An electric scooter for kids (and automobiles in general) is increasingly becoming popular. It offers a smooth ride with minimal effort which is enough to satisfy the kids’ desire for adventurous activities. Getting the best scooters might be a challenge. We have come up with 5 electric scooters for you to choose from so. You do not have to go over a list filled with hundreds of them— we did that for you.
1. Razor E100 Glow Electric Scooter
The Razor E100 Glow is designed to thrill kids aged 8 years and above. This electric scooter simply needs a kick to rev the motor (100 Watts) to 10mph. The exterior look of the Razor E100 is a pleasant glow of blue. Control should be easy enough for anyone that’s why the Razor E100 Glow comes with a twist grip acceleration regulator. The brakes on it are easily hand-reachable. The tires are pressured to a just-right diameter to provide both balance and cushioning from rough surfaces.
+ Safe but thrilling speed for a child
+ Easy to maneuver with
+ Pleasant aesthetics
2. Razor Power Core E90 Electric Scooter
The Razor Power Core demands no maintenance to its motor. This is the same motor that produces an acceleration of up to 10mph and a high torque. For this motor to be functional, it is supplied with power from a 12V lead-acid battery to offer a ride of up to 80 minutes continuously. This electric scooter is fully made of a steel frame that is light and has an airless back wheel that offers better control and balance for safety. The brakes are operated fully by the hands.
+ The wheels will never need air pressure
+ The motor has no maintenance demands
+ Offers a ride for up to 80 minutes before the battery runs out
3. Gotrax GKS Electric Scooter
The GKS addresses an issue that most electric scooter manufacturers simply didn’t consider— the scooter should be easily used without a power supply when the battery runs out. Speaking of power supply, the GKS motor produces 150Watts to propel the scooter to a maximum speed of 7.5mph. This motor is powered by a rechargeable lithium battery rated at 50Wh. At the speed of 7.5mph, the brakes on the rear while stops the motion gracefully. Intelligently enough, the scooter knows when you are about to stop. It has a gravity sensor that detects an off-board with either foot and starts slowing down.
+ Can be used both as an electric and a kick scooter
+ Gravity sensor to automatically slow you down when you need it to
+ The minimalistic approach (no external wires, and the design) makes it comfortable due to its light weight
4. Razor E100 Electric Scooter
Razor E100 is an electric scooter for kids aged 8 years and above. The scooter’s frame and fork are purely made of steel and the 8″ front tire is pneumatic to offer a smooth ride even on rough surfaces. The 100 Watts motor in the Razor E100 generates a high torque to push the electric scooter to a speed of up to 10mph. The motor is powered by a rechargeable lead acid that produces 12V. This battery generates power for 40 minutes before needing a recharge.
+ Effective battery that can power the motor for 40 minutes
+ Offers 10mph speed to induce thrill to the kids
+ It ascertains control and confidence to the rider
5. VIRO Rides 550E Electric Scooter
This electric scooter for kids can run up to 40 minutes continuously on a single charge at a full speed of 10mph. The speed is regulated by a thumb throttle located at the right side of the handlebar. Any mechanical working of the scooter is well enclosed to keep your kid safe from injury. On safety still, the brakes on the electric scooter are controlled by the hands so as to induce submissiveness of the scooter’s speed to your child. This electric scooter is visible from afar due to the LED lights. Anyone around the child whether on roads or parks will see your kid.
+ Safety is guaranteed by the design and the hand brakes
+ The electric scooter has incredible aesthetics and visibility
+ The VIRO has an run time of 40 minutes
The disparity between the 5 electric scooters is narrow. Kids will just be fine with any of the above. However, do remember to check on the battery status once the scooter has arrived. It is a concerning issue pointed on by several people who have bought electric scooters.
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