Importing a NIU scooter from China

Q: Can I import/bring my NIU from China into Europe? A: It shows that there are quite some NIU owners, who like to bring their beloved scooter with them to Europe (or even the US). There are two obstacles (besides shipping): Get it registered (You’ll need an CoC) Use the software (i.e. App) The CoC is provided by the official importer of your country. You might either ask them, or you’re lucky to find somebody at the NIU mothership who’s willing to help you. Without a CoC, riding your NIU in Europe is illegal. Concerning the software MyNIU.org reader Agus … Continue reading Importing a NIU scooter from China

Can I have my child riding the NIU with me?

Yes, technically there is a way… given it is street-legal in your country to have a child riding along with you. There’s a special child-seat for motor/electric scooters available: The Stamatakis Maxi seat is especially made for scooters and motorcycles and perfectly fits the N1s saddle. 4 loops are used to fixate the seat to the saddle: One below the saddle itself, one around the front of the seat-compartment and two can be looped through the handlebars in the back. My daughter (aged 6) is just able to reach the foot-rests. Smaller children can use the supplied foot-slings which come … Continue reading Can I have my child riding the NIU with me?

The App is not working/has a bug

A: Straight away: The App offered for all non-Chinese owners is a piece of crap – and ages old. For a start, the Chinese Version is 3.0… you probably got 1.2.xxx – read all about it in this post. For those adventurous enough, there’s a way to actually use the Chinese App provided by fellow MyNIU.org reader Thomas: “Just make an account on the European app and then install the Chinese version, preferably on another device. Your password doesn’t seem to work but just reset it. You will receive a text message with a six digit code. Enter it, reset … Continue reading The App is not working/has a bug

What NIU models are available at the moment?

Currently NIU offers 2 main models outside China, the N- and the M-Series. But there are huge differences depending on the region you live in. China Obviously China has the biggest selection of models – so the N1 is available in 4 variations: Model Range Retail price in China N1lite 80km RMB 5499 / 715€ N1C 100km RMB 5899 / 765€ N1S 120km RMB 6899 / 895€ N1S Pro 140km RMB 9999 / 1200€ The M1 also has several versions: Model Range Retail price in China M1lite 45km RMB 3999/ 520€ M1c 70km RMB 4699/ 610€ M1s 90km RMB 5699 … Continue reading What NIU models are available at the moment?