Category Archives: OTHERS

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

Meet The Truly Hands-free Electric Skateboard, The Zenboard

Skateboard is old news and electric skateboard isn’t exactly new either, but most electric skateboard we have seen thus far threaded cautiously in the area of control. Almost all of them comes with an external control, a remote of sort, or at least, controllable via an app on your smartphone. Not the Australia’s Zenboard Handsfree Electric Skateboard. Zenboard boldly goes where no skateboard makers dare to go, by going absolutely hands free. Continue reading Meet The Truly Hands-free Electric Skateboard, The Zenboard

If The Dark Knight Ever Need An Electric Scooter, Stator Would Be It

I will be honest with you. I am not a huge fan of electric scooter. Why? Aesthetically, the look has been copied hundred times over. Plus, this form of last mile transportation irks me much because, most riders ride rashly on pavements, putting pedestrians at risks. Then I saw the Stator Self-balancing Electric Scooter. My perception of electric scooter changed forever. I am sure it already did for you too. Stator is not just minimal; it is minimally beautiful. Continue reading If The Dark Knight Ever Need An Electric Scooter, Stator Would Be It

Remotely Operated Fire Fighting Robot Uses Turbine To Combat Fire

This is AIRCORE Remotely Operated Fire Extinguishing System, Magirus Group’s answer to combating dangerous fire, such as fire with threat of explosion. This futuristic vehicle here is indeed a fire truck. But it is no ordinary fire fighting vehicle, it is a turbine-assisted fight fighting robot. It is remotely manned by a single operator from up to 500 meters (1,640 feet) away and it has two modes of fire fighting: high water flow and water mist modes. Continue reading Remotely Operated Fire Fighting Robot Uses Turbine To Combat Fire

Turn Segway miniPRO Into A Drifting Go-Kart With This Official Kit

Can a go-kart considered a transportation device? Of course, not, but if you have the Segway Ninebot Electric Drifting Gokart, it would be a different story. Designed to work with Segway miniPRO, this game-changing go-kart kit will transformed a miniPRO into a full-fledged go-kart, complete with drifting capability. With it, if you ever need to commute, all you have to do is to detach the miniPRO out of the gokart and you are good to go. It is touted as the first go-kart that is made to drift and one that has an insane acceleration that clocks in a 0.7g. Continue reading Turn Segway miniPRO Into A Drifting Go-Kart With This Official Kit

This Is FlyDOO, A Steerable Personal Hot Air Balloon

When Jules Verne wrote Around the World in Eighty Days in 1873, it was fantasy because, going round the globe in a hot air balloon was near impossible as it was at the mercy of the wind directions, but it would be plausible if the hot air balloon was this: FlyDOO. Dreamed up by a 36-year-old Italian living in France, Leandro Corradini, FlyDOO is an alternative personal air transport. Yes. You heard that right. A hot air balloon as a personal air transportation device. Continue reading This Is FlyDOO, A Steerable Personal Hot Air Balloon

Segway Is Selling Its ’Hoverboard Shoes’, Drift W1 eSkates, On Indiegogo

Remember electric roller-skate, Segway Drift W1 eSkates, we wrote about a few months ago? Well, it is now available, surprisingly, via Indiegogo. I guess being Ninebot-owned does make a difference in the marketing game plan, isn’t it? Anywho, in case you are clueless about what Segway Drift W1 eSkates are… they are basically, erhmmm, roller-skates. Actually, to be more precise, they are essentially the self-balancing hoverboard, but with a wheel on each skate. So, yeah, it is a self-balancing electric roller-skate, powered by Segway’s self-balancing technology. Continue reading Segway Is Selling Its ’Hoverboard Shoes’, Drift W1 eSkates, On Indiegogo

This Super Luxe Motorhome Has An Onboard Garage For A Sports Car

Caravan is also known as a RV, or Recreation Vehicle, or a motorhome for something as larger as the coach-like vehicle you see here, but really, it can’t be call a home if does not have a garage, can it? That said, perhaps the Performance S Motorhome from Germany motorhome maker Volkner Mobil is perhaps one of the few that could be called a ‘motorhome’ because, it indeed as an onboard garage that could fit a luxury sports car, like a Ferrari or a Porsche. Continue reading This Super Luxe Motorhome Has An Onboard Garage For A Sports Car

Timberleaf Pika Teardrop Camper: Sleek And Surprisingly, Affordable

The Timberleaf Pika Teardrop Camper you see here is a camper trailer that you can own without owning an automobile with insane towing capacity. It is compact – 36 percent smaller than the Classic teardrop model, and weighs in a little over 1,000 lbs (1,025 lbs, or about 462 kilograms, to be precise). If you know anything about camper trailer, that weight there is astonishing light – attributed by the lightweight 54 by 96-inch (137 x 244 centimeters) frame and an all-aluminum shell, which is round up by a contrasting, clear anodized aluminum top. Continue reading Timberleaf Pika Teardrop Camper: Sleek And Surprisingly, Affordable

Meet A New Kind Of Skateboard That Has Just 3 Wheels And Self-Balances

The purveyor ridiculously expensive stuff, Hammacher Schlemmer, is no stranger to selling small mobility devices like skateboard, scooter and stuff, but this one here, called Tomoloo Dragon Knight H3 3-Wheel Skateboard, is different. Firstly, it is a skateboard that has just three wheels. It looks like kids’ skatescooter but without the handle. Secondly, it is, well, self-balancing, so you can enjoy zipping around at up to 17 mph (27 km/h) without being bothered by balancing which, really, isn’t that hard. But hey, if you prefer machine to do the job for you, then this is it. Continue reading Meet A New Kind Of Skateboard That Has Just 3 Wheels And Self-Balances

Extreme Motorsport Junkies Turned A Suzuki GSX-R Into Snow-going Beast

Finnish extreme motorsport junkies who called themselves Stunt Freaks Team has created a super cool powder-kicking snowmobile, or more correctly put, a ‘snow bike’. Stunt Freaks Team’s snow bike started its life as a Suzuki 1000cc GSX-R, kicking out 170 ponies, but now it has got the front wheel swapped for a ski and the rear, a dual-suspension equipped track that stretch to rear at a ridiculous length. Man, you got see it to believe what these dudes have done. Continue reading Extreme Motorsport Junkies Turned A Suzuki GSX-R Into Snow-going Beast