Congratulations to MIT and the city of Copenhagen for making the Copenhagen Wheel ready and available for public use as of today December 3, 2013. Be one of the first to purchase one and turn you bike into an electric hybrid. Effortlessly sail up steep hills and travel long distances by letting the wheel kick in and give you the boost you need. According to MIT the wheel “looks like an ordinary bicycle wheel with an oversized center. But packed inside that unassuming hub is a veritable Swiss army knife’s worth of electronic gadgets and novel functions.” Read more
I have been waiting to see these on the market and they are finally here. Riding to work will literally be…no sweat!