21 Aug 2019

E-scooter war heats up as tow-trucks get involved

From Checkpoint, 5:56 pm on 21 August 2019

The e-scooter war is heating up. There's another brand in Auckland, one more heading to Christchurch soon, supersized scooters, and freebies and discounts to attract customers in the now competitive market.

But they've hit some speed bumps - scooters are being picked up by tow trucks, charging $200 each to release them.

Jordan Bond reports.