Glassbike – An Electric Folding Bike That Can Fit In Your Backpack
The concept of a compact folding bike that can fit inside a backpack has existed for a long time and there are actually some backpack bicycles. However, the problem is that they are still too bulky and expensive.
Glassbike isn't only a compact folder but also it is equipped with a 350W hub motor and some smart features as such being able to lock and unlock or locate your bike from your smartphone via its app. Yes, Glassbike is a mini folding electric bike with a magnesium-aluminium alloy frame and it weighs just 9.8 kg. The folded dimensions are 5.9″ x 16.5″ x 20.4″ (15 x 42 x 52 cm), that means you can easily fit it inside a big backpack or a carry-on suitcase.
The Glassbike takes the stress away from commuting. Get where you're going at speeds of up to 20 mph for up to 15 miles. Thanks to its lightweight aluminum alloy frame, this foldable electric bicycle is easy to transport and store.
The frame design of the Glassbike is what really sets it apart: Most bicycle frames are built around a single horizontal girder, but the circular design of the Glassbike distributes the bike's weight equally across the frame, making it more durable.
Equipped with heavy duty 10 inch tires and waterproof casing, traveling in stormy weather is no issue. The Glassbike can handle hills with an incline of up to 15º with no problem allowing your range of traveling to be broader than ever before.