YikeBike V2

The YikeBike V2 may not be much smaller than its predecessor, but it’s definitely no slouch. Touted as the “world’s smallest folding electric bike” by the Guinness Book of World Records, this tiny folding electric bike requires riders to sit up-right using the handlebars on the sides in order to control the 8-inch wheel found out back. the larger 20-inch wheel up front drives the bike. It can reach speeds up to 14mph, and has a 6-mile range, thanks to a 450 watt electric motor. Done riding? You can fold everything up in 20-seconds or less. Continue reading for three videos and more information.

“A rider up to 220 lbs. sits in an upright position with the handlebars at the sides rather than in front – gentle leaning to either direction assists turns. Its short wheel base enables superior maneuverability while electronic anti-skid brakes provide smooth stops. High-visibility LED lights provide maximum visibility; built-in brake and turn lights allow you to keep your hands on the handlebars at all times,” says Hammacher.