The ideal alternative to wheelchairs and crutches which prove to be burdensome and tiring, mobility scooters are the trend these days for those who require a walking aid. The perfect option for those of you who are elderly or are recovering from ankle/foot injuries, these mobility scooters are electric- powered and come well-appointed with various advanced features and elegant designs which cater well to your comfort and mobility needs.
Listed below are the 10 best models of these highly- useful devices that are superior in their quality and functionality in comparison to other various brands that flock the markets.
Table of Contents
- 1 Drive Medical’s Sfscout4 Spitfire Scout 4 Wheel Travel Power Scooter
- 2 Red Bobcat X3 from Medical Wheel Compact Transportable Scooter
- 3 Big Rear Basket- Pride Mobility Scooter
- 4 Drive Medical’s Sfscout3 Spitfire Travel Power Scooter
- 5 Ultra X3 Go-Go Wheel Traveling Scooter
- 6 EV’s Rider Transport Foldable Travel Mobility Scooter
- 7 Go-Go’s Elite Traveler Plus HD 4-Wheel Mobility Scooter
- 8 Shoprider’s Sunrunner 4- Wheel Electric Mobility Scooter
- 9 E-Wheels’ High Power EW-36 Mobility Scooter
- 10 Hummer’s XL Foldable 4-Wheel Scooter
Drive Medical’s Sfscout4 Spitfire Scout 4 Wheel Travel Power Scooter
This mobility scooter from medical equipment king, Drive Medical, has dimensions measuring 42.5” x 20.5” x 36” and a weight of 94 lbs. Fabricated with four 8” diameter anti- tip tyres that assure you superb traction and a steady motion on irregular terrain, this scooter features well- cushioned, highly comfortable 16.5” wide swivel seat having a height adjustment option that suits both short and tall users. The Spitfire operates on powerful fast- connect batteries which achieve speeds up to 4.25 miles per hour. The model has a robust build, able to sustain a considerable weight of up to 300 lbs.
Red Bobcat X3 from Medical Wheel Compact Transportable Scooter
This compact, ultra- portable lightweight model of a mobility scooter weighing only 84 lbs. possesses dimensions that measure 42” x 19.2” x 35.5”. The X3 is fitted with 3 large anti- tip 8” diameter tyres which operate smoothly and efficiently both outdoors and indoors. The scooter features a maximum 4 miles/hour speed and can run up to 7.5 miles on single charge. With a padded height- adjustable seating that incorporates flip- up ergonomically made armrests, whose angle can be adjusted appropriately, the overall model assures great comfort to the user especially while boarding or alighting from it. This model also accommodates a maximum 265 lbs. weight.
Big Rear Basket- Pride Mobility Scooter
This large add- on accessory compatible easily with all scooters from Pride, measures 15” x 10.25” x 9.75” in its dimensions. Conveniently attachable to the rear of the scooter, this basket is moulded out of a heavy- duty metallic body that renders strength and resilience to it and can easily lodge a large number of items. The perfect shopping buddy for you with its adequate storage space, the basket delivers satisfactory performance and can be swiftly and easily assembled within a few minutes.
Drive Medical’s Sfscout3 Spitfire Travel Power Scooter
Yet another mobility scooter from Drive Medical’s famous line Spitfire, the Sfscout 3 version resembles the Sfscout 4 in size but is lighter in weight, weighing just 85 lbs. It features swappable colour panels that will reduce the possibility of wear- out, an 8” flat front wheel as well as two rear wheels and an adjustable delta tiller with throttle control to enhance maneuverability. Its foremost specifications comprise of a padded adjustable seat to maximize user comfort, cushioned backrest, potent battery with a 9 mile run range and a decent speed measuring 4.25 miles/ hour max. The maximum tolerable weight on the scooter is 300 lbs. and this mobility assistant measures 16.5’’ x 16’’ x 17-19’’ in its dimensions.
Ultra X3 Go-Go Wheel Traveling Scooter
The X3 is 92 lbs. heavy scooter that comes with several outstanding specifications and features that justify its place in this list. The model has a detachable styled designing by which the scooter can be divided into five manageable pieces, thus enabling space- effective compact and easy storage and convenient handling, for its largest detached section weighs a mere 28 lbs. This scooter’s most notable features include 3 anti- tip tyres measuring 8” in diameter that offer stability in motion and tremendous battery power with a range of 10 miles on a single charge. This model also boasts a remarkable speed of up to 4.25 miles per hour and a max 260 lbs. carrying capacity.
EV’s Rider Transport Foldable Travel Mobility Scooter
One of the most sophisticated models in terms of its style and design, this 36” x 24” x 38” mobility aid is lightweight at merely 60 lbs. with a weight carrying ability of 250 pounds. The model boasts of high- end features that consist of a 270W four pole power motor with maximum attainable speed 4 miles/ hour and an SLA battery- run motor offering a 10 to 15 mile operation on a single charge. An added advantage is the model’s compact storage ability, thanks to its upright stowing option.
Go-Go’s Elite Traveler Plus HD 4-Wheel Mobility Scooter
This heavy- duty 115.5 lbs. scooter with dimensions measuring 40.25’’ x 21.15’’ x 24.25’’ offers you optimum stability and durability. Possessing a remarkable array of top- class features, the Traveler Plus HD comes with a 17” wide adjustable seat fixed with front wheels of 8” diameter and rear wheels of 9” diameter that ensure safety and comfort of the rider. The scooter features easy disassembly into five parts with its heaviest section weighing 35 lbs. and a maximum 4.5 miles/ hour speed that runs for approximately twelve miles on single charge. This scooter can easily seat a person weighing up to 325 lbs.
Shoprider’s Sunrunner 4- Wheel Electric Mobility Scooter
This compact 49’’ x 22’’ x 38’’ dimensioned scooter with a weight of 180 lbs. is also equipped with several upscale specifications that warrant its mention in the top 3 category. Incorporating four non- tip 10” diameter tyres which move smoothly on rugged terrain, with a max velocity of 5 miles/ hour and a powerful 25 miles ranging battery, this is one of the choicest models in the current market. The model also possesses a sliding swivel 18” cushioned plush seat fitted with padded adjustable armrests. The maximum carrying capacity of the scooter is 300 lbs.
E-Wheels’ High Power EW-36 Mobility Scooter
Claiming to be the quickest mobility aid in the market, this high power scooter from EW characterises dimensions measuring 61’’ x 29’’ x 41’’ and a heavy construction weighing 200 lbs. The model boasts of superior specifications like three extra- large alloy wheels of 16” diameter, max carrying ability of 400 lbs. and a whopping speed ranging up to 18 miles/hour and working up to around 45 miles.
Hummer’s XL Foldable 4-Wheel Scooter
A product of the deluxe brand Hummer, the XL 4- wheel folding-type mobility scooter works effectively on all terrains and measures 158.7 lbs. in weight. The model comes with sturdy front wheels of 10.2” diameter and rear wheels of 13.4” diameter. It is affixed with a 22” large padded comfortable and wide seat accommodating a maximum weight of 300 lbs. The machine possesses a good 6.8 miles per hour speed and can easily operate for a range of 15.5 miles upon single charge. Furthermore, the overall body can be detached into front and rear skeleton with weights 59.5 lbs. and 57.3 lbs. respectively.