Scootin’ Around: EV Scooters

With fuel prices skyrocketing and traffic congestion growing, now is the best time to re-evaluate your weekly transport, and what better way than with an electric powered scooter from EV Scooters Canterbury.

Founded by electric transport fans George and Julie Hayward, EV Scooters Canterbury ( gives customers the chance to choose from a wide range of quality electric scooters ideal for getting around. “We are a husband and wife team who believe that electric scooters and electric vehicles are the future in city transport,” the couple says. “Following the sale of a business that we ran for 25 years, we wanted to have an interest in the electric vehicle field.”

EV Scooters Canterbury currently has three models on offer. The Mango and Askmy X3 are practical, cost-effective, fold-up commuter scooters that can be transported in the boot of a vehicle, be unfolded and then ridden to your final destination. The Storm Cruiser S scooter is designed for larger distances and has an option to fit a pillion seat to carry two people.They are particularly suitable for golfers and for off-road recreational fun.

With additional models in the pipeline, the future of EV Scooters Ltd will be an exciting journey based on their philosophy of providing a top quality, unique and practical product for the South Island.
For more information or to book a test ride, email or give George a call on 021 0254 6489. Scooter finance is available through MTF Carlton Corner, phone 03 377 3735.