Knowing The Difference Between The Various Types Of The Stand Up Scooter
When we think of the term "stand up scooter", many types of vehicles could come to mind. Skateboards have been refered to as scooters as well as some motorcycles. Mostly, when we talk about scooters, we are talking about the electric or gas powered devices that resemble a skateboard with a steering bar attached to the much wider and larger foot base. These environmentally friendly devices are becoming more popular with the younger generation for fun as well as the adult generation for transportation savings.
The Razor electric scooter is in the fun category while the Segway two wheel stand up electric scooter is in the transportation category. Segway and Razor are leading manufacturers of the stand up scooter. Segway has many different types of scooters that are being used in many different industries all around the world.
These scooters can come with a high price, or you can find very cheap electric scooters from consumers who are selling theirs. Many of the scooters that are being sold by consumers are cheaper because they may have a used motor in them. They may also have some slight wear and tear on the body.
The electric or gas powered stand up scooter is making large strides in the "green" movement of today's age. People who may not have too far to drive to work will purchase one of these scooters in order to help the environment, along with their pocketbooks.
Segway has a product called the i2 Commuter which can travel up to almost 13 miles per hour. It is very lightweight, weighing in at only 105 pounds and can save the consumer plenty of money in gas. There is also the x2 which has larger wheels to travel through rougher terrain so that you never get stuck.
All of these electric powered scooters come in many different types of styles and designs for the consumer to choose and fit their needs the best. These scooters can range in price from $150.00 up to over $1,000.00 depending on the amenities that are purchased with the device. The two wheel stand up electric scooter is far more economical than any motorcycle or skateboard. They may cost an initial payment, but will pay for themselves in the long run.