Arc Vector electric motorcycle Jaguar

Is Jaguar returning to motorcycle roots?

British car company Jaguar appears to be returning to its motorcycle roots with patents for an electric motorcycle, a hi-tech motorcycle jacket and head-up display helmet linked to the company. The Arc Vector electric motorcycle, jacket and helmet were unveiled last year by Arc Vehicles. However, the patent filings for some of the innovations have …

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Motorbike technology How to ride safely in heavy traffic

Drivers get warning tap for riders

Drivers may soon be tapped on the shoulder to warn them of approaching riders. The Jaguar/Land Rover technology is called Bike Sense and it’s latest car company technology development that could prove safer for riders and help prevent SMIDSY (Sorry Mate, I Didn’t See You) crashes. The company is working on a range of new …

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Invisible pillars end SMIDSY?

A new invention turns car pillars invisible, but will it put an end SMIDSY (Sorry mate I Didn’t See You) motorcycle crashes? The prototype invention by Jaguar Land Rover uses cameras on the outside of the car to project images on to the A, B and C pillars inside the car so that they become virtually invisible. The …

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