28 Aug '12, 8pm

Mind The Skid Marks: Toto toilet company unveils poo-powered motorcycle

Mind The Skid Marks: Toto toilet company unveils poo-powered motorcycle

Yes, this sounds like something straight out of the The Onion , but it appears to be the real deal. Toto Ltd., a Japanese toilet company has apparently constructed a highly efficient motorcycle that runs on, well, excrement. The project, which has been ongoing since 2009 is called 'Toilet Bike Neo,' made its debut on Thursday in a Fujisawa showroom. The basis is a three-wheeled, 250cc trike, with a specially built toilet as the seat. It's important to note that the contraption does not run on the rider's (*ahem* ) leavings. Rather, the vehicle runs on livestock waste, or waste water. The toilet-derived seat is just a rather blatant advertising device. According to a Metro UK report, the vehicle "runs on biogas fuel (fertilized, purified and compressed livestock waste and household waste water) provided by the Shika-oi Town in Hokkaido and Kobe city." This puts Toto at the ...

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Japan toilet maker unveils 'poop-powered' motorcycle

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straitstimes.com 29 Aug '12, 7am

A female rider drives Japanese toiletry goods maker Toto's eco-friendly motorcycle "Toilet Bike Neo", which uses bio-gas f...

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