Top 10 Mobility Scooters in the UK
Technology has made mobility for the physically challenged a lot easier by adding engines to enable them to move around without assistance. The mobility scooters also give the elderly and physically challenged some freedom as they can do a few tasks without help.
Here are the ten best mobility scooters in the UK
1. Drive Devilbiss Foldable Scooter
This foldable scooter is compact, lightweight, and portable as it can be carried in the car boot with ease. It runs on chargeable lithium batteries, where one charge can last over 10 miles. The folding function is automatic via the push button at the front, making it easy to store, even for challenged users.
It also has several safety features, including an anti-rollback system, puncture-proof tires and a ground clearance of above 40 mm. The scooter also comes with a height-adjustable tiller that is easy to use. It is also airline friendly and has a comfortably padded backrest and seat.
2. Boot Scooter ST1
The Boot Scooter ST1 is a foldable mobility scooter with a carrying space where the user can carry some groceries. It can also be disassembled into five parts for storage or fit in your car boot. The user, with limited mobility, can disassemble and assemble it in less than five minutes.
The manufacturer has included a swivel chair, making it easier to board and disembark from the scooter. It also has armrests attached to the backrest, which the user can utilize when getting out. The scooter runs on lithium batteries and can cover eight miles on a single charge. It has puncture-proof tires, an adjustable tiller, and an anti-rollback motor.
3. VELECO Heavy Duty 4 Wheel Scooter
VELECO Heavy Duty 4 Wheel Scooter is a heavy-duty scooter that can be used on daily trips. It has a durable backpack that can travel up to 30 miles on a single charge at a top speed of 8 mph. There are other utility features, such as USB chargers, LED display, and cup holders.
You can use the scooter pavements, and it is also footpath and road legal. Unlike popular scooter models with three wheels, it has four for stability. Besides, the seat position and armrests are movable to ensure a comfortable ride.
4. Drive Envoy Long Range Mobility Scooter
This long-range mobility scooter is a Class 2 automobile that can drive up to 30 miles on a single charge. It has a top speed of 4 mph and features air-filled tires for a comfortable and smoother ride. The scooter also has an innovative handlebar design that can be moved in various ways if your hands and fingers start to ache from remaining in the same position for long.
In addition, it has an LED front headlight and can slant at a gradient of up to 8 degrees safely. The manufacturer has also included a rear-view mirror for added safety on the road.
5. Genie+ Folding Mobility Scooter
Genie+ is a foldable mobility scooter that can be carried on road trips and stored easily for people with limited storage. The scooter also has electromagnetic brakes that apply automatically when not pressing the accelerator. Besides, the scooter has solid tires, resistant to punctures and wear.
Its self-folding and expanding mechanism make it easy to use for people with mobility issues. It also has anti-roll wheels at the back for extra security. The scooter has a range of nine miles and a maximum speed of 4 mph.
6. Green Power 3 Wheeled Electric Mobility Scooter
The Green Power 3 is an innovative outdoor mobility scooter with a waterproof cover and a phone holder. The manufacturer has a VIP service where a technician is sent with a bike to educate about the use of the scooter. Its retro-stylish design mimics standard scooter designs in the market.
Besides, the scooter has LED lights in headlights and tail lights. It also has a rear-view mirror and dual handbrakes. The scooter has a 600W motor with a range of 45 miles per charge, enough for daily office travel.
7. Rascal Ultralite Scooter
The Rascal Ultralite Scooter is a minimalist short-distance travel scooter. This electric boot scooter has a range of eight miles per single charge. Thanks to its quick-release locks and easy configuration, it is compact and lightweight and can be dismantled into a few pieces to fit the car boot.
In addition, its seat is height adjustable, and the armrests can be lifted with ease. Besides, the seat can be rotated at 360 degrees to ease climbing and disembarking from the scooter. The wheels have solid, puncture-proof tires and can hold up to 18-stone weight.
8. Pro Rider King Mobility Scooter
The Pro Rider is an all-around mobility scooter for comfortable all-day movement. It has a padded seat that you can swivel using the level to get on and off with ease. The scooter has two driving modes, backward and forward. It also has a free mode for pushing it out of storage.
This scooter uses an electromagnetic braking system that engages when you are not pressing the acceleration lever for increased safety. It is a Class 3 mobility scooter that can travel on the road with a top speed of 8 mph.
9. Pride Go Go Elite
Pride Go Go Elite is a Class 2 mobility scooter that you can use on pavements and footpaths. It is made for short trips but can be folded and carried on road trips. The scooter runs a range of 190 miles on a single charge, but there is an option for installing a larger lithium battery to extend the range to 13 miles.
This scooter also has a 360-degree swivel chair for easy mounting and disembarking. It also has sturdy armrests, and the steering column is pivoted at the bottom, which gives it an incline towards the user.
10. Child Play Electric Mobility Scooter
The Child Play Electric Mobility Scooter is a long-range mobility automobile that can travel up to 18.6 miles on a single charge. It also folds with ease at a push of a button, which can be down by the user.
This scooter’s wide wheels aid in stability and ensure a smooth ride. It has swivel adjustment sear, flip-up armrests and tiller adjustments. The scooter also features electromagnetic breaks and an anti-rollback system. Its seat and backrest are also well-padded for extra comfort.