PROGRAM:  A TO B GLOBAL MOBILITY SYSTEM
SPONSORED BY: AUDI
DEVELOPER:  RIGOLETTI CASA DE DISEÑO
 
PROJECT PARTICIPANTS:
 
Project Director:  D.I.A.  Jorge M. Rodríguez Cuevas
Original main concept: Mauricio Cardoso Díaz González
Architectural concept by: Jorge M. Rodríguez Cuevas
Packaging: Jorge M. Rodríguez Cuevas
Exterior design: Roberto I. Gutierrez Zamudio, Victor Danial Bárcenas Yépez y Jorge M. Rodríguez Cuevas
Interior design: José Carlos Padilla Montes
Exterior power train and suspension mechanisms: Jorge M. Rodríguez Cuevas
CAD: Roberto I. Gutierrez Zamudio y Jorge M. Rodríguez Cuevas
Interior illustrations: José Carlos Padilla Montes
Exterior illustrations: Roberto I. Gutierrez Zamudio, Victor Danial Bárcenas Yépez y Arturo Millán Martínez
The M2 Ciclo transportation is a system planned to run over the city adapting its railroad to the existing infrastructure, no matter the way it demands.  The system integrates 2 individual coaches which accommodate 12 sited passengers and one extra space for handicap.
M2 Ciclo preliminary packaging studies.
Interior concepting
The M2 Ciclo owns a external powertrain system, placed at the front and at the rear portions of every coach,  powered by 4 brushless/ permanent magnet electric engines (50HP) .  The Power train is mounted over the orbital suspension system which allow the vehicle bound: Up-down, Cross-car and For-aft directions to maximize the comfort inside the coach.
 
In addition, at the center axle of rotation bearing point, there is a servo engine controlled by a accelerometer system to maintain leveled  the coach every time the roadrail twists it self to follow the pad governed by the existing infrastructure of the city.
Orbital / Multidirectional suspension system and automatic level system.
The M2 Ciclo interiors offers divided spaces for every 4 passengers to increase the privacy sensation. The interior environment delivers WiFi signal, and every seat is equipped  with  a service table and private sound system, to increase the work productivity and comfort during the travel.
The M2 system twists it self  to follow the pad through the city.