Posts Tagged electric scooter

Gogoro Ships First Electric Scooters

Remember Gogoro, that electric scooter that has modular interchangeable battery packs and links to your smart phone?  Of course you do – see our specs and info. Well, according to a story on Fortune, they’re shipping.  Not just shipping one or two, but “400 pre-ordered scooters to customers in Taipei”. …

2 years ago by Ted Dillard 15

Lopifit Walking Bike (Scooter Thing with Video)

From the Department of Extremely Silly Scooters, we present: Lopifit.  Think treadmill on a scooter.  Wait.  What?  Walking bicycle?  Tread-scooter? This came to us by way of this video, which explains how this was all conceived – the idea of a scooter powered by a treadmill and an electric motor, so…

2 years ago by Ted Dillard 13

MINI Citysurfer Electric Kick Scooter Concept On Display

Mini has joined the ranks of auto manufacturers who are seeing electric scooters as an integral part of the 21st century transportation equation.  (Remember the Ford MoDe:Stuff?) As part of the Salone del Mobile (that’s in Milan, guys… and no, our editors didn’t deign to send us there…) they hosted…

2 years ago by Ted Dillard 8

Yamaha e-Vino Now On Sale In Tawain

Via our friends at MotorPasionFuturo, we learned the Yamaha eVino is going on sale in Taiwan: “The Yamaha e-Wine is available by Taiwanese $ 58.500, about 1,500 euros at current exchange rates. No details on whether the brand plans include bringing the model to the west, so will have to…

2 years ago by Ted Dillard 3

More Silly Scooters: ET Scooter

Via the Dealer News site, we have another candidate for Silly Scooter of the Year: the ET Scooter, which you can see at the Dealer Expo in Chicago.  Continuing our bemused befuddlment with this market segment, and our incorrigible curmudgeonly ways, we didn’t get too much past the 11ah batteries giving…

3 years ago by Ted Dillard 1

More Silly Scooters: “Impossible” by Impossible is Impossible

While we’re on the subject of Silly Scooters, let’s not pass up the “Impossible”.  Aptly named, from a group of four enterprising young Kickstarter guys who call themselves “Impossible Technologies”, it’s, well, impossible.  That didn’t prevent it from being a fully funded on Kickstarter, however. Here’s the basic idea: Right?…

3 years ago by Ted Dillard 10

Hobby King Offers ScootPlus Electric Scooter

Hobby King, a well-known name in RC parts and supplies, has launched an interesting new product: the ScootPlus electric scooter.  Though it may seem to fly in the face of the well-established Razor brand, which you can find just about anywhere for a few hundred dollars, the ScootPlus touts some…

3 years ago by Ted Dillard 14