Tagged: electric scooter

Ninebot By Segway MiniPRO: Next generation self-balancing scooter for urban commuters

Ninebot By Segway MiniPRO self balancing scooter

Ninebot Mini, the self-balancing scooter created quite a buzz last year and showed the world what future of personal commuting will be like in the coming years. Now Ninebot and Segway have joined forces to create an advanced self-balancing personal transporter which comes with even better features. Powered by Ninebot technology, the miniPRO two-wheel electric scooter has a higher top speed of 10 Mph, longer battery life which lasts for around 14 miles distance and safety features customary to Segway’s standards.
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Kiwano KO-X Hoverboard uses reliable Samsung components, so it won’t explode

Kiwano KO-X Hoverboard

Hoverboards haven’t earned a good name for themselves in the last month or so owing to their safety concerns. These self-balancing scooters have been susceptible to fires and that has made them a less lucrative option for buyers. Kiwano’s designer Juan Contreras wants to change that perception with a Hoverboard powered by Samsung’s reliable batteries and components. The app connected KO-X scooter passes all safety regulations and will be available in the US market pretty soon.
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Solar-powered scooter that charges your smartphone and plays music too

Solar-powered Daymak Photon Solar Boombox Scooter

One basic problem with electric scooter is that you need to constantly need to charge them after use. This somehow prompts the user to ditch the ride after some time of use and search for alternative means of commuting. Solar-powered Daymak Photon Solar Boombox Scooter is all set to change that since it is self-powered and comes with a lot more utility than just riding around the streets.
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Volkswagen is planning three-wheeled electric scooter for masses

Volks-roller Volkswagen three-wheeled electric scooter

Segway was a revolutionary entry in future of transportation. Somehow, Segway manufacturers failed to bring down prices for the two-wheeled personal transporter and it couldn’t reach the masses. To change that with a much competitively priced solution, Volkswagen is working on a Segway-style personal mobility device which could debut next year. The news was broken by Volkswagen CEO Martin Winterkorn in an interview with Bild, a German Newspaper. Read More…

UPDATE: You can soon buy the amazing electric Gogoro SmartScooter

Gogoro Smartscooter

Gogoro Smartscooter to be available for pre-order on June 27 in Taipei

Our first impressions of the Gogoro SmartScooter revealed at CES 2015 were quite good due to its power-packed performance, design and new age features that appeal to the urban users. Now there is good news for people who wanted to own this electric scooter from the Taiwanese startup, as Gogoro has announced that the scooter with swappable batteries is going to be available for pre-order on June 27 in Taipei, Taiwan and then later on in other parts of the world.
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Foldable Inu electric scooter goes at a top speed of 25 kms

Inu electric scooter

Haifa-based Green Ride has come-up with a foldable electric scooter dubbed Inu that comes with the promise of ultra-portability, since it folds to the size of an average suitcase. The smartphone-controlled electric scooter weighs just 18kg, reach top speed of 25 kilometers per hour and can go 20 kms without needing a recharge. The 500W/750W electric lithium-ion battery charging docking station that comes with the electric scooter is compact enough to be stored at home or in your office without any problem.
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CES 2015: Gogoro unveils futuristic Smartscooter and GoStations Energy Network

Gogoro Smartscooter

Gogoro Smartscooter

Gogoro, a Taiwanese startup created by a group of ex-HTC executives have unveiled its first product in the form of an electric scooter. Called the Smartscooter, the cool, battery-powered motor scooter is designed to appeal the younger generation, especially in the most densely populated cities around the globe. Crafted from aluminum, the ultra-light and incredibly strong Smartscooter is 30% lighter and two times stronger than any traditional scooter. The innovative urban transportation device is powered by the Gogoro G1 motor mounted on the Gogoro Aeroframe. Equipped with customizable parts and 30 onboard sensors, the Gogoro Smartscooter features cloud connectivity, a companion iOS and Android app. Thus, the rider will be able to tweak and monitor the electric scooter through a smartphone app.
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Peugeot-Micro HYbrid Kick electric scooter for urban commuters

HYbrid Kick Peugeot Micro

HYbrid Kick Peugeot-Micro

Peugeot and Micro have collaborated to come up with an electric kick scooter christened as Hybrid Kick that is perfect for urban commuting. This folding electric scooter designed by Céline Venet can also be considered as a skateboard for modern urban commuting in crowded spaces. The electric bike is designed in such a way that it fits easily into the trunk of a car or can be carried with ease anywhere anytime courtesy the intelligently designed battery section and lightweight motor. Coming from such elite brands, the design has been given picture perfect execution and is surely going to attract young and middle-aged buyers.
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Chinese man invents suitcase that doubles as an electric scooter

Multi purpose suitcase that doubles as electric scooter

Find dragging suitcases along with you on a trip really a hassle? Tired of maneuvering them through busy airports? Then you got to have look at this suitcase which doubles as a rechargeable scooter capable of transporting two adults. He Liangchai, a Chinese entrepreneur has patented a very new kind of multi-functional suitcase that is equipped with GPS navigator, burglar alarm and horn. He has made this multi-purpose suitcase from a stripped-down electric scooter and the handlebar of the suitcase acts as steering input, throttle, brake and light control.
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Oxelo intros their $615 ‘Klick’ electric scooter with easy folding features

Oxelo's Klick electric scooter

Oxelo, the specialist sporting accessory manufacturer (at French chain store Decathlon) has unveiled their very first electric scooter. Christened as the Klick, the remarkable feature of the conception will actually be its cheap price point, which will come with a tag of €449 (around $615). This considerably low price really stands out when compared with its closest competitor, the L Trott that retails for €779. Of course, beyond cost credentials, it is the low emission electric motor that works as an advantage for the scooter. This is complemented by easy folding features and a good suspension factor, thus establishing Klick as a light-weight ‘heavy weight’.

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