Leaos little-known company is working to create the eponymous bicycle equipped with an electric motor. The main feature of this mode of transport will be the presence of integrated built-in batteries that will store electrical energy, to convert from sunlight.
Electric bike has two operating modes – fully-electric and hybrid. In the first case, the motion is carried out by the drive, which will give the opportunity to drive 72 kilometers on a single charge.
Frame and handlebar are made of lightweight carbon fiber. With regard to the solar panels, they are so thin that there is practically no added bicycle weight. To recharge the built-in battery (36V) from the power supply,need to 2:00. For its full charge from the sun will require 1 day. The hybrid mode implies the need occasionally to pedal and provides 90 kilometers on a single charge. Clarifies,that direct selling bicycle will start in July and August of this year.