2024 Team

Now that spring has rolled around it’s time to start the announcement of the 2024 Human Power Team! First up is an allround handyman, our mechanic Floris van den Broek: “My name is Floris, 25 years old and one of the mechanics behind the HPT project. I have a lot of experience as a road […]

New 6h world record

Matthias sets a new 6h world record with his Snoek from velomobiel.nl. Beside the perfect aerodynamic of his velomobile the tailor made Schwalbe tires played a key role of his success. More Information and Pictures on droplimits.de

European Speed Challenge, Italy 2021

This year like previous year the Speed week organized by WHPSC at Battle Mountain has been cancelled. As a reaction the team Policumbent (Lucrezia) organized in the weekend of 23 and 24 Oktober the European speedbattle.  It took place in Italy on the circuit Stellantis Proving Ground at Balocco.Four teams have been invited. A French team, An […]

First half is ready

Hans and Ellen has finished the first half of the bike. The weight is about 5 kg and super stiff. The high stiffness is due to in total four layers of carbon and a core media. As shown on the pictures below, they worked with vacuum infusion during hardening.    

Finishing mold and building new fork

Ellen and Hans worked on our new bike. They could finish the mold for the outer shell. Beside this big step forward Hans also started to build the fork for the front wheel. As you can see not so easy to put all carbon layers in the right place.    

Building the bike

Dez 2020: We are also suffering from the corona pandamic, but finally we started to build the moulds for the new bike. Here some impressions…

Fitting the bike. Part 2

After finding a good position for Ellen in the new bike, also Matthias tested how he can fit into the bike. Due to the fact, that the bike a about 10 cm longer than the old one, there were more or less no problems to find a good position. But one the other hand the bike is […]