HAYWARD, Calif., Sept. 22, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- EPIKGO, a new player in the electric scooter industry, today announced the launch of the self-entitled EPIKGO Classic Self-Balancing Scooter its flagship product. The EPIKGO Classic is UL 2272 certified and adheres to the industry's highest standard assuring users of no potential fire or electrical hazards.
With intentions of becoming the new leaders in the industry, EPIKGO created a product that can go virtually anywhere. 400W dual motors make EPIKGO nearly two times more powerful than the traditional balance-board model. The Classic has been tested to scale slopes ranging up to 15°. After military-grade testing this model was deemed IP54 certified, meaning it is water resistant and semi-submersible. With a high speed rating of 10 miles per hour, the EPIKGO is faster than the leading competitor.
"We are ecstatic to introduce EPIKGO to the world," said Brian Westphal, EPIKGO's CMO. "Safety became a huge issue within the balance-board industry and we took it upon ourselves to tackle it head on with a board that is next level in terms of both safety and performance. We are confident that EPIKGO is indeed that product."
EPIKGO Classic Series- $599.99
- More powerful due to 400W dual motors
- Bright LED headlights that light up the night
- All- terrain tires for riding through grass, sand, dirt, etc.
- 8.5" Concentrated rubber tires
- IP54 Ingress rated for dust and water intrusion
- Up to 10 miles on a single charge
Based in Silicon Valley, CA, the EPIKGO team decided that it was time to establish a new leader in the balancing board industry in terms of safety and performance. EPIKGO is working to usher in the new generation of electric self balance boards by being one of few brands in the industry to meet UL certification standards. The EPIKGO brand stands out because our products are designed for a multi-environment world. The multiple model rollout allows for riders to choose an appropriate board for wherever their journey may take them. Take a ride on EPIKGO and watch your adventure unfold.
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