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Brazil: This motorbike runs on WATER!01:24

Brazil: This motorbike runs on WATER!

Brazil, Sao Paulo
July 21, 2015 at 02:12 GMT +00:00 · Published

A motorcycle able to travel up to 500 kilometres (310 miles) on a litre of water was trumpeted by creator Ricardo Azevedo in Sao Paulo, Monday. Azevedo took the bike for a spin after filling it up with a bottle of H20, and even used the polluted waters of Tiete river to demonstrate his case.

Called the 'T Power H20,' the design features a combination of water and a single, external car battery used to produce electricity and separate the hydrogen from the water molecule. The process, involving a pipe-system, results in combustion which subsequently creates the energy necessary to power the bike.

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A motorcycle able to travel up to 500 kilometres (310 miles) on a litre of water was trumpeted by creator Ricardo Azevedo in Sao Paulo, Monday. Azevedo took the bike for a spin after filling it up with a bottle of H20, and even used the polluted waters of Tiete river to demonstrate his case.

Called the 'T Power H20,' the design features a combination of water and a single, external car battery used to produce electricity and separate the hydrogen from the water molecule. The process, involving a pipe-system, results in combustion which subsequently creates the energy necessary to power the bike.

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