With tailgate season in full swing in central New York, you may be interested in another "can't do without" gadget for your next outing. It's the "Cruzin' Cooler", and yes it can take you for a ride.

Here's more about the Cruzin' Cooler, according to shop.tailgatingideas.com:

"The Cruzin’ Cooler combines two basic necessities of life… the ability to have cold food or a beverage handy along with the means to get anywhere in the tailgating parking lot without walking. With modern technology, the Cruzin’ Cooler is available in gas and electric models.The cooler is light enough to be driven to a location and then picked up and carried.


Cargo capacity 24-12oz cans + 8 pounds of ice

Top Speed up to 13 mph

Rider capacity 250 lbs. Tested to 540

Range up to 15 miles

Box size 28″ long, 17″ wide, 19″ tall

Weight (dry) approx 64lbs."

Obviously, one should not ride one of these things on public roads or while under the influence of alcohol.

For a demonstration, watch this video: