Zero Scooter by Bel & Bel Studio
|What is it?
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|retro personal transport
Based in Barcelona, the Spanish design firm Bel & Bel have recently
unveiled a fabulous vintage Vespa-styled personal mobility vehicle.
It's based on a NineBot – not a Segway – but a vehicle which
uses the same principle of two electric-powered wheels and a
computer-controled gyroscopic stabilizing system.
The Zero Scooter by Bel & Bel Studio is handbuilt to order,
and each can be customised by the buyer, with paint color, trim
and decoration all bespoke. Bel&Bel will even put company logos
on the bodywork if you want to use it for promotional stuff.
Like a Segway, the Bel & Bel Zero Scooter only takes a short
time to master – ten minutes according to its creators. Having
ridden a Segway, I can say that’s probably more than enough
if you have an average-to-good sense of balance. Bel & Bel say
the vehicle can climb slopes of up to 20 degrees – which is
pretty impressive. Also like a Segway, it can turn around its
The electric powered Vespa Zero Scooter can reach a top speed
of 12 mph (20 km/h), and cover roughly 18 miles (30 km) before
needing a recharge.
Yes you can buy this. Here is where you need to go: Bel