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  • Why is URB-E Portable Commuting Scooter the Perfect Vehicle for Urban Areas?

    Posted by Simon Caballero on

    Urban life is fun in many ways but there are some instances when you want to flee from the tensions this life brings to the plate. One of the major areas of concern in urban areas is the growing traffic problems and lack of solutions. People are getting tired of using metro system flooded with passengers all the time which also give pickpockets a chance to make more money. The situation in Los Angeles is no different. In such an appalling scenario, it is important to look for options that can save time and keep you from other hassles as...

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  • Kourtney Kardashian rides the URB-E lightweight electric scooter

    Posted by Simon Caballero on

    Check out Kourtney Kardashian riding custom designed URB-E lightweight electric scooters that Kanye West bought for Christmas with KILLSPENCER grips! If you were wondering what the lightweight electric scooter that Kourtney Kardashian is riding on her Instagram story, it’s an URB-E! Kourtney Kardashian is a famous television personality that is most famous for appearing and producing the hit TV series Keeping up with the Kardashians. Kourtney’s younger sister is Kim Kardashian West married to the famous rapper Kanye West.

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  • How do you take a bicycle on the Metro?

    Posted by Simon Caballero on

    Taking your bike, scooter, or URB-E on the Metro is as easy as walking onto the train or bus.   All Metro buses have two bike racks on the front, except for the Orange Line, which has three racks. Arrive at the bus stop a few minutes early and wait on the sidewalk. The Metro recommends that in the case bike racks are full, wait for the next bus. Always tell the bus driver which stop you are getting off on to give yourself ample time to remove your bike. If you have an URB-E or a scooter, you can...

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  • Buy URB-E get a free 7 day pass from Metrolink

    Posted by Simon Caballero on

    On paper URB-E's range is 20 miles on one charge, an industry best in its own right. In reality it is a magnitude more than that. In Southern California URB-E can now take you over 534 miles, with a helping hand from our new partners at Metrolink. By conquering the first and last mile, the distance to and from trains, buses and ride sharing services, URB-E can help take you wherever you need to go faster than anything else, no matter how far. And now, in partnership with Metrolink, every new URB-E comes with a redeemable promo code for a 7 day...

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  • Buy URB-E get a free 7 day pass from Metrolink

    Posted by Simon Caballero on

    On paper URB-E's range is 20 miles on one charge, an industry best in its own right. In reality it is a magnitude more than that. In Southern California URB-E can now take you over 534 miles, with a helping hand from our new partners at Metrolink. By conquering the first and last mile, the distance to and from trains, buses and ride sharing services, URB-E can help take you wherever you need to go faster than anything else, no matter how far. And now, in partnership with Metrolink, every new URB-E comes with a redeemable promo code for a 7 day...

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  • URB-E Sets Industry Warranty Standard

    Posted by Simon Caballero on

    From the start, we knew that in order to for URB-E to reach our standards of construction quality, that it would have to be made right here in our Los Angeles backyard. Crafted from aircraft grade 6061 aluminum, on the most cutting edge HAAS CNC machines available, each and every URB-E that comes out of Old Town Pasadena assembly facility is the pinnacle of modern urban transportation. Our dedication to locally made products doesn't end when an URB-E reaches the hands of its customer however. Since every URB-E is 100% made in Southern California, we are able to offer an industry standard...

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  • URB-E Sets Industry Warranty Standard

    Posted by Simon Caballero on

    From the start, we knew that in order to for URB-E to reach our standards of construction quality, that it would have to be made right here in our Los Angeles backyard. Crafted from aircraft grade 6061 aluminum, on the most cutting edge HAAS CNC machines available, each and every URB-E that comes out of Old Town Pasadena assembly facility is the pinnacle of modern urban transportation. Our dedication to locally made products doesn't end when an URB-E reaches the hands of its customer however. Since every URB-E is 100% made in Southern California, we are able to offer an industry standard...

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  • URB-E Now Available at BOARDLife!

    Posted by Simon Caballero on

    We are beyond thrilled to announce that our friends at BOARDLife skate shop now carry the Black Label City Edition URB-E! Founded on the principle of bringing skateboarding to the masses, regardless of age, gender, skill level or background, BOARDLife is dedicated to changing its customers lives for the better. URB-E fits this mission statement perfectly. Saving users on average over 4 days of time per year, URB-E reinvents the way people live their lives and interact with their community. URB-E can now be test ridden and purchased at both of BOARDLife's retail locations in Denver Colorado and Austin Texas....

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  • Pop-In@Nordstrom Features City Edition URB-E

    Posted by Simon Caballero on

    Founded in 1901 Nordstrom is the definition of American entrepreneurial spirit. When John W. Nordstrom started as a shoe retailer in Seattle Washington, the scope of his dream reached far beyond his humble beginnings. Even now with over 300 stores across 3 countries, the drive to set the trend rather than to follow has never once left the Nordstrom company. Now in an attempt to keep this spirit of American innovation alive and well, Nordstrom has launched Pop-In@Nordstrom. Curated monthly by Nordstrom's Olivia Kim , each Pop-In collection highlights the work of innovative American brands in store and online. It...

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  • URB-E at the Los Angeles Auto Show

    Posted by Simon Caballero on

    BMW, Ferrari, Mercedes, Lexus, Acura, Porsche, Alfa Romeo. All of these legendary marques have time and again chosen the Los Angeles Auto Show to showcase the cutting edge of their innovative efforts. This year, we are overjoyed to announce that URB-E will be taking its place alongside these legendary brands as we strive to change the face of urban commuting. For the 2017 Los Angeles Auto Show, URB-E has been chosen by Automobility LA and Fortune as one of ten transportation start ups to be featured throughout the show. After vetting thousands of applicants, URB-E was chosen for our dedication...

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  • The URB-E Battery: Safe Reliable Commuting Without Concern

    Posted by Simon Caballero on

    Here at URB-E our goal is simple; we want to improve our customer's lives. This means getting them where they need to go in a way that's fun, quick, inexpensive, and above all else, safe. Every product that we make is precision engineered for maximum durability, user friendliness and safety. Since all of our design, prototyping, manufacturing and assembly is done here in Southern California, we can ensure that every single one of the nearly 200 parts that make up an URB-E meet our exacting standards. This obsession with quality and safety extends beyond the mechanical design of the URB-E...

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  • URB-E Comes to Venice!

    Posted by Simon Caballero on

    In Search of the Perfect Beach Day It's your day off, and you've waited all week for this moment. The sun is shining, hot but not too hot, windy but not too windy. So you pack up your supplies for the perfect beach day, and hop on the I-10, bound for paradise. Of course, there's a catch, there's always a catch. Every other person in the city seems to have had the same thought as you, and in a split second, what seemed like the perfect weekend outing turns into a traffic jam that makes a parking lot look fast...

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