Category: Product Design
Title: KY/BO - the optimal bike for the city
Name: Helena Reinsch
Medium, object: bicycle
University: HfG Offenbach
Supervisor: Prof. Peter Eckart
More and more people are giving up cars in the city. Economic and ecological aspects play an important role here. In addition to ideologies, the following are relevant for mobility in urban areas
also needs of the consumers. Therefore the demands on a bicycle can be very different. I found out about the different needs through surveys. This
Taking this into account, my design was created: an ergonomic, compact, smart and urban bicycle. It is easy to take along on public transport, the transport of
Shopping and children easy. The smart security system, integrated lighting, electric motor and unobtrusive navigation system create a pleasant everyday life.
"KY/BO" is an innovative e-bike that is geared to the everyday requirements of current and future users. The fully enclosed e-bike concept with its beautiful and well thought-out
Detailed solutions are more than just suitable for everyday use because it takes up and takes into account all activities that exist in addition to pure locomotion: the simple completion by a
integrated lock, the smart battery change, the clever integration of a child seat, an intelligent light control with navigation and the integration of technical components. A
all around successful and sophisticated design solution.