Published on December 27th, 2013 | by Jo Borrás4
This Vespa Stand-up Scooter Is Everything The Next Segway Should Be
December 27th, 2013 by Jo Borrás
I think a lot of people really want to like the idea of a Segway. We want to embrace its easy-to-ride convenience, minimal footprint, and zero-emission goodness, but it’s just too fast for the sidewalk and really, terribly un-cool. With some better illumination, a more “bike-lane friendly” handlebar design, and a heavy dose of European style, this latest project from Maxiscoot aims to fix everything that’s wrong with the stand-up scooter. Enjoy!
With their high-tech balancing software and sensor arrays, easy-to-master learning curve, decent urban range, and almost-kinda-really too-high top speed, Segway scooters should be cool. They are, however, not cool- and I’m talking “probably not…
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