Segway Inc. and Ninebot Limited have recently launched a new set of products that would give more options to its customers. The launch, which was held on November 10, at Intramuros Manila, was attended by several personalities including members of the media, representatives of travel agencies, tourism and transportation associations, and government agencies.
PARTNERSHIP BETWEEN THE TWO LEADING BRANDS
One of the current trends in transportation is the short-distance transportation vehicles. The leading manufacturers in this type of technology are Segway Philippines and Ninebot Limited. These products are the two-wheeled electric vehicles that use zero-emission technology, thus making it a huge step forward to solve environmental challenges.
This technology has been brought to the Philippines to transform lifestyles by introducing transportation in a unique, green, and fun way! Through their innovations, it is now common to see security personnel, regular golfers and tourists on the beach getting on this mode of short-distance transportation.
Segway Inc. and Ninebot Limited are two companies, previously working independently, who have come to a mutual decision to combine their manufacturing prowess in short-distance transportation small electric vehicles. They are both expert companies in the personal electronic transportation industry. Both advocates of green technology, together they will focus on research and development of means to further improve and promote the use of this eco-friendly personal transportation.
Segway’s range of products includes two types of models, i2 and x2, each further classified according to purpose. These include the i2 Commuter, i2 Cargo, i2 Patroller, x2 Patroller, x2 Turf and x2 Golf – each of which has its own specification and function. Ninebot on the other hand proudly present their products featuring high quality performance with Android and iOS compatibility – the Ninebot One, Ninebot Elite and Ninebot mini.
Ninebot Elite weighs only 21kg without the operation bar, equipped with a 670Wh high capacity battery pack which increases Ninebots’s mileage to 30-45 km.
Ninebot One is an intelligent and fashionable Ninebot Mini has a max speeed of 18km/h, is also
personal transportation tool with interactive super stable due to its dynamic balance function.
THE NEWEST WAY OF DISCOVERING OLD MANILA
This year, Segway Inc. formally launched The NavigatourManila. This tour includes Club Intramuros Golf Course, Intramuros, and other tourist spots in Manila such as Manila Bay and Rizal Park. The tours are all guided to facilitate safe and easy use of the vehicles.
This movement is in partnership with the Tourism Infrastructure and Enterprise Zone Authority (TIEZA), with the support of the Manila City Government to provide unique and exciting tours featuring the historical wonders of the city using a modern mode of transportation. The Navigtour Manila is a bold step to promote ecotourism in the city, and soon the whole country.