Rion 2 Electric Scooter Review
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A few years ago the american brand Rion went into the market of sports electric scooters. Since then they have outperformed the Korean Minimotors and the Dualtron Thunder. This super powerful rion electric scooter is handmade in California and available to order only.
Rion 2 RE60 Electric Scooter Review - Fastest Scooter in 2020
This Rion 2 RE60 model is the latest model from the Rion brand which offers a powerful electric scooter with a top speed of 60 mph and a range of 30 miles.
Thanks to its carbon fiber frame, the Rion 2 weight only 55 pounds and is the lightest sport electric scooter model on the market right now.
Equipped with brushless dual motors, the Rion 2 offers an engine that can deploy 12800W. For comparison it's twice as much as a Dualtron Thunder !
The Rion 2 can reach 60 mph at top speed. Its frame supports a load of 260 pounds and it can climb slopes up to 40%.
Hydraulic brakes and PMT tires
A big effort has been put into the safety and driving comfort of the Rion 2 electric scooter and it is set up with Magura MT7 hydraulic front and rear disc brakes.
Also, front and rear suspensions are present as well as 11 inch slick tires from the Italian brand PMT. These features ensure incredible handling when ridding.
Sport and slick design
The aggressive style of the Rion RE60 instantly recall the design of motorcycles or racing cars. Its sharp edges, its slick tires, its ultra-present carbon and its colors give it an inimitable racy look !
When you think about it, you can clearly see that the Rion is in the ultra high-end category.
2 x 160Ah contollers and 80V Lithium Ion battery
The Rion 2 electric scooter provides an 80V 18Ah battery with high capacity 21700 cells from Samsung. With clever design, Rion has equipped its battery with an external 500Ah BMS to facilitate repairs in the event of a problem.
Two controllers of 160Ah each drive the engines of the Rion scooter, giving acceleration and boost from another world.
The Rion RE60 will be delivered with a 10Ah super charger in order to recharge your battery in less than 2 hours !
Rion 2 Electric Scooter Specs
- Maximum speed: 60 mph on private road
- Range: 50 miles (eco mode, full charge with 75 kg driver)
- Charging time: 6-8 hours / 2 hours (10Ah fast charger)
- Max load: 260 lbs
- Weight: 55 lbs
- Wheel size: 11 inches slick PMT tires (90/65 R6.5)
- Brakes: Hydraulic brakes Magura MT7
- Motor : 12800W BLDC dual hub motor (maximum power deployed)
- Controller: 2 x 240A
- Battery: Lithium-Ion Samsung 79.8V 18Ah 1436 Wh
- Display: No
- Lighting: No
- Unfolded dimensions (L x W x H): 125 x 31 x 121 cm
- Folded dimensions (L x W x H): 125 x 31 x 48 cm
- Climbing Grade: 40% depending on rider weight and state of charge
- Front and rear suspensions : No