Helmets Are a Must For the 40km/hr Segway

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How to make the Segway less dorky? If you're not Steve Wozniak; can't afford Colorware, or you're money-rich thanks to your city tours business, the only other way is to mod it with larger wheels for topspeeds of 40km/hr.

A normal Segway, with its trolley-sized wheels, zooms at 20km/hr (12.5 miles), but when this chap replaced the wheels with something resembling wagon wheels, that's when the fun began. [Random Good Stuff via Le Journal du Geek via Technabob]