The 3D printing motorcycle was manufactured by Airbus Company. It was named “Light Rider”.
As the main framework was made of new materials 3D printing, the whole car is only 35 kg, Airbus CEO and the actual production subsidiary APWorks CEO two people easily lifted it.
Due to very light, the maximum speed of up to 80 km per hour. It takes only 3 seconds to accelerate from 0 to 45 km.
Skeleton of this car is the weight part of motorcycle. 3D Print of motorcycle frame that consists mainly of aluminium alloy, through the computer to calculate and generate a similar cheese hollow structure, compared to only 6 kgs, and general electric motorcycle, light 30%.
APWorks CEO JoachimZettler said that although the skeleton is printed out with 3D printing, but still need to go through the traditional process of reprocessing, such as grinding, welding and so on.
The car now sells for EUR 50 thousand, equivalent to about RMB370. Worldwide limited to 50.It is difficult to buy!