Seat prepares to introduce eScooter electric bike concept

Seat prepares to introduce eScooter electric bike concept

November 7, 2019 0 By autotimesnews

Seat will take its urban mobility solutions to the next level by introducing the eScooter concept at the Barcelona Smart City Expo World Congress in Spain on November 19.

Seat has developed the concept of a production motorcycle that will receive a battery-electric transmission equivalent to a 125 cc engine. see. The novelty will appear in 2020 and will be produced in collaboration with the electric motorcycle manufacturer Silence, based in Barcelona.

“The constant growth of large cities makes achieving effective mobility one of the main problems that must be overcome. Today, we are taking another step in our urban mobility strategy, confirming the launch of the first eScooter in brand history, ”said Seat President Luca de Meo said:

The previous project of the Spanish company in the world of two wheels – eXS KickScooter, debuted last year. Developed by Seat and equipped with technology from the Segway ES2 electric scooter, it has a maximum speed of 25 km / h and can travel up to 45 km on a single charge, while its range can be increased by adding an extra battery.

EXS is already sold in some European countries and costs from 599 euros (665 dollars). Moreover, from 2021, Seat will compete with the Renault Twizy with a similar Minimo Concept car, which was presented at the Mobile World Congress earlier this year.