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Insectified ATVs

The Electrobite Vehicle Will Make You Bug Out

— January 30, 2010 — Autos
The Electrobite Vehicle is what happens when you have a metal sculptor and a sound effects creator for Hollywood as friends.

As a creative collaboration, Jon Sarriugate, the sculptor, and Krysten Mate, the effects worker, built the Electrobite vehicle using parts of an old motorized wheel chair and some scrap metal. Designed to look like a Trilobite, this insect mobile actually drives (at a pretty good pace too) and is controlled by a head mounted joystick. It also comes tricked out with neon blue lights under the chassis.

I’m not sure if the Electrobite vehicle would be effective at picking up beach babes but who cares, its a giant motorized bug!
Trend Themes
1. Upcycled Vehicles - The Electrobite vehicle showcases the trend of repurposing old materials to create unique and functional vehicles.
2. Biomimicry Designs - The insect-inspired design of the Electrobite vehicle reflects the trend of using nature's principles to create innovative transportation solutions.
3. Retrofuturism - The combination of old motorized wheelchair parts with futuristic elements in the Electrobite vehicle represents the trend of blending retro aesthetics with modern technology.
Industry Implications
1. Custom Vehicle Manufacturing - The Electrobite vehicle presents an opportunity for custom vehicle manufacturers to market unique, eco-friendly transportation options to niche markets.
2. Art and Sculpture - The collaboration between a sculptor and sound effects creator in creating the Electrobite vehicle demonstrates the potential for artists to combine their skills to produce visually and creatively compelling vehicles.
3. Entertainment and Events - The neon lights and eye-catching design of the Electrobite vehicle make it suitable for entertainment purposes, such as parades, festivals, and themed events.
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