Last year we reported that: Toyota invents the tricycle (3Yen / 2013-03-07).
Now Japan’s Katayama Kogyo is touting their new electric motor-assisted standing ‘Walking Bicycle”—even though it has three wheels (continued).
—According to The Daily Mail (2014-Apr-30):
Motorised Walking Bicycle combines scooter and cross-trainer …The standing-style “Walking Bicycle”…features an electric motor capable of speeds of up to 15mph (24km/h)…goes on sale in July for $3,000…continues...
Watch a short, 2 minute, Japanese news video of the “Walking Bicycle” in action:
Learn more about Japan Inc’s previous tries at inventing the tricycle including:
• Ginormous dock for your smartphone (3Yen / 2012-10-04/)
• Toyota’s 3-wheeled electric wheelchair ‘car’ (3Yen / 2009-06-28)
• Toyota’s trike is proclaimed the coolest ↓ (3Yen / 2005-11-17)