Electric bikes typically add even more heft to the equation. That’s why the Impossible electric bike on Kickstarter is attracting attention.
It weighs 11 pounds and, when folded up, is a mere 17 inches tall. You can plop it into a backpack, and it doesn’t even have to be a very big backpack.
The secret to making an electric bike this small has to do with some clever design shenanigans. When unfolded, the bike looks like a giant pair of weird glasses thanks to the circles-within-circles design that lets it all fold up. More