Can startups bring autocycles back to life in 2022?

You might have seen a weird vehicle at any number of recent car show that sits somewhere between motorcycles and cars.

It’s called an autocycle, and while the idea is hardly new, it kind of reached its peak about 2014, only to leave most hopeful buyers cooling their heels waiting for vehicles to roll off the factory floor.

But what is an autocycle? Where does it sit in the mobility ecosystem? More importantly, can it emerge as the future of micromobility?

What is an autocycle? 

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