In a video posted by French newspaper Le Parisien last month, the riderless two-wheeler was seen on a highway baffling people on internet.
The video of the 'ghost' motorcycle went viral with over a million views and 22,000 shares as people tried out figure how the bike was driving on its own.
Now, nearly a month later, the newspaper claims to have solved the mystery.
Motorcycle stuntman Jean-Pierre Goy told The Sun that the event isn't unthinkable and that motorbikes can go on for 600 metres without a rider.
"I've seen motorcycles ride like this even longer, especially with the cruise control blocked," he said. Click for more trending news