# Set scooter maximum speed

For scooters, the max speed is capped at 60 km/h or 16.66 m/s by default. You can use the vehicle[speedCap] parameter to override this speed cap. The units for this parameter are meters per second (m/s).

The following request sets the maximum scooter speed to 72 km/h.

curl -X GET \
'https://router.hereapi.com/v8/routes?destination=53.335542,14.522257&origin=53.338226499,14.5058642048&transportMode=scooter&vehicle[speedCap]=20.0&apikey={YOUR_API_KEY}'


For more code samples on how to set maximum speed, see Specify maximum speed.