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Which electric scooter is best for daily use?

Oct 9

As fuel prices continue to rise, electric scooters make a great alternative to traditional scooters. Today, there are many options on the market, thanks to government support. The question is: Which EV is best for daily use? Let's look at what features you should look for in an electric scooter used daily.

Range

The range refers to the distance an e-scooter can travel on a single charge. A scooter that has a more extended range can travel a greater distance. This is a crucial consideration if you commute long distances every day.

E-scooters have a range of 50 to 150 km per charge. High-speed scooters have a more excellent range. Before applying for a loan to buy a high-speed scooter, make sure you review the two-wheeler loan eligibility criteria.

Charging Time

E-scooters take several hours to charge, unlike fuel-powered scooters fully. Look for an E-scooter that can be charged overnight. It is even better to have fast charging capabilities. Why? This allows you to charge your scooter during the day.

Battery Life

Buy an electric scooter that has a long-lasting battery. The manufacturer warranty on most e-scooters is three years. They must be replaced approximately every seven years, depending on how they are charged, used, and manufactured. 

The battery will last longer if the scooter is used daily. Look for a brand that offers a more extended warranty on your battery. This will not only save you money on battery replacement but will likely cost more.

Are you unable to afford a scooter with an extended warranty or a longer battery life? You can get a bike loan to pay for it. You can even get a structured repayment plan from a lender to make it easier to repay your loan. You can use a bicycle loan EMI calculator to choose the right EMI plan.

Comfort

You don't want your commute to be painful. Before you buy a non-electric scooter or electric scooter, make sure to check the comfort level.

Power modes

You can alter the performance of your E-scooters battery range by using power modes. The Eco-mode, for instance, makes the scooter slower but offers more battery life. While the Sport mode delivers the best performance, it reduces the battery range. Before you buy an e-scooter, make sure to check out the power modes available.

Additional features

Today's e-scooters have many features beyond essential functions, such as display, navigation and Bluetooth, internet connectivity and well-placed charging ports. You want a smoother driving experience, so choose a scooter with all the necessary features. 

The more features you choose, the more expensive the scooter will be. Choose a scooter that fits your budget.