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  • URB-E at Monterey Car Week 2016

    Posted by Simon Caballero on

    URB-E at Monterey Car Week 2016 Every August, thousands of car enthusiasts make the pilgrimage to Monterey, California for Monterey Car Week. They come to the great cars of yesteryear alongside the modern marvels of automotive design. The URB-E team has been working tirelessly in Pasadena since the 2015 Monterey Car Week, and we felt like the team deserved a vacation. In which they would work, tirelessly. They still found the opportunity to have a blast, so read on to see about our experiences in Monterey, and why the URB-E fit right in alongside the Ferraris and Lamborghinis in Monterey....

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  • URB-E at Monterey Car Week 2016

    Posted by Simon Caballero on

    URB-E at Monterey Car Week 2016 Every August, thousands of car enthusiasts make the pilgrimage to Monterey, California for Monterey Car Week. They come to the great cars of yesteryear alongside the modern marvels of automotive design. The URB-E team has been working tirelessly in Pasadena since the 2015 Monterey Car Week, and we felt like the team deserved a vacation. In which they would work, tirelessly. They still found the opportunity to have a blast, so read on to see about our experiences in Monterey, and why the URB-E fit right in alongside the Ferraris and Lamborghinis in Monterey....

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  • 5 Reasons to Take the URB-E on Your Centennial National Park Road Trip

    Posted by Simon Caballero on

    5 Reasons Why URB-E is Perfect for Your National Park Centennial Road Trip 2016 is the 100th anniversary of the United States National Parks, and the parks are more popular than ever. 2015 saw the most National Park Visitors ever, and with increasing interest comes increased need for solutions to congestion. URB-E employees and riders have taken the folding electric scooter camping, and we put together a list of how the URB-E can help anyone visiting a National Park or considering a National Park road trip! 1- The URB-E Helps you Avoid Park Traffic Traffic in some National Parks can be...

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  • Urban626 and NetSuite Build A More Efficient Future

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    Urban626 and NetSuite: Working Towards a More Efficient Future Think about life before you had a smartphone. Unless you did research beforehand, you were guessing if a new restaurant you walked by was worth visiting. You had to look at pixelated photos of your sibling’s new child until you could get home to open the email. The smartphone provides instant gratification to curiosities, and immediate solutions to problems you previously had to wait for.   Our CEO, Peter Lee, and our Director of Operations, Frank Rosales, talked about how NetSuite helped the URB-E team triple daily sales thanks to a...

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  • Urban626 and NetSuite Build A More Efficient Future

    Posted by Simon Caballero on

    Urban626 and NetSuite: Working Towards a More Efficient Future Think about life before you had a smartphone. Unless you did research beforehand, you were guessing if a new restaurant you walked by was worth visiting. You had to look at pixelated photos of your sibling’s new child until you could get home to open the email. The smartphone provides instant gratification to curiosities, and immediate solutions to problems you previously had to wait for.   Our CEO, Peter Lee, and our Director of Operations, Frank Rosales, talked about how NetSuite helped the URB-E team triple daily sales thanks to a...

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  • Financing Your Dream Scooter with URB-E

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    Why Finance a Scooter from URB-E? You can own an URB-E for as low as a pack of gum a day when financing with no money down. Don't chew gum? Then that's a coffee a day. Or the cost of parking. There are three financing plans available with approved credit: 12 month plan with 0% interest with regular monthly payments 24 month plan at 9.99% APR 36 month plan at 9.99% APR Payments can be as low as $125 a month using our 12 month, 0% interest plan for an original edition or Black Label URB-E. That’s right — you...

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  • URB-E at Monterey Car Week

    Posted by Simon Caballero on

    The URB-E is Returning to Monterey Car Week!   For the second year in a row, The URB-E Team will be showcasing at Monterey Car Week, August 17-21! In addition to events and test rides throughout the week, from August 19-21 URB-E will be exhibiting at the Laguna Seca Racetrack for the Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion, open from 8am to 5pm. So whether you're in town for the Concours d'Elegance in Monterey, have come from far away for the entire Monterey Car Week, or are looking for an event in Monterey over the weekend of August 19-21, you should come...

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  • Introducing the City Edition URB-E Folding E-Scooter

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    The Patented URB-E Front Vertical Kickstand Commuting times are on the rise in North America: more than a minute of commuting time was added to the average American’s commute between 2009 and 2014. Those numbers are representative of a trend: more people are moving to cities, and getting to and around cities has gotten tougher. This is not how it’s supposed to be: cities came into existence to make life easier large groups of people. Yet, we find ourselves stuck in stop-and-go traffic daily, wasting gas and worrying about emissions and smog. We here at URB-E recognize these problems, and...

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  • AUGUST DEAL: FREE BASKET WITH PURCHASE OF A NEW URB-E!

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    The URB-E Basket is the perfect companion to a new fully-electric URB-E Scooter, so for August we're excited to offer a free basket to you if you buy an URB-E with coupon code "AUGUSTDEAL"! Receive a basket FOR FREE using discount code "AUGUSTDEAL". All you have to do is copy "AUGUSTDEAL" and paste or enter the code at checkout: while it will read as a savings of "$.01," we promise we'll include your basket in this order completely free of charge.   No need to add the basket to your order, we'll do that for you! And FREE SHIPPING! Check...

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  • URB-E: Solving America’s Traffic Problems

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    Traffic seems like one of those necessary evils of living in urban America. You want to get to work, get home, go to a concert, etc, and you always need to wait in line for the opportunity. We plan our routes, days, and nights around traffic, and have come to accept that that’s just the way things are supposed to be. How Much Time You're Spending in Traffic: The Facts An article published by Market Watch analyzes the top 10 cities in America with the most horrific traffic. Depending on the city, your annual time spent stuck in traffic can...

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  • URB-E Introduces New Accessories

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    We're proud to announce that URB-E is now selling products from two American-based innovation companies: Spurcycle and RydeSafe. These products are accessories aimed at increasing the safety of riders who use alternative, eco-friendly modes of transportation, such as a bicycle, or an URB-E! Spurcycle Spurcycle is a San Francisco based company that was funded through a Kickstarter campaign. Spurcycle creates bells that have a sound duration that is 3 times longer than normal bells, and are made of premium brass and stainless steel. Like URB-E, Spurcycle is also a Made in USA product, and we're incredibly excited for URB-E owners to get their hands on...

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