Ideas
Explore the world's #1 largest database of ideas and innovations, with over 400,000 inspiring examples.
Insights
Uncover major shifts and emerging opportunities with our exclusive PRO research.
Trend Reports
Discover why 750 brands rely on our AI-powered Trend Reports to get better, faster insights.
Newsletter
Join over 200,000 subscribers who rely on our weekly newsletter to keep up with need-to-know trends and insights.
Books
Join 20,000,000+ people getting better and faster with our New York Times Bestselling methods, best innovation books & keynote videos.
Dashboard
Get special access to premium content, topic tracking and customizable tools through our AI-powered Dashboard.
AI
Learn how the Trend Hunter harnesses the power of artificial intelligence.
Assessment
Enhance your innovation potential with a deeper understanding of your unique innovation archetype and how your organization benchmarks.
Overview
Accelerate innovation and ignite disruptive thinking with our award-winning programs and research.
Keynotes, Workshops & Webinars
Empower your team with the insights and frameworks they need to innovate better and faster.
Custom Research
Get fast, customized trend reports, presentations and deep dives 20x faster than traditional research.
Plans
Get started today with a free consultation, our self-serve tools, or a dedicated program.
Jeremy Gutsche
Ignite your event or virtual event with our CEO, a NY Times Bestselling Author and one of the top innovation keynote speakers.
Our Team of Speakers & Virtual Presenters
Inspire your group with our most popular speakers on innovation, trends, change and futurism.
Contact
Get in touch to learn more, ask a question or submit a tip.
About Us
Learn more about Trend Hunter and how we accelerate innovation.
FAQ
Get answers to common questions about Trend Hunter.
Community
Stay on the cutting-edge with the help of the Trend Hunter community.
Team
Meet the team trusted by hundreds of leading businesses worldwide.
Jobs
Find opportunities to accelerate your career with the #1 Trend Firm.
Internships
Grow your professional skillset in an award-winning workplace.
News
Catch up on noteworthy Trend Hunter news and media mentions.
Join
Build a portfolio and put your trend-spotting abilities to the test.
Advertising
Supercharge your marketing by partnering with Trend Hunter.
Portfolio
Visit your public portfolio and browse your past articles.
Add a Trend
Write up an article and showcase your trend-spotting skills.
My Trends
Edit your articles and see how they stack up on the leaderboards.
Settings
Edit your profile, connect your social media accounts, and more.
Add a trend, customize your dashboard, or track topics.
Future Festival
World Summit
Join the world's top innovators at our 3-Day Toronto event.
eLearning (NEW)
Prepare for the year's ahead with 100+ lessons, tactics, tools and frameworks with our full learning database.
Virtual Events (NEW!)
Stream our World Summit content from the comfort of your home.
Free Webinars
During COVID-19, learn to innovate through chaos, navigate the new normal and maintain work culture from home.
Innovation Events
Explore our 2020 tour dates and find the best city to inspire your team.
Custom Events
Host a custom innovation conference in your city that will inform and inspire.
Custom Training
Bring the Future Festival experience directly to your team with custom training packages.
Search our database of over 390,000 cutting edge ideas.
SAMPLE CONSUMER INSIGHTS - Subscribe to access 8,703 more

People-Powered Transport

Rickshaws and pedal-powered cars are becoming popular in urban centers

Implications - Cars are getting smaller and greener—and turning into vehicles that require pedaling for power. Rather than being discouraged by having to create the energy to move their own rides, many consumers are looking at rickshaws and similar concepts as transport that appeals to their desires for eco-friendly living, convenient commutation and aesthetically pleasing design.
4.5
Score
Popularity
Activity
Freshness
Patterns
Megatrends
5 Featured, 41 Examples:
835,504 Total Clicks
Date Range:
Sep 09 — Dec 10
Trending:
Warm
Consumer Insight Topics:

Featured Examples

Related Trend Reports & Custom Market Research

Related Examples

Buyable Video Game Vehicles
Buyable Video Game Vehicles
The Call of Duty Black Ops Jeep is Revealed (UPDATE)
Short-Distance Eco Vehicles
Short-Distance Eco Vehicles
CD2 Grasshopper Vehicle is Green Like Grass
Recycled Rodent Vehicles
Recycled Rodent Vehicles
The Rat Car Resembles a Gigantic Critter
Black Diamond Vehicles
Black Diamond Vehicles
The Lamborghini Sesto Elemento Shines like a Faceted Jewel
Sleek Transformer Vehicles
Sleek Transformer Vehicles
The Halo Intersceptor Car Rules Land, Water and Air
Tough Aiding Vehicles
Tough Aiding Vehicles
The Hummer Angel H1 Will Provide Assistance in a Crisis-Hit Area
Sun-Powered Concept Cars
Sun-Powered Concept Cars
The Renault Kidma Transports and Protects
Speedy First Aid Vehicles
Speedy First Aid Vehicles
The Rescue Station is Perfect for Mining-Related Emergencies
Speedy Floating Vehicles
Speedy Floating Vehicles
The Jet Engine-Powered Lotus Concept is Ready for 2067
Eco Terrain Two Wheelers
Eco Terrain Two Wheelers
The Dual Pod Transport Vehicle is Solar Powered
Eco-Cooling Appliances
Eco-Cooling Appliances
The LG Solar Hybrid Air Conditioner Keeps the Earth Safe & the House Cool
Fatally Attractive Solar Panels
Fatally Attractive Solar Panels
Mesmerizing Light from Solar Arrays Are Lethal to Aquatic Insects
Windmill Pedicabs
Windmill Pedicabs
Driver Creates a Wind-Powered Rickshaw for Easy Pedaling
100 Curvaceous Concept Cars
100 Curvaceous Concept Cars
From Egg-Shaped Eco-Vehicles to Aquatic Autos
Hi-Tech Rickshaws
Hi-Tech Rickshaws
Wu YuLu's Hi-Tech Rickshaw is His 32nd Son
Off-Road Two Wheelers
Off-Road Two Wheelers
The Scupio Scooter Isn't Afraid of a Little Gravel
Epic Eco Cars
Epic Eco Cars
The Cal Poly Black Widow Gets 2,752 MPG (Take That, Prius!)
69 Electrified Rides
69 Electrified Rides
From Tesla Motors Creations to the Nissan Leaf
Solar Electric Cars
Solar Electric Cars
The Sun-Powered Minilux Leisure Car
Undercover Eco Cars
Undercover Eco Cars
The OneTicket Car Has Invisible Solar Panels
Electrickshaws
Electrickshaws
The Electric Taxi Car is a Modern Spin on the Eco-Friendly Rickshaw
23 DIY Transportation Innovations
23 DIY Transportation Innovations
From Wooden Helicopters to Handmade Wall-Climbing Spidey Gloves
Electric Mini-Two Wheelers
Electric Mini-Two Wheelers
The Yike Bike is the Solution to Urban Congestion
Multi-Vehicle Hybrids
Multi-Vehicle Hybrids
Jameson Klug's City is an All-in-One Eco Car and Motorbike
DIY Wooden Helicopters
DIY Wooden Helicopters
Chinese Farmer Builds Himself a Functional Chopper
Elvish Eco-Cars
Elvish Eco-Cars
Nissan Nuvu Looks Like a Futuristic Automobile From Middle-Earth
7-Foot Mini-Copters
7-Foot Mini-Copters
World's Largest R/C Helicopter is Anything But Stealth Flying
24 Hellacious Helicopter Innovations
24 Hellacious Helicopter Innovations
From Futuristic Flying Vehicles to Flying Hotels
Futuristic VIP Aircraft
Futuristic VIP Aircraft
Interior Excellence Unveiled Inside Boeing's 747-8 Intercontinental
Fold-Flat Helicopters
Fold-Flat Helicopters
Daniel Kocyba's ‘Hummel' is Perfect for Emergencies
play_circle_filled Spoke-Wheeled Eco Cars
Spoke-Wheeled Eco Cars
Retro Meets Eco in Joystick-Controlled Mercedes Hybrid F-Cell Roadster
Solar Electric Cars
Solar Electric Cars
The Bluecar by Pininfarina and Bollore Powered by Supercapacitor
Eco Iceland Initiatives
Eco Iceland Initiatives
Mitsubishi iMiEV Electric Car Program
Unmanned Personal Rickshaws
Unmanned Personal Rickshaws
Leg-Controlled Transportation for Seniors
Eco Solar  Cars
Eco Solar Cars
The Brisa Three Wheeler
Human Powered Mini Cooper
Human Powered Mini Cooper
Beijing Olympic Mini Rickshaw
Human-Powered Monorails
Human-Powered Monorails
The Shweeb
play_circle_filled Folding Personal Aircrafts
Folding Personal Aircrafts
The ICON A5 Amphibious Sport Plane
Human-Powered Scooters
Human-Powered Scooters
Xcelerator Hypersonic Red
Electric Dragbike Reaches Record Speeds
Electric Dragbike Reaches Record Speeds
Killacycle Goes 0-60 in 1 Second
play_circle_filled Single-Seat Helicopters
Single-Seat Helicopters
Get This Bite-Sized Chopper for $35,000