Hero Electric Optima vs Raftaar Electrica

CX Single Battery scooter

Hero Electric Optima

CX Single Battery

₹ 62,190

vs
LA scooter

Raftaar Electrica

LA

₹ 48,540

vs
STD Drum Brake scooter

Hero Destini 125 XTEC

STD Drum Brake

₹ 70,290

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Specifications Overview

Variant Name CX Single Battery LA STD Drum Brake
On Road Price ₹ 64,864 ₹ 50,627 ₹ 78,936
Fuel Type Electric Electric Petrol
Body Type -Electric Scooter -
Mileage(ARAI) --50 kmpl
User Rating 4.0 - 3.9
Transmission Type -Automatic Automatic
Fuel Tank Capacity --5 Litres
Engine Displacement --124.6 cc

Body & Suspension

Colours
Optima colours

Electrica colours

Destini 125 XTEC colours
Images
Hero Electric Optima  Front Profile image
Hero Electric Optima  Rear Side Profile image
Hero Electric Optima  Rear Side Profile image

Optima images
Raftaar Electrica  image
Raftaar Electrica  image
Raftaar Electrica  image

Electrica images
Hero Destini 125 XTEC  Front Profile image
Hero Destini 125 XTEC  Front Profile image
Hero Destini 125 XTEC  Front Profile image

Destini 125 XTEC images
Body Type -Electric Scooter-
Suspension - Front -Telescopic (Hydraulic Type)Telescopic Hydraulic Shock Absorber
Suspension - Rear -Double shoker with dual tube technology (Hydraulic)Unit Swing with Spring Loaded Hydraulic Damper

Engine & Transmission

Engine Type -Hub Motor-
Max Power -250 W9.12 PS @ 7000 rpm
Max Torque --10.4 Nm @ 5500 rpm
Engine Capacity --124.6 cc
Bore x Stroke --52.4 x 57.8 mm
Cooling type --Air Cooled
Type -AutomaticAutomatic
Fuelling -Electric-
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Comfort & Convenience

Console Type -Digital-
Luggage Space -Yes-
Odometer -DigitalDigital
Speedometer DigitalDigitalAnalogue
Start Type Remote Start,Push Button StartSelf Start OnlyElectric Start
Fuel level guage -DigitalYes
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Safety

ABS - Anti-lock braking system -No-
Slipper Clutch --Dry, Centrifugal
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Performance & Drivetrain

Mileage (Claimed) --50 kmpl
Max Speed -25 Kmph85 Kmph
Range/Charge 82 km/Charge100 km/Charge-

Dimensions & Capacity

Length -1825 mm1809 mm
Width -715 mm729 mm
Height -1100 mm1154 mm
Unladden/Kerb Weight -60 kg114 kg
Wheelbase --1245 mm
Seat Height -874 mm778 mm
Ground Clearance -180 mm155 mm
Fuel Tank Capacity --5 Litres
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Wheels, Tyre & Brakes

Front Disc/Drum Size 304.8 mm--
Rear Disc/Drum Size 304.8 mm--
Rear Type -Drum-
Front Tyre Size -3.00-1090/100-10
Rear Tyre Size -3.00-1090/100-10
Tyre Size Spare --90/100 - 10
Tubeless Tyres -YesYes
Wheel Type AlloyAlloyAlloy
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Electricals

Battery Capacity -1.5 kwh0.48 kwh
Battery Type -VRLAMF Battery
Motor Power 1200 W250 W-

Entertainment & Communication

Charging

Charging Socket --Yes
Charging Time -4-6 Hours-
Fast Charging -1 - 2 hours-

Pros & Cons

Pros
  • Design has a wide appeal owing to conventional styling
  • Gets Telescopic Forks and Alloy Wheels
  • Quite well priced as compared to some of the rivals
  • Decent build quality & fit and finish
  • Hero’s widespread service network is a peace of mind in itself
  • Powerful & fuel-efficient scooter
  • Ride quality is one of the best in the segment
Cons
  • Ride quality could have been better
  • Some owners have reported niggles with electricals
  • Feels dated already
  • Long term reliability is questionable
  • Not as equipped as the rivals

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Hero Electric Optima and Raftaar Electrica and Hero Destini 125 Xtec Owner Reviews

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  • Electrica Review
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  • J
    Jai (Verified)
    1 Month ago
    Review for Hero Electric Optima

    5
    Nice scooter manufacturing by hero

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  • JA
    Jolly Ahluwalia (Verified)
    2 Month ago
    Review for Hero Electric Optima

    4.2
    Best riding experience on road,stunning look,best mileage and great warranty in a scooter,nice speed,nice servicing and maintenance facilities.

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  • DS
    Dharam Singh (Verified)
    4 Month ago
    Review for Hero Electric Optima

    3.8
    Optima hx is very good handling scooter with single li ion battery. I request to everybody. Please go for e-vehicles to save our environment & planet.

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  • S
    Sanchit (Verified)
    4 Month ago
    Review for Hero Electric Optima

    4.2
    Riding experience is good. Better suited for single riding rather than double carrying.. The battery of vrla model doesn't charge fully below 12 hours.

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  • HK
    Humayun Khan (Verified)
    5 Month ago
    Review for Hero Electric Optima

    4
    I will precisely say this is best and ever for smoothie rides and a perfect fit for the middle class peoples. it's is the beauty of perfect ride and even eco friendly too....

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Comparisons for Hero Electric Optima vs Raftaar Electrica

Confused between Optima & Electrica? Wondering whether you should spend that hard earned money on Hero Electric Optima or Raftaar Electrica? Don't Worry! We are here to help you choose between these two models. Talking about CX Single Battery variant of Hero Electric Optima, it has been priced at Rs 64.86 K. On the other hand, Raftaar Electrica will cost you Rs 14.24 K less than Optima. LA variant of Raftaar Electrica comes with a price tag of Rs 50.63 K. Check the detailed comparison of both the models below on the basis of safety features, comfort, power, transmission, suspension and more.

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Hero Electric Optima vs Raftaar Electrica FAQs

  • What is the on-road price of Hero Electric Optima?

    The on-road price of Hero Electric Optima is Rs. 64.86 K in New Delhi

  • What is the on-road price of Raftaar Electrica?

    The on-road price of Raftaar Electrica is Rs. 50.63 K in New Delhi