Hyundai’s portable scooter known as Ioniq scooter is suitable for transportation from parking area to station or to en route. The automobile manufacturing company, Hyundai, has shared an idea about fold-able scooter here at Consumer Electronics Show (CES) 2017. Though the product is not yet available in the market however it is a good approach to the mobility. This shiny and handsome scooter may jealous your motorbike that you already have.
Features of Ioniq scooter:
One of the best things about this scooter is its fold-ability and compact size which gets the more attention of the people.
The size of the Ioniq scooter is very similar to a standard skating cycle however when folded it can be put into the front door of your car.
Although there is no idea about the weight of the scooter however the terms portable and lightweight were specifically used by Hyundai during announcement.
How it works?
A digital dash board is embedded at the handle of the scooter which shows, to its rider, the speed, range and the battery life. Scrolling the thumb switch accelerates the scooter while scrolling it down puts the breaks to it. Additionally, breaks can also be applied using a pad at the rear wheel. The folding of the scooter is so easy that it could be done with one hand easily.
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Electric lights at the front and back of the scooter keep the rider safe. Furthermore special sensors are embedded so the scooter starts only when the person rides properly. Charging does not require a special charging station but it can be recharged inside the front door of your EV (electric vehicle) car.
Very few information is available about this innovative scooter. Hyundai stopped telling more about the Ioniq scooter. some of the frequently asked questions which we yet not know!
Technical specifications haven’t been published yet so we don’t know how far the scooter can travel on a single charge.
- How fast the scooter can accelerate?
- What is the battery timing?
- Whether or not the company will launch the scooter?
- If released to the market, how much will it cost?
- May Hyundai launch it along with Ioniq EV
- The scooter folds up.
- It has lights on the front and back.
- There’s a digital dashboard that shows speed, battery life, and range.
- Hyundai embedded sensors in the scooter that only activate the throttle when someone is on the scooter.
Where to purchase?
Yet no idea about the launch date of the Ioniq scooter by the Korean company Hyundai. Even no confirmation whether they are serious about the idea and have a plan to design it or not.
For more information visit the Hyundai official website
Hyundai stresses the Ioniq Scooter is merely a concept and it hasn’t been approved for production yet. However, it could receive the proverbial green light for production as the brand continues to invest in sustainable mobility solutions for the future.