Billionaire Mark Cuban attempts to reinvent the hoverboard with “Moov”, which not only has larger wheels – 9 inches in diameter and 3 inches in thickness – but special sensors embedded into its floor mat, which let users control their ride by subtly shifting their weight. It has a top speed of 15 miles per hour, and is also designed for performing a number of tricks. One caveat: it will set you back $1,099. Continue reading for another video, more pictures and information.
“The current audience for rideables is pretty diverse. For urban commuting, you’ll see the young professional quite often. But for the recreational and sporty factor, you’ll get all ages. If you like to longboard, rollerblade, or surf and you’re into the latest technology, then this board is 100 percent for you. It’s just simply very fun to ride. Oh, and it’ll get you around if you need to commute,” said co-founder and engineer EJ Williams.