Advantages

Choosing YouBee electric scooter or YouBee e-moto, is actually a convenience decision. Indeed, there are some clear advantages which you can figure out throughtout this article :

Economical

 

Go anywhere without polluting and unreasonable expenses !

 

Usually, it’s important to know that a e-scooter is slightly more expensive on the purchase but the money saved – by no expenses to the gas and maintenance – are significant. For instance with Youbee City 50, for a daily use work-home of 30 km on 251 working days (Monday to Friday) equal to 7530 km/an.

 

By the second year, riding up on electric scooter – Youbee City 50 – is more profitable than scooter with gasoline engine.

 

Annual cost of e-escooter vs internal combustion engine (50cc)

E-scooter Youbee City 50 Scooter Thermique
Purchase 2490 € 1499 € on average
Energy cost / year 22.6 € – electricity (0.30 €/100km) 346 € – gas (3L = 100km = 4€60) *
Maintenance 120 €/year
(40€ brake pad, 230 € tire, + battery every almost 50 000kms is equal to a 7 years of use)
230 €/year  (from go2roues.com)
Pink Slip (1CV) Full exemption depending on Region 40 € on average
Insurance
(The cheapest 04/2018-  furets.com)
  197.95 €  226 €
Guarantee 2 years – part and labour
1 year – Battery
1 an – parts and labour
6000 kms
Annual Total 2 830,54 € 2 341 €
Year 2 3 171,08 € 3 184 €
Year 3 3 511,62 € 4 026 €
Year 4 3 852,16 € 4 869 €
Year 5 4 192,70 € 5 711 €
Year 6 4 533,24 € 6 553 €
Year 7 4 873,78 € 7 396 €
Year 8 5 214,32 € 8 238 €

*Average price/L du SP 95 = 1,53 €/L

 

Performance

 

No preheating and start very fast. Acceleration better than internal combustion model.

 

 

 

Maintenance

 

Much fewer components to maintain, no transmission system or oil change, with little risk of breaking down. 

 

Pollution

 

Thanks to electric scooter : no noise, odour and environmental pollution.

 

 

Comfort

 

Silent, no vibration and convenient in its use.  

 

 

 

Work in progress