NIU MQi S
The MQi S is an electric smart scooter created by electric scooter brand NIU from China. The company was founded in 2014 by the former CTO of Baidu (the Chinese Google) and a former employee of Microsoft. The company is listed on NASDAQ and provides exceptionally high-quality and durable products.
The MQi S is a light version of the widely popular MQi-Series.
The MQi-Series has a smaller and lighter design than the NQi-Series and is made for efficient zipping around busy urban areas. Compared with the old M-Series, the design has been improved to make the scooter lighter and stronger and the scooter is equipped with many new technologies for safety, comfort and efficiency.
We set out to build a single-rider vehicle that was both aesthetically pleasing and incredibly durable. Every element has been chosen to play a role in both the form and durability.
The scooter has a 800 watt Bosch electric motor for a top speed of 12.4 mph. The motor provides 95 Nm torque.
The MQi S has a removable 26 Ah lithium battery for a driving range of 43.5 miles. The battery is of the same type as the batteries in the Tesla Model S. NIU provides 2 years warranty on the battery.
The MQi S is a true smart scooter that connects to a smart phone. Everything from battery monitoring to GPS to ride history, the NIU app keeps the driver connected and up-to-date with the whereabouts and health of the MQi. The app provides in an anti-theft system that warns the driver when the scooter is moved. With GPS it is possible to track the position of the scooter in real time.
The scooter is equipped with an EBS (braking assist) braking innovation that provides a full-stop brake distance of 1.8 meters (from 12.4 mph).
The scooter is waterproof and can drive through water. The scooter is certified for a 300mm wading height.
The MQi-Series has cruise control, parking assistant, a sensor based safety alert system and much more smart features. The scooter has a remote control to locate the scooter in the dark. When pressed, the scooter lights will turn on and the scooter will make a sound.
The scooter has a digital dashboard.
The scooter has two driving modes: Eco and Performance.
The scooter has a Kinetic Energy Recovery System (KERS) or regenerative braking in which energy from braking is returned to the battery.
The MQI-Series has many new features for safety which includes automatic LED lighting for the keyhole and a smart kick stand.
The MQi-Series has a 360° Light Halo around the scooter to improve safety for pedestrians while driving in crowded urban areas during the night.
The MQi S is available in many colors.
The scooter can be ordered online and is shipped worldwide. NIU has a global dealership network that can provide reliable service in most countries.