Discussing Vice’s investigation in bicycle-related fatalities, how a bike brand creatively used recycled Nespresso pods, funny headlines we read, and the stationary bike saga continues.
The secret behind ST3’s power is its newly engineered SYNO Drive II rear hub drive, which packs a punch of 600 W and transfers 44 Nm of torque directly to the road surface. The motor is not only highly efficient, it also captures the energy released during braking in its powerful BQ814 battery with a range up to 93 miles.
This episode we look at studies that conclude cyclists are better drivers, bicycle infrastructure makes business boom, the benefits to riding bikes, and the gear that makes you the most visible.
Topics in episode 102 include EF(Education First)-Drapac new colors, the Tour of Hainan, Skoda China Criterium, BikeSGV help cyclists waive bike tickets, studies show So Cal is the most stressful for commuters, and Aqua Blue Sport Cycling Team’s new bike has only one chain ring.
The third part of the Pier to Pier series, we’re continuing our journey down the coast with a ride from Santa Monica to Seal Beach. Depending on your fitness, penchant for urban riding, and size of your party, we’ve outlined some different ways to traverse the horn that separates LA and Orange counties.
This episode is brought to you by Phil’s Fondo and Bike MS: Bay to Bay Tour. We talk about some of our major concerns while road cycling, how we prepare for traffic, and why we continue to cycle amidst the risks.
The utility and functionality of Brooklyn Bicycle Company’s Roebling hybrid is impressive. With a design inspired by the father-son Roebling engineers of the Brooklyn Bridge, this bike offers a solid frameset and platform for heavy commuting or light touring. The 4130 steel frame is light but strong, providing a comfortable riding position for hauling gear.
Commuting by bicycle can be very different, in positive ways, from commuting to work by automobile. You take different roads, you are among like-minded people, and more of your time is spent actively experiencing and engaging with the world around you.