Man Now Owns A Gundam Scooter

[Image: Ryo Inoue]
[Image: Ryo Inoue]

Twitter user Ryo Inoue is now the proud owner of a custom Gundam scooter. Lucky him!

This Gundam “New Type” scooter previously appeared on Yahoo! Auctions in Japan, with bids starting at 229,800 yen ($2,118). The bike finally went for 498,000 yen ($4,607).

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According to Inoue, he’s going to connect a speaker to the bike, so he can ride around with Gundam theme music playing.

That is an excellent plan.


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Originally from Texas, Ashcraft has called Osaka home since 2001. He has authored six books, including most recently, The Japanese Sake Bible.

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I feel like we’re missing something here. Nobody’s gonna bring up the curly wig he has casually stored in his seat compartment?