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Thursday March 17, 2005 4:42 pm

Scientists Develop a Motorcycle That’s Too Quiet


Posted by Hector Martinez Categories: Misc. Tech


Silent But Deadly?You just can’t seem to please everyone.  Make bikes too loud, and pedestrians complain about the noise.  Make them fuel-cell powered and super-quiet and people say they’re an accident hazard.  The new prototype bike, developed by British manufacturers Intelligent Energy, are said to make about as much noise as a PC.  In an even greater act of blasphemy, they are going to add a switch on the bike to allow artificially generated noise so that people will know when it’s approaching.  No, it’s not April first yet.

Read More | BBC News


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