Specification: Akij Samrat
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- Sporty profile.
- Upright comfortable pipe handlebars.
- Good suspensions.
- Higher range.
- Low speed.
- Thin tires.
- Build quality.
Most Bangladeshis look for commuter motorcycles such as the Akij Samrat. This is because, commuter motorcycle consumes less fuel. But the best thing about the Akij Samrat is that it is an electric motorcycle. This motorcycle does not consume fuel at all. Electric commuter motorcycles are very rare in the world, and almost nonexistent in Bangladesh. However, the Akij Samrat is a breath of fresh air in the industry.
Akij Group is one of the largest Bangladeshi industrial conglomerates. Akij Motors is one of the largest automotive companies in Bangladesh. They have been successfully operating and innovating the Bangladeshi automotive scene since a long time. They are one of the first companies to introduce fully functional electric motorcycles made in Bangladesh. Akij Motors Ltd are also popular for their trucks.
The Akij Samrat is one of the first commercially available Bangladeshi made electric motorcycle. This bike looks like a commuter bike. It gets the pipe handlebar, the large tank design, the sporty headlight design. This bike looks very good and overall, it is very interesting to ride as well.
The Akij Samrat does not come with any chain sprocket. This means this is a rear motor driven motorcycle. This allows the bike to more efficient, but less fast. Which means, that this bike maybe slower than the Akij Durbar or the Akij Durdanto, but it will be more efficient than both of those bikes. The no fuel system also allows the bike to be more eco-friendly.
The Akij Samrat comes in only one color. That is:
The Akij Samrat is quite stylish, as it has a few attractive decals.
The Akij Samrat comes with a fairly good brake, suspension, and tire setup. The overall setup is as good as a traditional motorcycle. This makes this bike better than almost all electric bikes.
Another factor of electric bikes is the sound. Electric bikes virtually have no sound at all, which prevents the pollution of sound.
The Akij Samrat comes in a good low saddle height, which the biker will find it easy to approach. The overall bike is quite small, which allows it to squeeze through the traffic. This bike has a fairly smaller body.
The height, length, and width of the Akij Samrat are virtually unknown. From a visual standpoint, the bike is expected to be similar to most commuter bikes.
Motor and drive:
The Akij Samrat is an electric motorcycle. This means that the bike’s power is not much. The bike is expected to pump out about power may not seem much, but the bike’s power and torque will be enough for the city. The bike is expected to have a range of about 55-60km. This allows it to be powerful enough for heights. The bike has a total power of about 1500W and has a battery that will charge in around 5-6hours.
The bike gets gears, which makes it quite like a traditional bike and also makes it very sporty. This way, you still get a sporty feel. The bike’s top speed is expected to be around 50kmph (company claim)
Brakes, Suspensions, and Wheels:
The Akij Samrat comes with a dual disc brake setup. The front of the bike comes with a disc with axially mounted calipers. The front brake of the bike is expected to perform decently as the disc is quite big. The rear is a basic disc brake. The rear brake increases the braking profile of the bike. The turn off is the fact that the bike does not come with any CBS or ABS. At this price, a CBS would have done wonders to the bike.
The Akij Samrat comes with basic telescopic suspensions at the front and dual shocks at the rear. The front telescopic suspension is expected to perform decently just like most bikes. The rear dual shock suspension is expected to perform decently on the bumpy roads. However, the bike may not perform as well in the corners.
The Akij Samrat comes with a very unique tire setup. The front tire and rear tires are 2.75-18, and 3.00-17 respectively. The tire setup may not be the best setup out there, as this kind of tire setup has not been tested or tried out. However, for a bike with this power, it will be enough.
The Akij Samrat is for the young generation and the youngsters of Bangladesh. This bike is great for people who want a naked sport for themselves, and also wants to get a bike which will not harm the environment. The bike is for the people who care for the earth and also wants a bit of style.
The competitors of commuter electric bike aren’t much, but there are other bikes that are in this range. They are:
- Hundai Tulip 80.
- Pegasus Victory 80.
- Roadmaster Rex.
- H Power Start 80.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ):
The FAQs about the Akij Samrat are answered below.
- What is the origin of Akij?
Answer: Akij is a Bangladeshi company.
- What is the range of the Akij Samrat?
Answer: The Akij Samrat has a range of about 55-60km.
- What is the Akij Samrat top speed?
Answer: The Akij Samrat top speed is expected to be around 50kmph.
- Is there any other version of the Akij Samrat?
Answer: No, there is no other version of the Akij Samrat available in Bangladesh.
- Who are the retailers of the Akij Samrat?
Answer: Akij Motors Ltd are the sellers of the Akij Samrat.
The Akij Samrat is a “Samrat” (unruly) electric bike. This bike holds up to its name with its features and the specifications. The Akij Samrat is one of the few commuter electric bike. This makes it quite unique and desirable.