BMW C evolution electric scooter review

Is the BMW badge enough to tempt buyers of two-wheelers towards battery power?

Roland Brown reviews the BMW electric scooter over at the Telegraph

BMW C evolution

  • Drivetrain Liquid-cooled electric motor, single-speed transmission
  • Price/on sale £13,500/now
  • Power/torque 48bhp @ 4,650rpm/53lb ft @ 0-4,500rpm
  • Top speed 75mph (electronically limited)
  • Range 60 miles (estimated)
  • Verdict Quick, fine-handling scooter that is fun to ride, but suffers from lack of storage space, plus familiar electric vehicle drawbacks of high price and modest range
  • Telegraph rating Three out of five stars