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VANMOOF X ADE

October 10, 2013

Minimalist bike designers VANMOOF celebrate the Amsterdam Dance Event with a special colorway of its signature bike. Ok, so the Amsterdam Dance Event might not be relevant to most of us, but we can’t help but not love the matte grey aluminum frame. As for the bike’s specs, it features…

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FIBRE FLARE

October 9, 2013

Regular bike lights light up brightly in a one primary direction (uni-directional), and generally work well for traffic approaching from behind you, but what about traffic coming from the side and other angles? MeetFibre Flare, the worlds first truly omni-directional bike light, it allows cyclists to be seen from all…

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FIFTY BICYCLES THAT CHANGED THE WORLD

October 4, 2013

London´s Design Museum recently published the book “Fifty Bicycles That Changed the World”. The book takes a chronological look at the world´s most popular form of transport, illustrated beautifully with high-performance cycles to practical run-arounds, conceptual bikes to commercial models. It features the 50 most important, pivotal bicycles from around…

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CUSTOM BICYCLE BAGS | BY PORCELAIN ROCKET

October 3, 2013

Porcelain Rocket builds functional, lightweight, finely crafted bicycle gear for everyday commuters to the expedition cyclotourist. Whether you are after a custom pack for your city cruiser, storage solutions for your cargo bike, or a complete kit for your next bikepacking adventure, you will find it at Porcelain Rocket. All…

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STRIDA FOLDABLE BIKE

September 17, 2013

Strida bicycles have been around for a while, winner of numerous awards, the first version was launched back in 87, and since then has evolved and been improved into today´s modern version. The triangle shape folding bike is ideally suited for commuting, it opens and folds in less than 10…

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URBANTRIKE ADULT BIG WHEELS

August 18, 2013

Inspired by a superhero themed birthday party that helped him feel like a kid again, Arizona based resident Mike Mariani decided to create Urbantrike, a range of big wheel tricycles designed specifically for adults.

Constructed from a steel frame, and equipped with a free spinning front wheel, Pneumatic rubber tires, and…

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X-FIRE LED TAILLIGHT LASER LANE FOR BIKES

August 18, 2013

Riding your bike at night can be extremely dangerous. Thankfully product designers and engineers have been working around the clock to create safety products like the X-Fire LED Taillight laser lane for bikes.

The product is simple in design, but extremely effective at the same time. Just attach the X-Fire to…

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HUNTING TROPHIES BICYCLE RACKS

July 29, 2013

When you’re done with your work day commute, you need a place to hang your bicycle, and these Hunting Trophies are the perfect way to do so.

Created by Australian designer Andreas Schieger, the bicycle racks were created as part of a project he likes to call “Upcycle Fetish.” Inspired by…

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VELONIA VIKS

July 11, 2013

Estonian bicycle brand Velonia introduces the Viks, an urban commuter bike with a striking design and uniquely shaped frame. Thanks to its unique construction with two identical steel tubes that are joined together in the front of the bike, there is no need for a seat tube, and, not only…

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VANDEYK RAPHA CONTINENTAL

July 4, 2013

VANDEYK presents its latest build, a new bike built in collaboration with cycling favorite, Rapha. The Rapha Continental is a versatile bike designed to take on any terrain and features a hand-built, TIG welded, Columbus XCr stainless steel frame, Enve Composites Road Discs, and Chris King components in Rapha Pink….

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FACTOR BIKES VIS VIRES

July 2, 2013

Taking their experience in aerospace, Formula 1, and supercar technology, Factor introduces the Vis Vires, a bleeding edge road bike with a sophisticated frame design and a multitude of sensors to track your performance. The company teamed up with ANT+ to record and measure activity data and features a built-in…

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WOOT BIKES

June 25, 2013

Our latest bike crush comes from Holland, Woot Bikes make awesome fixed gear bikes with a minimalist design, leather saddles and classy wooden handlebars. The stylish, lightweight bikes are made from cromoly aircraft-grade alloy metal and are equipped with a flip-flop hub allowing the rider to choose from either freewheel…

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PARAVELO: WORLD’S FIRST FLYING BICYCLE

June 24, 2013

In addition to creating useful everyday products, Kickstarter inventors have also had a chance to test the waters with their wildest dreams – dreams like the Paravelo flying bicycle.

The designers at XploreAir have created the first ever flying bicycle, and now they are looking for your help to take this…

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GROWLER CITY BICYCLE BY JOEY RUITER

June 24, 2013

It seems that with each passing day we encounter another ingenious innovation within the cycling sector, and today brings us the Growler City Bicycle showing that the trend is not slowing down.

Commuters who opt out of cars in favor of its 2 wheeled counterpart still need to do everyday errands,…

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BICYCLE FRAME HANDLE

June 20, 2013

Another great bicycle product by Walnut Studiolo. The stylish Bicycle Frame Handle was designed for commuters, making it easier to carry your bike. Because it is placed at a lower grab point, it lowers the center of gravity making your bike feel easier and lighter to carry, also avoiding strain…

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VANMOOF 10 ELECTRIFIED

June 5, 2013

VANMOOF takes their city bike series to the next level by adding some electricity to the mix with their new VANMOOF 10 Electrified bike. Keeping the sleek and minimal looks that the brand has become known for, the new bike adds electric power assistance via a compact motor that adds…

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Monkey Light Pro – Animated LED Bicycle Wheel Lights

May 30, 2013

Last year the team at MonkeyLectric made a splash on the tech scene with the release of their LED bicycle wheel lights. For 2013 though, the brand is turning up the heat with the introduction of their completely customizable bike wheel lighting system.

Working off the same principle as the previously…

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Helios Smart Bike Bars

May 23, 2013

Helios Bars are the first integrated lighting system built for any bicycle, and could be the most game changing device that’s ever been introduced to the world of cycling.

We know the dangers of riding bikes on public roads all too well, and thankfully products like the Helios Bars continue to…

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VANDEYK Machine for Riding

May 23, 2013

Talented bicycle builders VANDEYK unveil their new road bike, “The Machine for Riding.” This blue bomber boasts a 870g carbon fiber frame that’s wrapped in a high grade liquid paint. It also features a Shimano Dura-Ace Di2 9070, electronic shifting with integrated wiring, and components from Chris King and ENVE…

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Plume – Recoiling Bicycle Mudguard

May 22, 2013

Plume is a simple, non intrusive, minimalist, streamlined, recoiling mudguard that complements the look of your bike. Plume recoils into a minimal circle under your seat, when needed simply extend it to become a sleek mudguard that protects your back from muddy street water. Plume is still in Kickstarter stage,…

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Velo 2nd Gear Bicycle Culture and Style

May 16, 2013

Velo-2nd Gear is a new book published by Gestalten, it explores today’s contemporary bicycle culture and style. The 256-page hardback book showcases some unique rides, from classic racing bikes to high-tech speed machines, from rough fixies to fashionable city cruisers and hardworking cargo bikes. It also shows behind the…

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Budnitz Model No. 5

May 13, 2013

Model No. 5 is Budnitz’s latest and greatest two-wheeled bicycle which is perfect for weekend cruising and commutes in the city. The handmade bike comes in a titanium ($4,800) or stainless steel ($2,600) cantilever frame with 29-inch Velocity wheels, Schwalbe or Marathon tires, three transmission options from Velocity, Shimano, and…

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Surfboard Bike Rack by Carver Racks

May 9, 2013

If you surf and live close to the beach this might be something of your interest, the Surfboard Bike Rack is a great accessory for your bike that helps you cruise to the beach with your surf gear. The rack fits almost any bicycle and carries one surfboard in a…

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Loopwheels In-Wheel Bicycle Suspension

May 3, 2013

Reinventing the wheel, literally, Loopwheels bring a full-fledged suspension system to your bicycle, all built right into the wheels themselves.

Rather than your typical 20 inch spoke wheels, Loopwheels are equipped with three carbon composite springs that act as shock absorbers, creating a smooth, comfortable ride for users without the need…

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A2B eBike

April 30, 2013

The A2B Ebike is one of the most reliable electric bikes on the market. The rugged hybrid was designed with stability in mind and features a big burly purpose-made frame platform similar to what you would find on a moped, plus extra wide moped-style tires that firmly plant the bike…

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LightSkin LED Seat Post

April 29, 2013

Another great product to improve your security when cycling at night. The LightSkin LED Seat Post will alert other cyclists and motorists of your presence thanks to the 5 LED, waterproof lights built right in. No more stolen taillights, just replace your standard seat post with this stylish device and…

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Onda Cycle – Stunt Tricycle

April 25, 2013

Fellow San Diegans Tyler Hadzicki and Joe Hadzicki have decided to completely recreate the tricycle, creating the first ever stunt tricycle.

Dubbed the ONDA Cycle, this innovative trike is equipped with 3 wheels, 2 pedals, and a small handle out back that allows you to spin at any given moment. After…

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Brooks Cambium C17 Preview

April 22, 2013

If you’re a cyclist, this Brooks saddle may look a little different than what your normally used to. For their upcoming Cambium model the company is swapping out their trademark leather for natural rubber and organic cotton which they say is comfortable and maintenance-free, and of course continues the long-lasting…

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Cykno Vintage Electric Bicycle

April 10, 2013

With Milan design week officially kicking off on April 9th, we think it’s only fitting that we shine the spotlight on our personal favorite design from the forthcoming show in the Cykno Electric Eclectic Bicycle.

Designed as a collaboration project between Bruno Greppi alongside designers Luca Scopel, Gianpietro Vigorelli and Italian…

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Perfect For Any Occasions!

April 9, 2013

Bike Stash – Perfect For Any Occasions!

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Shinola Bikes

March 16, 2013

Last week we showed you Shinola’s watchmaking prowess, now let us show you their other project: High-end, American-made bicycles. This April, the company will be presenting their wares at the Super Bowl of watch shows, Baselworld, and will be highlighting their bicycle range with a stunning one-off bike that’s brass-plated…

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Thinbike by Schindelhauer

March 8, 2013

The new ThinBike by Schindelhauer is the perfect city bike if you live in a small apartment. ThinBike features inventive and elegant solutions for inner-city traffic, like an integrated taillight and a built-in bell on the brake lever. The bike handlebars and pedals can be easily folded to help you…

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Budnitz No2 Titanium Paratrooper Edition

February 28, 2013

The popular Budnitz city bike Model No.2 Titanium is now available in seven handpainted colors, our favorite, this beautiful Matte Paratrooper Green, inspired by the bicycles used by the Swedish Army Parachute Corps in WWII. We love the contrast of the flat olive green with the brushed titanium details….

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YikeBike Folding Electric Bike

February 19, 2013

More and more people are joining the scooter movement, which means that more product innovators can do what they do best; innovate.

While it’s not quite as practical as the recently featured Moveo Scooter, the YikeBike is impressive never the less. Boasting the title of the world’s smallest folding electric bike…

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Clarity Bike – Transparent Bike by Designaffairs

February 16, 2013

We have featured some cool and innovative bikes in the past, but this is something special. Clarity bike created by German studio Designaffairs features a fully transparent frame! It is made with an alternative to polycarbonate named “tivex”, a lightweight material that can withstand high impacts and extreme temperatures….

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