Scooters

Segway-Ninebot F series scooters have software updates and mobile locking

Segway-Ninebot F series scooters have software updates and mobile locking

A new F series of eKickScooters were released by Segway-Ninebot this week with mobile connected smart controls. These scooters, the F25, F30, and F40, each connect with a Segway-Ninebot app. This app connects via Bluetooth and allows the owner of the scooter to upgrade the device's firmware, lock functionality for the scooter, and monitor riding status and data.

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Gogoro starts battery swaps in its biggest – and toughest – market yet

Gogoro starts battery swaps in its biggest – and toughest – market yet

Gogoro has launched its signature EV feature in what may well be its toughest market so far, with battery swapping stations now open for business in China. The announcement comes after Gogoro partnered with electric scooter companies Yadeo and DCJ, with three new electric bikes unveiled today for the local market.

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This Ola S1 electric scooter could be a two-wheeled game-changer

This Ola S1 electric scooter could be a two-wheeled game-changer

Electric scooters aren't in short supply at this point, but few look quite as sleek - or could be quite as disruptive - as startup Ola's new S1. Aiming to oust gas-powered two-wheelers, the S1 doesn't sacrifice performance or styling, despite the promise of being as affordable or even cheaper than its combustion rivals.

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Bird slows down reckless scooter riders with geofenced speed limits

Bird slows down reckless scooter riders with geofenced speed limits

Many big cities are full of electric scooters that anyone can rent and use to get around without a car. These scooters make it easy to get to your destination quickly, but they've proven controversial. Many have complained about reckless scooter use, which is where Bird's latest geofencing test comes in.

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BMW reveals E-scooter and electrified cargo bicycle concepts

BMW reveals E-scooter and electrified cargo bicycle concepts

Companies around the world are conducting lots of research into the future of mobility in cities. Research is being conducted by traditional automakers and by new startups looking at alternate methods of transportation. BMW Group Research has revealed two mobility concepts for the city with an e-scooter concept called Clever Commute and an electrified bicycle called Dynamic Cargo.

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