Razor E100 Glow Electric Scooter

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Here we have a Razor E100 Glow electric scooter review. So is this electric scooter worth buying? Is it the best electric scooter for your child to use?

Razor E100 Glow Electric Scooter Review

Top Speed: 10mphRazor E100 Glow Electric Scooter
Ride Time: 40 minutes
Age: 8 +
Max Weight: 54kg or 120 pounds or 8.5 stone
Rechargeable Battery: Yes
Charge Time: 12 to 24 hours
Hand Operated Brake: Yes
Twist Throttle: Yes
Tire Width: 8 inch
Size: 35″ x 8.5″ x 17″
Foldable: No
Amazon Rating: 4.6/5

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Pros:

 

  • Easy to set up.
  • Lights up when moving.
  • Robust, well made, lasts a long time.
  • Good for younger kids, as young as 5.
  • Easy to use and very easy to handle.
  • Comes with a charger.
  • Replacement parts are cheap.

Cons:

 

  • Quite heavy. So no good as a kick scooter without power.
  • Not for adults. Will go very slow with a heavy weight on board.
  • Not too good going up hills.
  • Bit expensive for a kids scooter.
  • Handlebars do not adjust.
  • Front brakes only, takes some time to stop the scooter.

Despite the many remarks in the cons column, the Razor E100 Glow electric scooter is so much fun to use.

This electric scooter is very popular indeed, it has received loads of reviews on Amazon. A whopping 77% of all the reviews give this electric scooter a 5 out of 5 star rating.

The scooter is just perfect for kids to use, probably one of the very best electric scooters for kids that you can buy.

This is one very sturdy electric scooter, it is a good size too, making it super easy to ride, and very hard to fall off.

Razor E100 GlowYou can actually get a little longer than 40 minutes out of a full charge, which is also a good bonus.

Razor state that these electric scooters do not fold down, however, it is possible to fold a Razor electric scooter with a allen key.

Ride time all depends on the weight of the person using the scooter, and whether or not you are riding on the flat all the time. Of course the power will drain quickly riding up hills all the time.

There is one down site, with such a short ride time, and long charge time, you are going to feel like you are charging the scooter all the time.

It’s also worth noting, that the motor on the E100 does not kick in straight away when you pull the throttle back, you have to get some speed up first before the motor starts. You can see how the scooter handles in the video.

Although this electric scooter is recommended for ages 8 and above, in actual fact younger children, aged 5 and up can handle them. Of course they need to be tall enough to reach the handle bars, and you need to be confident in how responsible they are.

Charging is very easy, you just plug the scooter into the wall and wait for it to be done. It does take a long time to charge though. We have an electric scooter charge time list. The Pulse Performance electric scooters for kids charge in just 2 hours, which is a big difference to Razor electric scooters.

If you look at the pictures of the Razor E100 Glow electric scooter you will notice that it has front brakes only. This may be a concern for some parents, the scooter does take some time to come to a halt when slowing down from its top speed of 10mph.

If you do have problems charging your E100 scooter, some people do, then you will probably need a replacement battery. Do not panic, electric scooter replacement parts are cheap to buy, it’s cheap to keep these electric scooters running for years to come.

The Low down

The Razor E100 Glow electric scooter is great for kids of all ages to use, from age 5 right up to ages 12 or 13. You can get the Razor E100 electric scooter with a seat, just not the Glow.

The scooter is pretty nippy, but not too fast for you to worry about your child losing control. Kids think electric scooters make the best presents ever, just read the online reviews.

What makes the Razor E100 Glow electric scooter stand out, and make it super cool for kids, is the fact that it has flashing lights. It is not overly fast, so is safe, and is very well priced too.

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