Personal Transporter

Toyota has just unveiled the Winglet, a Segway-inspired personal transporter that consists of “an electric motor, two wheels and internal sensors that constantly monitor the user’s position and make adjustments in power to ensure stability.” Video after the break.

Meanwhile, a unique parallel link mechanism allows the rider to go forward, backward and turn simply by shifting body weight, making the vehicle safe and useful even in tight spaces or crowded environments.

[via Gizmodo]