You’ve most likely heard about Kymco, however not about its associate model Felo. Felo is a model that’s lately partnered up with Kymco as a way to ship electrical scooters. The newest mannequin within the lineup is a small 4-kilowatt scooter known as the FW03.
If you bear in mind the The Felo FW06 Is A Tech Lover’s Electric Scooter Dream, this mannequin will appear acquainted. Shortly after the launch, Kymco introduced that will probably be partnering with Super SOCO and FELO Technologies as a way to create new fashions collectively. The three corporations plan to share improvement sources collectively to create new electrical fashions.
Positioned as a lineup of sports activities scooters, the FW sequence has some attention-grabbing expertise that places it nearer to a motorbike such because the two-speed gearbox that the fashions make use of just like the FW06.
The FW03 is a smaller model of the FW06 mannequin launched final month. The electrical motor is rated at 4 kilowatts of energy which interprets to about 5.3 horsepower. Torque figures are pinned at 14.7-pound toes, and the mannequin attracts from a 48-Volt, 30 amp-hour rechargeable lithium battery that tops up in 6 to eight hours and is assured to last as long as 5 years earlier than needing a substitute.
Felo’s FW03 is small, sporting 12-inch entrance wheels and 10-inch rear wheels. It’s additionally attention-grabbing to see that Felo outfitted the mannequin with knobby tires in 100/90 and 130/90 sizes for the entrance and rear, respectively. For braking, the mannequin will get a mixture system with the entrance on the proper and the rear on the left like an ordinary scooter.
As for its different options, the mannequin will get LED lights throughout, and a five-inch digital instrument cluster with a devoted app for distant features.
Two variations of the mannequin will likely be fielded, Strada, and Off-Road. The Strada variant will likely be restricted to 31 miles per hour (50 kilometers per hour), and weirdly sufficient, the Off-road variation can do as much as about 50 miles per hour (80 kilometers per hour). The revealed vary figures are 74.5 miles and 62 miles, respectively (120 kilometers and 100 kilometers).
For now, the mannequin is simply accessible in China, however there isn’t a telling whether or not Kymco will scoop up the little e-scoot and promote it to the world. Given present alternate charges, the Strada variant will set you again about $2,315 USD (¥15,500 CNY), and the off-road model will price about $2,800 USD (¥18,800 CNY). Take into consideration that these are the costs abroad which might change relying on the area.