Supertrikes

Rise of the eco-friendly, three-wheeled supercar

Implications - The 'supertrike' is quickly becoming the auto of choice for price- and eco-conscious consumers who prefer a simplified, greener lifestyle. Often electric-powered, compact in design and featuring superior technological elements, the green three-wheeled auto makes for an ideal replacement to bulkier, less energy-efficient four-wheelers.
SCORE 5.5
Popularity
Activity
Freshness
Megatrends
Patterns
1,341,641 Total Clicks
Nov 09 - May 10
Warm
Featured Examples
Lightning Powered Bikes - The Yog by Arun Thomas is an Eco-Friendly Tricycle
SCORE 6.3
Warm 55,970 Clicks Pub: Feb 5, 10
Lightning Powered Bikes
The Yog by Arun Thomas is an Eco-Friendly Tricycle
Designed by Indian designer Arun Thomas, the Yog tricycle has been the showcase of the Michelin Challenge Design 2010. The Yog tricycle is designed to use alternative power: thunderstorm lightning. Arun… [More]
Tandem Tricycles - The Twin Trike is Designed for Couples Riding
SCORE 5.8
Warm 35,629 Clicks Pub: Mar 11, 10
Tandem Tricycles
The Twin Trike is Designed for Couples Riding
Cikaric Dragan has designed the Twin Trike, a bike that enables two persons to ride together at the same time. The Twin Trike looks elegant and stylish, and is integrated with great functionality. The… [More]
Single-Seater Sedans - The Honda 3R-C is Unveiled in Advance of the Geneva Motor Show
SCORE 5.5
Warm 14,070 Clicks Pub: Feb 26, 10
Single-Seater Sedans
The Honda 3R-C is Unveiled in Advance of the Geneva Motor Show
Personal mobility is all the rage now. The ceremonial burial of the argument for bigger is better was seen a few days ago when the Hummer brand went down harder than, well, a Hummer. The tricycle-inclined… [More]
Uber-Efficient 3-Wheelers - The E-Rex Trike by OptaMotive is 3 Times More Efficient Than a Prius
SCORE 5.9
Warm 16,540 Clicks Pub: Apr 24, 10
Uber-Efficient 3-Wheelers
The E-Rex Trike by OptaMotive is 3 Times More Efficient Than a Prius
The three-wheeled E-Rex is an electric vehicle designed by Silicon Valley startup OptaMotive for the Progressive Automotive X-Prize. The E-Rex is being hailed as an eco vehicle three times more efficient… [More]
Cheetah Speed Bicycles - The Pardo Folding Bike Design Allows Cyclists to go Super Fast
SCORE 5.1
Warm 47,500 Clicks Pub: Nov 18, 09
Cheetah Speed Bicycles
The Pardo Folding Bike Design Allows Cyclists to go Super Fast
The Pardo (short for the Spanish word “guepardo” meaning “cheetah”) was designed by Pablo Lopez, to allow humans to simulate the animal’s travel mechanics.  This design was an entry into Innovar, a national… [More]
$10,000 Trikes - Sacha White Creates a Tricycle to End All Tricycles
SCORE 4.3
Average 15,868 Clicks Pub: Dec 6, 09
$10,000 Trikes
Sacha White Creates a Tricycle to End All Tricycles
Bike maker Sacha White has made a tricycle for his daughter that cost around $10,000. To put this in perspective, my first car was the same price… if you divided that by four.  Featuring tricked out… [More]
Quantcast