Gesits electric motorbikes have started circulating on the streets in Indonesia. Thousands of Gesits units have been enjoyed by consumers. Reportedly, in the near future Gesits will launch a new electric motor.
This was conveyed by the President Director of PT Wika Industri Manufaktur (WIMA) M. Samyarto. He said, in the near future there will be two variants of the new Gesits electric motor.
“God willing, hopefully early next year or late this year we will also have a new product launch, it will be slightly different (with the current one). For a more competitive price. We will wait for the launch,” said Samyarto as quoted Between.
Previously, Gesits filed a patent for a new electric motor design. The new design of the Gesits electric motor appears in the official Industrial Design News document No. 28/DI/2021. PT WIKA Industri Manufaktur as a producer of Gesits electric motors has registered a new Gesits design patent.
Gesits Electric Motor Design Patent with Bare Handlebars Photo: Kemenkumham Intellectual Property Database
The new Gesits design that is being prepared is an electric motor with bare handlebars. It will be a challenger to the Honda Beat Street, Yamaha X-Ride and Suzuki Nex Crossover. In the Intellectual Property Database, this electric motor design has been granted protection since June 29, 2021. In the product description, this motor is referred to as a means of transportation or an electric-powered two-wheeled vehicle. The designers are Atep Supriadi, Idrus Abdullah Masyhur, and Sigit Pramono.
Meanwhile, GM Sales and Marketing of PT Wika Industri Manufaktur (WIMA) Abdullah Alwi said that until now thousands of Gesits electric motorcycles have been circulating in Indonesia.
“Until now, we have delivered 4,000 units, from the beginning until now,” said Abdullah Alwi, GM Sales and Marketing of PT Wika Industri Manufaktur (WIMA).
According to him, the Gesits electric motorbike is mostly circulating in the Java Island area. However, sales of the Gesits electric motorcycle have covered almost all of Indonesia.
He said PT WIMA has a production capacity of up to 200 Gesits electric motors per day. However, currently the amount of production is adjusted to demand. According to Samyarto, currently WIMA produces about 60 units of GESITS electric motors per day.
“We will increase production, maybe yesterday because of COVID-19 we decreased a bit, but this month there has been an increase. We hope that the target is to reach 7,000 this year,” said Samyarto.
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