| Home | Free Articles for Your Site | Submit an Article | Advertise | Link to Us | Search | Contact Us |


    SEARCH ARTICLES
    Custom Search




vertical line

Types Of Scooters – Know The Importance Of Electric Scooters

The various types of scooters, hitherto, available in the market are widely accepted mode of transportation that offers smooth and effortless riding to both kids and adults. The scooters are one of the biggest means of transportation that usually move with super acceleration coupled with the capacities of reaching speeds of 20-25 mph and traveling distances up to 25 miles on a single charge. Being one of the fastest means of transportation, thus, traveling in different types of scooters can provide a lifetime experience to all specially the regular passengers, to say the least.

How do electric scooters work?

The electric scooters work with the aid of motors and batteries that make them easy for traveling. While a variety of switches control speed [on/off or variable], the bicycle hand brakes are installed on the handlebars to keep the electric scooters under control. The batteries are generally placed beneath the feet thereby easing travel further. The speed of these scooters often vary dramatically ranging from below 10 mph for inexpensive import scooters to over 30 mph for the highest-speed scooters.

Some of the electric scooters also have a motor-protected circuitry that enables the scooter to move ahead and gain speed even before the assist starts working. So when the throttle-switch is released, the unique design of the electric scooters allow the motor to coast or “freewheel” in a way most commonly seen in regular bikes. The electric scooters can be truly enjoyable as they have an easy acceleration that helps them to glide smoothly through heavy winds as well as climb hills smoothly.

Types of electric scooters

From amongst a dozen of electric scooters available in the market, the three most representative examples include:

Zappy – this scooter can carry a rider 4-5 miles at just 10-12 mph speed limit.

Flyer – the Phat Flyer provides 5-8 mile range and 15 mph speed limit at the expense of portability.

Voloci – this looks and gives the feel of a moped. It includes special features like selectable performance models, quick-swap battery packs, keyed ignition for added security and state-of-charge indicators.

Advantages of electric scooters

Majority of the population usually remains fond of traveling on electric scooters because they somehow impart the feel of skiing smoothly on land. Whether it’s a terrain, a rough road with frequent potholes or a smooth road, the electric scooters have the capacity to glide effortlessly through the road. Instead of using them for long distance errands, they are specially useful if you are interested to opt for some quick and easy work. Traveling on the electric scooters can save your money and most efficiently protect the environment. Another significant factor that makes people choose electric scooters is convenience of parking them. You can park them easily at convenient parking spots and short cut by-lanes with minimum of inconveniences.

Travel on these electric scooters to enjoy a smooth, quick and easy ride anytime and anywhere.

Submitted by:

Barney Garcia

Barney Garcia writes about various topics, please visit http://www.scooter-spot.com and http://www.extreme-scooters.info for more scooter and scooter parts information.





ARTICLE CATEGORIES

Auto and Trucks
Business and Finance
Computers and Internet
Education
Family
Finances
Food and Drink
Gadgets and Gizmos
Health
Hobbies
Home Improvement
Humor
Kids and Teens
Legal
Marketing
Men
Music and Movies
Online Business
Parenting
Pets and Animals
Politics and Government
Recreation and Sports
Relationships
Religion and Faith
Self Improvement
Site Promotion
Travel and Leisure
Web Development
Women
Writing



http://www.articlesurfing.org/auto_and_trucks/types_of_scooters_know_the_importance_of_electric_scooters.html
Copyright © 1995-2009 Photius Coutsoukis (All Rights Reserved).