The StarkBoard Electric Skateboard ($549) is a hands free electric skateboard. It utilizes weight and motion sensors to move forward with a slight tilt of your body. Once you’re moving the speed control monitoring system tracks all your body movements and continuously assists while riding. The StarkBoard has a top speed of 20mph and a 12-mile range on a single charge. The board’s custom HUB motors can handle inclines up to 15%. Additional features include three driving modes to match your experience level, location tracking, LED lights, and an App for further customization and software and firmware updates. The board is currently being offered on Indiegogo.
Looking for some skate decks that make a statement, then take a look at the art project called the Study of Perspective – The White House 2017 Skate Decks ($666) by artist Ai Weiwei. The White House skate decks are part of a larger body of work by Ai Weiwei that seeks to combine activism ...[Read More]