ADELAIDE, South Australia, Dec. 13, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Enertion Boards, a leading developer of high-performance electric skateboards, has debuted the Raptor 2-the world's most powerful direct drive electric skateboard. The Raptor 2 boasts a top speed of 28 mph and over 25-miles range per charge, making it the fastest, long range board of its kind. The new design is now available for pre-order exclusively through Kickstarter at introductory pricing.
The 2nd generation Raptor brings hill-climbing torque and range to the urban commuting experience for an easy and fast journey. The Raptor 2 offers the high-speed benefits of biking without the bulk or energy exertion, allowing for a more convenient commute. In addition, riders can avoid traffic congestion & make use of bike paths & shortcuts.
"Our world is constantly adapting to new technology," said Jason Potter, Founder of Enertion Boards. "If you live in a city, you are familiar with the stress and cost associate with owning a car. An electric skateboard is all you are ever going to need."
The Raptor 2 delivers key performance and technology upgrades, including interchangeable 360 Wh batteries, increased torque output and adjustable power levels for customized ride experience.
Raptor 2 Key Features:
- 360Wh Battery Power for over 25-miles of ride time between charges
- NANO-X Wireless Controller equipped with two rider modes for customizable acceleration and programmable speed capabilities
- Powerful Direct Drive System "with traction control" for superior handling and responsiveness at high speed
- Regenerative Brakes for improved agility and safety
Raptor 2 Tech Specs:
- Top speed: 28mph (45km/h)
- Battery range: 25 miles (40km) at high speed on flats (360Wh)
- Board weight: 9kg
- Charge Time: 2-2.5 hours
- Battery Life: Over 1000 Charges (easily replaceable)
- Deck Material: Carbon Fiber & Maple Composite with alloy handles
- Dimensions: Length 973mm – Width 274mm
About Enertion Boards
Enertion Boards, based in South Australia, is renowned for building high-performance electric skateboards with market-leading designs and top speed capabilities. The company launched the Raptor 1 in 2015, which achieved instant success and recognition, inspiring the expansion of new and improved products. Enertion Boards is committed to pushing the limits of electric skateboard performance & technology to new heart pumping heights.
To learn more about the Raptor 2, please visit the Kickstarter campaign: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/668913678/most-powerful-direct-drive-electric-skateboard-rap
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