Transport concepts for the future
From driverless cars to "never-stopping" trains, the way we get from point A to point B could be very different in the coming decades
By Brandon Butler | Network World US | Published: 09:09, 17 August 12
This two-wheeled enclosed electrically powered vehicle looks like an extended speed motorcycle that's ready for the rain. The Monotracer features two smaller wheels on either side of the vehicle that protrude from the body of the vehicle at slow speeds or when stopped. Designers says it's big enough to fit two people, plus luggage for a weekend trip, but capable of reaching speeds above 120 miles per hour in an all-electric, lithium ion battery.