• Mihail Valentin HORNEA, Eng
  • Daniel DOBRE, Ph.D. Eng. University Politehnica of Bucharest
Keywords: electric scooter, conceptual design, last-mile distances, personal transportation, storage


It can be observed that today we live in a hectic environment, filled with lots of strict deadlines
which we are obliged to meet by society standards. Today we have to be in a place at ten a.m. and one
kilometer away at 10:05. Transportation is probably one of the most essential instruments of our success in
modern society, and fits in the same category as skill. In this idea, the paper develops the design of an
electric scooter having mechanisms used to improve the transportation and storage characteristics, and in
the end the best solution will be proposed. There will also be presented some design ideas of three
constructive solutions iteratively refined.

Author Biographies

Mihail Valentin HORNEA, Eng

Master student, Engineering Graphics and Industrial Design Department,
University Polytechnica of Bucharest, Romania.

Daniel DOBRE, Ph.D. Eng., University Politehnica of Bucharest

University Politehnica of Bucharest, Department of Engineering
Graphics and Industrial Design, Romania.


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How to Cite
HORNEA, M. V., & DOBRE, D. (2018). THE CONCEPTUAL DESIGN OF AN ULTRALIGHT ELECTRIC SCOOTER. Journal of Industrial Design and Engineering Graphics, 13(1), 5-12. Retrieved from