Electric Skateboards

  • Boosted’s v2 electric skateboards go 12 miles with swappable batteries

    Boosted’s v2 electric skateboards go 12 miles with swappable batteries

    The Boosted Board is the best electric skateboard on the market, but its biggest flaw is a troublingly low range of 6 miles per charge. Today, Boosted opened pre-orders of its Gen 2 boards for $999 to $1599, solving the problem with extended and swappable battery options that let them go almost twice as far. For $99 extra you can upgrade from a 7-mile to a 12-mile battery, or you can buy an… Read More

  • Boosted Boards Unveils Its Magical Stanford-Engineered Electric Skateboard

    Boosted Boards Unveils Its Magical Stanford-Engineered Electric Skateboard

    Riding uphill on a Boosted Board feels like you’re cheating gravity. Today this powerful, easy-to-control electric skateboard debuts on Kickstarter, and after riding it a few times all I could think was that this will change how we interact with our cities. Step on and give a kick-push and it’s just like a regular longboard. But throttle up on the wireless remote control, and a… Read More