Four Must-Have's for the City Scooter Commuter

Here's what you need or should always have handy!

1. Big Lock - Consider your routine and where your bike might be at the highest risk of theft. Keep your mind at ease knowing you took the step to ensure the security of your bike. Abus offers a variety of levels of security to help prevent theft of your city scooter. Including, heavy duty chain locks and super secure disk locks.

Our recommendation for a sturdy chain lock:

ABUS, STEEL-O-CHAIN LOCK, 880/110, 7MM X 110CM(43")

ABUS, STEEL-O-CHAIN LOCK, 880/110, 7MM X 110CM(43")

Or a formidable disk lock:

ABUS DETECTO 7000 RS1 SONIC RED ALARMED DISC LOCK

ABUS DETECTO 7000 RS1 SONIC RED ALARMED DISC LOCK

 

2. All-Weather Gear - Make sure when riding you wear gear that is perfect for any situation. When thinking of your safety, also consider the weather conditions and how it could affect your overall ride. 

We recommend, Speed and strength for optimum safety or Frogg Toggs for ultimate weather resistance.

For Men:

The Speed and Strength® Hammer Down™ textile motorcycle jacket has an AR500 super stretch-fit frame and features removable Vault™ C.E. approved shoulder, elbow and spine protectors.

The Speed and Strength® Hammer Down™ textile motorcycle jacket has an AR500 super stretch-fit frame and features removable Vault™ C.E. approved shoulder, elbow and spine protectors.

Road Toad Reflective Rain Jacket. The Classic 50 Road Toad action suit is ultra lightweight yet built for the demands of the highway. 100% Waterproof and breathable material.

Road Toad Reflective Rain Jacket. The Classic 50 Road Toad action suit is ultra lightweight yet built for the demands of the highway. 100% Waterproof and breathable material.

 

For Women:

The Speed and Strength® Tough Love™ women’s textile motorcycle jacket features a water resistant AR-700 frame with reflective trim and removable Vault™ C.E. approved shoulder, elbow and spine protectors.

The Speed and Strength® Tough Love™ women’s textile motorcycle jacket features a water resistant AR-700 frame with reflective trim and removable Vault™ C.E. approved shoulder, elbow and spine protectors.

The Women’s Sweet “T” bomber style jacket is built for the demands of the highway, using FroggToggs' classic non woven polypropylene technology that’s 100% waterproof and breathable. 

The Women’s Sweet “T” bomber style jacket is built for the demands of the highway, using FroggToggs' classic non woven polypropylene technology that’s 100% waterproof and breathable. 

 

3. Cover - taking precautions to ensure up-keep of your bike! Keep in mind that covering your bike protects it from all weather conditions including the sun. A cover is a great investment that will guarantee a pristine exterior condition for your scooter when not in use. There is an array of scooter shapes and sizes and a scooter cover that is right for you scooter!

CoverMax Deluxe sooter cover

CoverMax Deluxe sooter cover

 

4. Trunk - not only does a trunk add extra carrying space, it also adds extra protection to the back end of your scooter by adding higher visibility to traffic around you. You can find them in all shapes and colors to fit your needs or style. 

Universal Top Case Scooter Trunks come in multiple sizes

Universal Top Case Scooter Trunks come in multiple sizes

 

 

Hopefully this helped put you four steps closer to being that much more prepared as a city scooter commuter!