Invented in The North: Jet-propelled mobility scooter tested
A jet-powered mobility scooter has reached speeds of over 70mph on a North Yorkshire airfield.
Tom Bagnall, an amateur engineer, built the vehicle out of two old turbo units and is featured in a new programme about aviation innovations invented in the north of England.
Invented In The North airs on BBC One in Yorkshire & Lincolnshire at 19:30 on 23 June.
20 Jun 2017
- From the section York & North Yorkshire