Honda's self-balancing motorcycle

Honda self-balancing bike goes electric

Honda will unveil an electric version of its Riding Assist self-balancing motorcycle at the Tokyo Motor Show in October 2018 indicating they could be the first to market with this technology. While such technology may seem pointless to many riders, there would be a lot of uses for this sort of motorcycle. For example, police, security …

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Thrustcycle Gyroycle gyrsoscopic balancing bike

Balancing bikes the next big thing?

Shortly after BMW Motorrad unveiled its self-balancing Vision 100 Next motorcycle, Thrustcycle has unveiled their own version of a self-balancing bike. While there have been Segway-type self-balancing vehicles before, they balance forwards and backwards, while these balance sideways. It means that when you slow down, internal spinning wheels take over, creating a gyroscopic effect. It …

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BMW Motorrad Vision Next 100 unveil - electric scooter - own self-balancing

BMW to unveil four new models

BMW Motorrad will unveil four new models at the EICMA show in Milan next month after revealing two new R nineT models, the K 1600 B bagger and Vision Next 100 concept bike in the past few weeks. It’s a busy time for BMW Motorrad. They have also announced a massive dealership network in India …

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BMW’s crashproof balancing boxer bike

BMW has unveiled a Vision Next 100 balancing “crashproof” bike with an electric boxer motor, textile fairing, no suspension and a flexible frame that helps steer the bike. And the rider won’t even need a helmet or protective clothing! No, it’s not April 1. The futuristic Vision concept bike has been unveiled in LA at …

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