Lexus built the second-coolest thing from Back to the Future


Ok, so its not a time-traveling Delorean, but this is still pretty cool: Lexus has built an honest-to-God hoverboard.

Now, you can’t buy the floating skateboard just yet, but it is a working prototype, powered by superconductors and magnets, according to Bloomberg. Marty McFly, the hero of Back to the Future, famously rode a hoverboard in the second installment of the trilogy, released in 1989.

Right now the hoverboard has only been tested in Japan, but Toyota [fortune-stock symbol=”TM”], Lexus’ parent company, plans to bring tests to Barcelona soon. Here is a video of the hoverboard in action:

Toyota has also considered how to bring this technology to cars, Bloomberg notes.

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