Buy a $900 Porsche designed for a 5-year-old

Not quite as well-equipped as a standard Porsche.

(Credit: Porsche)

The 2014 Porsche Panamera S E-Hybrid goes on sale for $ 99,000 later this year. Or you could save $ 98,100 and go even greener with a human-powered Porsche Go-Kart. Not satisfied with just tackling the adult sports car market, the automaker is trying to corner the kids’ market too.

The go-kart comes in a spiffy combination of black and orange. It’s missing some of the luxuries normally associated with Porsche vehicles, like a windshield, headlights, and an engine. It can only hold up to 110 pounds, meaning you need to be a very small adult or one of the kids the kart is actually aimed at to take it for a spin.

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The company did use some of its big car technology to craft the small vehicle. The kart weighs just 55 pounds and uses bicycle parts for the drive … [Read more]


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