Unlike its competitors, the UJET folding electric scooter was designed to include smart connectivity, and will be available in two different models with swappable suitcase-sized batteries that boast an estimated range of up to 43 miles or 93 miles respectively. Users can control the scooter directly with their smartphones, as the app allows its owner to lock / unlock and get step-by-step directions to find exactly where it’s parked. This app is voice controlled, enabling you to stream music, make phone calls, can use the front-facing HD camera to take videos, with ease. The scooter has a SIM card with 3G connection, GPS, WiFi, and Bluetooth. Expect to pay $9,900 for a top-of-the-line model when it’s released. Continue reading for two more videos, pictures and information.
“The wheels definitely caught our attention. They are spoke-less orbital wheels with a suspension system. The tires are TUBALL, which uses a single-wall carbon nanotube structure that increases wet and dry handling by 2x, according to Ujet. The Ujet scooter is made of alloy and carbon fiber and weighs in at a svelte 43 kg (95 lb). The in-wheel electric motor puts out 4.05 kW, with 90 Nm torque (66.38 lb ft),” reports Clean Technica.