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Re: Yamaha's Deinonychus Electric Motorcycle
What's next, Triceratops trucks, Dino Diesels, Archaeopteryx autos?
I finally got access to my website (for the first time in 4 months
because of a technical issue upline) an am updating it all week from
this summers activities. There are some new freshly uncovered Hell
Creek finds spread in and about the older posted photos.
On Oct 26, 2005, at 11:13 AM, Richard W. Travsky wrote:
DEINONYCHUS (Special exhibition model: prototype)
Taking full advantage of the greater chassis design freedom afforded
by an in-wheel motor, this is Yamaha's proposal of a completely new
type of two-wheel-drive (2WD) EV (electric vehicle) with "Stretch &
Shrink" functions in the vertical and horizontal directions that
brings a very Yamaha joy of riding. In addition to the great
drivability of the 2WD it is possible to adjust not only the riding
position but also the silhouette of the chassis to fit the rider's
body size, riding environment, road surface conditions and personal
preference. This is Yamaha's proposal of a bike of the future that
offers the kind of personal fit only possible with an electric
I suppose it would be great for getting about in the field, eh?