This Chinese farmer is recycling suitcases into electric scooters

Illustration for article titled This Chinese farmer is recycling suitcases into electric scooters

This farmer wants to recycle old suitcases into inexpensive small-sized scooters. After ten years of work he came up with this invention, capable of carrying two people and run up to 12.5 Mph (20 km/h) for 37 miles on one charge. It even includes a navigation system.

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Hopefully it will catch on. China is not going to get out of their pollution hole using cars—and I think it's time for them to start reusing much of the crap the produce if we want this planet to have any future.

Illustration for article titled This Chinese farmer is recycling suitcases into electric scooters
Illustration for article titled This Chinese farmer is recycling suitcases into electric scooters
Illustration for article titled This Chinese farmer is recycling suitcases into electric scooters

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Can you still use it as a suitcase? That would be great for getting around airports.