NIU NQi GTS (upgraded 2023)
The NQi GTS 2023 is a smart electric motorcycle 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 NQi GTS 2023 is an upgraded version with a new motor, new battery, a new dashboard and several new features such as keyless start and keyless seat compartment lock.
Retaining its classic appearance, the ground-breaking NQi GTS has exceeded its limits, once again. This is not just a new NQi GTS, it's a more powerful NQi GTS.
The NQi GTS 2023 has a new high-efficient 3,500 watt Bosch electric motor for a top speed of 49.7 mph. The motor provides 86% energy conversion efficiency and 110 Nm torque for fast acceleration.
The NQi GTS 2023 has two removable 35 Ah lithium batteries with NIU Energy™ AI technology. The batteries are of the same type as the batteries in the Tesla Model S. NIU offers 2 years warranty on the battery and promises a battery life of 5 years.
The batteries are placed in the center footwell which results in a low center of gravity. The scooter is optimized for a near-perfect 50:50 weight distribution, which provides efficient and smooth cornering and overtaking.
The NQi GTS 2023 has received extra attention for safety. The scooter is equipped with an eABS braking system that provides an optimal braking performance. The system also provides in a Kinetic Energy Recovery System (KERS) or regenerative braking in which energy from braking is returned to the battery. Other safety features include 360-degree lighting around the scooter.
The scooter is cloud connected and receives over-the-air (OTA) software upgrades and pro-active monitoring of the health of the scooter.
The NQi GTS 2023 has a new digital dashboard. The dashboard has bright colors and is easy to read.
The NQi 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 NQi. 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 NQi GTS 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 NQi is waterproof and can drive through water. The scooter will enable to continue driving during floods and storms while most petrol scooters will fail.
The NQi GTS 2023 has a 20 liter seat compartment that fits a helmet. The seat can be unlocked using NFC.
The NQi GTS 2023 has a glove compartment and provides both USB-A and USB-C charge ports.
The NQi GTS 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.