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V1 bicycle / urban commuting bicycle

V1 bicycle
V1 bicycle

Foldable urban commuting bicycle.
The frame geometry puts the rider in a position as if he was sitting in a chair and prioritizes the efficiency of each pedal stroke. It has an unique size and fits 5 to 95 percentiles, and it is foldable for easier storage.
The saddle has a backrest that serves as a support for backpacks.
The stem is also a headlight and a speedometer.
The racks have a taillight and are fenders at the same time.
It has 700c wheels, internal hub gears, dynamo, drilling for racks and fenders and support for various types of brake.
Aluminium is its main material.


de Oliveira Santos, Paulo Victor

de Oliveira Santos, Paulo Victor
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil