An electric scooter is a basic scooter with a motor added. The popularity of electric scooters has risen dramatically in the last few years, as scooters are an economical way to travel short distances.
Line drawing of a motor scooter, a two-wheeled vehicle that uses a rechargeable battery or gasoline to power its electric motor or gasoline engine. Electric scooters are designed for short distance travel.
A man places a compact scooter in the trunk of his car, so it will be ready to use when his destination is reached. Compact scooters can be easily transported on day trips, vacations, and while camping.
Electric scooters zoom through traffic in many cities these days, and have the potential to take cars off the road. But experts worry that the many riders who forgo safety gear are taking big risks.
Deena Prichep. NPR. Mon, 15 Oct 2018 04:52:00 -0400.
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