IT'S A JET BIKE. IT LOOKS LIKE IT'S GOT THE FART CAN FROM A HONDA, BUT THAT'S A PULSE JET. THE GUYS WHO MADE IT ARE LOUD.
This is a mountain bike powered by an AMT miniature gas turbine jet engine. It's exactly the kind of epic daily driver I need to navigate Manhattan traffic. Video, plus how it works, below.
Holy. Sweet. Fireballs. We thought that twin Rolls Royce powered Star Raider was nuts (and a bit on the geeky side), but take one of those engines, put it on two wheels, add a freakin' afterburner and you get this jet powered drag bike. Yet again we are in awe of the Aussie ability to assuage common sense in favor of…