Posts Tagged ‘Bike’

The Halbo – All-Electric Bike Designed for BMW

April 15th, 2010

Designed specially for the famous German car/bike-maker BMW, the Halbo represents a concept of an eco-friendly bike of the future, boasting the use of high-end technologies and nice design.

The main goal of designer Pierre Yohanes Lubis was to create an electric bike that would allow its driver to run easily in the busy traffic. » Read more: The Halbo – All-Electric Bike Designed for BMW

Honda EV-Neo – the Prototype of Electric Scooter Developed for Business Owners

April 14th, 2010

The Japanese car-making giant, Honda, has recently presented the new prototype of the EV-Neo all-electric scooter.

The company has also announced its plans to start lease sales in the land of the rising sun this December.

Developed for delivery services, the electric scooter from Honda can be used by individual business owners.

EV-Neo boasts zero carbon dioxide emissions and to charge the battery you simply need to plug the scooter into a household power source. » Read more: Honda EV-Neo – the Prototype of Electric Scooter Developed for Business Owners

Hornet – Electric Superbike that Balances Gyroscopically

March 17th, 2010

Designed by Liam Ferguson, the Hornet is the winning project of the prestigious Victorian Automobile Chamber of Commerce (VACC) competition.

The futuristic superbike generates power using its 74hp (kW) hydrogen fuel-cell six-phase Neodymium-Iron (Nd-Fe) electric motors incorporated in the bike’s giant wheel.

The motors allow the Hornet to reach the top speed of 235km/h. » Read more: Hornet – Electric Superbike that Balances Gyroscopically

Hydrogen-Powered BMW Bike Concept

February 24th, 2010

This BMW concept bike is anything but usual, not only because it boasts a nice design but also due to the fact that it is hydrogen powered.

The concept was designed by a number of students from the ISD of Valenciennes, France, with the goal of attempting to envision the future of motorbikes in a green environment.

Arik Schwarz, Benoit Czyz, Charles Edouard Berche, and Vincent Montreuil named their creation BMW HP Kunst. » Read more: Hydrogen-Powered BMW Bike Concept

Electric Bike that Charges Laptops, Cell Phones

February 16th, 2010

electric-bike-charges-gadgetsDesigned by Yuji Fujimura, this bike not only reduces the amount of greenhouse gas emissions to zero, but also serves as an eco-friendly source of power that charges different portable devices.

With the EBIQ Electric Bike concept a person can charge his/her laptop, cell phone and other portable gadgets.

Collected energy is stored in the bike’s lithium battery, located in the base.

In addition, the bike features a built-in screen at the steering, which allows the user to easily access the laptop and obtain necessary information anywhere, anytime. » Read more: Electric Bike that Charges Laptops, Cell Phones

Lamborbiker Version II – Eco-friendly Superbike of the Future

November 23rd, 2009

eco-friendly-lamborbiker-version2-frontThe famous Lamborghini reincarnates into a motorbike under the name of Lamborbiker version II. The designer of this impressive concept is Flavio Adriani.

The main thing that makes the Lamborbiker different from other motorcycles is the design of its hub-less wheels.

It is worth mentioning that the bike was designed with Ferruccio Lamborghini in mind. Ferruccio Lamborghini had an electric engine so it would be environmentally-friendly. » Read more: Lamborbiker Version II – Eco-friendly Superbike of the Future