Hubless Motorcycle Gets Attention

Posted By Guest on October 20, 2009

Hubless monster chopper rolls without spokes.
Hubless monster chopper rolls without spokes

This bike appears to defy logic: Hubless wheels, no spokes, apparently suspended only by its awesome good looks.

Hubless monster chopper rolls without spokes

The biker boys at Amen Design have built a chopper based around Franco Sbarro’s hubless wheels. And it really rides.

Hubless Motorcycle without Spokes

Hubless wheels work by fixing the rotating parts (brake ring, bearings, hubless rim) onto the outer side of a non-rotating inner ring that attaches to the motorcycle’s swingarm or forks.

You Might Also Like: