Not all electrical scooters are constructed equally. And the Hero S8 is much more unequal than most, sporting extensive, fats tires and full suspension mixed with a quick, excessive energy motor.

The Hero S8 electrical scooter from Hero Rider USA can actually tear it up whether or not on the pavement or the dust.

The trip is comfy, but the excessive powered (1,200W peak) motor does take a little bit of getting used to. If that is your first electrical scooter after a measly Bird or Lime scooter, you’ll be in for an awakening expertise.

There’s nothing fairly like cruising alongside at 30 mph (48 km/h), standing tall and suspended by spring suspension on prime of ultra-wide tires.

Make sure you take a look at my video overview of the Hero S8 electrical scooter beneath to see the scooter in motion.

Then preserve studying for my full written overview.

Hero S8 electrical scooter video overview

Hero S8 electrical scooter tech specs

  • Motor: 800W steady, 1,200W peak
  • Battery: 48V 21Ah (1,008 Wh)
  • High velocity: 30 mph (48 km/h)
  • Vary: as much as 40 miles (64 km), much less if using at full velocity
  • Weight: 57 lb (25.9 kg)
  • Load capability: 265 lb (120 kg)
  • Suspension: Entrance and rear spring suspension
  • Brakes: Entrance and rear disc brakes, rear motor braking
  • Tires: 8×3.5″ stable all-terrain tires
  • Extras: Entrance and rear LED lights with aspect acrylic lighting (coloured lighting customizable by way of distant management, LCD show with built-in set off throttle, tripmeter, odometer, rear kick plate/deal with, 5-second quick folding

The efficiency, oh my…

The Hero S8 electrical scooter doesn’t fiddle in terms of energy. Once you pull that set off throttle, the scooter is more than pleased to rocket you ahead. If something, it’s a must to use the throttle a bit gingerly as you get the hold of it, particularly within the highest energy mode.

When you get used to it although, it’s simple to function at each high and low velocity.

I might rise up to simply shy of 30 mph (48 km/h) on the road, although I didn’t fairly hit these speeds whereas off-roading — not that I might have wished to.

The 8″ tires are further extensive to offer extra floor space within the dust, sand, grass or no matter different non scooter-friendly floor your native trails are product of. However even regardless of their width, the 8″ nonetheless means you could be a bit cautious about what you’re hitting. I by no means as soon as had a difficulty with potholes or roots I couldn’t surmount, however I made positive to pay attention to these points whereas using.