Revolutionary Electric Scooter Designed by ArtCenter Professor, Funded by L.A. Times Owner, About to Hit the Streets

ArtCenter Industrial Design Foundation Director Nathan Allen’s groundbreaking fat-wheeled electric scooter called the Stator and that speeds up to 30 mph goes on sale this month.

The electric scooter attracted attention early after going viral online. The “micromobile” vehicle sports a cool, energy-efficient design and caught the interest of biotech billionaire Dr. Patrick Soon-Shiung, who owns the Los Angeles Times and invests in a variety of cutting edge concepts. Read more...