Tag Archive: Bike


Meet the Stromer ST2, the best electric bike on the road

Oh. My. Gosh. The Stromer ST2 electric bike is so much fun, it should not be street legal. Two weeks ago I had zero interest in electric bikes. I’ve ridden traditional bicycles my entire life and I love them. The… Read more ›

There are those who ride mountain bikes and then there is Eric Barone. He rides his mountain bike down actual mountains. Apparently, the faster the better. The French daredevil known as the Red Baron recently rode a specially groomed speed… Read more ›

With all the talk of the Titan project, it’s easy to forget that when it hits in 2020, it will hardly be the first Apple vehicle to take to the road. There have been predecessors, after all. For example? The… Read more ›

Seriously, outside of an airplane, I don’t think I’ve ever traveled at 207 miles per hour (or 333 kilometers per hour, if you’re metric). Swiss cyclist François Gissy, however, just set a speed record on a rocket-propelled bicycle designed by… Read more ›

The Brompton’s not a new bike. It’s not even new to me. But it is the best folding bike around, and it will change how you travel long distances, too. I’ve had mine ever since I recovered enough from a… Read more ›

SAN FRANCISCO — Sometimes even a great idea falls flat at first. Take Pump-Hub, a self-inflating bike tire gizmo. It was rolling along at trade shows and getting lots of good press before the financial crisis of 2008 sidelined the… Read more ›

Skylock is like a security guard for your bike

Hey bike thieves – if you see a Skylock on my bike, then go ahead and cut through my frame and leave the lock behind. Why? Because my shitty beater cost like €50 and the Skylock is $ 250, that’s why.… Read more ›

It’s easy to get a thrill from the action portrayed in the movies. While these characters perform bank heists and other risky situations, these are all far from being like our average days. When the office isn’t giving you a… Read more ›