Toymaker Corgi, has launched the worlds first hydrogen powered remote controlled car.
The H2GO is powered by a hydrogen fuel cell, which can be recharged using water and the refuelling station, which is solar powered.
It takes just 4 minutes to charge up the fuelling station, which lasts an hour, and it can also be recharged by mains power. The remote controlled car lasts for about 5 minutes and can be recharged immediately by the refuelling station.
¢â‚¬Å“Today marks a new chapter in the global toy market. The H2GO is not only a fascinating miniature-scale, real-working fuel cell powered RC toy that can be refuelled using plain water, but marks a change in how the toy industry will need to transform and adapt to a clean energy future. The H2GO offers not only great entertainment and playability but also has fantastic educational value [for kids]. Discovering fuel cell technology and being able to fill the cars refuelling station just with water is an important part of the play experience.¢â‚¬
The H2GO kit costs $260 with the solar panel and $ 200 without.
via GizmodoFiled Under: Toys