Interbike 2015 Highlights

Beautiful bikes, exciting bike tech, great new gear and more at Interbike 2015.

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Heading into the desert to test e-bikes. It begins!

All photos by David Niddrie


Interbike 2015 was certainly an exciting show. With bikes, e-bikes, gear, tech, bike style, and more filling the show floor, it was nearly impossible to see it all. But we tried! Below are a few of the exciting new products and companies (or exciting updates to our old favorites) that we came across at this year’s show. Stay tuned over the next few weeks as we provide reviews and in-depth coverage of these great brands and products.

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Yuba Bicycles brought their full line of electric cargo bikes, including the recently released Spicy Curry, left. The 20″ back wheel saves space and adds stability with heavier loads. yubabikes.com

 

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This brand new eBike company debuted their line at Interbike, so of course we had to take the urban commuters for a fun (and fast!) ride. flauntvehicles.com

 

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Taking Currie Technologies new IZIP eBikes for a test rip into the hills. These things are certainly zippy. currietech.com/izip

 

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I think it’s safe to say that Outdoor Tech’s new portable power banks are waterproof as advertised. outdoortechnology.com

 

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The Cruiser Shop turned heads with El Rum Runner, their entry to the Huntington Beach Bicycle Company‘s Interbike cruiser build-off. facebook.com/TheCruiserShopCampbell

 

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MonkeyLectric brought the light show with their crazy, customizable spoke lighting system. The team was downloading images on demand for anyone who dropped by and displaying them in their wheel sets. monkeylectric.com

 

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Tokyobike showed off the Mini Velo, a lightweight, compact version of their sleek city bikes. The Mini Velo is an adult bike sitting on 20″ wheels, perfect for fitting into snug city apartments without sacrificing form or function. tokyobikenyc.com

 

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Abus’ new urban helmet is a flash of style in safety-wear. Sleek silver, improved ventilation, and a sun brim round out this lightweight commuter. abus.com

 

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Ortlieb debuted their largest-ever waterproof rear pannier. At an impressive 70L combined capacity, the panniers were initially designed for long-term touring. But they’re finding an enthusiastic reception in the cargo bike community, where two sets on a longtail can provide you with 140L of waterproof trunk space and an additional 16L of non-waterproof hauling. ortliebusa.com

 

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Creme Cycles showed off this limited edition stunner, the Caferacer Lady Ltd city bike. Hammered copper fenders on emerald? We’ll take it! cremecycles.com

 

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Pure City Bikes released a new PeopleForBikes branded city bike. $100 from the sale of each bicycle goes to support PFB’s important work. purecitycycles.com peopleforbikes.org

 

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Green Guru released a ton of great new gear. The company spent the year collaborating with outdoor gear retailers and SCUBA outfitters to repurpose their scrap material into fun, functional, sustainable bike gear. greengurugear.com

 

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Coast Cycles founder and designer Jansen Tan shows off the Quinn, a compact cargo bike for urban riders. Interbike marked the Quinn’s release into the US market after gaining popularity in Coast Cycles’ home base, Singapore. coastcycles.com

 

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COBI’s smart bike light and phone mount connects your bike to your smartphone, integrating six bike accessories into one device in the process. cobi.bike

 

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Montague Bikes introduced a new back-rack for their line of folders which partially detaches to function as a bike stand. The rack is currently only compatible with Montague bikes but will be available for other brands as well in the near future. montaguebikes.com

 

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The Cargo Node was a major Interbike highlight. This awesome collaboration between Tern and Xtracycle is world’s first folding cargo bike. xtracycle.com ternbicycles.com

 

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The Cargo Node folded up.

 

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Linka showed off the world’s first auto-unlocking smart bike lock. Tons of great features including tamper alerts, a built-in siren, keyless access and more! linkalock.com

 

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Revolights are recently-released wheel-mounted LED lights to light up your way and increase your side visibility, all while being nearly weightless. revolights.com

 

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Thule introduced tons of great new cycling backpacks and panniers in a variety of fun colors, including a bike backpack with integrated light holders. thule.com

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