Month: August 2022

Vattenfall and CAKE reveal hidden sources of CO\2\ during the production of an electric motorcycle

Vattenfall, European energy leader, and CAKE, producer of electric motorcycles, raise climate awareness by defining the carbon footprint with a cube. “Fossil-free vehicles mean that all part of the production must be decarbonized, regardless of the fuel they run on,” says Stefan Ytterborn, Founder and CEO of CAKE. Vattenfall and CAKE today announced an innovative […]

Honda drivers are racing for the Riviera Grand Pri…

In recent years, the MotoGP race calendar has shrunk from 17 or 18 races to 20, with increasingly limited testing as a result. This makes the few remaining test sessions increasingly important, especially for manufacturers working particularly hard on machine development. Factory riders Pol Espargaro (Repsol Honda Team Honda RC213V) and Stefan Bradl (Repsol Honda […]

Suspect jumps off bike, beats car with hammer before hijacking driver outside restaurant, HPD says

HOUSTON – Surveillance video has been released of a suspect seen hijacking a man outside a restaurant in southeast Houston, according to the Houston Police Department. The carjacking was reported on July 26 at 9:40 p.m. outside a restaurant, located in the 2400 block of South Wayside Drive. Police say the carjacking victim told investigators […]

Revved Industries Appoints Rob Wesson as President and CEO

Denver, Colorado, August 29, 2022. Revved Industries, the leading provider of thermoplastic carbon technology to the bicycle industry, announced that Rob Wesson has been named President and Chief Executive Officer. Former CEO Ken Friedman joined the board. Wesson brings over 20 years of engineering and senior management experience, most recently leading Giro Sport Design as […]

‘Today feels like a big win’: Imogen Cotter returns to racing – seven months after being hit head-on by a speeding motorist

Former Irish champion Imogen Cotter returned to the peloton on Sunday – seven months after fracturing her kneecap and radius in a head-on collision involving an overtaking driver. Cotter lined up yesterday at the professional fair in Berlare, Belgium, in what was her first race for the UCI Plantur-Pura continental team and her first race […]

Police unleash a secret weapon… a Brompton bike – catch nine drivers breaking the law in two hours

Surrey Police have added a Brompton e-bike to their fleet, with the folding bike already helping to catch more than 20 law-breaking motorists in its first days of operation. Police say by far the most common offense by officers using the Brompton has caught drivers using their phones while driving. During a two-hour cycling shift […]

This bike is more expensive than the Ferrari SF90 Stradale, details here

Extreme mountain biking: Bikes are especially popular among young adults as they are an inexpensive option that also supports the eco-friendly millennial lifestyle. We’ve seen gold-plated bikes before, including Peacock Groove’s gold-plated at NAHBS, gold-plated BMX bikes like this Hutch Trick Star, and a number of other custom builds if you look around. Aurumania introduced […]

For the love of cycling: Fitchburg Cycles acquired by Wheel and Sprocket | Company

Wheel and pinion: Address: 2970 Cahill Main #101 Hours: 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday to Friday 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday Call: 608-630-8880 Website: wheelandsprocket.com/about/fitchburg-wi-pg666.htm The love for recreational cycling and the passion for bike culture runs strong in many families, but there are arguably few families for whom it’s stronger […]

From gravel racing to buying Pogačar’s Tour de France-winning bike: Formula 1 star Valtteri Bottas’ love affair with cycling

Formula 1 driver Valtteri Bottas is a world-class athlete and a bit sporty too. Apart from the training sessions required of a race car driver, he also enjoys participating in a variety of sports. Plus, he’s naturally athletic, highly competitive, and likely would have been successful in a number of different disciplines. Growing up in […]

West Seattle Blog… | WEST SEATTLE CRIME WATCH: Commercial Burglaries; vandalized cars; abandoned bicycle, probably stolen

Four Five reader reports in West Seattle Crime Watch today: TRUE VALUE RUN-IN: After tipping, we called to ask about it, and the store staff told us it happened at the 44th/Edmunds store between 3 and 4 am today. Three burglars who appeared to be in their late teens or early twenties burst through the […]

Ride a bike to get in-store discounts; We Bike Rochester Initiative

Bike advantage(KTTC) ROCHESTER, Minn. (KTTC) – Rochester’s non-profit association, We cycle to Rochester encourages people to cycle more. The group has partnered with the national company Bike advantage organization to offer in-store discounts to people who cycle to businesses. “So this is a national program that just didn’t exist in Rochester before,” said We Bike […]

Trek Bicycle Corporation recalls road bikes and bicycle handlebars/stems due to fall and crash hazard

Recalled Bontrager Aeolus RSL VR-C Handlebar/Stem Recalled Emonda SLR MY 21-22 Bikes Recalled Trek Bike Handlebar (Location of Cracks) Recalled MY22 Speed ​​Concept SLR Bike Product Name: Trek’s 2022 model year Speed ​​Concept SLR bikes and 2021-2022 Emonda SLR bikes and MY 2020-2021-2022 aftermarket Bontrager Aeolus RSL VR-C handlebars/stems Risk: The bicycle’s carbon handlebar can […]

Deegan debuts for Star Racing Yamaha with a 250 strong SIX rider squad ready for Ironman!

Posted on August 25, 2022 Monster Energy Yamaha Star Racing’s Haiden Deegan will make his pro debut with the 250 team this weekend at Ironman National in Crawfordsville, Indiana. Levi Kitchen and Matt LeBlanc return to action, as does newcomer Guillem Farres, forming a full six-rider lineup during the penultimate round of the […]

Peloton reports fourth quarter operating loss of $1.2 billion

NEW YORK (BRAIN) — Peloton Interactive reported a fourth-quarter net operating loss of $1.2 billion on Thursday as the indoor fitness company continues to slow after rapid growth during the pandemic. This is the sixth consecutive quarter of reported losses. Revenue fell 28% from $936.9 million to $678.7 million year over year. Revenues from Connective […]

POW! WOW! is now Long Beach Walls; here’s your guide to the colorful murals festival • the Hi-lo

Formerly known as POW! WOW! Long Beach, the week-long public mural festival has been renamed Long Beach Walls and Renzei Arts Festival. The latter is a continuation of a simultaneous sculpture festival Long Beach Walls launched last year. In this file photo: A wire sculpture, ‘Emotional Weathervane,’ by Spenser Little, is seen at the POW […]

‘Murder’ of Sam Rimmer: Three arrested after fatal shooting by ‘suspects on e-bikes’

Three people have been arrested on suspicion of murder following the shooting death of 22-year-old Sam Rimmer in Toxteth, Liverpool. A 20-year-old man was arrested on Wednesday morning, while a 21-year-old man from Dingle and a 17-year-old boy from the town center were attested later on Wednesday. All three are being questioned by the police. […]

ENVO’s latest invention is shaking up the electric micro-mobility industry: FLEX

Covering all road, snow and adaptive driving applications with the convertible product line Bring flexibility in inventory management and customization capability to dealers Introducing a new concept of sustainable engineering in the electric micro-mobility industry Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada, August 17, 2022: ENVO Drive Systems, a British Columbia-based engineering company specializing in electric micro-mobility, today […]

Wout van Aert swaps bike racing for cinema with Max Verstappen and Red Bull

“], “filter”: { “nextExceptions”: “img, blockquote, div”, “nextContainsExceptions”: “img, blockquote”} }”> Don’t miss a moment of Paris-Roubaix and Unbound Gravel, Giro d’Italia, Tour de France, Vuelta a España, and everything in between when you >”,”name”:”in-content-cta”, “type “:”link”}}”>join Outside+. Wout van Aert traded bike racing for filmmaking. Van Aert appeared alongside Formula 1 world champion Max […]

3D printed unibody carbon fiber e-bike boasts of “strength and lightness”

Superstrata, a Silicon Valley-based bicycle brand, has unveiled its flagship product, the world’s first custom 3D-printed e-bike with an impact-resistant unibody carbon fiber frame. The Superstrata boasts true unibody construction, 3D printed in a single pass of continuous carbon fiber thermoplastic composite. Unlike other carbon fiber bikes whose frames are glued and bolted together using […]

In Rwanda, a Singaporean company selling electric motorcycles is courting bikers who are fed up with high prices at the pump

Mr. Ting, a converted Muslim, has an Indonesian wife and a Singaporean daughter, both living in Jakarta. His daughter has just started university and Mr Ting said she felt “comfortable” there. Moreover, he prefers to focus on his work in Rwanda, noting that even family could be a “distraction” in a foreign country. “The reason […]

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