The Copenhagen Wheel is touted as bringing the web, online social media, green power and cycling together.
The wheel itself feels like cool technology for technologies sake, and I don’t mind that. Efforts to do new things inspire others to do new things and that all works together in the end.
All it needs now is to include a Rohloff hub and you’ll have an ridiculously expensive wheel that does a whole lot of cool things. And it will bring your bike one step closer to being the electronic beast that most cars have become.
I have to give it credit for being a super-simple way to add electric power to any bike.
Here’s a video about it:
This was from an article at The Guardian.