After the earlier first profitable JackRabbit 1.0 – a two-wheeled electric-powered mobility resolution that was launched two years in the past, the staff at JackRabbit Mobility is again with model 2.0 of the newly rebranded JackRabbit. Is it an electrical bike even when it doesn’t have pedals? Or is it an electric scooter?
The JackRabbit 2.0 mannequin goals to search out the lacking hyperlink between electrical bikes and e-scooters, with the agility of the previous and the practicality of the latter. This lighter, extra agile mini e-bike is meant for the final mile routes.
JackRabbit 2.0 takes a variety of its predecessor, however a variety of enhancements separate it from model 1.0 accordingly. The mini e-bike weighs 23 lbs (10 kg) with battery and will get 9 to 18+ miles (14 to nearly 30 km) relying on rider weight and terrain (Avg. 12 miles or 19 km) from every swappable battery. Its 20-inch huge smooth wheels and no pedals make it a zippy, enjoyable, simple, and secure trip.
As an alternative of pedals, there are folding footrests, on which the person will relaxation, having fun with the 336-watt engine, which, together with a detachable 4.4 Ah battery, will speed up it to twenty mph (32 km/h). A 2.5A fan-cool charger takes the battery from “empty” to 42V in 2.5 hours.
JackRabbit 2.0 is predicated on a 6061 aluminum body, which boasts a folding steering wheel, a gel saddle, and a mechanical rear disc caliper brake. Its dimensions in trip mode are 48″ x 21″ x 39″ and when folded, it’s 46″ x 7″ x 30″. Regardless of its inconspicuous dimension, it will likely be in a position to accommodate individuals with a top of 58″ to 75″ (147 to 191 cm) and weighing as much as 109 kg on board.
The mini e-bike is presently the topic of a Kickstarter marketing campaign, the place it’s obtainable on the early-bird worth of $499 ($999 deliberate retail worth). Its gentle weight and compact dimension make it a sensible resolution for a lot of dwelling in excessive rises, boats, RVs, and extra the place a full-sized bicycle merely received’t match.