electric motorcycle and scooter design uses two or three wheel layouts outfitted with an electric motor and battery used for long distance travel, commuting and cruising. TOP 10 lists of 2019 review designboom’s big stories in architecture, art, design, and technology from the past 12 months. whilst electrification took charge in 2018, highly dramatic, sculptural shapes formed our image of motorcycles in 2019. electrical powertrains and digitialization took the pillion seat so to say, enhancing their designs and experiences in the background while beautiful forms took center stage – just look at BMW’s heritage-inspired R18 for example. these projects ranged from custom builds and large-scale production models to conceptual ideas. as our list shows, motorcycles in 2019 highlighted how the trend of electrification does not mean boring, slow and ugly at all… continuing our yearly reviews, we look back at the TOP 10 motorcycle and scooter designs of 2019 that grabbed our and, most importantly, designboom readers’ attention over the past 12 months. inspired by the bauhaus centennial, the BMW motorrad F 850 GS custom bike is krautmotor’s latest conversion, dubbed the ‘bauhaus 100‘. t...