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Ford has created a prototype jacket to help put a stylish boost on bike safety. It’s a black jacket with an LED display on the back. With it, riders can put messages, alerts, a hazard symbol, or even emojis on their back’s while they ride or if they’re stranded someplace…just don’t be shocked at who shows up if the emoji you choose is an eggplant.

Right now, the jacket is just a prototype, so there’s no word on when, or it, it’ll hit the marketplace.

Ford Emoji Jacket helps people to 'Share The Road'

It has never been easier to get on your bike - with millions of people across Europe choosing to ride into work or cycle for sport and pleasure. But communication between drivers and cyclists can be difficult with riders having to remove their hands from the handlebars to indicate changes in direction or to express thanks.