Revopower Gas Powered Bike Wheel October 10, 2006Posted by Unreasonable in Energy Matters, Matters Technological.
A bike wheel with an internal combustion engine between the spokes. It’ll mount on any bike. It goes 20 mph and it gets 200 miles to the gallon.
Weight = 12 lbs. Cost = $400. Available in 2007.
“…those of you who are technically minded can see from the photographs that the important challenges involved delivering fuel to a rotating engine, throttle control through the axle, and miniaturization of ignition system.”
– Steve Katsaros, the inventor