Singapore-based electric motorcycle manufacturer, Scorpio Electric has just announced the launch and start of pre-order of their first model to hit the market - aptly named the Scorpio Electric X1. The launch event took place virtually on their Facebook page and pre-orders will start on their website at 22nd October 2021, 2359hrs.
Just as its namesake Scorpio refers the the stars, Eurosport Global CEO Mr Melvin Goh also confirms that the name "X1" is also taken from another celestial object in the universe, being "one of the most powerful star in our constellation".
Some details that we know so far:
- License requirement: Class 2B
- Estimated range: 200km
- Estimated top speed: 105km/h
- Lighting system: Full LED
- Powertrain: Electric with Single-Sided Swingarm
- Connectivity: Scorpio App with Smart Connectivity
Price: US$9,800 before taxes, ARF, COE, and other OTR costs (Deposit of US$1,000 required)
- We estimate the OTR price in Singapore to be between S$24,000-S$28,000
Do check back in for more details as Scorpio Electric releases more details, and look forward to our review in the very near future! For the time being, the video from the launch event is included below, so make yourself a cup of tea and enjoy what might just be the future.
Scorpio Electric X1 Launch Event Video: