Benling Kriti

 
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Ex-Showroom Price
56,780

Benling Kriti's Key Specification

Range
60 km
Top Speed
25 Kmph
Charging Time
7-8Hrs
Acceleration
NA
Motor Power
250 W
Battery
Lithium-ion
Battery Swapable
No
Home Charger
Free
App Availability
Yes

Warranty & Registration

Motor Warranty
NA
Battery Warranty
NA
Vehicle Warranty
NA
Charger Warranty
NA
License & Registration
Required

About Benling Kriti

Benling Kriti is a low-speed electric scooter whose maximum speed is 25 kmph which means it does not require registration and license. This scooter has a breakdown assist button available, which helps take you 5 to 6 kilometers with a 15km per hour speed if the scooter breaks down in the middle of the road. It has also a front disc brake and a rear drum brake. Apart from that this electric scooter is available with a digital speedometer and ground clearance of 160mm and the weight of the scooter is 66kgs.

It has features like a smart key, push start-stop button, and digital meter. Along with it also has the feature of Parking Assistance for parking. A regenerative braking system will prevent your battery from draining quickly. Besides that, it is available with mobile charging point and an anti-theft alarm. Also, come with a reverse mode

Moreover, it comes with tubeless tires with alloy wheels. Its headlamp is Stylish Round Shaped. It has Round Dial Digital Speedometer. It also comes with a chrome-plated carrier for small luggage. It has telescopic suspension for a smooth ride. It has an attractive tail lamp with Indicators.

Available States

This scooter is available all over south Indian states like Tamilnadu, Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, and northern states like Delhi, Utter Pradesh Haryana, Rajasthan, and Punjab. Also, east India states like Kolkata. Besides central India states like Madhya Pradesh and western India states like Mumbai and Pune.

Benling Kriti Price

Benling Kriti is available at starting ex-showroom price of Rs. 56,781 in India.

Colour options

It is available in 3 colors.
  1. Pure White
  2. Matt Black
  3. Shiny Red

Variants of Benling Kriti

Benling Kriti is available in 2 variants – Kriti LA and the top variant Kriti LI. Kriti LA's price starts at Rs. 56,781 and Kriti LI's price starts at Rs. 66,121 (Ex-showroom)

Range and Speed of Benling Kriti

The ARAI has claimed both variants can travel a riding range of 60 km with a top speed of 25 kmph.  But multiple Kriti owners, with whom our team spoke reported a 50 km riding range. It has also available with 4 modes in speed. The first mode gives 15 kmph, the second mode 20 kmph, the third mode, gives 27 kmph, and the fourth mode, gives 29 kmph as per Kriti owners.

Battery and Charging Details

Benling Kriti LA can take around 7 to 8 hours and Kriti LI can take around 4 hours to fully charge with a home charger. Kriti LA scooter works with a 48 Volts 20 Ah hour lead-acid (VRLA) battery and Kriti LI with 48 Volts 24 Ah hour lithium-ion battery. It has a 1.152 kWh battery capacity.

Motor and Power

Benling Kriti both variants generate 250 watts rated power from its brushless motor mounted on the rear wheel.

Display and Screen Details

This scooter comes with a digital meter in which you get to know the status of the battery and low battery indicator. Also, it has a speedometer which gives speed information. Apart from this, a trip meter informs how many kilometers your scooter has covered.

Rivals of Benling Kriti

  1. Okinawa Lite *(Rs. 64,870*)
  2. EeVe Your(*Rs. 51,900*)
  3. Evolet Polo Classic(*Rs. 63,000*)
  4. Techo Electra Emerge (*73,079*)

License, Registration, and Insurance

Benling Kriti does not require a license, registration, and third-party insurance because it comes under a low-speed electric scooter. It has a motor power of 250W and a speed limit of 25 kilometers per hour.

After-sales Service and Support From Benling company

Battery warranty: 

The Company provides 2.5 years warranty on a lithium-ion battery pack after purchasing a benling Kriti electric scooter. The battery life will be 6 years as per the company.

Motor warranty: 

It also has 2 years warranty on BLDC Hub Motor. 

Charger warranty: 

The company provides 2.5 A (VRLA), and 6 A (Li-Ion) chargers to charge the scooter and can also install a wall charger at your desired location. It also has only a 1-year warranty that is for a non-fast charger.

Controller warranty:

It also has a 1.5-year warranty on Controller.

Servicing details: 

The company provides 3 free servicing for a Kriti scooter. But you will have to get service done on time. You cannot skip that date given to you by the service center. If you do not get it done on the given date and if some parts get damaged under warranty, you will not be able to claim the warranty.

Subsidies and Tax exemption on Kriti

Centre Government: 
The central government has offered a subsidy of Rs 15,000 per kWh of battery capacity (to a maximum of 40 percent of the vehicle cost) through the 2019 Faster Adoption and Manufacturing of Hybrid and Electric vehicles (FAME-II) schemed. This subsidy is included with the ex-showroom. But there is no subsidy allotted from the central government for Kriti.
State Government: 
State government subsidies will be directly transferred to your bank account. That means first. You have to pay the on-road price. After that, you will have to submit documents and bank details for the subsidy, and whatever state government subsidy will be there, will be credited to your bank account after a few days. Moreover, to View state wise subsidies and road tax exemptions, visit benling electric scooter

Buyer Guide of Benling Kriti

What are the criteria you need to check before buying a benling Kriti electric scooter, and what are the things to keep in mind while purchasing so that you can choose the right scooter?

Check Price

If we talk about the price of benling electric scooter, it is slightly higher than a conventional scooter. Mostly it has been seen that due to the battery, its price increases slightly at this time. But the government of India is allotting subsidies and tax benefits to electric scooters under the FAME-II scheme. So that its high price does not change the mind of buyers, for checking the subsidies on your vehicle, you should check the ex-showroom price and check whether the central government has allotted any FAME-II subsidy or not.
Also, check whether the state government is giving any subsidy in your state, and you should check the road tax exemption. After all, you should check the on-road price in which you should check for what things are being charged for the final price.

Check Range and Top Speed

You should check the range of the benling electric scooter. It means how many kilometers it can run in a single charge. The range of electric scooters is one of the most major aspects to look out for. A good electric scooter should have a good range that should suffice your’s daily commuting needs.
You should also check the speed of the electric scooter, which means how fast the scooter can go per hour. Many electric scooters have good speed while many scooters do have not good speed.

Check Battery and Power

Battery make a major role in your benling electric scooter. You should also check the type of battery of the electric two-wheelers. There are 2 types of battery mostly used for an electric scooter. Lead-acid (VRLA) battery and lithium-ion battery, but the modern battery is lithium-ion. This battery provides a good range along with an excellent top speed. It can easily provide a range of 75km with a top speed of 90kmph above that would satisfy your daily needs. You should also check the battery pack warranty that the scooter comes with for how many years of warranty. 

Check Motor Power & Torque

You should check the motor power rating and torque of the benling electric scooter. All electric scooters have a motor power rating available in units of watts. The motor watts indicate how much power the motor is capable of consuming. The motor also make a major role in your electric scooter. It decides top speed, acceleration, climbing ability, power consumption, and performance. All electric scooters have one motor, while high-performance scooters have two. Torque force rotates your electric scooter’s wheel and propels you forward. Also, Check how much torque it generates so that you get good acceleration. You should also check the motor warranty that the scooter comes with for how many years of warranty.

Check Charging Option

Charging the benling electric scooter is also one of the crucial parts. Most electric scooters take less time, while some scooters take much time to charge the vehicle. If you buy an electric two-wheeler, the automaker provides a home charger. But there is one thing that you should check the location where you live and whether there is any public charging station available. Think that you need a public charging station or a home charging station is enough for you.

Check Dust & Water resistance

Lastly, check the IP rating of the benling electric scooter to know its water resistance because all-electric scooters are not water and dust-resistant, and it is not advisable to ride them in the rain. The IP rating is called the “international protection” (IP) code. The IP rating should be IP65 or IP67, and this type of IP rating is ideal. This type of rating is safe to drive during the rainy season, and you can save your vehicle from breakdown during riding during the rainy season.

How does Benling Kriti Scooter work?

  1. The power source of an electric scooter is the battery. The motor gives the drive. 
  2. The controller of an electric vehicle receives an electric pulse from the throttle (Switch/Sensor) and allows the electric current to flow from the battery to the motor. The motor hub rotates at speed based on the motor's current input.
  3. The electronic controller draws power from the onboard battery to operate the hub-mounted motor during acceleration.
  4. During deceleration or braking, the motor converts the braking energy into electrical energy, thus charging the battery.

Final Thoughts

Lastly, we would suggest that if you are going to buy a Benling Kriti electric scooter, then please follow the below passage; 

  1. Check the build quality of the Scooter, 
  2. Take a test drive of the vehicle, and 
  3. Ask the showroom representative about the maintenance, when you need to do the maintenance, and How to do it. 
  4. How much will it cost for servicing after verifying everything? 

If you think you are comfortable with it, decide to buy it.

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Benling Kriti's Owner Opinion

Good Things
Driving is so comfortable.
Comfortable seats.
Less charging time.
Smart breakdown assistance button available.
Could be Better
Build quality is not good.
There is not space for pillion.
Ground clearance is not good.
Front storage space is not enough.

Note: These Pros and Cons are based on real benling Kriti owners to whom our team has spoken.

Benling Kriti's Specifications

Motor Power (Peak) NA
Motor power (Rated) NA
Max. Motor Torque (At Wheel) NA
Motor Type Brushless Motor
Water and Dust Resistance (Motor) NA
Water and Dust Resistance (Controller) NA
Range (Eco Mode) NA
Range (Ride Mode) NA
Range (Sports Mode) NA
Range (Normal Mode) 60 km/charge
Battery Type Lithium-Ion
Battery Capacity 48 V, 20 Ah
Nominal Voltage NA
Water & Dust Resistance NA
0 - 40% NA
0 - 100% 7-8 Hrs
Fast Charging NA
Charger Yes
Speedometer Digital
Odometer Digital
Screen Size and Type Digital
Touch Screen Type NA
Resolution NA
Brightness NA
Aspect Ratio NA
Tyre Type Tubeless
Tyre Size (Front) 90/90-10
Tyre Size (Rear) 3.00-10
Wheel Type Alloy
Wheel Size (Front) 254 mm
Wheel Size (Rear) 254 mm
ABS OR CBS Yes
Regenerative Braking NA
Brake Type Front Disc
Brake Type Rear Drum
Front Disc Size NA
Rear Disc Size NA
Braking Distance NA
Front Suspension Telescopic Suspension
Rear Suspension NA
Frame Type NA
Frame Materials NA
Head Light LED
Tail Height LED
Indicator Light Bulb
DRL Yes
Gross Weight 66 kg
Loading Capacity 150 kg
Length NA
Width NA
Height NA
Wheelbase
Ground Clearance: 160 mm
Seat Height NA
Gradeability NA
Remote  Yes
Side Stand Sensor  Yes
Reverse Mode  Yes
USB Charging  Yes
Anti-Theft Motor Locking  Yes
Anti-Theft Alarm  Yes
Find Your Vehicle  Yes
Push Button Start  Yes
IOT Features  Yes

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Ex-Showroom Price
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