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Alex Davies

Alex Davies (@adavies47)
Living / Culture
October 7, 2011

Slick Bamboo Scouter with Electric Motor, Cork Seat

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fritsch bamboo scooter
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Bamboo's sturdiness and pliability means that more and more manufacturers are choosing it for their frames, like this gorgeous prototype for a bamboo electric scooter-bike combo.

Designed by French firm Fritsch-Durisotti -- it's one that wouldn't look too out of place on a cosmopolitan street near you, and another hint that bamboo vehicles are definitely emerging into the mainstream.

Read the full story: Streamlined Bamboo Scooter Bike Zips Around With Hidden Electric Motor

Photo: Fritsch-Durisotti