One of the simplest, most modern electric bicycle designs is the Electrified 3 from the Dutch manufacturer Vanmoof: Google has taken the Electrified 3 and added a front LIDAR sensor (along with some sophisticated electronics) to enable the Electrified 3 to become fully autonomous.
Speed demons in the 1980s certainly had some options available to them, just not the electrically-propelled variety.
Some Norwegian BMX guys were doing a demo and decided to backflip an Easy Motion electric bike. Thankfully, they got it on film.
We may not have flying cars…but we’ve got flying electric bikes! #BackToTheFuture
A tip of the hat to @FosseEbikes for posting this up on Twitter.