The Toyota Winglet
is a self-balancing two-wheeled scooter similar in function and form to the Segway PT
. It is capable of cruising at 3.7 miles per hour (compared to the 12.5 mph of the Segway). Unveiled August 1, 2008, it is not known when or if the Winglet will be offered for consumer sale. In Fall 2009, Toyota will begin testing the devices in a Japanese airport and a seaside resort.