Toyota is bringing back Dean Kamen’s stair-climbing wheelchair – Engadget

Remember Dean Kamen’s iBot wheelchair? Its uniquely adjustable wheel orientation gave patients the freedom to climb stairs and effectively stand upright, but its high price ($25,000) knocked it off the market in 2009. Well, it’s poised for a comeback …
Toyota and Dean Kamen relaunch iBOT balancing wheelchairAutoblog (blog)
Toyota Teaming With Segway Inventor Kamen on Better WheelchairsBloomberg
Toyota and Segway inventor team up on stair-climbing wheelchairMarketWatch
Business Wire (press release)
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