How do Work's Electric Hollyburn SS vs. WePed GT50E stack up?
The electric scooters we have head to head here are the Hollyburn SS, manufactured by Work's Electric, versus the GT50E, manufactured by WePed. We’ll take a deep dive into the specs of both brands, to help you decide which is better depending on your needs, and what you will mostly be using your electric scooter for.
The Work's Electric Hollyburn SS has a total weight of 86 lbs (39 kg), whereas the WePed GT50E has a total weight of 77 lbs (35 kg). Both models are quite heavy, neither is a good option for a commute where you’ll need to carry your scooter.
Work's Electric Hollyburn SS has a motor power of 4400W, versus WePed GT50E’s motor power of 3600W. Both models are good for hills, as both have enough power to take on any inclines you are likely to encounter.
Work's Electric Hollyburn SS has a top speed of 39 mi/hr (63 km/hr) versus a top speed of 50 mi/hr (80 km/hr) for WePed GT50E. So if you are looking at long, flat stretches on your commute, and if speed is your thing, then WePed GT50E is the best choice.
When it comes to distance travelling, however, then the range of the electric scooter is going to be a key factor. Work's Electric Hollyburn SS has a range of 28 miles (45 km), while WePed GT50E has a range of 81 miles (130 km). If your commute is more than 20 miles (32 km), then both models would be a good choice.
Battery life and recharge time are also important factors to take into account. Work's Electric Hollyburn SS has a battery capacity of 1207 Wh, and WePed GT50E has a capacity of 1890 Wh. Work's Electric Hollyburn SS will recharge fully from empty in 1.5 - 5 hours, and WePed GT50E will take 7.5 hours to fully recharge.
An electric scooter also needs to be able to support the weight of the rider. Work's Electric Hollyburn SS has a maximum rider weight of 279 lbs (127 kg), while WePed GT50E can support a maximum weight of 265 lbs (120 kg).
Work's Electric Hollyburn SS has Disc brakes, and WePed GT50E has Disc brakes.
Work's Electric Hollyburn SS has Pneumatic and WePed GT50E has Pneumatic.
Suspension can also help achieve a smoother ride, and although not all electric scooters come with suspension, many models come with front or rear suspension, or both. Work's Electric Hollyburn SS has Both, and WePed GT50E has Both, making both fairly comfy rides.
These days, plenty of electric scooters come with built-in lights. Options vary with lights available at both front and back, just front lights, or just rear lights. Work's Electric Hollyburn SS comes with both lights, and WePed GT50E comes with both lights, so both are suitable if driving after dark and safety are high priorities.
And there you have it, a full round up of Work's Electric Hollyburn SS Vs. WePed GT50E. Hopefully this comparison gives you an idea of the relative strengths and weaknesses of Work's Electric Hollyburn SS and WePed GT50E, and helps demonstrate which electric scooter will best suit your needs. Whichever scooter you pick, remember to always be safe, and have fun!
Side By Side Comparison Chart:
|Work's Electric Hollyburn SS||WePed GT50E|
|Top Speed||39 mi/hr (63 km/hr)||50 mi/hr (80 km/hr)|
|Range||28 miles (45 km)||81 miles (130 km)|
|Weight||86 lbs (39 kg)||77 lbs (35 kg)|
|Rider Weight||279 lbs (127 kg)||265 lbs (120 kg)|
|Battery (WH)||1207 Wh||1890 Wh|
|Recharge Time||1.5 - 5 hours||7.5 hours|
|Lights||Both Front & Rear||Both Front & Rear|
|Frame Material||Aircraft grade aluminum and stainless steel||Aluminium|
|Standing Dimensions||46.0" x 15.0" x 53.0"||49.0" x 26.0" x 47.0"|
|Folded Dimensions||20.0" x 15.0" x 53.0"|