Big City – a big problem, especially when it comes to transportation, both personal and personal. In the XXI century growing preference bikes as urban transport. The cities of 3-5 km – it is a short distance in order to overcome his own car, but a long distance to walk. Public transport is not always meet expectations, especially in the “rush hour”. Finally, public transport need to wait, and the schedule does not always correspond to reality. Finally, all these modes of transport being held hostage by such problems as traffic jams.
The answer to this question became bikes, but they have many different drawbacks. The most obvious – the lack of bicycle parking. Besides having a bike on hand, you can not take with you into a building or public transport. All these problems and to decide Halfbike.
As the name implies Halfbike – a very small bike. It weighs only 8 kg, and dimensions unfolded 100h30h130 see Slash classic bike and turn it into Halfbike failed because it was just completely removed the seat and as a consequence – the upper frame. Bicycle turned into a compact triviller-scooter, only with pedals and chain mechanism. Used to control the bike-wheel lever. It is also and brake. Rotations are carried out not only by turning the lever, but with the help of balancing body cyclist. Finally, the lever is also support for most of the pilot.
Now the project is under Halfbike kraudfandingovoy company. Creators of unusual vehicles need at least 80,000 dollars. You can buy a bike for pre-order for $ 800.