The Best Electric Scooters for Kids

As a parent, you always want what is best for your child. When it comes to finding the right scooter, you want something that is both safe and fun. With so many different types and brands of scooters on the market, it can be hard to know where to start. But don't worry, we are here to help.

So whether you're looking for a gift for your little one or just wanting to get them out of the house to burn some energy, we've rounded up the best scooters for kids of all ages, so you can find the perfect electric scooter for your little one. Keep reading this blog to see our top picks.

 

What are the types of kid's scooters?

There are many different types of scooters, each with its own characteristics and benefits. In this article, we will focus on the two most popular types of scooters.

1. Electric scooters – These scooters are environmentally friendly, making them the perfect choice for eco-conscious riders. With a simple twist of the throttle, you'll be on your way to your next destination!

2 . Kick scooters – These scooters are powered by the rider’s legs, making them a great option for those who want to get some exercise. However, they can be a bit more difficult to control than electric scooters.

 

Click here to read more about the differences between electric scooters and kick scooters.

 

How to choose the right scooter for your child?

There are a few things you need to consider when choosing the right scooter for your child. The first is the age of your child. There are different scooters available for different age groups. The second thing to consider is the ability of your child, depending on the age, some scooters might not be suitable, factors like maximum speed and scooter type could be decisive when choosing the best scooter.

The third thing to consider is the price. Scooters can range in price, so you need to make sure that you are getting the best value for your money.

 

NINEBOT SEGWAY ZING E8 ELECTRIC SCOOTER

The Ninebot Segway Zing e8 electric scooter is a great choice for kids ranging from 6 to 12 years old. This fun and vibrant scooter is packed with exciting features, ensuring a safe and enjoyable ride. With its high-quality construction, your child will be able to explore new adventures in safety and style.

This scooter is equipped with a high-performance handbrake system, making it super safe and easy to use. Plus, the rear fender also has a brake function, giving you an extra measure of safety. With the triple braking system, you can be confident that you'll be able to stop on a dime.

With front shock absorption and high elastic solid rubber tyres, your kids can enjoy a smooth ride no matter where they're going. Plus, the sleek and lightweight design makes it easy to store and transport.

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NINEBOT SEGWAY ZING E10 ELECTRIC SCOOTER

Suitable for ages 8-14 years, the Ninebot Segway ZING E10 electric scooter is one of the brand's first electric scooters designed especially for kids. It's not just a toy as Segway has paid close attention to safety when constructing this e-scooter model to ensure that your youngster can ride safe. 

The Zing E10 offers three riding modes to match your child’s confidence and skill level. Each mode has a pre-set speed limit that you can customise for just the right amount of challenge!

Beginners can start out with the Safe Mode, which offers a reduced speed. With enough confidence, your child can go up to Cruise Mode, which gives them more chances at an active lifestyle. They simply need to kick off the ground to start the e-scooter and glide continuously without having to press the throttle. The harder they kick, the faster the e-scooter accelerates. And when they’re ready for more, Turbo Mode will give them the bursting speed they need reaching up to 16km/h.

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RAZOR POWER CORE E90 KIDS ELECTRIC SCOOTER

The Razor E90 is one of the most popular electric scooters amongst children because it's made to look super-fun and that’s exactly what kids want. The colourful lines, patterns or graphics on this bike will make them happy while they ride around town!

With its steel frame and high-quality components, this scooter is a safe and durable choice for kids, much more durable than lighter materials like aluminium which is typically used in most electric scooters.

The Razor Power Core E90 kids electric scooter is equipped with the new Razor Power Core™ Technology and Design with increased ride time (2X longer than the classic E90), maintenance-free (no alignment, no chain, no chain tensioner), and 50% more torque than the original E90.

Built with both of the wheels being solid to avoid punctures and accidents, the scooter will be quite safe and fun to ride.

With a simple and intuitive design, the brake system on this scooter is easy for kids of all ages to use. If your little one has experience riding bikes before then they’ll be able to take control right away while those who are new will figure it out within minutes!

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ZINC BEAM ELECTRIC SCOOTER

The Zinc Light Up Electric Beam Scooter is a great choice for your child’s first electric scooter.

It's simple and easy to use, all they have to do is push off from the pad as you press down on its foot-operated pedal - watch their face light up with endless fun as colours change around them in front of an LED spotlight attached to both sides!

The Beam has been designed to grow with your child. It's got 3 height options that range from 76cm - 86 cm, so it'll be there as he grows and continues having tons of fun!

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RAZOR POWER CORE E100 KIDS ELECTRIC SCOOTER

The Razor Power Core E100 e-scooter is a fun way for kids aged 8 and above to get around. Razor made sure that this would be safe, by including little hacks such as 3 mph minimum requirement when engaging the motor which prevents beginners from getting jerked off too quickly or unexpectedly!

In addition, this scooter has a maximum top speed of 11mph, so your child can enjoy an exciting and safe ride every time.

This electric scooter is lightweight and is equipped with an upgraded battery, providing up to 60 minutes of continuous ride time on a single charge and its higher torque motor promises better acceleration and higher top speed. 

The Power Core E100 Electric Scooter is also built to last with its steel frame and the maintenance-free structure with no alignment, no chain and no chain tensioner.

The pneumatic front tyre helps with stability and provide an extra layer of comfort, running smoothly over small obstacles and absorbing impacts.

This is a solid choice for kids from 8 years old and will provide endless hours of fun.

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Bonus: RAZOR DIRT ROCKET MX125 ELECTRIC BIKE FOR KIDS

With so many great options to choose from, we couldn't let the Razor Dirt Rocket MX125 Electric Bike out of this list.

Ready to blast off into a new world of adventure? The Razor Dirt Rocket MX125 Electric Bike is the perfect way to introduce first-time dirt bikers to the excitement of riding. With its authentic MX frame geometry, knobby tyres, and twist-grip throttle, this pint-sized dirt bike provides an adrenaline-pumping experience that will have young riders grinning from ear to ear.

The Razor Dirt Rocket MX125 is equipped with a 100w high-torque motor and built with a durable steel frame and speeds up to 12 mph. The rear-wheel-drive provides greater traction, stability and balance control - making it perfect for younger riders that are 7 years old or older to experience great adventures.

Plus, with the hand-operated twist-grip throttle & brake system, they will feel like riding a real motorbike.

The Dirt Rocket MX125 is perfect for budding adventurers ages 7 and up. So, what are you waiting for? Rev that engine and prepare for take-off!

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Conclusion: Can be tough to find the perfect gift for a child. But with the right information, it's easy to choose the perfect scooter that will keep them safe and entertained. We hope this guide has helped you make the right decision for your child. And don't forget, safety first! Make sure your child is wearing the proper gear before hitting the pavement. Have you chosen a scooter yet? Let us know in the comments below.

 

If you have any questions about any of the scooters mentioned in this article or you wish to learn more about us and our product range, contact us today on live chat, email hello@scooterhub.com or call 01202 022245. We’re always happy to help.

 

Disclaimer

In the UK, the law states electric scooters should not be used on footpaths, cycle lanes or roads. E-scooters can only be used on private land with the owner's consent and a rider should always wear appropriate protective equipment.

It is the customer’s responsibility to ride their electric scooter within local laws and therefore assume all liability and risk associated with the use of e-scooter products.