Gregory deGouveia is the creator of this Kitten bike, an awesome bicycle outfitted with car wheels. Such durable tires come with a price--Kitten weighs over 200 pounds.
Gregory deGouveia created the Kitten bike just because he found free wheels in a junkyard. According to Gregory deGouveia, "The Kitten was built because the wheels were free. It's excessive and inefficient--it's sort of the anti-bike."
Implications - Since gas prices are hitting all-time highs, people are starting to drift away from conventional modes of transportation. Businesses that create unique modes of transportation that enable their customers to save money and get from point A to point B are filling both economical and environment needs at the same time.