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Exploring the Best Electric Scooters of 2017 – Which Model Ruled the Year?

February 28, 2024

2017 was a pivotal year in the advancement of electric scooters. With technology improvements and an increasing interest in eco-friendly transportation, numerous models hit the market - but which stood out as the best? Today, we're taking a stroll down memory lane to highlight the electric scooters that defined a year of innovation and excitement for personal mobility enthusiasts.

The Standout Electric Scooters of 2017

Glion Dolly: The Glion Dolly was celebrated for its practicality and portability. With its easy folding mechanism and dolly feature which allowed for effortless pulling along, it made commuting a breeze. Moreover, its durable build and efficient performance were well-received by urban riders.

Levy Electric Scooter: Levy Electric Scooter was a game-changer with its swappable battery system, ensuring you never run out of power on the go. Its balance between portability, range, and solid construction made it a favorite among riders who valued convenience and reliability.

Segway Ninebot ES2: The Segway Ninebot ES2 earned acclaim for its sleek design and smooth performance. It came with custom suspension and solid tires which translated into a comfortable ride, ideal for city commutes. Plus, it boasted a decent battery life and impressive top speed.

Xiaomi Mi M365: The Xiaomi Mi M365 was a standout for its minimalist design that didn't skimp on performance. It featured a long-lasting battery, regenerative braking system, and an easy folding design, quickly becoming a popular choice worldwide.

Why These Scooters Still Matter

Electric scooters from 2017 set the stage for today's models. They introduced concepts like portability and user-friendly designs that have become standard. While newer models have since overshadowed them, these scooters provide a foundation that modern e-scooters continue to build upon, pushing the industry forward.

Concluding Thoughts

The electric scooters of 2017 showed us what was possible and what to expect from future commuting options. While e-scooter technology continues to evolve rapidly, the innovations brought forward during this year hold a special place in the development of electric personal transportation.

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