GIO Italia (MK) 500w Electric Scooter
All new 2013 GIO Italia (MK) 500w Electric Scooter is all about style, comfort, performance, smooth acceleration and quality. You won’t have to roll up one pant leg on your commute to work with the GIO Italia. Cruise up to 32 km per hour and with a 55 km range* this easy cruiser will get you to work on time and your parties fashionably late! Powered by a 500W peak, 350W continuous brushless electric motor, this scooter has beautiful styling to go along with easy, smooth handling and ample power. Forget about paying for gas, insurance, parking, and no driver’s license required, just charge it and go.
The GIO Italia features heavy-duty front drum brakes and a rear EABS (Electronic Absorption Braking System) which recharges the battery when braking, extending range. The handlebars feature all the controls you expect out of a scooter, including front and rear brake levers, throttle, turn signals, horn, cruise control, high/low beam headlights. A digital LCD heads-up display tells you all the vitals you need to know cruising around, including speed, battery level, motor output, odometer and more.
Note: Ride on bike lanes, road shoulders or pedestrian/bike paths, just like a bicycle.
Many reasons to choose GIO Electric Scooter?
Smooth acceleration - GIO scooters are famous for having smooth, non jerky, power distribution. With the slight twist of the throttle it will gain speed smoothly, and gently, just the way it should.
Adequate legal power - Weather you live in the downtown core or on the top of the mountain, your GIO scooter will get you there in a jiffy.
Reliable and refined technology - We found the secret sauce between travel distance, performance and quality.
Easy maintenance - All vital GIO components are placed strategically in order to access them when needed i.e. easy access, removable batteries, controller, motor.
Great features - Cruise control, anti-theft alarm system, EABS, digital gauges.
Standard options - Non removable matts, folding pedals, chain derailer mechanism.
Unique colors - Matte black, Azure, Orange
Warranty - 2013 models come with stress free 1 year bumper to bumper warranty.
Features and Benefits at glance:
DA Technology - DA helps to conserve the energy resulting in longer travel distance, more power going up the hill. Results in 15% better pefromance then 2012 model.
All new posh European design - The best looking model on the market leaving competition in the dust.
Upgraded seat - Much more comfortable seating compared to 2012 Italia. It is also wider.
Non removable mats - Your mat will never be blown away by the wind. Also easy to remove and wash.
Cruise Control - Hold throttle to the maximum for about 10 seconds for cruise control to engage.
Digital LCD gauges - Shows speed, range, amp meter, current trip.
Back trunk - Adds more storage space. Trunk comes standard. (Not pictured but included).
Unique new colors - Totally cool and unique, featuring matte black, and azure.
Security alarm - Comes standard on all GIO scooters.
New and improved pedaling mechanism - Pedal cranks are more narrow then on older models. Will never lose pedals or cranks while riding.
Foldable pedals - Great accessory comes standard.
Smart Charger - ULc certified charger with repair function.
16x3.00 wheels and tires - Wider then 2012 Italia.
1 YEAR BUMPER TO BUMPER LIMITED WARRANTY
Available only through Authorized GIO dealer !
Motor: 500w peak (350w Continuous) Brushless
Battery: 48V12AH Lead Acid
Controller: 17AH with DA Technology
Range: 50 – 60 km (31.1 – 40.4 mi)*
Top Speed: 32km/h Limited
Charge time: 6 – 8 hours
Wheels/tires: F 16x3.0 / R 16x3.0
Front brakes: Drum
Back brakes: Drum with the lock
Tires: Front with tube, Rear with tube
Plastic: ABS high quality with new paint technology
Display: LCD Digital
Speeds: Two speeds Low and High
Cruise Control : Yes
Front Shocks: hydraulic front motorcycle shocks
Back Shocks: Dual spring shocks
Security Alarm: Yes
Colors: Unique flat black and Azure
Carpet: Non removable carpet
GIO Logos: Yes
Foldable pedals: Included (Standard)
Load capacity: 150 kg (330.7 lb.)
Assembled dimensions (L x W x H):
172.7 cm x 68.6 cm x 104.1 cm (68 in. x 27 in. x 41 in.)
Weight: 70 kg (154.3 lb.) with battery