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Swifty GO GT500 Stand-On Moped

£3,499.00 GBP
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The GT500 is made to order and currently only available in the UK. Pre-order now to join the waiting list. Estimated delivery date is July 2024

Contact us for other territories.

Pre Order Now

You will be charged a deposit today and the remaining balance before delivery.

Pre-order Terms & Conditions

To secure your spot on the exclusive waiting list for the SwiftyGO series, a deposit or full payment is necessary.

This deposit is fully refundable in the event of order cancellation.

You have the flexibility to modify or amend your order prior to shipment.

We'll maintain regular communication via email to update you on the estimated delivery date and when the final balance will be due.

UK Road Laws

Attention: This vehicle is certified by the DVSA and is subject to UK road laws, road regulations & traffic acts

General Information 

  • A Motorbike helmet must be worn when operating this vehicle on UK roads
  • This is a registered vehicle with the DVLA
  • Maximum permitted speed is 28mph
  • Maximum permitted Power output is 4000Watts
  • This Vehicle may be used on UK roads that do not have a minimum speed of above 30mph
  • This Vehicle may ONLY be used on roads in the UK

Vehicle Requirements

  • Valid Vehicle Insurance
  • Valid Vehicle Road Tax
  • Valid Vehicle MOT
  • Vehicle Number Plate attached to the approved location

Operator Requierments

  • The Operator of this vehicle must possess one or more of the below:
  • Full Vehicle Driving License with the AM Category 
  • Be of the minimum age permitted by the insurer and hold a provisional Vehicle driving license
  • Successfully completed Compulsory Basic Training (CBT)
  • Passed practical and theoretical tests associated with the CBT
Motor Insurance

Details of the insurance offering with our chosen partner, eavi are being finalised.

They are a specialist provider of electric vehicle and micro mobility insurance.

We’re told to expect premiums that will be in a similar pricing bracket to an annual e-moped policy.

International delivery

CURRENTLY THE GT500 IS ONLY AVAILABLE FOR UK CUSTOMERS

If you are ordering from outside of the UK, our website automatically charges prices excluding VAT/sales tax. However, you will be charged sales tax when your order reaches your destination country. You will be charged by the courier company. You may also be charged duty fees and a handling fee by the courier company. Unfortunately, we have no control over these charges and cannot predict the cost.

If any parcels are returned to us because import charges are higher than expected, we reserve the right to deduct any costs we may incur from your refund.

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Shipping and delivery

Various shipping options are available, including international delivery. Orders are typically processed before midday. Shipping costs will be calculated automatically at checkout based on your shipping address.

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Return & Refunds

We offer a no-hassle returns policy to any unused product with intact original packaging. For full-priced items, you have 30 days to contact us. For items bought during a sale, you have 14 days to contact us. You will need to provide proof of purchase. In these circumstances, you will be eligible for a full refund.

You will be eligible for a full refund of the cost of the product if you return your item unused with all original packaging intact. If you are returning your product from a country outside of the UK, you may have to cover the cost of the shipping charges.

For further details, go to our Return & Refunds Page.

Transform your journey with the Swifty GO GT500 Stand-On Moped. Built for on-road riding in the UK, discover the beautiful feeling and ease of riding this revolutionary UK road-legal electric scooter.

Designed with a commitment to rider safety and battery safety, the GT500 is optimised for your enjoyment. The distinctive 16-inch wheels and dual suspension provides unrivalled stability and control, while the intrinsically safe LFP battery provides peace of mind and extremely low cost power for your journey. Discover freedom and independence with the UK approved GT500 Stand-On Moped.

  • Max Speed: 24 mph / 38kph
  • Range: 25 miles / 40 km per charge
  • Motor: 500W rear hub motor
  • Battery: 36V LFP battery, 15Ah, 540Wh
  • Throttle: Grip twist
  • Fast charge 
  • Weight including battery: 34kg
  • Max Rider Weight: 120kgs
  • Pannier racks included
  • Adjustable and foldable handlebars
  • Dual suspension
  • Wheel size: 16” (305mm) x 2.125” pneumatic tyres
  • Running costs: £0.006 per mile (16p per charge)

RIDER SAFETY

Certified within the L1e vehicle category as a Stand-On Moped, the GT500 is equipped with safety features required for on-road riding. The stable geometry, 16-inch wheels and dual suspension ensure a flowy and safe ride, while the lights, indicators, tyres, brakes, horn adhere to stringent moped standards. A CBT license and motor insurance is required, and a motorcycle helmet must be worn.

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BATTERY SAFETY

Leading the way in battery safety, the Swifty GO is the only electric scooter equipped with an LFP battery (Lithium Ferro Phosphate). LFP is not prone to thermal runaway, making the Swifty GO battery one of the safest on the market. The 15Ah LFP battery powers a 500W motor providing 25 miles of range, costing you an astonishing £0.006 per mile.

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HARDWORKING UTILITY

Customise your ride to meet your needs. Share the load and utilise the front and rear pannier racks which provide 20kg of cargo capacity. The front pannier is ideal for a laptop bag or rucksack, while the rear pannier can hold 7.5 litre bags on each side for groceries, your lock and any waterproofs!

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FIX AND REPAIR

The Swifty GO electric scooters are built to ride and built to last. Easy to repair and maintain, as the design incorporates standardised components that are readily available. Wherever you are in the world, your Swifty GO can be serviced by your local bike shop.

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SwiftyGo Specifications

Speed

SwiftyGO G500 15.5mph (24.9km) 

SwiftyGO GT500 24 mph (37km)

Range

Single battery 12.4m (20km) 

Dual battery 40km (24.8km)

Weight

SwiftyGO G500 25kgs (55lbs)

SwiftyGO GT500 34kgs (74lbs)

Max rider weight

SwiftyGO G500 120kgs (264lbs)

SwiftyGO GT500 120kgs (264lbs)

Batteries

36v LPF inherently safe chemistry, single 7.5Ah or dual option 15Ah, 3000 charge cycles, Certified to UN38.3

Battery management

Enables dual batteries to be used at the same time.

Charger

5Ah LFP 43.8v fast charger. Charges both batteries independently at same time. Reverse, over and under current protection. 

Certified to safety standard IEC/EN60335, IEC / UL62368

Certified to EMC standard: FCC Part15,Class B , EN55032,EN55014 

Motor

500w (740W Peak) 60N.m torque, geared motor certification CE/RoHS/EN15194, IP65

Controller

23A controller, sin wave, CAN enabled, soft start function, limited to 15.5mph for G500 and limited to 23 mph for GT500

Throttle and display

Half twist throttle with kill switch, five modes, eco, mid, high, hill climb and limited 15.5mph mode.

Brakes

Tektro cable dual piston or Hydraulic four piston disk brake options, Front disk 160mm or 180mm rear disk 160mm

Front light

G500 option: 12v, 5w 100 Lux, IPX5,StVZO,ECE,ISO,CE approved

GT500 option: 12v,  8w, 800 lumen 200 Lux, IP68, approved for L1e-A/B

Rear Light

G500 option: 12v,  0.14w rear light, 1.2w brake light, IPX5, StVZO,ECE,ISO,CE approved, e-mark approved

GT500 option: 12v Tail light, rear brake and licence plate light, IP67, approved for L1e-A/B, e-mark approved

Indicators

Left and right thumb operated toggle switch for front and rear indicators, 12v, e-marked, hazard warning indicator function. 

Frame

Steel frame with 60mm tubing, 2mm structural armour plated battery shell, colour options available

Front Fork Suspension

Coil spring system, with adjustable preload and mechanical lock-out system. Travel 30mm. Steering lock for GT500

Rear fork

Steel tube construction, with kickstand mounting points, disk brake mount

Rear suspension

Air ride suspension with adjustable pressure and ride height.

Folding stem

Black alloy folding stem with height adjustment 

Stem

3D forged alloy, twist 90 degrees left or right for ultra slim storage. Extension 75mm, bore 31.8mm, Tested to DIN EN ISO 15194

Bars

Comfort bars, 640mm wide, 31.8 bore, 6160-T6 Alloy, Tested to DIN EN ISO4210

Grips

Dura cork, Black or Tan leather option

Mudguards

Steel 50mm wide black as standard, colour options available.

Front wheel

Single wall steel wide rim, rivet nipple holes, 28 spokes, cartridge bearings, quick release

Rear wheel

Single wall steel wide rim, rivet nipple holes, 28 spokes, Electric hub motor

Tyres

G500 CST 16 inch 305mm x  2.125

GT500 Schwalbe Pickup 16 inch 305mm x 2.15 E-Mark approved Max 60 PSI

Footplate

18mm Birch plywood available in Blond, Black or Oak colour options. 

Grip Tape

Black as standard printed colours and graphics options available.

Front pannier

Laptop pannier with plywood base or tray pannier option, max load 10kgs 

Rear pannier

Dual rail with plywood top, Max load 10kgs, will accept dual 15L pannier bags. 

 

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How can we help?

FAQ

GT500 FAQs

Is this the first UK road-legal stand-on moped?

Yes, this is the first manufactured UK road-legal stand-on moped. It is designed for UK use only. It is approved by the DVSA via the Individual Vehicle Approval system. It is not type approved under the EU vehicle directive.

Is the GT500 available in other countries?

The GT500 is a vehicle registered in the UK and approved by the UK DVSA, we have plans to make this vehicle available in other countries however this will take some time. Please get in touch and or join our mailing list to stay informed.

What’s the process to get riding?

It’s just like buying a car or moped. First decide on your desired colour and spec of your vehicle, you have the option to pay a deposit to reserve your vehicle. Then make sure you have a valid CBT (Compulsory Basic Training) or motorcycle license. You can then check if you are eligible for motor insurance with our recommended provider eavi.uk. Once you receive an insurance quote, you can purchase your vehicle. When it is ready, it will be delivered by courier to you or a registered retailer. You can activate your insurance by registering your vehicle registration number with eavi.uk. Your insurance cover will commence and you’re good to go!

Are there any rider restrictions?

At the moment, the age restrictions are governed by the insurance product available. Even though you can obtain a CBT at 16 years old,  the insurance product that we recommend does have age restrictions. The insurance is only available to riders aged 21 and 70 years old. This vehicle is tested to a max load of 120kg including cargo. Riders must wear a motorcycle helmet and gloves. Riders must follow rules of the road as set out in the Highway Code.

Can I insure more than one rider so we can share the vehicle?

Details of the insurance offering with our chosen partner, eavi are being finalised.

They are a specialist provider of electric vehicle and micro mobility insurance.

We’re told to expect premiums that will be in a similar pricing bracket to an annual e-moped policy.

We have been informed by eavi that you can insure up to three people on the GT500

Where can I test-ride the GT500 Stand-on Moped?

Test rides are available by appointment only at Swifty Scooters HQ, Unit 4 Rupert Park, London Road South, Poynton Stockport, SK12 1PQ email info@swiftyscooters.com to make an appointment.

Do I need to pay tax and obtain an MOT for the GT500 Stand-On Moped?

The GT500  is an electric motor vehicle and currently exempt from UK vehicle road tax. The GT500 comes with a 3 year MOT, and will then need an annual MOT certificate.

Can the GT500 be used with more than one rider? 

No the GT500 cannot be used with a second rider. No pillion passengers are permitted.