Forget the competition, Raptor 2 is currently the world’s most powerful direct drive electric skateboard, thanks to a massive that’s approximately 3-times larger than similar models. When fully charged, you get 25-miles of range with the ability hit a top speed of 28 miles per hour. The battery is used to power two Sensored 9080 R-Spec Ghost direct drive hub motors located directly in the rear two wheels of this carbon and maple composite board. Continue reading for a video comparing the Raptor 2’s direct drive to belt drive. Click here to view bonus images of a carbon fiber wrapped Ferrari F40.
“All things said – these guys may not be a well known brand at the moment – but given the specs on this board, it’s hard not to imagine that they will be soon. Retail price is expected to be set at $1,700,” reports Hi Consumption.