The moped gets a modern twist

Transcript: Moped with a modern twist. Pocket Rocket from SOL Motors is a no-pedal electric moped with a modern design. SOL Motors aims to alleviate congestion in urban areas with the Pocket Rocket. It has a max speed of 50 mph and a range of 50 miles on a single charge. It uses a removable 230 V lithium ion battery to power an 8.5 horsepower motor. Pocket Rocket has 3 driving modes Eco, sport, and wheelie. The hydraulic disc brakes utilize regenerative braking. Pocket Rocket comes with an app that works as a fully functional controller. Production is schedule to begin in 2019 with distribution planned for 2020. Pocket Rocket has a starting price of $ 573.

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