Forget about the Segway! Why would you like a ridiculous two-wheeled contraption when you can get right inside your own huge R2-D2 and drive it, complete with special sound effects and LED lighting? Exactly.
At 42.5-inch tall, the original R2-D2 could only be operated from the inside by tiny people. That's why this guy had to make an over-sized model equipped with a motor, the classic droid's sound bites, LED arrays, and the obligatory rotating dome. [Likecool]