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Swingtrike, 3 Wheeler with Cornering Stability Control

Posted: May 13th, 2011 | Author: | Filed under: design, Rearview, trike | Tags: , , , | Comments Off on Swingtrike, 3 Wheeler with Cornering Stability Control

Lycra clad cyclists, hmmm how does one say nice things about this creed? OK perhaps we’ll tackle that one later. One thing is sure, the brightly colored crew won’t be punsing about on the Foldable Swingstrike.

Cycling is environmentally friendly, great for your health as well as light on the hip pocket. One drawback is the instability that comes with being upright on two wheels at low speeds, those traffic light starts are a b_tch to negotiate. Tricycles offer a way to overcome these problems, but three-wheelers have their own set of stability issues, cornering at higher speeds can be a hardship on three wheels. The Swingtrike aims to provide a best of both worlds solution by employing a tilting design that keeps all wheels on the ground across bumpy terrain and through corners, making it safer – as well as more fun – than traditional fixed frame trikes.  The accessory kit is a clue at who the Swingtrike is aimed at, fun loving families who don’t take cycling too seriously should love this kit. It is literally no-brainer-motors. Read the full article »»»»