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Bisected Motorbikes

Eco-Friendly Halbo is Half the Size & Twice the Excitement

— July 2, 2009 — Autos
As gas digits become smaller, apparently so too do the size of the vehicles. The Halbo motorcycle concept designed by Pierre Yohanes Lubis for BMW is actually the size of half of a real motorcycle.

The 2-wheeled tinker toy has a stationary front wheel and a left-to-right swiveling back wheel. The target audience for the vehicle is supposed to be “vibrant eco-minded young individuals.”

It looks awesome but also very dangerous. I don’t know if it makes you look like more of a man or more of a wuss. It still manages to move pretty well for what it is.
Trend Themes
1. Eco-friendly Transportation - Developing smaller, eco-friendly vehicles like the Halbo motorcycle concept presents an opportunity for disruptive innovation in the transportation industry.
2. Compact Vehicles - The trend towards smaller, bisected vehicles like the Halbo motorcycle creates an opportunity for further innovation in the production of compact vehicles.
3. Alternative Commuting - Concepts like the Halbo motorcycle can inspire the trend towards alternative commuting methods, presenting opportunities for innovation in the urban transportation industry.
Industry Implications
1. Automotive - The development of eco-friendly and compact vehicles presents opportunities for innovation within the automotive industry.
2. Motorcycles - The Halbo motorcycle concept highlights the trend towards smaller, bisected motorcycles and presents opportunities for innovation in the motorcycle industry.
3. Urban Transportation - Concepts like the Halbo motorcycle present opportunities for innovation in the urban transportation industry, particularly in the development of alternative commuting methods.
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