While motorcycles with similar designs have been around for a while, designer Ben Wilson wanted to create one that didn’t rely on gasoline to run. So, the device you see above was the result. Click here for more pictures. Continue reading to see the motorized version.

It’s not a very comfortable position, but this is not a utility vehicle of any kind, merely a demonstrative one, ordered for the “XXI Century Man” exhibition in Tokyo.

[via Obviousmag]