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Valentin Vodev’s Partially Electric Vienna Bike Can Carry a Trunk Load of Groceries

Posted By Tafline Laylin On October 14, 2011 @ 11:25 am In Bicycles,Green Transportation,Innovation | 3 Comments

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On a 3 hour charge, the Vienna Bike can travel as far as 37 miles, according to our friends over at Designboom [2]. This is achieved when traveling at a rate of roughly 13.5 miles an hour, and with good old-fashioned peddle power mixed in with the electricity. Similar to Sanitov Studio’s Chinese-inspired cargo bike [3], the handy cargo box is situated at the rear end of the tricycle and can carry a load of up to 88 pounds. It’s easy to park, which is good for tight city spaces, and folds down to a size that is appropriate for the intrepid urbanite. Next question?

+ Valentin Vodev [4]

Via Designboom [2]

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[1] Image: http://inhabitat.com/wp-content/blogs.dir/1/files/2011/10/Vienna-Bike-3.jpg

[2] Designboom: http://www.designboom.com/weblog/cat/8/view/17029/valentin-vodev-vienna-bike.html

[3] Sanitov Studio’s Chinese-inspired cargo bike: http://inhabitat.com/sanitov-launches-cargo-bike-with-gps-technology-in-london/

[4] + Valentin Vodev: http://valentinvodev.com/index.html

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