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Autopilot On A Motorcycle May Sound Weird, But Honda Is Doing It Anyway

Autopilot On A Motorcycle May Sound Weird, But Honda Is Doing It Anyway

This technology monitors a variety of parameters and aims to make riding both easier and safer

The term “autonomous” is mostly associated with automobiles and rightly so, after all, motorcyclists are folks who want to be in control at all times and have a sense of vulnerability.

But after radar-guided cruise controls, autonomy is the ideal technological progression for motorcycles, and who better to do it than a company that’s already mastered the same with cars: Honda.

Yes, Honda has filed patents for a partially autonomous motorcycle technology capable of intervening automatically to aid the rider from an unseen mishap.

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Two-wheels Too Much? This Guys Seems To Think So!

Two-wheels Too Much? This Guys Seems To Think So!

This YouTuber built a unique one-wheeled bike at home and although it’s got a fuel tank, it is in fact an EV

Unicycles are quite unique, but they fail to make little to no sense for the daily grind, which is why they have mostly been confined to circuses. Creative Science, a YouTuber from India though, wants to change that notion and he has thus created a self-balancing one-wheeled EV.

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Mount-&-Go: A Custom Plane That Can Carry Two Segway Electric Bikes To New Heights

Mount-&-Go: A Custom Plane That Can Carry Two Segway Electric Bikes To New Heights

This bird Gives a whole new meaning to riding on a cloud

Traveling is by far the most soul-cleansing experience one can invest in and it gets amplified exponentially when the place is secluded and people-free. Now, many would disagree with this, but this story is for the other half and one of those people happens to be Mike Patey, an engineer/pilot/entrepreneur, popular for the stuff he does to planes.

For his latest project, dubbed Scrappy, Mike Patey created an airplane that could haul two Segway Dirt eBike X260s on its wings and it’s honestly one of the smartest ideas (and execution) we’ve come across. Let’s dive into the details.

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BMW's K1 Was The Future of Motorcycles Nobody Wanted!

BMW’s K1 Was The Future of Motorcycles Nobody Wanted!

In the late 1980s, BMW needed to reinvent itself to appeal to a younger audience. This was their solution

The late-1980s was a difficult period in terms of style and BMW was completely in tune with the times when it brought us its vision of the future with the K1.

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Watch The Isle of Man TT Races Via Live Streaming in 2022

Watch The Isle of Man TT Races Via Live Streaming in 2022

Digital Channel Will Give Unprecedented coverage

While TV coverage of the Isle of Man TT races has improved in the past decade beyond all expectations, accessibility to the races is about to get even better thanks to a new digital live streaming channel that will be up and running in time for the 2022 races.

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New Motorcycle Theft Prevention Idea Gives Bikes That Sinking Feeling

New Motorcycle Theft Prevention Idea Gives Bikes That Sinking Feeling

UK engineers’ idea for motorcycle security Goes Underground

With motorcycle theft on the rise, security solutions are getting more extreme but this idea from the UK might be the most extreme, not to mention expensive, yet!

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Self Balancing Bike Tech: An Accident Waiting to Happen?

Self Balancing Bike Tech: An Accident Waiting to Happen?

Is This Control Gone Too Far?

At the CES event in Las Vegas, a company called Intellias has revealed self-balancing tech for motorcycles.

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BMW Develops Adjustable Seat for the...er...Larger Rider!

BMW Develops Adjustable Seat for the...er...Larger Rider!

BMW developing width adjustable seats

Seat height adjustment has been a thing for a long time but, up to now, no-one has been considerate about those of a wider beam in the ass department.

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New Wankel Engine Development Gives Incredible Power for Low, Low Weight

New Wankel Engine Development Gives Incredible Power for Low, Low Weight

It’s the engine design that just won’t go away

New Wankel rotary engine design from America gives ridiculous power-to-weight ratio, could revolutionise motorcycle design.

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Run-Flat Tyre Tech Finally makes It To Motorcycles

Run-Flat Tyre Tech Finally makes It To Motorcycles

No More being stranded by the side of the road

Tire mousses have been used by off-road riders for years, ending the misery of a puncture in the middle of nowhere. Now, they’ve been developed for road tires as well.

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Frog 750: Remember when the future looked like this?

Frog 750: Remember when the future looked like this?

You either like it or you don’t

The Frog 750 concept by Hartmut Esslinger, designed for a German motorcycle magazine’s competition, was typical of 1980s styling exercises, or should that be excesses?

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Curtiss One Electric Bike Finally Ready to Hit The Streets

Curtiss One Electric Bike Finally Ready to Hit The Streets

But it will cost you $115,000!

Since 2015, Curtiss has been teasing us with incredible-looking electric bikes. None have made it to production, until now. There will only be 300 Curtiss Ones built and they will cost an arm and a leg.

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Can a $13 Helmet Reduce the Number of Motorcycle Road Deaths?

Can a $13 Helmet Reduce the Number of Motorcycle Road Deaths?

The FIA seems to think it can

With the proliferation of delivery bikes on the streets of our towns and cities come a whole heap of problems, not least of which is rider safety, something the riders themselves pay scant regard to. Now, the FIA has developed a new helmet that is super cheap but conforms to current legislation.

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