Known as the speedy messenger for the Greek gods, Hermes was said to have winged sandals. Good news, mortals: spnKiX is the next best thing. With more horsepower than a pair of rollerblades, these motorized skates fit right over your shoes and can travel up to 10 miles per hour. Just charge the battery and steer them with the wireless remote, which controls speed for both feet at the same time. One charge is good for six to seven miles. In addition to saving on gas and looking uber-cool on your commute (or at the park), you’ll be able to whiz right through any traffic jam.
Fits men’s shoe sizes 6–14 and women’s sizes 7–15.5 (U.S. sizes). Battery pack takes about 4 to 5 hours to charge. spnKiX can last 6 to 7 miles per charge, depending on uphill vs. downhill conditions. Weight limit: 200lbs. Travels up to 10mph. Wireless remote allows continuously variable speed control. Recommended for ages 16+.