Ideo’s $5k electric bike wins design competition & “boosts” riders uphill

9 Oct

The bike, which cost about $5,000 in parts to make, features a 24-volt, 250-watt motor. To boost power, riders can push a thumb-controlled toggle on the left-handlebar grip to switch on the pedal-assist.

via Ideos electric bike wins design competition | Gaming and Culture – CNET News.

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