Combining the functions of a kick scooter with an electric drive and the British-inspired design, the MINI CitySurfer can hit 15mph as well as cover 15-miles before needing to be recharged. Best of all, owners can charge it using any vehicle with a 12-volt outlet. It also features large wheels that roll on pneumatic tires, a height-adjustable steering shaft and a smartphone holder for displaying GPS directions. Continue reading for two videos and more information.
“Once the battery is depleted, the electric motor automatically switches off and disconnects from the free-wheel hub in the rear wheel allowing the rider to travel by foot power. The battery can be recharged when the scooter is on the move by means of brake energy recuperation. A charging socket allows riders to charge their phones as well,” reports Car Scoops.