If we've learned anything from the history of 20th century vaporware, this gorgeous hoverbike from Aerofex probably won't be hitting showroom floors by 2017. Companies that announce release dates of two or three years away generally like to keep pushing it further into the future while they're raising money. Just look…
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Face it, people: scooter-like vehicles that move one upright person around at a speed just above walking will never catch on. The Segway is a joke, and taking the wheels away and putting in hovercraft technology isn't going to make this catch on.