This Electric Skateboard Has Motors Inside Its Wheels

I've ridden more than a few electric skateboards in my time, but they all have the same problems: they all feel too electric and not enough skateboard. They're often too thick to accommodate batteries and motors, and too heavy to push if the battery dies. Can't we do better? Inboard Sports thinks so: it's building an… » 3/10/15 8:49pm 3/10/15 8:49pm

GroundSurf Electric Skateboard, Controlled by a Bluetooth Cellphone

GroundSurf is a three-wheeled skateboard with an unusual twist: You can control it with a Bluetooth cellphone. It's driven by an electric motor between the two front wheels, and you can either remotely control its speed with your Bluetooth cellphone or lean forward to accelerate, backward to slow down or brake. But… » 11/13/07 10:02am 11/13/07 10:02am

Urban Mover USurfer UM70 Electric Skateboard

There are a few noisy gasoline-powered skateboards on the market, but this Urban Mover USurfer UM70 Electric Skateboard is powered by two 12V sealed lead acid batteries and it's quiet as a church mouse. Rev up your speed with its hand controller, and this baby will have you going 13 mph in no time. Looks like fun.… » 8/08/06 10:57am 8/08/06 10:57am