Cool Gadgets, Gizmos, Games and Geek Stuff on Technabob
VISIT OUR OTHER SITES: THE AWESOMER | 95OCTANE

Like Us on Facebook

Technabob is reader-supported. When you buy through links on our site, we may earn an affiliate commission.
As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases. Disclosure.

Lit Motors C-1: Electric Scooter with a Roof?

 |  |  |  |  |  |  |  May 22, 2012


I’ll admit that if you live in Asia, cars aren’t very convenient, though the trend for super-minis is starting to catch on in Europe and slowly in North America. This prototype vehicle takes things a bit further by taking away a couple of wheels and using gyroscopic stabilization so that it remains upright.

c-1 electric vehicle lit motors

The Lit C-1 is a small, single-seat electric urban vehicle, combining the size of a motorcycle with the apparent safety of something bigger. The C-1 uses electronically-controlled gyroscopes to remain upright even in the case of an accident. However, you’d best be careful if you’re driving this, because the makers have dubbed it the “Rolling Smartphone” because of its extensive connectivity to mobile devices.

It can be charged up in six hours, has a top speed of 120mph, and the battery provides enough autonomy for 150 to 220 miles. It will be available in 2014 and will sell for $12,000 to $16,000 (USD).

c-1 electric vehicle lit motors

c-1 electric vehicle lit motors

[via designboom]



Howl’s Moving Castle on Theremin + Glass Harp

Howl’s Moving Castle on Theremin + Glass Harp

Dagobah Swamp Diorama

Dagobah Swamp Diorama

TRX Pro4 Yoga Bundle

TRX Pro4 Yoga Bundle

Bentley Continental GT Mulliner is Crazy Fast and Crazy Luxurious

Bentley Continental GT Mulliner is Crazy Fast and Crazy Luxurious

Polestar 5 Prototype to be Revealed

Polestar 5 Prototype to be Revealed

Porsche Aiming for a Production Car Record at Pikes Peak

Porsche Aiming for a Production Car Record at Pikes Peak

Advertisement