The Electric skateboard is not only fun it is also great transportation and can also be used in conjunction with a bus, train and other public transport.
15 Reasons why skateboards are better with a motor:
2) You don’t need to use a foot brake
3) Steep hills are not as dangerous because you can control your speed with the boards regenerative braking
4) You can travel further without getting exhausted
5) You don’t sweat going up hills
6) You don’t have to push
7) Since you don’t have to push you can enjoy the scenery while riding your board.
8) You can experience going 35 km/hour (21.7 miles) for a long time
9) You don’t need to be a expert skater on flat areas to go very fast.
10) High speed even if your not travelling down hill
12) You have the awesome feeling of going downhill your whole trip.
13) If your travelling to work or school you wont be sweating when you get there.
14) When riding electric skateboards it is easier to speed up and slow down, this is important if travelling in highly congested places
15) Even people with very little co-ordination can use an electric skateboard
Normal skateboards are great as well and do have a lot of advantages, for instance a normal longboard is cheaper and is easier when it comes to tricks.