Razor Pocket Mod (Hot Mod) Reviews

Razor Pocket Mod (Hot Mod)

  • Scaled-down European-styled scooter with powerful electric motor
  • Carries riders at speeds of up to 15 mph
  • Storage compartment under padded seat
  • Twelve-inch pneumatic tires for maximum power transfer; retractable kickstand
  • Recommended for ages 12 and older (150-pound weight limit); 90-day warranty

Exclusive to Amazon.com. This Pocket Mod is a set of wheels that is sure to be the hottest accessory on the block. Vintage-inspired styling meets high performance with the classic Italian scooter design. Reminiscent of the classic Vespa, the Razor Pocket Mod Electric Scooter radiates Euro-spy chic while cruising at speeds of up to 12 mph for up to 10 miles on a single charge. It’s the perfect vehicle for short commutes, running errands or zipping down to your favorite sidewalk café.

List Price: $ 289.99

Price: $ 229.99

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2 thoughts on “Razor Pocket Mod (Hot Mod) Reviews

  1. 256 of 259 people found the following review helpful
    5.0 out of 5 stars
    QUIET and so fun!, November 13, 2006
    By 
    Amber Smith “Noah’s Mom” (Tacoma, WA) –
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    When my 11-year old started begging for an electric scooter, we were very hesitant. A neighbor has one and it’s the stand-up kind with a VERY loud motor that drives us nuts on the weekends. We gave in, and went shopping. While we were reviewing the standing scooter, we noticed the Razor Pocket Mod and it was the SAME PRICE! I, of course, thought it was adorable and my daughter was easily swayed.

    It was easy to put together and charge, however pumping the tires was a wee bit difficult just because of the angle required. The tires are nice and fat/sturdy, too, so riding offroad or over small rocks wasn’t an issue. The biggest thing we noticed though, was that it is AMAZINGLY QUIET! What a blessing compared to the neighbor’s noisy scooter! It practically ‘purrs’ and you don’t even hear it until you are right next to it.

    Seeing her ride it is incredible! It is VERY easy for any child that can balance and ride a bike. The handle brakes/gas takes a bit of getting used to, but after a few days she was a pro! Her papa rides a motorcycle, so he was dying to check it out. Weighing in about 180lbs, he was able to ride it as well! My daughter got a big kick out of that.

    The battery lasts quite a while! An hour may not sound like a lot of time, but if it’s not continuous (kids stop/start chat/ride/play) it can last hours. It charges quickly and easily, and it’s small and fits well in the side of the garage. Though she’s 11, we were told by the salesman that younger kids who are responsible can definitely ride it.

    It IS fast, though, which was a bit unnerving at first. It doesn’t sound like 15 MPH is that fast (I think that’s what it is), but when you see your child going down a hill that fast – it seems quite scary! It doesn’t turn quite as sharply as a bike or standing scooter can, so they have to learn it’s limitations. Definitely get a helmet and kneepads!

    This is the BEST ITEM we have purchased for her in YEARS! Highly recommended!

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  2. 101 of 105 people found the following review helpful
    5.0 out of 5 stars
    Excellent Scooter!, December 30, 2005
    By 
    Stacey M. Barich “Action Girl” (Baltimore, MD USA) –
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    = Durability:4.0 out of 5 stars  = Fun:5.0 out of 5 stars  = Educational:5.0 out of 5 stars 

    My daughter has been asking for a power wheels motorcycle for the last two years. We were hesitant to buy power wheels since the maximum rider weight is so low and she’d quickly outgrow it.

    When we saw the Razor mod, it was appealing for several reasons..

    #1- It has a maximum rider weight of 225 meaning even my husband and I could ride it!

    #2- The price is totally reasonable

    #3- Electric power means we can store it indoors

    #4- The size is perfect for our daughter.

    #5- It looks like a Vespa!

    The box says it’s for ages 12 and over, but I think that’s a bit silly. Our daughter is just 8 and is also the smallest kid in 3rd grade and the scooter is perfectly sized for her. My husband and I both ride full size Vespas, and the scale of the Razor mod fits the same criteria we used when purchasing our bikes- she can put both feet flat on the ground and have room to shift her weight, she can reach/operate the controls easily, and is able to sit squarely on the seat. She can also manage the weight well enough to push the scooter, and get it on and off the center stand by herself.

    The bike handles very similarly to a regular bicycle and has enough power to pull hills. She was able to hop on and start riding like she’d been riding this bike her whole life.

    I can’t recommend this item enough. It’s been ridden daily in varying degrees of cold winter days and was the #1 hit of Christmas at our house. Set up took about 15 minutes.

    The picture shows a regular bike helmet as protective gear, we are using a real youth sized motorcycle helmet since it offers face protection. Our daughter thinks the real helmet is cooler as she feels like she’s riding a real scooter like we have.

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