'Reviews' Category

Bicycle Trailer Power Pull!

Using the E-Bike kit to make pulling a trailer easy I’ve had the E-bike kit for a couple weeks now and it’s certainly changed biking for me. One of the most exciting things I’ve been able to do is have it work together with our bike trailer. Here’s a quick video of it in action:

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Ground Force – Better than Powerwheels

The Razor ground force is a great alternative to powerwheels. Don’t get me wrong. Powerwheels are fun and there’s a lot of great powerwheels mods that you can do, but dollar for dollar a razor ground force go car is a lot more fun. Here’s some of the reasons why:

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Super Turbo 800 on Lithium batteries

After having my lead acid batteries sit over the winter and a failed attempt to use NIMH batteries, I wised up and tried running my Super Turbo 800 Electric Scooter running on LIPO Batteries. 8 AH 30 C Zippy lipos. This setup is not recommended and I would guess is not endorsed by the manufacturer […]

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Super Turbo 800 on NIMH batteries

Looking at the high expense for lithium batteries I decided to try out NIMH batteries in my Super Turbo 800. You can see the results in the video above. The cost for these NIMH packs was only $220.

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Super Turbo 800 Seat Review

On of the nice free features of the Super Turbo 800 for super scooters is the seat. It snugly fits into the hole at the rear of the scooter and if you’re not like me and can get it out without wrestling it with your whole body for 5 minutes then you can choose to […]

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Taking into Account the Cost of a Battery

Your savings when choosing to use an electric scooter are rather substantial. Especially when you just take into account the cost of electricity vs the cost of fuel. However, it’s not a very fair argument to only take fuel into account. The cost of a battery is rather substantial. Even if you are talking about […]

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Super Turbo Scooter Light Review

I like a lot of things on the Super Turbo 800 Elite: The disk breaks, 20 MPH top speed, long battery life. One thing I’m not that impressed with is the LED headlight. This video is a comparison between the super turbo elite 800 scooters’ LED light vs other LED lights like the Fenix PD30 […]

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How Much Can I Save with an Electric Scooter?

When looking to buy an electric scooter you may find yourself making the claim that it will pay for itself, I did. Innitially the claim made sense. Before using the scooter I’d have to use a fairly innefficent vehicle to get to work. The fuel economy was around 15 MPG and gas was around $3.50/gal. […]

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