View Single Post
Old 02-13-2018, 04:34 AM   #29 (permalink)
RedDevil
In the fasting lane
 
RedDevil's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2012
Location: Nieuwegein, the Netherlands
Posts: 3,600

Red Devil - '11 Honda Insight Elegance
Team Honda
90 day: 51.99 mpg (US)

It - '09 Hyundai I10 Active Cool
Team Hyundai
90 day: 30.58 mpg (US)
Thanks: 1,429
Thanked 1,950 Times in 1,249 Posts
Quote:
Originally Posted by Xist View Post
The Segway was supposed to revolutionize public transportation, too. Nobody cooler than Paul Blart rides them, though.
The Segway is about as advanced and practical as an electric horse.
Or, probably more to the point, an electric horseless chariot.

It might have revolutionized public transport in the times of Ben Hur. But even then people would have complained that a horse can eat faster than a Segway can charge.
__________________
2011 Honda Insight + HID, LEDs, tiny PV panel, extra brake pad return springs, neutral wheel alignment, 44/42 PSI (air), PHEV light (inop), tightened wheel nut.
lifetime FE over 0.16 Gmeter or 0.1 Mmile.



Most people are in the longest queue.
  Reply With Quote
The Following 3 Users Say Thank You to RedDevil For This Useful Post:
freebeard (02-13-2018), niky (02-19-2018), Xist (03-02-2018)