Meet the man behind Tron’s vehicles
ALERT! You can buy your own Light Cycle. Here’s our meeting last year with the original designer
Posted: 19 Aug 2011
News has just tumbled in to the Top Gear office that you can buy a replica of the cool Light Cycle thingys from Tron: Legacy. Click here to see it
They are street legal, they have electroluminescent strips and they're powered by a fuel-injected Suzuki 996cc bike engine. Though you'll need to be incredibly rich and a bit thick to buy one - they're $55,000 a pop. FIFTY FIVE AMERICAN GRANDS. That's £33,337.15.
The news also reminded us that we'd caught up the neon bike's designer, Daniel Simon, last year. And that we'd smuggled out a few exclusive pictures of it and the other vehicles that appeared in cinematic eyegasm, Tron: Legacy.
Click on to see ‘em. But be warned - there are high levels of OHMYGODAWESOME inside.