Category Archives: OTHERS

Other autos covers everything that doesn’t fall into the mainstream categories and may include rides such as powered skateboards.

EZ Raider Is The Jeep/Land Rover Of The Electric Scooter World

This is the EZ Raider All-Terrain Electric Scooter and it kind of makes a typical electric scooter looked like an absolute wuss. One look and you know why is it so. This beast of electric scooters that lets you take on the roads less taken, like quite literally. EZ Raider All-Terrain Electric Scooter is like the Jeep or Land Rover of the electric scooter world. Continue reading EZ Raider Is The Jeep/Land Rover Of The Electric Scooter World

India Farmer Created A ‘Tree Bike’ That Scales 100-ft Tree With Ease

An ingenious farmer in South India has developed a ‘tree bike’ that will allow him to scale 100-foot-tall Areca palm trees with ease. It is dubbed a ‘tree bike’ because, this ‘vehicle’ is essentially made using standard motorcycle components which include accelerator, clutch, brakes, shock absorbers and a 2.1 horsepower gasoline engine. However, instead of huge wheels and tires, it has 9-inch rollers that allow it to roll along the tree trunk. Continue reading India Farmer Created A ‘Tree Bike’ That Scales 100-ft Tree With Ease

China’s Newest Maglev Train Prototype Is A 600 Km/h Speed Demon

The future of short-mid range travel is not by air. Elon Musk himself acknowledges this fact and even pitched the idea of Hyperloop system. China knew very well of this fact too which explains the country’s obsession with rail network with astounding speeds. The latest is this: a magnetic levitation (Maglev) train prototype unveiled by China state-owned China Railway Rolling Stock Corporation (CRRC) that is capable of topping out at 600 km/h (372 mph), almost doubling the current Beijing-Shanghai line’s top speed of 350 km/h (217 mph). Continue reading China’s Newest Maglev Train Prototype Is A 600 Km/h Speed Demon

Solarino Is A Remote Control Roomba For Picking Up Trash On The Beach

The #TrashTag challenge saw many people rolling up their sleeves to pick up trash. We learned from this viral challenge that the beach side is possibly one of the most littered places on Earth and we also learned that picking up trash from sandy beach is a very laborious task. This is exactly why Dronyx developed the Solarino Beach Cleaner Robot. Continue reading Solarino Is A Remote Control Roomba For Picking Up Trash On The Beach

BMW Launches Three New Scooters With Micro Mobility Systems AG

If you are expecting mobility devices like scooters from BMW to be a little more radical like what Volkswagen did with Streetmate and CitySkater, then I am afraid you will be sorely disappointed. Not that the newly announced scooters are bad looking in anyway; they just look, well, like any scooter you see on the streets today. Anyways, here they are, the three new BMW Scooters: BMW E-Scooter, BMW City Scooter and BMW Kids Scooter, presented to you by BMW and Micro Mobility Systems AG. Keep going for an overview of each of the e-scooter. Continue reading BMW Launches Three New Scooters With Micro Mobility Systems AG

Segway Ninebot KickScooter MAX Makes 40 Miles On A Single Charge

Segway Ninebot has just introduced a new scooter called KickScooter MAX. Fortunately, despite its namesake, it does not require you to kick your way. It is an electric vehicle and one that is no shabby on the design department. Ninebot KickScooter MAX is powered by a 350W hub motor, paired to a 551 Wh battery that affords it 40 miles range on a single charge. Continue reading Segway Ninebot KickScooter MAX Makes 40 Miles On A Single Charge

The Quirky Look Of This Chinese Electric Scooter Is Not For Everyone

Not often we see innovative design with electric scooter. The last we saw was the Stator Self-balancing Electric Scooter. The Stator is, until now, the best looking electric scooter. While the Jiangsu Xinri E-Vehicle’s Sunra Miku Max may not stack up to the Stator in design aspect, it is a pretty cool scooter in its own right. In fact, I would go as far as to describe it as adorable or quirky even, which kind of makes whimsical, I guess. Continue reading The Quirky Look Of This Chinese Electric Scooter Is Not For Everyone

U Safe May Make Wet Bodied Beach Lifeguards A Thing Of The Past

Call it a drone, remote control lifesaver, unmanned sea vehicle, or whatever, the U Safe from Portugal-based Noras Performance may just end the days of wet-bodied beach lifeguards. U Safe is a remotely control lifesaver (or life preserver, if you will) that lets lifeguard gets to and save a person in trouble in the sea without putting him/herself at risks. It is much like the AEF Electric Bodyboard we saw last month, but with a life-saving purpose as its only focus. Continue reading U Safe May Make Wet Bodied Beach Lifeguards A Thing Of The Past

China Revealed The World’s First Combat Amphibious Drone

You have seen and read about the military’s seafaring drones, AKA unmanned sea vehicles or USV, and I am sure most of us are aware of land-roaming drones. Now, meet one that is both an unmanned sea vehicle and a land combat drone from China called Marine Lizard. It is a full-fledged drone outfitted with an electro-optical and radar systems, and armed with a pair of machine guns and a vertical launching system for anti-ship and anti-aircraft missiles. Continue reading China Revealed The World’s First Combat Amphibious Drone

Sony And Docomo To Test Sony’s Driverless Concept Vehicle via 5G Trial Network in Guam

Sony Corporation and NTT Docomo has announced that they will join hands to test Sony driverless vehicle, the New Concept Cart SC-1, with 5G mobile technologies for various remotely controlled functions. The test will be carried using the trial network in Docomo 5G Open Lab GUAM – NTT Docomo’s oversea 5G testing and verification facility in Guam. Continue reading Sony And Docomo To Test Sony’s Driverless Concept Vehicle via 5G Trial Network in Guam