The new urban mobility solution from the Golden Wing brand was initially presented for the North American market: the Honda Motocompact, a type of electric scooter with a very particular geometry but a series of arguments that make it the ideal companion for the day and at the same time contributes to Reduction of pollutant emissions.
The Motocompacto is perceived in its shapes like a credit card, and yes, that was the designers’ idea, because just as a card fits easily in a wallet or a pocket, the Honda Motocompacto fits in any room, place and environment such as public transportation; with a durable shell to withstand the attacks of daily life; It is easy to store and store as its dimensions of 74.1 cm long, 53.5 cm high and just 9.5 cm wide allow it to fit in the trunk of a car, under a bed or in a small corner in the classroom the Motocompacto is stored).
A milestone in personal mobility
When Honda thought of the Motocompact, it thought of a solution for people who want to transport themselves easily, safely and economically and help reduce their carbon footprint; And it did it: the electric scooter is available at a very affordable price as it costs only $ 995 and the reserves have already been exhausted as insurance companies that offer designated driver service recognized the potential of the Honda Motocompact as the worker can easily move there Perform the service, store the scooter in the trunk of the car, when finished, simply remove it, assemble it and continue. There are also many reservations in very crowded cities, where the Motocompacto acts as a connection between public transport such as the subway or simply directly to the destination, depending on the distance to be covered.
Compact motorcycle in numbers
The single-seater offers modest but sufficient values for its purpose, starting with its top speed of 24 km/h, which it reaches in 7 seconds, the autonomy is 20 kilometers and it is charged to 100% in 3.5 hours with the one supplied Adapter that can be plugged into any standard power outlet, you can charge it in the office, on campus or in the living room. The load capacity is 120 kg.
The Motocompacto engine is mounted on the front wheel and a drum brake is installed on the rear wheel. In the lighting part, it has LED lights in both the rear brake light and the front light; The Motocompacto has a parking base with an anchoring system in case it needs to be parked in a motorcycle or bicycle parking space. The dashboard has a simple display that shows speed, load, indicator light on, lock, Bluetooth connection, etc. Riding mode (customizable by the user via the Motocompacto app). By the way, the app offers a number of options such as the status of the scooter, consumption and a usage recommendation according to the distance to be covered, as well as setting speed limits to make the most of the charging process.
Honda offers the possibility of customizing the Honda Motocompact with a range of skins previously offered by the brand or depending on the customer’s specific tastes. It also offers a corporate customization system for companies.
Honda and emission-free mobility
The brand with the golden wings had already presented a vision of the future with a very complete portfolio of electric vehicles looking towards the year 2030, and although the Motocompacto was not presented as one of these options, it has surprisingly arrived to take Honda’s first steps The American market is worried about electric mobility as they currently only have hybrid cars and their first 100% electric SUV will be launched in 2024. We hope that the Motocompact will soon be successful and expand to other markets.