Posts Tagged: "motorcycles"

Harley Davidson Jet Engine Bike

Retro Jet Bike (video)

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It may not be a real Harley, but it’s definitely a rocket bike.  Built by Bob Maddox, this creation currently hits 0-60 in about 5 seconds, though we’re hoping it can get going a bit faster considering it sports a jet engine (it’s actually two jet engines combined) that put...

R Moto

R Moto All Electric Concept Superbike

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There was a rumor going around that if Vectrix got 500 orders for its concept R Moto superbike, they would make a production run. Unfortunately, the cost was around 50,000 EUR, so it looks like they didn’t get the cashflow they desired after all. That being said, the R Moto...

Two in one motorcycle

Concept Motorcycle Converts To A Car If You’ve Got Two

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I have a hate/love relationship with concepts.  They’re usually really cool but don’t yet exist, which is kind of equitable to a prick tease.  Ramesh Gound designed this electric motorcycle concept, which can transform into a car when two of them are joined together.  Cool if the car can comfortably...

Tech Air Race Motorcycle Suit

A Real Deal Airbag Motorcycle Suit (video)

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Airbags are standard issue in automobiles and have proven to save lives.  So what about motorcyclist?  Years ago we saw a bike that included an airbag, but until now we hadn’t seen a practical solution.  The Tech Air Race motorcycle suit is a revolutionary device that incorporates a number of...

Yamaha Ec-F-1

Yamaha’s EC-f All Electric Scooter Looks So Xbox 360

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If there was ever an Xbox 360 Motorcycle here it is.  On show at Japan’s Tokyo Motor Show, the Yamaha EC-f is an electric motorcycle/scooter that sports a lightweight aluminum frame, a lithium-ion battery and a 0.6 kWh electric motor.  Best of all the EC-f uses a standard plug that...