PHOTO CAPTION: Charles Bombardier-inspired concept for 300 km/h electric motorcycle.

Concept: 350 MPH Electric Motorcycle

Charles Bombardier envisions a tandem, enclosed electric motorcycle that traveling in a concrete guideway can hit speeds up to 350 mph.

Published: 02-Jun-2014

Our Prototypes column introduces new vehicle concepts and presents visuals from designers who illustrate the ideas. Some of them will be extensions of existing concepts, others will be new, some will be production ready, and others really far-fetched.

The concept

The Motorail is an electric motorcycle concept equipped with four inline in-wheel motors. It was designed to run inside a concrete track at speeds exceeding 350 mph. It can also ride on normal roads and highways with its built-in gyroscopic balancing system.


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