Now that you’ve made the decision to buy a motorized scooter, you need to choose the right type for your individual needs. One option that seems to suit a number of people is a 4-wheel scooter. And, for those who require a portable mobility solution, a compact, four-wheel scooter that easily disassembles, may be an even better choice.
Why Get a 4 Wheel Travel Scooter?
People purchase mobility scooters for many different reasons. Four top reasons for choosing a 4-wheel portable scooter are listed below.
1. Enhanced Stability for Safer Outdoor Use
The broad configuration of a 4-wheel motorized scooter adds stability, making it safer for driving over outdoor terrain. This comes in handy with a travel scooter, allowing it to be driven across a wider variety of surface areas where additional balance might be necessary.
2. Larger Wheel Base for an Improved Ride
The wider front wheel base and broader chassis frame of a 4-wheel scooter, as compared to some 3-wheel models, can benefit taller and/or heavier persons by evenly distributing weight over the front and rear sections. For some, this helps to improve the experience of renewed mobility.
3. Adjustable Seating Options for Added Comfort Some 4-wheel travel scooters feature height adjustable seats, adjustable arm rests and adjustable steering tillers. These adaptable seating systems add to the comfort of the individual user.
4. Tool-Free Disassembly for Easier Transport
Travel scooters are built for convenient transport and storage. There are some scooters, like the Phoenix 4-wheel HD and the 4-wheel Spitfire EX, that disassemble into smaller parts for easy loading into a car, truck or van. The pieces just as easily reassemble without any tools. Talk about convenience!
There you have it: Enhanced stability, increased comfort, adjustable features and convenient portability. Combine all this with simplified online shopping, free standard shipping* and an exciting selection of stylish, highly maneuverable scooters to choose from, and you have plenty of good reasons to get a travel scooter from Hoveround.
Just call 1-800-308-9295 for more information. You can also visit Hoveround online anytime, to choose from among our many products for the mobility solutions you need.
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Motorized scooters may not be suitable for everyone. Consultation with a physician, and/or a mobility specialist, will best determine the most appropriate solution for individual mobility needs.
This article is for general, informational purposes only.