Are Electric Scooters Waterproof? (What Every Rider Needs To Know)

The water resistance of electric scooters is a little more complicated than you might think. At the risk of sounding like an equivocating lawyer…”What do you mean by waterproof? Does it count if it’s just not not waterproof? And define ‘water’!” In all seriousness, there’s some nuance worth understanding before you venture out into the … Read more

Why Is My Electric Scooter Going Slow? (5 Things To Check Now!)

It’s frustrating when you could swear your electric scooter’s slower than before, yet nothing is visibly wrong. But what might be going on, and more importantly, what can you do about it? Electric scooters most often go slow because of a low battery or an accidental switch into eco/beginner mode. However, flat tires, mechanical brake/hub … Read more

Here’s Why Electric Scooters Are (Probably) The Future

Electric scooters are growing in popularity worldwide, and may be the future of personal transportation

The electric scooter boom began in 2017-2018 and has continued ever since. Whether you enjoy them, despise them, or don’t particularly care, it all leads to one question: Are electric scooters the future? Current trends suggest electric scooters are the future of personal, urban transportation—or at least a big part of the future. Sales and … Read more

Folding Bike Or Electric Scooter? Here’s How To Choose

Folding bikes and electric scooters are both fun, efficient ways to zip around town. They’re cost-effective, easy to stow, and a whole lot of fun. They’re similar enough to make for a tough choice, but different enough that most people who try both develop a strong preference for one over the other. Obviously, it’s best … Read more

Electric Scooter Brakes: A Beginner-Friendly Guide

With all the fancy tech tucked inside electric scooters, it’s easy to overlook some basics. For instance, brakes make a massive difference in your safety and enjoyment. But do they all even have brakes? If so, what kind? And are all brakes equally effective? Here’s whether electric scooters have brakes Virtually all electric scooters have … Read more

6 Of The Best Electric Scooters For Commuting (& How To Choose)

Whether you’re already an enthusiast, or totally new to electric scooters, the right one can make your commute downright fun. And as a frequent commuter, it’s almost always more cost-effective to buy rather than rent or share. But which one deserves your money? The best electric scooter for commuting depends on budget, of course, as … Read more