Blueshark launches its smart electric scooter:the R1

Blueshark has launched its smart electric scooter–the R1–at the NADA EX Expo 2022. The e-scooter is powered by a dual 1.44 kWh lithium-phosphate battery and provides a maximum range of 160 km. The R1 is one of the advanced smart electric scooters that comes at an introductory price of Rs 4.65 lakh.

Design and features

The R1 gets a conventional electric scooters’ design. The front fascia features LED projector headlights with the brand’s logo-shaped DRLs. And the rear gets LED taillights and split grab rails. The other notable design’s elements are its unibody seat, small windscreen, and 10-inch display system, among others. Furthermore, the scooter has been offered in three colour options:Spindrift White, Deepsea Black, Blueshark Blue.

The R1’s dash comes equipped with a 10-inch full colour display–integrated with ArkRide OS–that supports GPS,4G navigation, music, video playing, driving recorder, and OTA updates. Moreover, the e-scooter also gets 72 sensors that collect information such as speed, acceleration, temperature, environmental lighting, seat pressure, among others 

The other notable features are its Advanced Driver-Assistance System (dual cameras+dual super-sonic sensors), fingerprint ignition, IPX5 Waterproof display, riding modes (three normal driving modes, Helping Boost, and Turbo Racing), disc brakes with Combined Braking System (CBS), and passive keyless entry, among others.


The R1 scooters are powered by a dual 1.44 kWh lithium-phosphate battery that generates a peak power of 5 kW and provides a maximum range of 160 km. For the conditioning and protection of battery, the scooter comes with a Battery Management System; the Battery Management System gets features like pre-discharging, strong/weak electricity isolation, overcurrent protection, and voltage balance, among others. And the R1 gets full-charged in 3.5 hours via a direct charger. Furthermore, the scooter can reach up to 80 kmph and accelerate from 0-50 kmph in 4.9 seconds.


Battery typeLithium-phosphate
Battery capacity1.44 kWh (each)
No of battery2
Peak power5 kW
Charging3.5 hours (0-100)
Range160 km
Acceleration (0-50 kmph)4.9 seconds
Top speed80 kmph
Weight (without batteries)92 kg
Seat height760 mm
Ground clearance140 mm
BrakesDual disc brake with CBS

Blueshark R1 price in Nepal

Yomama Pvt. Ltd, the authorised distributor of Blueshark electric scooters in Nepal, has launched the R1 in three colour options: Spindrift White, Deepsea Black, Blueshark Blue–at an introductory price of Rs 4.65 lakh.

Blueshark modelsPrice in Nepal
R14.65 lakh
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