Yamaha E01 e-scooter unveiled!

Yamaha has now unveiled the E01 electric scooter in its home country of Japan

The electric maxi-scooter is currently offered for demonstration purposes and is not on sale.

The E01’s design is pretty close to the concept that was displayed at multiple auto shows.

It gets the same bulky body work with a spine in the middle and a mildly scooped single piece seat.

It’s powered by a 8.1kW motor and gets a claimed range of 104km from its lithium-ion battery.

three riding modes (power, standard and eco), traction control system, regenerative braking, reverse function, a SIM card and GPS function and an LCD.