Kent Riches, Owner-Founder, Air-Tech Streamlining
Southern Utah Universityâ€™s college of Computer Science Integrated Engineering
and Technology teamed up with Air-Tech Streamlining
to design, test, build and make their mark in the record books.
Over the past two years, different teams from SUU have worked with Kent Riches of Air-Tech to design the fastest electric motorcycle in the world.
Engineering students helped design the batteries and motor, while the CAD/CAM Engineering Technology students helped model the frame, batteries, motor and sleek surfaces using CATIA V5.
This past August, Kent
rode the Electric Motorcycle into the record books at the Bonneville Salt Flats during Speed Week.
Kent Riches is the owner and founder of Air-Tech Streamlining, a San Diego based company that is the largest manufacturer of fiberglass motorcycle products in the world.
has designed many award winning show bikes, as well as hundreds of magazine project bikes, exotic futuristic motorcycles, and race bikes.
He has designed bodywork for the factory Honda, Yamaha, Kawasaki, Suzuki, and Buell road race teams as well as design work for the factory Kawasaki drag race teams.