in India
Ather Energy launched its entry-level electric scooter Ather 450s alongside the updated version of 450x in India on August 11, 2023. This is Ather’s most affordable electric scooter, and its booking has also been initiated by the company.
Ather 450s Specifications
|Transmission Type||Belt Drive|
|Infotainment||17.7 cm (7”) DeepView™ display|
|Processor||Snapdragon 212 Quadcore 800Mhz|
|Ingress protection (motor)||IP66|
|Max Motor Power||5.4 Kw|
|IDC Certified Range||115|
|Top Speed||90 kmph|
|Riding Mode||SmartEco, Eco, Ride,Sport|
|Fast Charging Support||Yes|
|0-40 Kmph Acceleration||3.9sec|
|0-100 Kmph Acceleration||7.8sec|
|Battery Capacity||2.9 kWh Lithium-ion|
|Battery safety||IP67 (Water & Dust Resistance)|
Ather 450s Colors
The Ather 450s is available in four attractive colors: White, Grey, Cosmic Black, and Salt Green.
Ather 450s Battery Capacity
The battery capacity of the new Ather 450s is 2.9 kWh. It is capable of providing a nominal voltage of 51.1V, which gives an IDC-certified range of 115 km. The battery is packed in an aluminum alloy case for protection against water and dust, and it has received an IP67 rating.
450s Battery Charging Time
The new 450s electric scooter supports both home charging and fast charging. Through a home socket, it takes 6 hours and 36 minutes to charge from 0 to 80%, and 8 hours and 36 minutes to reach a full 100% charge. On the other hand, the Ather Grid fast charger can provide a range of 1.5 km in just 1 minute of charging.
|Home Charger (0-80%)||6hr 36min|
|Home Charger (0-100%)||8hr 36min|
|Ather Grid (0-50% SOC)||1.5 km/min|
|Ather Grid (50-100% SOC)||1.0 km/min|
Ather’s New Variants
Ather Energy has introduced three new variants: 450s and 450x. All three variants share a similar design look. However, their battery capacity, range, motor power, and charging time differentiate them from each other.
Ather 450s Top Speed
The Ather 450s have a top speed of 90 km/h. This electric scooter features a Permanent Magnet Synchronous Motor (PMSM) that can accelerate from 0 to 40 km/h in 3.9 seconds.
Motor and Power
The 450s electric scooter equipped with a PMSM motor generates a maximum power of 5.4 kW and a maximum torque of 22 Nm. This contributes to achieving a top speed of 90 km/h.
Ather 450s Range
This e-scooter comes with four riding modes: SmartEco, Eco, Ride, and Sport. The Ather 450s offers a maximum range of 115 km, with a real-world range of around 90 km depending on riding skills and environmental conditions. There are three variants of the scooter available in the market, each with a different IDC-certified range.
|Ather Variant||IDC Range|
|Ather 450s (2.9kWh)||115 km|
|Ather 450x (2.9kWh)||111 km|
|Ather 450x (3.7kWh)||150 km|
Ather 450s Warranty
The scooter comes with a warranty of 3 years or 30,000 km (whichever comes first), while the battery is covered by a 3-year warranty. With the Pro option, you can extend the battery warranty to 5 years or 60,000 km. If the battery’s performance drops below 70% during this period, it can be replaced free of cost.
Ather 450s Price in India
The price of the Ather 450s varies from city to city and falls between 1.29 lakh to 1.32 lakh.
|City||450s Price (Ex-showroom)||On-Road Price|
Ather 450s Booking and Delivery
Bookings for the Ather 450s are open, and you can pre-book it by paying 2500 tokens on Ather Energy’s official website. The company has announced that deliveries of the 450s will start from the last week of August.
Tech Features of Ather Scooter
The Ather e-scooter features a 7-inch non-touch display that operates on the Android Open Source operating system. It comes with 8GB storage, and 1 GB RAM, and is powered by the Snapdragon 212 Quadcore 800 M processor.
|Screen size & type||17.7 cm (7”) DeepView™ Display|
|Processor||Snapdragon 212 Quadcore 800Mhz|
|Operating system||Android Open Source OS (AOSP|
|Water & dust resistance||IP65|
Opting for the Pro plan provides you with smart features such as Dashboard auto-brightness, auto hold, auto indicator cut-off, guide me home light, vehicle fall safety, along with connected features like the Ather app, Navigation, Tow and Theft Notification, and Find my scooter.
|Dashboard auto brightness||Yes|
|Auto Indicator cut-off||Yes|
|Emergency Stop Signal (ESS)||Yes|
|Call & Music contro||Yes|
|Ather App features||Yes|
|Navigation||Turn by turn|
|Tow & Theft Notifications||Yes|
|Find my scooter||Yes|
|Inter-city Trip Planner||Yes|
The vehicle is equipped with safety features such as a side stand sensor, theft, and tow alert sensor, find my scooter, vehicle fall safety, and tracker.
|Dimensions & storage|
|Ground clearance||17 cm|
|Seat height||78 cm|
|Kerb weight||108 kg|
|F:R weight ratio||48:52|
|Water wading limit||30 cm|
|Suspension & frame|
|Front suspension||Telescopic forks|
|Rear suspension||Symmetrically mounted progressive monoshock|
|Frame type||Precision machined hybrid chassis|
|Frame materials||Aluminum and steel|
|Braking system||Combined braking system & regenerative braking|
|Brake type (front)||Hydraulically actuated triple-piston calliper disc|
|Brake type (rear)||Hydraulically actuated single-piston calliper disc|
|Disc size (front)||20 cm|
|Disc size (rear||19 cm|
|Braking distance (60-0 km/h)||28.6 m|
|Tyres & wheels|
|Wheel type||Alloy wheels|
|Wheel size (front)||30.4 cm x 5.4 cm (12”x 2.15”|
|Wheel size (rear)||30.4 cm x 6.3 cm (12”x 2.5”)|
|Tyre size (front)||90/90-12 tubeless tyres|
|Tyre size (rear)||90/90-12 tubeless tyres|
Does Ather 450s have a removable battery?
The Ather 450s comes equipped with a non-removable battery pack.
What is the actual range of the Ather 450s?
The actual range of the Ather 450s is 90 km.
How to charge Ather 450s at home?
The Ather 450s can be charged at home using a standard 15 amp socket from a home charger.
What is the price of Ather 450s?
The price of Ather 450s ranges from Rs 1.29 Lakh to Rs 1.32 Lakh across cities.
How many units does Ather 450s consume?
Ather 450s consumes 3 units of power on a full charge.
how to update ather 450s
Tap on the Menu icon on the home screen and Go to ‘General’, the current Software Version will be displayed here. Tap on ‘Software Version’ in the ‘General’ tab. You have two options to install the update — to install it right then or schedule it for later. The default scheduled time is 3 AM.
How to connect Ather 450s to phone?
Ather 450s can be connected to the phone via Bluetooth.
How to buy Ather 450s?
It can be booked online from the official website of Ather Energy by paying a token amount of 2500.
Which motor is used in Ather 450s?
The Permanent Magnet Synchronous Motor (PMSM) motor is programmed in the Ather 450s.
What is the price of Ather 450s battery?
The cost of new battery of Ather 450s is around 75 thousand rupees.
What is the range of Ather 450s?
The range of Ather 450s is 115 km.
How much weight Ather 450s can carry?
The Ather 450s can carry a load of 175 kg comfortably.
Ather 450s made in which country?
Ather Energy is an Indian electric two-wheeler manufacturer and the 450 are manufactured in India.
What is the boot space of Ather 450s?
The boot space of the Ather 450s is 22 litres.