Segway GT electric scooters: technology at the service of high performance – News – Hybrids and electrics

Listening to the needs of its customers, Segway-Ninebot launches two new electric scooters efficient equipped with the highest technology. Due to its mechanical configuration and its features, the scooters of the GT-series become the range more prime from the catalog of the world’s largest manufacturer of mobility solutions. The Segway GT1E Scooter and the Segway GT2P scooter they were revealed to the public last March at a press conference, and now they are initially released through the website and from September 15 also in physical stores.

In order to meet the needs expressed by its customers, the GT series is offered in two versions clearly differentiated. The Segway GT1E Scooteryou can go anywhere public highway offering the best performance and advanced technologies for daily commuting. The Segway GT2P scooter It is a sports electric scooter that can only be used in private circuit and not on public roads. Its high performance exceeds what the legislation authorizes to consider it as a personal mobility vehicle.

The common characteristics of the GT series

The new range of Segway electric scooters incorporates Improved specs and smart new features to become the most premium vehicles in its catalog.

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In both cases, the structure is made of aeronautical quality aluminum, admitting a maximum weight of 150 kilograms and the tubeless tires have a diameter of 11 inches.

In both cases the tires tubeless have a diameter of 11 inches, allowing them to overcome small obstacles such as curbs and road irregularities without getting in the way of the user. The battery sits on the platform, balancing the weights and masses to provide a very low center of gravity that stabilizes the vehicle.

The structure is made in aircraft grade aluminumadmitting a maximum weight of 150 kilograms. In both cases, they have front and rear disc brakes, to increase safety. The lighting system consisting of a 9W LED DRL Headlight integrated in the handlebar and rear light with brake light integrated in the rear part to warn the rest of the vehicles of maneuvers. Also in the GT series and includes some intermittent which enhance the travel experience, further increasing the feeling of safety when driving in traffic.

Segway KickScooter GT1E: up to 70 km of daily autonomy

This scooter is for those who want to use this type of vehicle in their daily trips. This variant has an electric motor of 3kW located on the rear wheel capable of reaching a maximum speed of 25km/h. The built-in battery 1008Wh capacity is sufficient to achieve autonomy 70 kilometersalthough the manufacturer does not indicate in which mode of operation they are available.

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The Segway KickScooter GT1E is an urban electric scooter that offers 3 kW of power and 70 kilometers of autonomy.

The engine power management system provides three driving modes which adapt to the needs of each user and to the characteristics of each course: Eco, Sport, Race. Moreover, the new parking It saves battery power when the scooter is not in use.

Segway has equipped the GT1E with adjustable shock absorbers to absorb road irregularities and achieve greater comfort in bumpy areas. In his integrated LED display on the handlebar, the user can easily consult all the necessary information, such as the battery level or the remaining autonomy, among other information.

Segway KickScooter GT2P: the “SUV” of electric scooters

With the GT2P, Segway has taken a whole new perspective on its offering. In this case, he has two 3 kW motors, one on each wheelwhich increases the top speed to 70km/h. With this configuration, it is able to accelerate from 0 to 48 km/h in just four seconds, which according to Segway-Ninebot “makes it the most powerful and advanced scooter ever produced”. the battery of 1.512Wh It allows a range of up to 90 kilometers.

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The Segway KickScooter GT2P is an all-terrain electric scooter with two motors of 3 kW of power each, capable of reaching 70 km/h and offering a range of 90 kilometers.

In this case, the power management system offers a fourth driving mode: Eco, Sport, Race y un pedestrian mode specially configured for use in private spaces. It also adds parking mode to save battery when the scooter is not in use.

According to the manufacturer, this scooter is the best option for any type of terrain thanks to the system Segway Dynamic Traction Control (SDTC) which adds more grip and, therefore, an increase in cornering safety, even in the most adverse conditions. It incorporates a system of double wishbone suspension which increases the absorption of impacts on bumpy terrain, also giving it a sporty touch.

Incorporated into its design is a PM OLED digital display transparent that riders can customize through the Segway-Ninebot mobile app.

Availability and prices

The price of Segway KickScooter GT1E is 2,499 euroswhile that of Segway KickScooter GT2P is 2,999 euros.

Both scooters are now available for pre-sale via the official Segway-Ninebot online store in Spain, France, Italy, Germany, United Kingdom, Netherlands, Belgium, Austria, Ireland and Portugal with a free accessory. Sale in physical stores through authorized distributors will begin on September 15.

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