Xootr News – May 2014

On the Xootr Blog

Tommy Chong on his Xootr Kick Scooter:
Those of us of a certain demographic recall with great fondness Tommy Chong of Cheech and Chong. Tommy was nice enough to provide a little video of him scooting around his house. Check it out on the blog.


LUNAR Wins National Design Award

Possibly the most prestigious design award in the United States is given by the Smithsonian Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum. LUNAR design won for product design this year. Their portfolio included the Xootr kick scooter. How cool is that? You can see the whole portfolio and read about the award here.

The Cartoon Meet Billie

Here’s the next of the cartoons drawn by Christophe Koch.

Billie Beetzwaken Xootr Cartoon

Meet Billie – Episode 3

 Ask Dr. Beetzwaken

  • Are 406mm (i.e., “bmx size”) bicycle wheels as fast as the standard 700C?
  • The short answer: not quite, but you probably won’t notice unless you try to race on them.

Read the full story on the Xootr website including some power calculations.

If you have questions you’d like Dr. Beetzwaken to answer, shoot us an email (info@xootr.com)

Social Media

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The most popular post on our Facebook page this month was this photo …

Elizabeth Rufo is enjoying her Xootr in Singapore!