Meet the latest version of the electric scooter

Meet the latest version of the electric scooter

Gogoro, the company producer informed that it will be possible to pre-order the vehicle in Tapei since the 27th of June. Also, a number of special stations will be installed in the city so that the owners of the vehicles will be able to replace their empty batteries for the new, charged ones.

The scooter comes with swappable batteries as well.

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The Smartscooter, an electric type of scooter was presented in Taiwan recently and the price of the technical novelty is $4,140.

Gogoro, the company producer informed that it will be possible to pre-order the vehicle in Tapei since the 27th of June. Also, a number of special stations will be installed in the city so that the owners of the vehicles will be able to replace their empty batteries for the new, charged ones.

It may seem to be a good idea to produce such a machine, but experts aren’t satisfied with the fact that consumers will be chained to the network of stations thus staying dependent on the prices that the manufacturer might set on its services.

The scooter and the charging station

The scooter and the charging station

And, to make the offer ‘tastier’, company decided that people who buy the scooter will get a free theft insurance for 1 year, 2 years of service care and 2 years of unlimited free access to the stations with batteries.

The vehicle is using two batteries that give a driver nearly 100 km. of ride and they can be easily replaced if needed.

Unfortunately, the manufacturer didn’t say anything the price for the access to the stations after the 25-years period is over.

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