Robb Report’s Top 10 Toys of Summer

    AUGUST 05, 2014

    The summer doldrums can befall even the most active souls, driving them indoors to the comfort of air-conditioning and entertainment systems. If this scenario seems all too familiar, let us tempt you back outdoors with this selection of 2014’s 10 most thrilling, best-designed, and downright most fun summertime toys, including an SUV that can take to the water, a Pininfarina-designed e-bike that powers up as you pedal, and even a water-powered board that lets riders soar above the waves. So grab your sunglasses and prepare for a summer filled with fun and adventure. 

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