Investors are pouring record levels of capital into bike and scooter technology. We map out companies driving innovation in shared vehicle networks, vehicle design, charging infrastructure, and more.
Electric bikes and scooters are transforming mobility in the US and across the globe.
People are increasingly turning to these emerging methods of transportation to cut costs and travel shorter-distance trips.
Adoption has been swift — in 2017, the number of bike-sharing bicycles in the US more than doubled to roughly 100,000. Electric scooter firms are simultaneously deploying hundreds of scooters at a time into major metropolitan areas.
Batteries are also cheaper and lighter than ever before, a positive signal for scalability and commercialization for electric bikes, scooters, and mopeds.
Given the favorable backdrop, investors see opportunity in the micromobility space moving forward.
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We used the CB Insights database to identify private companies in the bike and scooter tech space across categories including sharing platforms, vehicle design, and charging infrastructure.