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COVID19 Update

Update 24/03/2020 Hi, This is Rob, Mark, Vlad, Nikos & Tomek here from PET, we hope that everyone is safe and well. Many of you are relying on micromobility, your scooters, e-bikes and wheels (EUC), to get around during the COVID-19 crisis. We also appreciate that some of you could be on the front-line or…

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So, you are looking at a Zero scooter. But which one?

Obviously this comes down to personal preference and subjective opinion.  However, I have ridden a lot of scooters a fair few miles so indulge me if you will! There are essentially three types of e-scooter: Ultra-portable – suitable for mixed commuting (part scooter and part public transport or car).  They need to fold quickly and…

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Zero 9 UPDATED!

Zero 9 UPDATED! We are excited to announce that the new Zero 9 scooters have landed, we have been waiting a couple of months for these! The Zero 9 now comes in two flavours. The original has been upgraded with a new LG 13ah battery together with some minor improvements to the fit and finish.…

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Zero Scooter Starting Guide

Settings Sheet Here are some suggestions: P2   – switch to Mph/MilesP9   – turn on Kick to start feature – this will avoid accidentally grabbing the throttle whilst off the scooter and putting it into a wall (it has been done, trust me)!P11 – e-brake set to 3 to introduce a bit of regen…

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How to persuade your boss to let you e-scoot to work (and park it there!)

At Personal Electric Transport, we believe that e-scooters are the future. Not only for a ride around the city or an afternoon with your friends but for travelling from A to B and reducing your impact on the environment. Indeed, it’s much better on the planet to ride around on an e-scooter than hailing an…

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The Smartest Electric Scooter for 2019

Inboard Technology, the creator of the best-selling M1 Electric Skateboard, recently announced its newest product, the Glide Electric Scooter Inboard recently raised $8 million in Series A funding to develop pioneering urban transportation solutions. The Glide Electric Scooter will be the most technologically advanced electric scooter on the market, featuring regenerative braking, a swappable battery,…

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Storing or using electric scooters during winter.

    When the scooter is being used in winter, the battery must not get into contact with water, humidity, sand and / or salt (when the streets are sanded). The scooter needs to be cleaned with a soft piece of dry cloth after every ride. Low temperatures cause a reduced performance. To make sure, your driving…

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Segway close the Last Mile loop

    Segway announces the safe, green and smart CityGo Last Mile System   This year at IAA 2017, the world’s leading provider of electric personal transportation, Segway shows a new concept of efficient, green and smart transportation with the announcement of the CityGo Last Mile System. A smart electric kickscooter network that could reshape…

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New Ninebot Kickscooter by Segway

Segway, the king of personal transportation devices, has released a new Ninebot series of scooters, as part of its Segway KickScooter arm. There are two scooters in the series; the ES1 and ES2, with the latter offering a higher top speed and a more comfortable ride. The ES1 and ES2 KickScooters will be marketed under the…

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Battery Capacity – Wheel Buying Guide

Overall, an electric micro-mobility device consumes 10Wh per km at 20 ° C on flat and smooth ground without wind, at a constant speed, with a user of 75kg and a tire inflated to the recommended pressure (firm tire). The amount of energy contained in your battery is expressed as Wh. Some will tell you…

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