Segway. Since the company best known for two-wheel balancing electric vehicle was picked up by Beijing-based Ninebot, its portfolio has grown immensely to include eSkates, e-scooter, go-kart and now, even an electric dirt bike.

Simply called Segway Dirt eBike, two models are being offered on its Fixed Goal Indiegogo campaign: X160 and X260. The two differs mainly on the motor, the battery system and physical size.

Segway Dirt eBike Electric Dirt Bike

Here’s a rundown of what the Segway Dirt eBike has to offer:

  • Swappable quick charge battery that is IP65 rated and its controller, IP67 rated
  • 3000 or 5000 W high-speed brushless DC motor
  • 0-31 mph (50 km/h) in 4.02 seconds
  • 46.6 mph (75 km/h) top speed
  • 74.6 mile-range (120 kilometers)
  • An electric motor with 184.6 lb-ft (250 Nm) of torque
  • Weighs as little as 121 lbs (55 kilograms)
  • Works with Segway-Ninebot smart app for tracking riding stats and route
  • Two riding modes: Sport and EP for range
  • Multi-link hydraulic spring central rear suspension, double inverted front fork, adjustable travel (rear)
  • Front and rear disc brakes
  • LED lights
  • Depending on model, charging may take anything from 3 hours to 5 hours
  • Turn key ignition
  • Electronic throttle control
  • Hybrid of belt and chain drive
  • Aviation-grade aluminum alloy frame
  • Off-road tires (X160: 70/100-17; X260: 70/100-19)

Segway Dirt eBike is priced at $2,499 and $3,999 for the X160 and X260, respectively, and it is available for pre-order on Indiegogo. Estimated shipping is February 2020. Those prices are discounted, btw. Segway said the retail price of the X160 and X260 will be $2,999 and $4,499, respectively.

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Go on, have look at the product promo video to see it in action.

All images courtesy of Segway Ninebot.

Published by Mike chua

Avid tech enthusiast, gadget lover, marketing critic and most importantly, love to reason and talk.