Powerski Jet Powered Surfboard

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The Powerski is the world’s first powered surfboard. It is capable of hitting speeds of up to 40mph. You can steer it just like a normal surfboard by leaning in to the turns but it has a handle attached to the front to help you navigate at it’s much higher speeds and ...

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TrailCart- a Pedal Powered Off-Road ATV

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The TrailCart is the world’s first pedal-powered four wheel drive all terrain vehicle. This lightweight vehicle is entirely human powered, giving you all the fun of an ATV with the pain of having to power it yourself. Your leg energy is transferred to all four wheels at once, enabling this vehicle to ...

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Solar Powered Pedicab Rickshaw

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Here’s a practical solution to help make pedal powered vehicles more prevalent in big cities. It’s a standard pedicab rickshaw cart but it has a big solar panel covering the top of the cab. This allows the cart to draw 80% of it’s power from the sun with the other 20% coming from ...

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Smart Car Monster Truck

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There’s something to be said for the tight parking ability and good gas mileage of the Smart Car. With the rising cost of fuel, perhaps smaller cars are the future here in the US. But does that mean we should give up on other true American motorsports like monster truck racing? Hell to ...

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Jet Powered Lawnmower Tractor

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The turbitrac is a jet powered tractor lawnmower thing (can you tell I live in an apartment building with no lawn or what?). This turbo running propane fueled jet engine can reach temperatures of up to 600 degrees, which is probably hot enough to turn your lawn into a charred mess. The ...

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Motorcycle Motorhome

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Everyone knows the biggest problem with motorcycles is that they lack a trunk, which makes it hard to take them very far since you have no place to put your stuff. Well, that’s no longer a problem with this crazy motorcycle motorhome which has the front end of a chopper and the back end ...

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Pulse Jet Powered Bicycle is Fast, Mildly Insane

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Robert Maddux is crazy. He is building bicycles powered by a pulse jet engine. The kerosene fueled engine can get the bike going up to 75mph. How fast is that? Take a look at this video of the jet engine bicycle being driven by it’s creator: These loud (140 db) engines will blow ...

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Wearable Motorcycle- yes that says Wearable

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Check out this crazy concept from Yamaha- the wearable motorcycle. The Deus Ex Machina would be powered via ultra-capacitors and nano-phosphate batteries and controlled by 36 pneumatic muscles with 2 linear actuators. No I don’t understand a word of that last sentence either. I do know that it can be parked vertically. The ...

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