The Juiced Scorpion has been one of the most highly anticipated electric moped-style bikes of the season. And while the standard Juiced Scorpion has already begun making deliveries, the higher-powered HyperScorpion has eluded pre-order holders for now.
Like many US-based electric bicycle companies that produce their e-bikes in China, Juiced Bikes’ operations were impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Initial deliveries of the recently launched Scorpions only began in late February, and even those included just the black version of the Scorpion.
Blue models, along with the upgraded HyperScorpion, are still suffering from the pandemic-related delays.
But that doesn’t mean progress isn’t being made. And to drive that point home, Juiced Bikes CEO Tora Harris recently traveled to China (and braved a two-week hotel quarantine) to document the upcoming HyperScorpion and show off its performance.
While there he displayed a second batch of black Scorpions that have been produced, confirming that