152 posts tagged biking
A Touch Of Orange
The Laverda 3CL Custom Wolf. Perfect German engineering includes too many bells and whistles to list. All body and hardly covered, a basic seat and headlight are fixed in a sporty blend featuring a stripe down the center.
Born in Levallois, France, in 1913, Herse began manufacturing bicycle frames and components after leaving the aircraft industry in the 1930’s. His design innovations and quality of manufacturing soon elevated him to a leader in the field and he’s now considered the figurehead of cycling’s ‘golden age’. Today, some René Herse bikes are as coveted as a vintage Bugatti or Brough Superior.
Motorcycle Soccer - 1919
An unusual cross between a lowrider bike and a Vespa. Enjoy a few second looks while embracing urban transportation on a sexy, efficient, and responsible Scrooser. While riding in Eco mode, one battery charge will last an estimated 25 days in the urban environment. Scrooser is a mobility solution that does not require a license or a helmet.
‘Brake’ in Dutch) is a lamp by designer Christian Vivanco, that uses a bicycle brake lever as a switch.
Climbing uphill it’s carried like a rucksack – for descents it mutates into a fun-packed downhilling device par excellence
Gangs Of Tanzania
British and London-based photographer Kit Oates recently (and bravely) traveled to Tanzania to discover the stories behind the biker gangs who roamed the streets trying to make a living from their Toyo’s – the motorbike of choice in the area.
By David Cran
Designed by Ross Lovegrove and developed with the expertise of Brazilian bamboo specialist Flavio Deslandes for Biomega. Handmade in Denmark the bike uses a low-maintenance shaft drive.