We talked about adult scooters and the main characteristics to look for when buying one for yourself but what about your kids? Surely you want your kids to be outgoing and active, and what better way to encourage them to do so other than getting them a scooter of their own. A good electric scooter will stimulate your children’s adventurous nature by providing them with an entertaining yet entirely safe way to spend some energy while having lots of fun.
However, not all electric scooters are suitable for children, either by virtue of design, weight, or maneuverability. To give you a better idea of what to look for when shopping for one, we put together a list of the ten best electric scooters for kids money can buy.
10Razor E150 Electric Scooter
The E150 electric scooter from Razor features a high-torque yet very quiet chain-driven motor and a handy twist-grip throttle. This simple kick start motor can travel up to 40 minutes on a single charge. Speaking of charge, it uses a rechargeable 24V Seal battery that enables the scooter to reach speeds of 10 mph. At the same time, it features a hand operated rear brake, a spring loaded kickstand and an 8-inch pneumatic front tire for greater maneuverability.
9Hello Kitty 24V Electric Scooter
Equipped with a high-torque 24 Volt electric motor, this electric scooter from Hello Kitty will reach speeds of up to 9 mph. It also uses a chain drive system with a twist throttle that give the scooter greater maneuverability and balance in motion. Not only that, but thanks to its diamond plate grip deck and front hand brake, any child older than 8 years old will be able to control the scooter even when running at maximum speed.
8Razor Pocket Mod Bella 24V Electric Girl Scooter
Designed in a vintage fashion, this electric girl scooter is perfect for anyone looking to instill a love for the aesthetics in their children. This being said, this scooter is not just pretty, mind you, but highly maneuverable as well. For instance, it uses a high-performance electric motor that can travel up to 10 miles on a single charge while its 12-inch pneumatic tires ensure a smooth ride along the way.
7UberScoot 1000w Electric Scooter
UberScoot’s 1000 W electric scooter is one of the most powerful electric scooters on the market, which is why parents should really think thoroughly about whether not to introduce their children to such a powerful scooter. This being said, its chain motor uses three 12V/12AH batteries which when fully charged, give the scooter a top speed of 24-26 mph. Also, it has to be said that this particular scooter uses both front and rear disc tire brakes, a breaking system that makes it very maneuverable overall.
6Razor E300S Seated Electric Scooter
Thanks to a super-sized deck and frame, this high-end electric scooter from Razor can accommodate riders of all sizes. At the same time, its high-torque, chain-driven motor with a twist-grip throttle will enable the scooter to accelerate up to 15mph, a speed it can maintain for 40 minutes at a time thanks to its 24V Seal battery system. Furthermore, this scooter features a hand operated rear brake, a spring loaded kickstand, 10-inch pneumatic tires, and a removable riding seat for greater comfort.
5Razor E125 Electric Scooter
This sleek electric scooter features a high-torque, chain-driven motor and a twist-grip throttle that make it very responsive and reliable. It also features an adjustable handlebar that adapts to riders of all sizes along with a hand-operated front brake that is very easy to pull. We should also point out that although it requires a small manual kickoff to get the motor fully running, once it does, it will cruise at speeds of up to 10mph.
4Razor E90 Electric Scooter
The E90 from Razor is a very versatile electric scooter that many people use as the perfect transition from kick to electric and it’s easy to see why. Although its electric motor needs a little kick to get running, it will cruise at speeds of up to 9 mph once it does. What’s interesting is that this particular scooter can run 40 minutes or more on a single charge, a running time affected by riding conditions or climate of course.
3Razor E200 Electric Scooter
Equipped with a high-torque, chain-driven motor that can reach speeds of 12 mph, this is definitely one of the fastest electric scooters out there. It also uses a handy twist-grip throttle which when combined with a hand operated rear brake, a spring loaded kickstand, and large 8-inch pneumatic tires, make this scooter a ‘must have’ not only for children getting into the sport but adults alike.
2Razor Pocket Mod Miniature Euro Electric Scooter
The Pocket Mod Miniature scooter from Razor might not be what people imagine when they talk about scooters but it is a scooter nevertheless. The difference here being not only its bulky design but also its heavier profile. This scooter uses a variable-speed motor capable of reaching speeds of 15 mph, a chain-driven electric motor that will run for 10 miles on a single charge. Also, it has a 170 lbs maximum weight capacity and 12-inch pneumatic tires with a rear suspension system, features that standard scooters do not possess.
1Razor E100 Electric Scooter
When it comes to electric scooters for kids the E100 from Razor is by far the most popular on the market and it’s easy to see why. This maneuverable and reliable scooter uses a high-torque chain-driven motor operated by a handy twist-grip throttle, a motor that can take the scooter to speeds of up to 10 mph. At the same time, this scooter features a hand operated rear brake, a spring loaded kickstand, 8-inch pneumatic tires, and a 24V Seal battery system that provides up to 40 minutes of continuous riding time.