The Top Five Folding Mobility Scooters and Power Wheelchairs

Heartway USA PASSPORT T Folding Attendant Power WheelchairSince their invention by George Klein during WWII, mobility scooters and power wheelchairs have become important aids for person who have limited movement abilities — whether it be because of disability, cardiovascular problems or obesity. This invention was revolutionary because no longer did those that needed assistance in travel have to manually propel themselves forward; rather, they can travel by use of a motor. This article celebrates this invention by providing our customers with the top five folding mobility scooters and power wheelchairs. These models are characterized by being extremely light and, as the name suggests, foldable. These can fit into small places, becoming especially useful during travel, such as on an airplane where the mobility scooter or power wheelchair can easily be placed in the overhead compartment. Our company is able to price our models lower than our competitors due to our fantastic relationship with manufactures. We are an authorized dealer of every manufacturer mentioned in this article, as well as each of the mobility scooters or power wheelchairs sold on our website. In addition to this, each model has a great factory warranty, guaranteed at the lowest price, and most offer free and same day shipping.

The first model suggested is the Luggie Standard 4-Wheel Mobility Scooter. Including the battery, this model weights 60 lbs., yet can support a weight capacity of up to 250 lbs. The durable model has a maximum speed of 4 mph, a travel range of 11 miles, and a turning radius of 33.5”. The model has a MSRP of $2599, but is being sold from our company for $2099 — a 20 percent discount.

A second mobility scooter recommended is a model from manufacturer Solax Mobility, the Mobie Folding Mobility Scooter. Including the battery, this model weights 75 lbs. It has a maximum speed of 3.75 mph and a travel range of 13.5 miles. While having an MSRP of $3099, it is currently being sold at a 15 percent discount for $2599.

A distinguishing factor that separates this model from other competing folding mobility scooters or power wheelchairs is that the Mobie Folding Mobility Scooter has a weight capacity of 300 lbs.! This model is a good fit for heavier users that have the need for a transportation aid. Another aspect that is advantageous of this model is the purchase of accessories to customize the order. A folding basket, for instance, can be added; or an additional lithium battery pack can be purchased, increasing the travel range and reducing the time needed for the mobility scooter to be charged.

A cool model that has been flying off our shelfs is the Purple Special Edition Luggie Elite 4-Wheel Mobility Scooter. This model with the battery weights a light 60 lbs. yet can handle over five times its weight, with a weight capacity of 320 lbs.! Additional specs include the following: a maximum speed of 4 mph, a travel range of 14.3 miles, and a turning radius of 35.5”. The Purple Special Edition Luggie Elite 4-Wheel Mobility Scooter is priced at $2599, which is a 15 percent discount from the MSRP price.

An alternate model to consider is in the category of power wheelchair. The Merits Health P181 Foldable Power Wheelchair differs from previous models in that this model is also considered a heavy duty power wheelchair, in addition to being foldable. This means that the model is more durable and able to travel across more challenging conditions due to its built.
For instance, if you plan on traveling via airplane from one part of the country to another, it is important that you have a power wheelchair that can easily facilitate this. The Merits Health P181 Foldable Power Wheelchair can be stowed on an airplane with ease. When off the airplane, and exploring a new area, the model can handle difficult conditions such as crack roads or poor sidewalks and travel off road with ease, on the occasion of having a picnic or a couple rounds of golf.

The Merits Health P181 Foldable Power Wheelchair has a maximum speed of 4 mph, a travel range of 15 miles and a tight turning radius of 23”. This model is designed to be compatible for more obese customers, capable of holding 450 lbs.! Currently, this model is a steal. The MSRP is $8500; however, it is being sold for $2295 — a discount of 73 percent, one of the most from our company.

Finally, check out the Heartway USA PASSPORT T Folding Attendant Power Wheelchair. This is one of the lightest models sold from our company, weighting a mere 62 lbs. The model has a maximum speed of 5 mph, a travel range of 13.5 miles, a weight capacity of 250 lbs., and a tight turning radius of 26.7”. The model has an MSRP of $3599 with a discount of 40 percent, leading to the final price of $2099.

The Doctor and InsuranceIn conclusion, the electric wheelchairs and mobility scooters recommended in this article are amongst the best in the folding category. These are excellent for travel being that the models are both light weight and folding, making them simple to store. Each of the models is highly durable and is sold at a steep discount from our competitors. It is recommended to consider the problems you are having with your mobility, the daily activities that you partake in and your budget available to purchase a model before speaking to a representative. Having carefully consider these variables, it is then recommended that you choose one of the models described here or speak to one of our representatives to assist you in the selection of a model. Our representatives hold normal business hours and can be reached by either Live Chat or direct phone call at (877) 721-7748. Each of our representatives understands that customer service is paramount to our success and treat each and every customer as one of a kind. If your experience purchasing a mobility scooter or power wheelchair isn’t great, let us know what we can do to make it so.