Archive for March, 2013

AUTOBIKE BUILDS FIRST CONTINUOUSLY VARIABLE, AUTOMATIC SHIFTING BIKE – BikeRumor.com

March 20th, 2013

Who remembers the Trek Lime? Or for that matter the original Autobike (not sure if they’re related)? It seems that the holy grail for bike designers is a bike that appeals to the masses not because it’s the lightest, or fastest – but because it’s the simplest to operate. So, first there was the Autobike […]

AutoBike’s New Voyage Auto-Shifting Bicycle to Feature NuVinci N360 – Bike World News

March 4th, 2013

AutoBike, Inc. and Fallbrook Technologies Inc. (Fallbrook) have announced that AutoBike’s new Voyage auto-shifting bicycles will be equipped with Fallbrook’s award-winning NuVinci N360 continuously variable transmission. AutoBike’s shifting system senses the changing road conditions — whether climbing a hill or pedaling on a straightaway — and will seamlessly auto shift through an infinite number of effective drive ratios within the NuVinci CVP’s wide 360 percent […]