Today, the market is stocked with different models and types of scooters. To meet the varying needs of buyers, scooters come with different wheel models. A three wheel scooter is one of the popular innovations for people with mobility problems.
As the name implies, a three wheel scooter will have three wheels, one wheel in the front and two wheels in the rear. Three wheel scooters are mainly designed for individual use, and can hold a minimum of 220 and a maximum of 250 pounds. Earlier models of three wheel scooters were heavy and large. With the advance of technology, compact and lightweight three wheel scooters have been introduced in the market. Most commonly, lightweight metals such as aluminum are used for making lightweight three wheel scooters. Thus, they can be easily carried from one place to another.
Three wheel scooters come in different models. One of the popular models is the three wheel folding scooter. This is a combination of the folding scooter and the skateboard scooter, and electric skateboard wheels includes the features of both. As in the folding scooter, the 3 wheel folding scooter features fender brakes, and can be folded into 3 or 4 after use. Therefore, three wheel scooters can be easily carried on the trunk of cars, trucks, vans or other vehicles.
The three wheel scooters are either gas powered or electric powered. Among the gas and electric powered scooters, electric powered three wheel scooters are more commonly used. This is because electric powered scooters are free from noise and air pollution.
Three wheeled scooters are available in various price levels. On an average, a three wheel scooter costs approximately $500 to $3,500. Those who cannot afford brand new three wheel scooters can opt for used ones. Used three wheel scooters come with advance features, at competitive prices.
Today, the scooter market is flooded with different brands of three wheel scooters. Piaggio, Yamaha, Aprilia, Kymco, Honda, Benelli, Motobella, V-Moto, Malaguti, Italjet, Trail Blazer, Motobella, Giamoto and Suzuki are some of the leading manufacturers of three wheel scooters. Depending on the availability, the scooters can be purchased from local outlets, dealers, manufacturers or online stores.