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  • October 4, 2011
    I think I just found my new ride to the liquor store! This is a short video of a guy showing off his sweet DIY motorized wheelbarrow. It...makes hauling concrete actually fun. Plus construction workers seem cool again. Kidding, KIDDING -- those guys were never NOT cool. B... / Continue →
  • July 27, 2010
    Brigham Young University, best known for being 98% Mormon and having a mediocre basketball team -- shit, I forgot where I was going with this. Anyway, a couple BYU students decided it would be the wildest thing they've ever done if they made a motorized couch. And it was. Th... / Continue →
  • April 19, 2010
    Because eventually everything will have a motor and AI and want to kill you, somebody is manufacturing motorized surfboards. The PowerSki Jetboard is basically a bare-bones Jet Ski made for surfing when there aren't any waves. Plus it can reach speeds up to 40MPH, which is ju... / Continue →
  • January 4, 2009
    Erwin Wurm is the artist responsible for making this series of 'fat cars'. Similarly, Ronald McDonald, Wendy and The Burger King are the artists responsible for making my series of 'fat ex-girlfriends'. Hit the jump for three more obese autos.... / Continue →
  • October 2, 2008
    This is a motorcycle made by artist/engineer Lee J Rowland. It has a 1,200cc Buell 97 S3 Thunderbolt engine, and custom air intakes and exhaust to match the fiberglass cat body. It's currently for sale, but being able to cruise down the road looking like you're banging a jung... / Continue →
  • September 9, 2008
    I'm sure many of you have already heard about the Volt, Chevy's stab at an electric car. In case you didn't, here's some info: The Concept Chevy Volt, with its revolutionary E-Flex Propulsion System, will be different than any previous electric vehicle because it will use a l... / Continue →
  • November 5, 2007
    The Electric Cruiser from Mademoto is a wheel that runs on a battery so you can pull yourself around when you're on rollerblades, roller-skates, Heelys, or whatever-the-hell else is out there. It's basically an electric scooter with nothing to stand on (and no cooler). I can'... / Continue →
  • October 26, 2007
    The Skatemaster FT-2 is an electric skateboard that reaches breakneck speeds of up to 11 MPH and has a range of about 7 miles. It takes between 3-6 hours to charge and comes with an awkward looking handheld transmitter that controls the sealed electric motor. You use the trigg... / Continue →
  • September 27, 2007
    The E-V Sunny Solar Bicycle has solar panels built into the wheels, which maintain a constant charge to the batteries. When you don't feel like pedaling the bike is powered by a 500 watt front hub motor. It'll get you up to about 18 mph, and even faster if you fall off a cli... / Continue →