Impress Chupacabra With Your Solid Gold Mountain Bike

How do you make a mountain bike special? You make one out of gold. This one is handcrafted and overlaid with 24K gold. Since that alone is not opulent enough, the mountain bike has a customized seat with brown alligator leather, a logo made of 600 black diamonds and 500 golden sapphires, and a gold …

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Flying Bike Takes Off

Flying cars? What flying cars, we’ve got ourselves a bike that flies. Admittedly, it does not look half as awesome as what we would imagine a flying bike to be, but at least we have a start. Developed by several Czech companies working together, the flying bike recently went on a test flight where it lifted up a dummy and spent some time in air.

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Industrial Revolutions: Insane Bike Stunts [video]

If Ken Block’s Gymkhana doesn’t cut it for you, Danny Macaskill’s skill with the bike might find favor with you. Industrial Revolutions is the amazing new film from street trials riding star Danny Macaskill. Industrial Revolutions sees Danny take his incredible bike skills into an industrial train yard and some derelict buildings.’ Filmed in the …

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YikeBike can be a fine ride for the urban environment

YikeBike is modeled like an old Penny Farthing bicycle, but much smaller in size. The battery powered electric bicycle has been designed for urban environments. Weighing 22 pounds, the bike has a range of 6 miles and a top speed of 14mph. The front wheel measures 20 inches, the rear wheel is 8 inches and …

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Sofa bike lets you pedal in relative comfort


Yeah, this is another piece of automotive furniture. But this one is somewhat as good as a dining table with a motor squished inside. A creation of Jacek Holubowicz, the sofa has two separate 8-gear hubs, hydraulic brakes operated by the front handlebar, and dynamic chain steering. Put into simple language, you sit with a pal on the sofa, and push the pedals. Oh, and if it is too hot and sunny, you could always pull up the convertible roof. For good measure, the sofa bike is also packed with a 17 mAh battery and a stereo.

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Dinosaur bones bike is the MortalCycle

Sculptor Jud Turner has created a number of bicycles shaped in the form of animal skeletons. He’s gone prehistoric with this new creation. Called the MortalCycle, this bike is made in the shape of a dinosaur skeleton. It has been created out of welded steel and found objects, and well it looks like it would …

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