THE BEST Bicycles

Kuhl Ride Inflatable Bicycle Seat

Kuhl Ride Inflatable Bicycle Seat

Steve Kuhl invented comfy bicycle seats that use nothing but air as cushion. The air is sealed in durable bladders and the amount of air can be adjusted even while you’re biking. Available in three different shapes.

Road Popper

Road Popper

Made by Shapeways member Chromoly, the Road Popper is a bottle opener that fastens to the underside of a bicycle’s saddle. Each unit is 3D printed and can be made from different varieties of metal.

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Revolights Wheels

Revolights Wheels

Wheels with Revolights pre-installed onto the rims using rivets. All you have to do is attach them to your bicycle. You can also now pledge to get a Mission Bicycle with pre-installed Revolights Wheels.

Uon Bicycle Signal Lights

Uon Bicycle Signal Lights

Similar to the Quirky Indicator, Uon Lights are signal lights for bicycles. They attach to handlebar ends and have a white LED, a red LED and an orange turn LED, which can be activated just by tapping the device.

Connor Wood Bicycles

Connor Wood Bicycles

Gorgeous handmade bicycles made of American white ash, the same wood used to craft baseball bats and tool handles. The ash frame naturally dampens vibrations to give a smooth ride.

Aluboo Bicycles

Aluboo Bicycles

An offshoot of Boo Bicycles’ carbon fiber and bamboo bikes, Aluboo Bikes have aluminum and bamboo frames. The company claims that the bamboo greatly dampens vibrations for a much smoother ride.

Bicycle Building Kit

Bicycle Building Kit

Artist Jurgen Kuipers built a 1:1 scale model kit of his award-winning bicycle, the Sawyer. The bicycle’s unique plywood frame and drivetrain gives it the profile of a lowrider motorcycle.

Cykla Bike Concept

Cykla Bike Concept

A three-in-one bike by Mika Becktor, the Cykla can quickly switch between cruiser, road, and commuter modes using an adjustable frame and seat. We also like the integrated lighting, and open spoke design.

Blackbraid Bicycle

Blackbraid Bicycle

Despite its menacing appearance, the Blackbraid bicycle weighs less than 11lbs. Made by PG-Bikes in collaboration with Munich Composites, the bike’s frame is made from braided carbon fiber.

Indicator Bike Signal Lights

Indicator Bike Signal Lights

An upcoming product at Quirky, the Indicator is a pair of bike grips with built-in front lights and turn signals that can be toggled with the press of a button. Watch the prototype in action here.

Fix It Sticks

Fix It Sticks

A smart, durable and easy-to-carry modular bike multitool with fixed steel hex and screwdriver bits, and assembles into a “T” to give you better leverage. Made from lightweight aluminum.

Surly Moonlander

Surly Moonlander

The monster truck of bikes, this fat bike isn’t just for riding in winter. The Moonlander’s 4.7″ Big Fat Larry tires at 5psi gets you plenty of traction and cushion on snow, sand and rocks.

InterLock Bike Lock

InterLock Bike Lock

Solgaard Design’s InterLock is a seat post that has an integrated bike lock. When used properly, the lock will still keep your bike from getting stolen even if the seat post is removed from the frame.

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Scosche boomBOTTLE

Scosche boomBOTTLE

Assuming you’re not using your water bottle caddy for H2O, the boomBOTTLE will add a complete wireless sound system to your bike. Pairs with Bluetooth phones and works as a speakerphone.

Bicycle Taxidermy

Bicycle Taxidermy

Regan Appleton preserves the handlebars of bicycles that are no longer usable by creating taxidermy style mounts for them. You can buy finished creations a mount for your own bike.

Hardwood Bike Grips

Hardwood Bike Grips

Artist Trevor Carter of Broken Board crafts these beautiful bike grips from Brazilian walnut and other hardwoods, turning each one by hand, and coating them with durable marine-grade polyurethane.

Woodstick Bike Racks

Woodstick Bike Racks

Store your bike in style with these handmade architectural wall racks, crafted from durable hardwoods such as black oak, chestnut burl and birch by the artisans at Latvia’s Woodstick Ltd.

Trotify

Trotify

Here’s an accessory for that will satisfy your “need for steed.” Inspired by the coconut-clopping squires from Monty Python and the Holy Grail, it will make your bike sound like a trotting horse.

Brass Bike

Brass Bike

Elevating the simple city bike into a work of art, Van Heesh Design’s steel frame bicycle is plated with brass, providing it with an elegant, shiny, and rust-resistant finish. Also made in copper and zinc.

The Cardboard Bicycle

The Cardboard Bicycle

Izhar Gafni designed and prototyped a bicycle with a body and rims made of nothing but cardboard. The final product will have no metal parts and will be sold for no more than $20. More here and here.

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Road Bike Party

Road Bike Party

We’re pretty sure that the skinny bikes designed for the Tour de France weren’t designed for street trials and wall-riding, but that didn’t stop Martyn Ashton from using his $16,000 carbon fiber bike that way.

Bicymple

Bicymple

Josh Bechtel designed the Bicymple with simplicity in mind. It ditches the bike chain and opts for a unicycle-like direct drive. Its rear steering mode makes it easier to navigate tight spaces.

PostPump 2.0

PostPump 2.0

A recipient of a 2012 Red Dot Design Award, the PostPump 2.0 is a floor pump that’s built-in to a bicycle seat post. It comes with an adapter that fits both Presta and Schrader tire valves.

BodyFloat

BodyFloat

Invented by Paul Barkley, the BodyFloat is a bicycle seat post with an adjustable suspension system that isolates you from bumps and vibrations, making your ride more comfortable.

Tiny Bike

Tiny Bike

Remember this dude’s motorcycle? This cyclist only has a bicycle, but at least it isn’t a prop. Believe it or not, the bicycle actually works. Though it’ll only be good for Tour de Front Porch.

Reel Bike Storage System

Reel Bike Storage System

Yeongkeun Jeong and Aareum Jeong devised this clever system of stick-on dots and a lengthy strap which can be woven around the triangular frame of most bikes, creating storage space out of the void.

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