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Finnish manufacturer RMK Vehicles has come forward with plans to build an electric streetbike with an eye-popping centerless rear hub. The Tron-style open rear wheel houses an integrated 67-horsepower electric motor for a top speed around 100mph... Continue Reading RMK E2: Finnish electric motorcycle rocks sweet hubless rim motor Category: Motorcycles Tags: Electric Motorcycle
The Ethec electric motorcycle - designed and built by Swiss university students - is a strange jumble of ideas that are individually very nice. With a massive 15-kWh battery box, it offers a range around 250 miles. And it's got a second hub motor in the front wheel to improve its regenerative braking... Continue Reading Ethec's awkward 2WD electric motorcycle packs a monster 250-mile range
the royal enfield lockstock is said to be a ‘performance powerhouse made to take on the drag strip, burn some serious rubber, and create a lot of noise.’ The post custom royal enfield lockstock is their fastest motorcycle to date appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
the antislip technology addresses situations where wheels come in contact with wet leaves, an oil spill or gravel and begin to slip sideways. The post bosch’s reverse thrust feature releases gas to keep your motorcycle on track appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
Manufacturers go to great lengths to make their motorcycles as safe as possible and usually the task is handled by electronics, such as traction control, cornering ABS and electronic suspensions. Apparently, no one had thought to employ rockets to help a bike stay upright. Until Bosch, that is... Continue Reading Bosch plans to use side thrusters to stop motorcycle lowsiding Category: Mot
comprising two high-output electric motors working a common output, the battery-powered prototype features 170 horsepower and 290 lb-feet of torque. The post the curtiss zeus is the world’s first ‘e-twin’ fully electric motorcycle appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
Alabama's Curtiss Motorcycles – previously high-end custom V-twin maker Confederate Motors – announced last year that it would kickstart a new "golden age of American motorcycling" by making only electric bikes going forward. That vision for the future of motorcycle design is based on sustainability, minimalism and fun and the first example – the Zeus – has been revealed at the Quail Motor
On its Digital Day 2018 event, the BMW Group displayed technology applications destined to transform the automotive world in the near future. Starring among these, 3D printing is already producing car parts, but the appearance of a mysterious motorcycle frame certainly raised some eyebrows... Continue Reading BMW hints at future plans, with 3D-printed motorcycle frame Category: Motorcycle
Why should car guys have all the fun? LeanGP is working to release a lean-to-steer motorcycle controller for home VR gaming in an attempt to bring some of the physical elements of motorcycling into the gaming experience...Continue Reading LeanGP debuts lean-to-steer home VR motorcycle simulatorCategory: MotorcyclesTags: Controller Gaming VRRelated Articles:
If the goal of building a custom motorcycle is to create something unique, then "Jack Watkins" (not his real name), of Poland, can tick that box. A hub-steered head-scratcher with a Beemer Boxer motor and laser-cut sheet steel frame, the Watkins M001 is an epic engineering curiosity...Continue Reading Polish designer drops jaws with unique hub-steered custom motorcycleCategory: MotorcyclesTag is a social bookmarking place where you can share, find & discuss the best news around on most topics. We focus on hi-tech reviews, gadgets and geekery but we like almost anything that's awesome, appealing and thought-provoking! er6i9ds5mz

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