How to transport a scooter?
If you hire transport company to move your scooter from one place to another, it would be best if it’s delivered in a way better shape than when you would decide to drive the whole distance yourself.
If you put your mind to figuring out the safest and hassle-free way to transport it, your sigle-track vehicle will be grateful to you for that 🙂
Thanks to some useful protection tips you can avoid damage, dents and scrapings that are likely to happen when a scooter is not well cared for during transport.
Let’s dive into details!
The key to success is to make sure your moped is protected from moving to the sides.
„ For a scooter to stay still during transport we need to make sure that its not tilted to the side and that there is no option that it will shift around” – said Dariusz Kikoła, owner of PHU Derek – company specializing in selling bikes, scooters and motorcycles.
Depending on the size of scooter you can choose transport methods similar to these used when transporting a motorcycle – transporting scooter in a van or on the trailer.
Below, you can find another one – transporting on a pallet:
1. Make sure that the scooter does not stick out of the pallet
2. Strap down the following elements:
– scooter trunk (both sides)
– panels holding the handlebar
3. Protect the scooter with a strech foil
4. Wait for transport provider to load the scooter with a forklift
If you are planning to buy or transport a scooter you can get multiple quotes and compare them here: