scooters

All You Didn't Want To Know About The Ridiculous Recycled Suitcase Bike

Video: Last month, we saw how a farmer invented a way to turn old suitcases into motorcycles. Many questions arose from the pictures: Why a suitcase? Can you still use it as a suitcase? What’s the price? This new video answers them all.


This Chinese Farmer Is Recycling Suitcases Into Electric Scooters

This farmer wants to recycle old suitcases into inexpensive small-sized scooters. After 10 years of work he came up with this invention, capable of carrying two people and run up to 20km/h for 60km on one charge. It even includes a navigation system.


Trying To Cross The Street In Vietnam Is Just Crazy

If you don’t walk with confidence, you’ll never cross the street. One bit of hesitation and you’re going to cause a massive scooter crash. You have to treat your body like a car. Or at least a moped. Or at least a helmet. If you don’t hit them, they won’t hit you. Or something like that.


Beautiful Custom Motorbike Is Actually A 360-Degree Security Camera

This gorgeous custom motorbike began its life as an utterly mundane Honda P25, a fuel-efficient 1960s scooter. But motorcycle artisan Chicara Nagata turned it into a sweeping sculpture with a social-commentary twist: the tiny bike carries four infrared security cameras in its frame, built at the behest of a Japanese security company.


Aussie Company Sets Out To Make A Better 'Adult' Scooter

Never been much into scooters, though I blame a close encounter with the pavement on my very first attempt to ride a skateboard for that. No matter, us “feet-walkers” can still appreciate good industrial design. Take IlIum Corporation’s “E’lution” scooters, which it’s trying to push into full production via a Kickstarter campaign.


This Diesel-Powered Scooter Packs More Utility Than A Swiss Army Knife

If I started telling you about a new all-wheel-drive, turbo diesel-powered off-roader, you’d probably think I was talking about a 4×4 truck or SUV, right? Wrong. Check out the RNT, a concept from Indian motorcycle company Hero that could be the only back-country survival tool a motorcycle adventurer would ever need.


Can't Choose Between Biking Or Roller Blading? Now You Don't Have To

The Segway opened the floodgates for countless personal mobility devices, with designs that range from conservative to downright crazy. And the Aeyo — a cross between a scooter, a bicycle, and a pair of inline skates — falls somewhere in the middle of that scale.


A Vespa Had To Die For The Segway To Look Cool

If the only thing stopping you from riding around town on a Segway is, well, looking like someone riding around town on a Segway, this enhanced version might make you a little less hesitant about being seen in public on one. And it’s all thanks to a handful of Vespa scooters that had to sacrifice their lives for this creation.


An Audi You Can Give As A Pre-School Graduation Gift

Before you scoff in disbelief at the $450 price tag on this adorable children’s toy, remember that you’re actually getting two ride-ons for the price of one here. The Mini Runner, made from a hydroformed lightweight aluminium frame, converts from a sit down balance bike to a standing scooter with minimal fuss and muss.


This Super-Cool Scooter Is Made From... Hemp?

This sweet little electric scooter hits 30mph in seven seconds, has an 80km range and is made from… hemp? Its sleek, modern looks belie the fact that this two-wheeled runaround is made from the hippiest of materials: hemp and flax fibres, bound together with a biologically derived resin.