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  •  Similarities and differences ... (5+ / 0-)

    Actually, something like a Corbin Sparrow could be amusing / worthwhile to have as a commute vehcile. (Though, perhaps I'd prefer an electric assist, enclosed bike ...) In any event, the entire VentureOne concept goes beyond this, with the stability aspect and such.  

    But, you're right that the VentureOne might have a problem in its market penetration. For example,

    • wow ... that price ... for just a little more, I could buy a Prius that could seat my entire family.
    • If as a secondary vehicle, way insurance works, still have to basically pay 100% insurance on all the vehicles, reducing any savings through reduced fuel use.
    • Do you really want to have to wear a motorcycle helmet.

    And ...

    On the other hand, it is cool.  Check out the video.

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    by A Siegel on Wed Feb 28, 2007 at 02:14:13 PM PST

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