Lexus develops futuristic hoverboard concept

Concept Design 24 Jun 2015
Lexus develops futuristic hoverboard concept

Lexus has partnered with super conductive technology specialists to create an advanced Hoverboard Concept.


The Lexus Hoverboard operates using magnetic levitation technology – with liquid nitrogen cooled superconductors and permanent magnets – to achieve frictionless movement.

The technology is wrapped in a body that adopts the brand’s design DNA, featuring the trademark spindle grille signature shape and adopting materials found in the product line-up, from the high tech to natural bamboo.

Lexus Hoverboard Concept

The Lexus Hoverboard is part of the fourth project in the Lexus ‘Amazing in Motion’ campaign that showcases the creativity and innovation of the Lexus brand.

Lexus Hoverboard Concept

Testing of the Lexus Hoverboard will be taking place in Barcelona, Spain over the coming weeks until Summer 2015.

(Source: Lexus)

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