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Turbospoke creates illusion of faster bicycle

02/11/2011, You know those rice rockets that terrorize your neighborhood? Well, have you noticed how some of them think that putting a couple of NOS decals on the outside will psychologically provide a speed boost. Well, the same sort of thinking has translated to...

Panasonic electric bikes to help the elderly

02/04/2011, Panasonic has just released a new 20″ bicycle designed for the elderly in Japan. It has a low seat which is easy to get into, is perfect for carrying one passenger and with a basket in the front for storing small objects. The BE-ENS033 Electric...

StringDrive delivers Stringbike, a new kind of bicycle

12/28/2010, Hungarian-based StringDrive claims that the current design of bicycles that have the drive chain and gears located on one side ends up as an asymmetric riding experience which could be more efficient or smoother if some changes were made to the design....

Yike Bike Ready to Take on Segway, Goes on Sale Now

12/17/2010, After having been announced earlier this year, Yike Bike is finally available for purchase right now. If you’re looking for a compact, electric folding bike that’s lightweight and sturdy with its carbon fiber chassis, you can whip out your...

Beautiful Bike dazzles your neighborhood

12/16/2010, The next time you wish to make a statement of your presence as you zip down the neighborhood on your bicycle, here’s a tip. Letting your favorite song blare from a boombox isn’t exactly the best way to do so. No sir, we’ll clue you in...

M55 Hybrid Bike helps you when you’re at the end of your rope

11/23/2010, So you’ve taken up cycling as a sport to lose weight, but somehow you might just have pushed yourself a wee bit too far during the current leg, which means you’re all out of juice. Good thing you’re on the M55 Hybrid Bike though, as this...

Digitizer track bike ain’t cheap

11/22/2010, The Digitizer track bike is definitely meant for the well-heeled, where it retails for a stunning $5,000 – clearly placing it out of reach for those who are impulse purchaers. Being a collaboration between Affinity Cycles and famed Japanese artist...

Ecodrive bicycle concept has integrated signal lights

11/11/2010, Riding around town on a bicycle is eco-friendly to say the least, but then again it isn’t the safest vehicle to travel on. After all, your body will protect the bicycle instead of having it the other way around, and turning corners might be a bit...

iPad And Speakers Mounted On Bicycle

09/24/2010, Apple’s iPad seems to be turning up everywhere and now the popular tablet has been sighted riding in a bicycle, hooked up to a set of speakers that are resting on the front of the bike. Not many details were mentioned about this rig, but it would be...

Garmin Acquires Bicycle Tech Company MetriGear

09/21/2010, Garmin has announced the acquisition of a Silicon Valley-based startup, MetriGear, a company that focuses on technology for cyclists. The deal is expected to help Garmin expand its fitness division which currently offers a variety of Edge-series GPS...

Sideways Bike design looks weird

09/08/2010, Michael Killian’s Sideways Bike design is definitely different from what one would have seen in the past, as this concept has been chosen out of over 3,000 entries in the ‘Seoul Cycle Design Competition 2010′ that was organized in...

Ciclotte bicycle is one hot exercise equipment

08/25/2010, Most of the time, exercise equipment (which aren’t cheap mind you) will be used only at the beginning, only to be left tucked away in the corner somewhere to house a family of dust bunnies after a while. The Ciclotte bicycle is something that you...

Foldable bike can be folded into a bag

08/19/2010, Most foldable bikes are highly portable, but the question is this – do they look good when folded? The answer is in the affirmative when you take into account the new foldale bike that was featured in Wallpaper magazine. Designed by Japanese makers...