Category Archives: OTHERS

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

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

Soon You Can “Fly” Like Iron Man With This $450K Jet Suit

Yes. That is the same real-life Iron Man flying suit you saw last year, as demoed by British entrepreneur and its inventor, Richard M. Browning. As it turns out, Mr Browning is not content in just having the fun all to himself and decided to sell limited number of this “jet suits” to anyone who are keen and have the money to drop. Browning has been going around the world showing off his flying jet suit and now, he wants to share the joy of free flight with anyone who is willing to part with 340,000 English money, or about US$450,000. Now, that is one pricey big boy toy. Continue reading Soon You Can “Fly” Like Iron Man With This $450K Jet Suit

Mini By Uno Bolt Is A Super Cool, Fast And Long Range Electric Unicycle

Remember the T-Bob-like electric unicycle by Uno Bolt? Well, the U.S.-based electric scooter maker has a new ride that’s looking even more like the cowardly robot sidekick of Scott Trakker. Simply called Mini by Uno Bolt, this updated and smaller electric unicycle is not only smaller, but way more sleeker than its larger sibling. Just think of it as the electric scooter you see today, but with only one wheel. Cool, right? Clearly, I am smitten by it. Continue reading Mini By Uno Bolt Is A Super Cool, Fast And Long Range Electric Unicycle

Segway Drift W1 e-Skates Is Like The Hoverboard, But Separated

If you think hoverboard (not the BTTF kind of hoverboard, btw) is not challenging and/or dangerous enough to ride on, here’s a good news: Segway newest self-balancing electric roller called Segway Drift W1 e-Skates might just satisfy your needs. Segway Drift W1 is the company’s take of roller skates. Oh, wait. Or was it the company’s take on the hoverboard? No, it can’t be. It already has the Segway mini which is pretty much a hoverboard of sort. Continue reading Segway Drift W1 e-Skates Is Like The Hoverboard, But Separated