This BMW e-motorcycle concept is basically just a big battery

A striking idea of how batteries could influence the design of future motorcycles.

A designer created a concept BMW electric racing bike.
Rodrigo Magro Mañas / Yanko Design

Café racers, stripped-back street racing bikes, have exploded in popularity in recent years. Simultaneous growth in the availability of electric bikes begs for an electric café racer.

Designer Rodrigo Magro Mañas created this concept bike for BMW’s namesake Motorrad brand, envisioning how electrification might influence future café racers.

Rodrigo Magro Mañas / Yanko Design