Transformer Bike Allows You To Rise Above Traffic (video)

Here on Geeky Gadgets we have featured a number of weird and wacky concepts and designs, some of which have actually gone in to production. But this transform bike is definitely one gadget that may prove useful for riders that have to battle heavy city traffic.

To help get a better view in dense traffic the transformer bike has been designed to enable you to get a little extra height to see the road ahead. Watch the video after the jump to see the transformer bike in action.

Transformer Bike

Details on the creator and mechanics behind the bike are a little thin on the ground at the moment. But the bikes mechanics can be seen in action towards the end of the video below. Whether the bike makes it any safer to ride in traffic is still a little unclear, but rather than landing on the bumper of a car in an accident, you would probably land nearer the roof.

Source: Wired

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  • Hoss

    The swing arm on the back wheel is connected to a gas riser. The kind you see in office chairs. You’ll notice as the bike goes down the rider stays seated. When the bike goes up he raises himself from the saddle. Same principal as your office chair. Try it