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Chris Johnstone|20.09.2011

Czechs set electric scooter world record

The team behind Czech electric scooter brand AKUMOTO and state-controlled power company ČEZ claimed a new world record on Tuesday for the distance that an electric scooter could travel in 24 hours. The distance clocked up was 1,136.3 kilometers at a cost of Kč 190 for the electricity. ČEZ is seeking to back all types of electric vehicles with an eye to future demand.