SANTA MONICA, Calif., Sept. 19, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- OjO Electric today announced an official global licensing agreement with Ford Motor Company to create an exclusive line of six Ford OjO Commuter Scooters®. These unique scooters will draw visual inspiration from classic and contemporary Ford vehicles while integrating OjO's innovative design and technology. Beginning in January 2018, the Ford OjO Commuter Scooter will be available for purchase at retailers nationwide as well as online at www.ojoelectric.com. Select models of the Ford OjO Commuter Scooter will be previewed at interbike in Las Vegas, NV September 20 – 22, 2017.
Major cities around the world are rapidly expanding bike lane travel with both designated and protected bike lanes. The OjO Commuter Scooter is poised to perfectly compliment this growing trend and to fulfill this emerging desire for urban transportation.
"We're thrilled at the opportunities the new Ford OjO Commuter Scooters offer to introduce more people to the benefits of electric scooters," said CEO of OjO Electric, Don Ratner. "With zero emissions, our line of OjO Commuter Scooters are smart, sustainable transportation for a clean ride."
"OjO's innovation and creativity are the perfect complement to our global brand promise," said Marketing Manager, Global Brand Licensing of Ford Motor Company, Betsy McKelvey.
The ultimate two-wheel smart scooter, OjO Commuter Scooter, incorporates the latest in technology with a sleek, patented ergonomic design, HyperGear motor and gear system to power up hills. The OjO Commuter Scooter supports an incredible 300 pound weight capacity yet only weights 65 pounds with its unique heavy gauge all-welded aluminum chassis, and complies with the same rules and guidelines as the electric bicycle market, requiring no license. Equipped with a patented on-board charger with retractable cord and plug, The OjO Commuter Scooter affords riders the ability to charge at any standard 110V wall outlet.
About OjO Electric
The OjO was conceived in early 2014 by a group of well-seasoned inventors and entrepreneurs; Don Ratner, Dale Seiden, Alan Shapiro and Bill Woodward in Santa Monica, California who came together to create a new form of sustainable transportation for the bike lane. OjO Electric is dedicated to delivering unparalleled quality, luxury, and fun while earning the highest level of customer satisfaction and loyalty. The OjO team is on a mission to be part of revolutionizing the rebirth of transportation for a better planet. Take a look at the OjO Commuter Scooter® in action HERE. For more information visit www.ojoelectric.com; and follow on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.
Ford Motor Company trademarks and trade dress used under license to OjO Electric, LLC. OjO Commuter Scooter® is a registered trademark of OjO Electric, Inc.
For further information please contact:
Kristen Seeley, VP of Marketing
Tel: (614) 578-5994
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