Honda reveals improved Uni-Cub version 2.0

honda uni cub 2ng gen 1This new personal mobility system is on same lines as the Uni Cub device revealed last year, but with a host of improvements which not only contribute to more attractiveness but also to enhanced safety. The device moves with the help of an omni directional driving wheel system which is also seen on board the ASIMO robot. It can be guided by adjustment of user’s weight and is powered by a lithium ion battery. The new UNI-CUB ? has a total drive range of 3.7 miles and a top speed of 2.5 mph.

Exclusively designed for indoor use only, the model comes with soft materials so that no harm is done during accidental impact with either persons or objects around the office. Seat is also soft and comfortable while it is positioned lower so that it can be used by a wider range of people. Honda Motor Company has also added a stand function which also contributes to better diversity of use as it can also be used as a stool when not in motion. For more information, scroll through the press release below.