For the most part electric bikes seem a little wasteful and are definitely the some of the least attractive bikes on the market. In steps Faraday Bicycles to change all of that. Initially the Faraday Porteur was a collaboration between IDEO and Oregon based frame-builder Rock Lobster. Adam Vollner one of the IDEO team members involved on the project, prompted by his love of bicycles and the project left to launch Faraday Bicycles. For their initial launch Faraday is fundraising and selling their first bikes through Kickstarter with only 10 more days to go.