The Revolt RV 400 is the first electric motorcycle from Revolt Intellicorp, a Gurugram-based start-up headed by Rahul Sharma, co-founder of Micromax Mobiles. The Revolt RV 400 lays the claim of being India's first electric motorcycle with artificial intelligence.
The Revolt RV 400 e-motorcycle is positioned to compete with conventional 125 cc motorcycles and is the brand's flagship offering. The company also offers an entry-level RV 300, which is the most affordable offering from the company.
The Revolt RV400 comes with a modern LED headlight, with a LED daytime running light, upside down front forks, and it has sculpted and muscular haunches, with a sporty stance.
The overall design resembles a conventional street naked motorcycle, but it does get some splashes of premium-ness. In fact, the bike comes with quite a bit of resemblance to the Chinese-made Super Soco TS1200R electric bike
Revolt Intellicorp says almost the entire bodywork of the RV 400 is made in India, and only the battery and electric motor are imported. The starter motor, ECU are all developed in-house, by Revolt.
The Revolt RV400 comes with a swappable Lithium-Ion battery that powers a 3kW electric motor, offering 175 Nm of instant torque. Using the on board charger, the battery can be fully charged using a 15A power socket in 4 hours.
The RV 400 gets 3 riding modes - 1 (Eco), 2 (City) and 3 (Sport). In Eco mode, if ridden at a constant speed of 65 kmph, the RV 400 will run on a single charge for 156 km. In City mode, range is expected to drop to 80-90 km, and Sport mode will depend on riding style and terrain.
The Revolt RV400 comes with a mobile app that offers real-time motorcycle diagnostics, satellite navigation, bike locator, geo-fencing for security, doorstep battery service and access to a battery charging network, called the Battery Switch, as well as online payment gateway.
The RV 400 is a quiet, electric motorcycle and the 3kW electric motor offers 175 Nm of instant torque, with a claimed top speed of 85 kmph. The company is also offering an unlimited warranty on the battery of the RV 400.