motor-assisted


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motor-assisted

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mechanically assisted by a motor
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Adj.1.motor-assisted - relying on an engine for propulsion in addition to muscle power; "a motor-assisted bicycle"
aided, assisted - having help; often used as a combining form
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While a number of mainstream manufacturers are building electric or motor-assisted bikes, Mr Gibbings' two-wheeler is a tad different.
The idea to allow electric- motor-assisted bicycles on off-street bike paths came from residents, Shoemaker said.
Yamaha said it will develop more fuel-efficient engines for motorcycles and boats to improve the competitiveness of its products, as well as electric motorcycles and motor-assisted bicycles, for which demand is seen rising.
Japan's motor-assisted bicycles use a small electric motor and battery pack mounted inconspicuously on the bicycle to propel the rider, constantly adjusting the motor's force to the speed and resistance of the pedaling.
The eVO motor-assisted, stationary therapy bicycle offers an over-pedal feature that allows users to cycle using their own power while the motor is engaged and picking back up where users are unable.
s and Mitsubishi Motors' hybrid programs are linked to their respective partners, Ford and DaimlerChrysler, while Dalhatsu Motor and Fuji Heavy Industries, which unveiled motor-assisted mini-hybrids at the Tokyo show, will concentrate on niches.
It also said it designed the new motor-assisted bicycle ''in tandem with the new Step Wagon vehicle, resulting in a perfect match that offers not only excellent stowability but also built-in onboard battery charging capability.
Davis officers held a 500-yard sprint, and using a radar gun, clocked the motor-assisted bicycles at 5 MPH faster than the pedal-only bicycle by the end of the race.
The new Raisa Driver offers motor-assisted forward and reverse capabilities, to relieve caregivers from pushing and pulling the lift over carpets and through doorways.
Dynamometer testing at a California university has now been completed to explore the potential of the electric motor-assisted turbocharger mounted on a 14 L, four-cycle diesel truck engine.
With their various motor-assisted equipment, Assistive Therapy Solutions is providing an all-encompassing tool to improve patients' quality of life.
Its uses range from motor-assisted passive exercise through active non-assisted exercise, enabling the therapy to be adapted to the child's ability.