Sep 052009
 

Check out the YikeBike electric folding bike – it sure is one interesting mode of transport that ought to be a hit in huge cities considering the extremely portable nature that allows one to tote it around wherever you go to complement public transport. yikebike0Tipping the scales at just 10kgs, the YikeBike boasts enough stored energy to last up to 9km, maxing out at 20kmh. In addition, it takes all of 20 minutes to juice up to 80% of its total power capacity – now how about that for convenience… ubergizmo.com

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Dec 052008
 

Grasshopper is a foldable electric bicycle that turns into a trolley(?) for easy transport.┬áThe use of composite materials provide rigidity and strength. The aim of the design is to satisfy those who like to bicycle in normal everyday life but live in places/cities where the configuration of the terrain is too severe (cough: hills).┬áThe target market is mainly composed of active people with environmental concerns and health concerns who live in urban centres, plus people who live nomadic lifestyles…yankodesign.com