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GM Apologizes about Ad Mocking Cyclists

GM has issued an apology after receiving negative press and customer feedback about its advertising campaign that makes cycling look like an embarrassing activity. more »

Oct 13, 2011 12:02 PM News 12 Comments

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Top 20 Bike Songs For Your iPod

Top 20 songs urban cyclists should have on their iPod right now. more »

Jul 19, 2011 12:20 PM Features 3 Comments

Look Who Rides a Bike

Movie stars and their self-propelled vehicles. more »

May 12, 2011 11:50 AM Features

Mark Johann

David Byrne: On Bikes and Cities

David Byrne: a legendary musician and world-famous artist, as well as an impassioned cyclist who’s keen to improve infrastructure and get more people on two wheels. more »

May 1, 2011 10:41 AM Features

"Everyman" - The Unipiper for Filmed By Bike 2010.


"Everyman" - The Unipiper for Filmed By Bike 2010

Sure to get a some chuckles and a wee bit of yearn'n for one-wheel travel. more »

Feb 21, 2011 6:10 PM

Ben Sollee at the Leucadia Cyclery in Leucadia, CA.

Embry Rucker

Ditch the Van Bike Tour: By the Numbers

Snapshot of cellist Ben Sollee, percussionist Jordan Ellis' tour from California to Washington by bike. more »

Feb 8, 2011 2:05 PM Features


Berlin Bike Show Trailer

Mar. 6-7, Premium Exhibition GmbH is launching the first ever Berlin Bike Show, focusing on lifestyle, innovation and mobility. more »

Jan 27, 2011 12:42 PM

YouTube user: TLQnl

Cycling Sucks

This humorous video portrays bicycle riders in the place of motorists. more »

Jan 26, 2011 3:52 PM 2 Comments

Don Cherry Calls Cyclists and 'Left-wing' Media Pinkos

Don Cherry's offensive pinko remarks at Rob Ford Inauguration more »

Dec 10, 2010 12:00 AM Features 1 Comments

Still from the Lady is Boss YouTube video.


Lady is the Boss - Bicycle Fight

Japan, BMX, early 80s female bike gang. Enough said. more »

Dec 4, 2010 12:00 AM Opinions

This gas station of the future offers a clean burning fuel.


Gas Station of the Future

A cleaner gas for your engine. more »

Dec 2, 2010 3:06 PM

Jamie Wieck/ Airside

The Joy of Cycling

Airside's tongue-in-cheek bike education poster offers up cycling advice with a generous pinch of innuendo and some hirsute men. more »

Dec 2, 2010 1:44 PM News 1 Comments

Digital photo by T. of Simply Bike

Capturing Cycling Culture

Events and trends in 2010 have shaped North America's cities and cyclists. more »

Nov 7, 2010 10:18 PM , Features

Tail Wags Helmet Covers Inc.

Brides Ride in Style

A look at a Toronto entrepreneur's new design: a wedding veil that covers helmets. more »

May 14, 2010 7:23 AM News 1 Comments

Harry Zernike

Q & A with Eben Oliver Weiss aka Bike Snob NYC

Richard Masoner interviews blogger Eben Oliver about his new book, his blog and more. more »

May 1, 2010 5:32 PM Features 7 Comments

Scraping on My Scraper Biiiiiike!

Scraper bikes are a bike decorating style spawned by teenagers in Oakland, and popularized by the hip-hop group the Trunk Boiz. more »

Jun 1, 2008 9:56 AM , Features

Tom Allen Mixes Music, Writing, and Rush Hour, in Canada’s Most Multicultural City

In the wee Toronto morning hours, when there is little traffic and only a few hunting night herons flying overhead, CBC Radio host Tom Allen cycles to work. more »

Apr 1, 2008 12:31 PM Features

Haute Biketure

Brendt Barbur, Founding Director of the Bicycle Film Festival more »

Dec 1, 2007 12:00 AM Features