This was unexpected. I went to CalMoto — a motorcycle dealership — with @Vilen to drool over the Energica electric motorcycles they sell. But wait, what was this gorgeous 3-wheel Vanderhall they make you pass as you enter!?
No way to pass without stopping to stare.
Something like this happened to me the first time I saw a Morgan trike in the wild and I couldn't stop staring and drooling (📷: Motor Trend)
The Morgan was different, tho. It has a motorcycle engine lashed to the front, wire wheels and small tires. Looks awesome to tool around in on a Sunday afternoon but the Vanderhall looked like it could go. 🚀
Fortunately, Mike at CalMoto recognized my imminent distress about not being in it and prescribed the cure: