Papasan Convertible Is LA’s New Laid-Back Approach To Fighting Traffic

Papasan Convertible Is LA’s New Laid-Back Approach To Fighting Traffic
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The modified electric wheelchair has been spotted by the local Reddit community several times while scooting around near the 405 Freeway. The papasan is most likely to be found gliding down a West LA footpath or doing doughnuts in a karaoke bar parking lot. And don’t worry, this extra-wide vehicle doesn’t hog two parking spaces; it has been seen locked up to bike racks.

Multiple photos and videos have surfaced of the motorised chair and its passengers, a young, freewheeling couple who are apparently all too happy to indulge the papasan paparazzi.

Posted to Reddit by reasonswhyidrink

Posted to Reddit by reasonswhyidrink
The papasan convertible EV looks to be a late ’70s model with all-wheel drive and excellent turning radius. Features include bongwater-stained brown upholstery with a 150-thread count ottoman cover. It seats two, although it looks like you could probably get a third person in there if they scooched over a bit. Now this is the future of rideshare.

[r/LosAngeles via @CMonstah]