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Pedal-Powered Bus is Almost Too Cool for School

Posted By Ana Lisa On June 28, 2011 @ 12:15 am In Environment,Features,Green Transportation,Innovation,Kinetic Energy | 5 Comments

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Attending school everyday has never more eco-friendly and fun! Dutch company De Café Racer [1] developed a pedal-powered [2] school bus that turns going to school into a happy, healthy and cooperative experience. This friendly and bright vehicle can accommodate up to ten kids and an adult driver, and even features a music player to blast all those sweet school bus tunes. The bus also comes equipped with an auxiliary electric motor just in case kids get tired. And if it starts raining, a sailcloth roof can easily be mounted to ensure the kids arrive at school nice and dry.

+ De Café Racer [1]

Via Bicycle Design [3]

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[1] De Café Racer: http://www.decaferacer.nl/index.html

[2] pedal-powered: http://inhabitat.com/the-sofa-bike-the-perfect-green-transport-for-couch-potatoes/

[3] Bicycle Design: http://bicycledesign.net/2011/05/another-bike-bus/

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