Over the last few years electric scooters have become very popular. The have many high tech designs. They range in price form 100$ to 1000$. Most of them come equipped with many different features such as shox and seat just to name a few.
All scooters are different in speed and range. They normally go from 10 to 30 mph and 8-30 mile range. There are many different models of scooters. There are 3 that I researched and felt were good scooters . The first scooter I looked at was the Currie GT Asteroid replaces the 2002 model year Currie Phat Flyer. The GT Asteroid has a 350 Watt motor which is smaller that the normal 600 watt motor of a higher end Currie scooters. I has a top speed of 16 mph and a mile 8 range. The GT Asteroid requires 5-6 hour charge. The scooter weighs 48 pounds. The next model is the Currie GT Shockwave. The Shockwave is one of Currie newest models. It has a 600 watt motor with 40% more torque than the old Phat Flyer SE model. The Shockwave has good off-road tires with 12 inch wheels. Top speed is around 16 mph and an 8 mile range. The Shockwave weighs 67 pounds. The final model I looked at was the Vego Sx600. The Vego also has strong 12 inch tires with a 500 watt motor. It goes up to speeds of 20 mph and a 20 mile range the Vego Sx600 requires a 4-6 hour charge. The Vego Sx600 weighs 76 pounds.
The scooter is a great invention that helps people get where they need to go. Scooter companies will keep improving the designs of the scooter to make them more high tech.
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