Tag Archives: Bikes

  • Cyclotron: Futuristic Bike Inspired by ‘Tron’

    Cyclotron: Futuristic Bike Inspired by ‘Tron’

    “Cyclo lives!” These are the words said by Space Ghost‘s arch-enemy Cyclo, but they could also serve as a passable slogan for a new futuristic bike that was clearly inspired by another science-fiction masterpiece: Tron. It’s called the Cyclotron, and its sleek lightcycle-like look is in keeping with its futuristic functionality as well. That’s because […]

  • Hummingbird Bike is Lightweight and Foldable (Video)

    Hummingbird Bike is Lightweight and Foldable (Video)

    Folding bikes aren’t new, but it’s a sad fact that most of them are too heavy to make their fold-ability really worthwhile, at least if there are any other transportation options available to you. But the new Hummingbird Bike represents more than one step in the right direction, since it’s extremely lightweight and portable. Constructed […]

  • MoDe:Flex is The New Smart Bike From Ford (Photos)

    MoDe:Flex is The New Smart Bike From Ford (Photos)

    New from Ford, it’s the latest part (and the third smart bicycle) of their Smart Mobility project, the confusingly named MoDe:Flex. This smart bike was engineered with cycling enthusiasts in mind, but it comes equipped with an array of smart technology features that would probably make a seasoned cyclist gasp. That includes the MoDe:Flex’s pothole […]

  • The Vanhawks Valour Connected Bike

    The Vanhawks Valour Connected Bike

    Remember that movie from a couple years ago, Premium Rush? Now, it seems like technology has advanced to the point of giving bike riders in the real world a little bit of that experience, with the unveiling of the Vanhawks Valour. The Vanhawks Valour is billed by its creators as the  “first ever connected carbon […]

  • State Bicycle Co. Unveils Gold Contender Bike (Video)

    State Bicycle Co. Unveils Gold Contender Bike (Video)

    The Contender is perhaps the flagship bicycle from the State Bicycle Co. And now, the fixed-gear bike is available in a gold colorway, which is not something the brand is content to be quiet about. To unveil the new gold Contender bicycle, State Bicycle teamed up with photographer Jeff Olsen, visual artist Van Styles, and […]

  • Carbon Fiber Bikes from Hermès

    Carbon Fiber Bikes from Hermès

    Carbon fiber is one of the hallmarks of luxury in the automotive world, and now that principle is being applied to bicycles by an unusual source: French high-fashion retailer Hermès. The brand best known for luxury accessories is getting into the carbon fiber bike game with two different models: Le Flâneur d’Hermès and Le Flâneur […]

  • BitLock: A Smartphone-Controlled Bike Lock

    BitLock: A Smartphone-Controlled Bike Lock

    If you’re a regular bike rider but hate having to deal with keys or old-fashioned combination locks, you might be interested in the BitLock. It’s a bike lock that automatically locks and unlocks based on your (or, more accurately, your smartphone’s) proximity to the lock. The BitLock also has some beneficial features, apart from just […]

  • Realtree x Cogburn CB4 Hunting Bike (Video)

    Realtree x Cogburn CB4 Hunting Bike (Video)

    The idea of a “hunting bike” sounds vaguely sinister to me, but maybe I’m just not enough of an outdoorsman to appreciate it. If you are, you might want to take a look at the CB4 Hunting Bike from Realtree and Cogburn. The CB4 comes equipped with disc breaks and special tires that can operate […]

  • 13 Innovative Bike Gadgets

    13 Innovative Bike Gadgets

    With the arrival of summer weather, using a bike to get around town, whether for work or play, seems like a much better option than it did a few months ago. And why not? It’s cheap, it’s good exercise, and you get to know your surroundings better than when you’re stuck in a car. However, […]

  • Aston Martin One-77 Bicycle (Video)

    Aston Martin One-77 Bicycle (Video)

    The bikemakers at Factor Bikes have unveiled the Aston Martin One-77 bicycle – a brand new bicycle based on the famed Aston Martin supercar and the Factor001, which is considered by many cyclists to be the most technologically advanced bike ever made. Shimano Dura-Ace shift levers are just one of the features housed by this […]