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Speedwheeler / Wheelchair and Handbike


The aim of my final year project with the subject “sportive vehicle for disabled persons” is to enhance the mobility, flexibility and individuality of the mentioned target group. For this purpose I created a combination of a wheelchair and a handbike.
A gain of mobility is provided by this sportive an fast running vehicle.
Its flexibility is given by an easy going transformation between wheelchair and handbike.
The drivers individuality is achieved by the users autonomous alteration himself. Therefor he doesn’t have to dismount his vessel.


Universität Duiburg-Essen

Universität Duiburg-Essen
Industrial Design
Essen, Germany

Prof. Kurt Mehnert


Lessel, Thomas

Lessel, Thomas
Essen, Germany

Thomas Lessel