Jody Rosen combines his acuity as a pop-cultural critic and his passion for the bicycle in his new book ’Two Wheels Good: The History and Mystery of the Bicycle’
Each one is a reflection of our society—for better or for worse
That brand-new 2021 model may be hard to come by these days, but the used bike market has endless inventory. Here’s why old bikes rule.
It’s an affordable piece of gear that makes rides more carefree
Concept products push the limits of our creativity but are only helpful when they're grounded in reality
Compact townie e-bikes are finally gaining popularity across the U.S. Here's where they've been, where they're going, and how to get in on the rise of electric yourself.
This task might seem daunting, but it's actually quick, simple, and cheap to do at home
Fall is actually the best time to ride to work
Why drive a car when you can saddle up on one of these?
When I'm biking to work in the rain, I need my gear to stay bone-dry. Here's why I grab this bag first.
Just because the season is getting colder doesn't mean you have to stop riding
New York's Citi Bike, one of the largest bike-share programs in the world, relies on a volunteer army to help redistribute some 12,000 bicycles among 750 stations each day, ensuring that users can grab a ride when they need one. Most of these volunteers do a few out-of-the-way deliveries a month. Then there's Joe Miller, whose superhuman efforts seem to defy any plausible explanation.
Because you don’t want to look like a Tour de France rider on your commute to the office
Vanmoof Bike Company has a policy: if your bike is lost or stolen, they will either hunt it down for you or replace it for free. How? Each bike from Vanmoof has GPS technology, which allows a dedicated team to track down its location. In Bike Hunters: The One That Got Away, two of the company's bike hunters head to Casablanca to close a year-long case.
Spice up your commute with this flashy bike.
Watch to see what our gear editor, Ben Fox, loves about the Urban 8.0, a design-focused commuter bike from Canyon.
Bugatti makes the world's fastest production car: the Chiron. More recently, they've also started making what could be the world's fastest singlespeed bike ($39,000), which weighs less than 11 pounds and is 95 percent carbon fiber. Buy Now…
This bike is wrapped in Simpsons decals.
A spiffy commuting shell lets you wear your pride on your sleeve—literally
In 1967, Davis broke ground on the country's first true bike lane. Fifty years later, we look back on the inaugural system's impact—and how more work remains to be done to protect cyclists nationwide.
We sent out our writer Andrew Tillin to see just how easy it is to break a bike lock. Turns out, it was pretty easy.
Fashion brand Taylor Stitch designed this bike.
The new Ellipse comes with a whole suit of smart anti-theft and safety features