Golf Scooter FAQ

FAQ About Electric Golf Scooters

Is there a one person golf cart?
Yes, there are few single rider cart brands like Finn Cycle, Phat Scooters, Koppla Swift etc

How much is a 2 seater golf cart?
The average 2 seater costs between $7,000 and $8,000. 4 seaters are going to be between $8,000 and $10,000, and 6 seaters run around $10,000 and $13,000.

How much does a used golf cart cost?
A used golf cart will cost on average between $4,000 - $8,000.

How much is a golf cart scooter?
Koppla motorcycle golf cart MSRP $3,299.
Phat golf scooter at $3745 per unit ($3349+$395 shipping)
Finn Scooters cost $3499, free shipping.
Fat Tire Golf Scooter cost: The Cruiser 3.0 retail price is $3899. The Rebel Trike is only $3999.

Where do i buy a finn golf scooter?
Finn Cycles are single rider electric golf carts that are sporty, invigorating and encourage ready golf. Get your Personal Golf Machine from local dealer at

How to carry golf clubs on a scooter?
It's possible, but will require a lot of practice and setup to get this work properly, use a trailer, backpack strap, or simply a SCOOTER GOLF CART!

Who manufactures the golf caddy scooter?
4 best golf bag scooter brands are Finn golf scooter, Phat scooters, Koppla golf motorcycle & FTGS.

How fast do golf scooters go?
Usually golf scooter carts top speed is 20mph. Phat Golf HD has three speeds. 8 MPH, 13 MPH, and 19.8 MPH, and 13 MPH for golf. The speed settings can be locked. The Finn Scooter cart top speed is 15 mph.

Are electric golf carts worth it?
Electric golf carts produce no emissions and less noise than gas carts. Most electric golf scooters cost less to purchase and requires less maintenance, easier to operate.

Is it easy to ride a fat tire golf scooter?
YES. If you can ride a bicycle, you can probably ride a fat tire golf scooter.

Why should we use golf scooter instead of a golf cart if so much of our membership is older?
Golf scooter carts are a supplement to your golf carts, and will provide your club with an opportunity to bring in new membership and give you a competitive advantage over neighboring facilities.

Are golf scooter carts street legal?
Golf motorcycle is not DOT approved. However, the golf cart bike may be approved for bike paths. We recommend you research your local ordinances before taking them on the streets.

What type of terrain/surfaces can electric golf scooters handle?
This powerful, high-performance motorized golf cart alternative handles hills and other terrain very nicely, golf scooter cart is versatile in the combination of high power motors & batteries.

Do golf scooters need driver's licence or a plate?
Nope. Since golf cart scooters aren't street legal, no license are needed.

Can you use an electric golf scooter on a golf course?
Most golf courses allow players to utilize their own golf carts to play. Same rules and regulations you will need to follow on golf scooters, insurance liability waivers to fill out, and fees typically associated with using your own golf cart. We always encourage you to ask first before you ride.

Can an electric golf scooter speed up rounds?
The single rider cart makes it possible to play ready golf, 18 holes in less than two hours instead of 4-5 hours.

Do golf scooters have VIN numbers?
Golf cart vehicles do not have VIN numbers. Instead, serial numbers are used.

What kind of battery does golf scooter use?
Battery powered golf bikes use 48V or 60V 20Ah rechargeable lithium battery.

How long do golf scooter cart batteries last?
The 25Ah electric golf cart battery will last over 36 holes on a single charge. The battery will last 1000-1500 charging cycles.

What accessories can I add to my golf cart scooter?
Koppla motorcycle golf cart offers a wide selection of golf scooter parts & accessories that can make your riding experience even more enjoyable and safe, like mirrors, led head lights, storage tray, carrier rack and cooler box, phone chargers etc.

How much does golf cart batteries cost?
You could buy golf scooter battery separately. Price of a Koppla golf motorcycle battery replacement is going to be in the $649. Finn golf bike battery cost $499/pc, an additional Fat Tire Golf Scooter battery cost $495.

Should I charge my golf cart scooter after every use?
Golf scooter batteries should be recharged after four hours of use. It takes 4-6 hours to re-charge batteries.

How often do you charge golf scooter batteries?
To keep your golf car batteries at maximum capacity, use your electric golf cart often. Always remember to do a refresh charge every 45 to 60 days.

Should I leave my golf cart plugged in all the time?
Golf motorcycle cart battery is supposed to discharge and recharge every two or three month while it last. It is best to store electric scooters with their batteries charged around 75% and in temperatures above 32 F but below 114 F for the longevity of your battery.

How many miles will an electric golf cart go?
Golf scooter carts with fully charged 20Ah battery goes about 20-35 miles.

Can you drive an electric golf cart in water?
Electric golf carts are not waterproof. You can drive your scooter cart in light rain situations. The owner should take care to protect their golf cart from damaging water.

Can a electric golf cart go uphill?
Golf courses can be hilly, a 1500W above motor golf carts can travel up a 25 degree hill easily.

Can you use an electric golf scooter cart in the winter?
Generally speaking, you can, but the cold weather can slow down the rate of charge/discharge on your golf cart and batteries.

How far will a 48 volt golf cart go?
The maximum range of a 25Ah full charged golf cart battery is approximately 30miles when moving at 15 miles per hour. In golfing terms, this equates to around 3 rounds or 54 holes.

How long does it take a 25Ah golf cart battery to charge?
With 67.2V 5A charger, it shouldn't take you more than 6 hours to completely charge a 25Ah golf cart battery, can do an overnight charging.

How do you store golf cart batteries in the winter?
The best place to store a golf-scooter battery is by looking for a cool and dry area.

How do you charge the golf scooter?
You could plug the golf cart's battery outlet into a wall socket directly. Or you could swap out the battery and recharge it in your golf club.

Are motorcycle golf carts good on the beach? Can a golf cart motorcycle drive on sand?
Koppla golf motorcycle can be used on the beach as well as on the sand areas of the golf course. However, golf bike cart is not an all-terrain vehicle and should not be used as such.

Why are golf electric scooters so popular?
There are even multiple golf scooter dealers in town gain popularity since the COVID-19. Like Finn cycle, Phat golf cart bike, golfboard, mainly due to CDC guidelines. These LSVs make it possible for golfers to adhere to social distancing recommendations without sacrificing speed or appearance, electric golf carts are easier on the environment also.

Why you need a golf cart scooter?
Golf and hunting seem like different activities, but golf carts come in handy for hunters. They're powerful, mobility and quiet to drive, so you don't have to worry about accidentally scaring off any prey. They fit into those small spaces that cars can't, with enough cargo space to still bring the tools you need.

Can you modify the golf scooter to be a two-seater?
The golf electric scooters are designed for a single rider. It is unsafe and not recommended to have a second passenger. A second seat changes the balance of the scooter and is no longer safe to ride.

Do the golf scooter carts require assembly?
Yes, just a bit. The handlebars and the front wheel will need to be bolted on. Pretty simple.

What is the weight limit on the single rider golf cart?
Koppla Golf motorcycle maximum carrying capacity is 350 lbs. Finn Scooter golf cycle weight limit is 250 pounds. The stable load of the unit is one person. Please do not allow more than one person to operate or ride the scooter at a time.

Do you need insurance for golf scooter on course?
Some states require golf cart insurance... Even if you're not legally required to buy golf cart insurance, it may make sense for you to do so. Golf cart scooters can get stolen or damaged, and they can also cause serious damage or injuries in an accident..

How much to rent a golf scooter?
Take one fleet in Ben Hawes & Hillcrest for example: Finn golf bike you can rent at $13 + tax for 9 holes; $21 + tax for 18 holes, green fee prices separate.

How do I transport my golf cart motorcycle?
There are carriers available through 3rd party retailers. The handlebars can also be folded down for easier transportation in a truck, SUV, or large hatchback.

Will single rider golf scooter harm the course?
The Golf cart motorcycles are usually fat tire, is very "turf friendly" and very light weight, it is less damaging than a traditional golf cart.

How many rounds can we expect on a single charge?
Their "quick-swap" 72 volt lithium Ion battery will get up to 36 holes on a charge, however that can be less depending on rider weight and the terrain of the course. Because their battery is under the seat, it can be swapped out without any tools in just a few seconds so you could swapping the battery between rounds for optimum performance.


Golf bag scooter is a small, battery-powered, two-wheel vehicle used for transporting ONE golfer a time and his/her equipment around a golf course. While this is what golf bikes were actually designed for, golf electric scooters are now used for many other purposes and, because of this, more and more people are experiencing serious injuries from golf cart accidents. Golf scooter carts can be used to deliver mail, food, interoffice supplies. They also are an efficient means of transportation for groundskeepers, landscapers, maintenance workers, retirement communities, campus services and tour guides. Employees driving golf motorcycle are not an unusual sight.

Accidents and Injuries

Golf bag motorcycle can be fun and easy to operate; however, they can also be dangerous. Common accidents include cart overturns, collisions, falling. To prevent accidents in the workplace, either you're an operator or a passenger, make sure you observe and follow safety rules.

Inspecting and Maintaining an Electric Golf Cart

Inspect each golf scooter cart daily before use. If the golf cart is in need of repairs or maintenance, the vehicle should be taken out of service. Report any damage or maintenance needs to a supervisor immediately.

  • Check tires for proper inflation, cuts or punctures.
  • Check that steering is normal.
  • Check that thumb throttle are operational.
  • Check brakes for proper operation.

Safety Tips for Operating a Golf Cart Scooter

  • Never exceed the number of available seats for the number of passengers.
  • Never back up the golf cart without first looking to make sure there are no possible collisions.
  • Drivers and passengers must remain seated while the carts is moving.
  • Approach sharp or blind corners with caution and reduce speed.
  • Reduce speed to compensate for inclines, pedestrians and weather conditions.
  • When the golf cart is not in use, never leave the keys in the golf cart when unattended.
  • Maintain adequate distance between vehicles and pedestrians.
  • When the golf cart is not in use, place the control lever in park or neutral position and set the parking break.
  • Always consider the terrain, as well as environmental factors that may affect your ability to operate the cart safely

Golf Scooter Battery Recharge Safety Rules

  • Recharge the cart in the designated charging area, parking close to a fire extinguisher.
  • Do not smoke near the recharge station.
  • Use only an approved battery charger to recharge the batteries (designed to shut off automatically when the batteries are fully charged).
  • Do not recharge near an open flame or source of ignition.
  • Disconnect all battery charger cords before using the golf cart bike.