Let’s face it, getting famous people to use your products costs money, and in some cases, hundreds of millions, but American big wave surfer, Laird Hamilton, decided to take a JetSurf out for a spin. Priced from $13500, each board is handcrafted with ultra-light carbon and Kevlar. The board is capable of achieving 40mph without a wave in sight, which means surfing is not only no longer limited to the purists. Continue reading for the video and more information.
“The carbon fiber constructed board can reach speeds of up to 40 miles per hour, and has a fuel tank capacity that offers up around 45 miles, giving you a solid hour and a half of fun out on the water. The throttle is controlled by the electronic leash, and even comes with an emergency kill cord if things get out of hand,” reports Hi Consumption.