The Impossible is a fully-electric bicycle (a scooter?) that weighs only 11lb. and folds up to a very compact form that can fit in most 17″ backpacks. It has a 187lb. capacity, a top speed of 12mph and lasts up to 15mi. per charge.
This isn’t the first time we’ve seen a rocket-powered bicycle, but it is the first time we’ve seen one go faster than a supercar, hitting 207mph in just 5 secs. We’re just amazed that daredevil rider Francois Gissy managed to hold on to it.
The Evo bicycle lost to the Denny in the 2014 Bike Design Project, but it’s a great concept as well. It has mounts at the front and rear for a variety of cargo accessories. It also has a built-in lock, headlight and brake light.
Like the Motoped, SEV’s eTricks Evolution is a motorized mountain bike, except it uses a 2.5kW electric motor. It can go up to 37mph and last for up to 50mi per charge. Available in urban and various off-road variants.
While its $11,000+ price tag may make your eyeballs pop out of your head, there’s no question that Keim’s handmade contemporary wooden bicycle looks spectacular. Its frame is made from a composite of 24 layers of white ash wood.
A bicycle tail light with an integrated 720p 130º camera and a microphone. The camera continuously records 15min. clips, which are stored in a microSD card (8GB card included). It also has a water-repellent coating.
A gorgeous electric bike from Jonathan Ward’s ICON. Made from aluminum, the retro-influenced e-bike can hit 20mph in street mode and 36mph in race mode. Hydraulic front and rear brakes help bring it to a stop, and range is 30 miles.
The Yerka Project aims to create a bicycle where the frame and seatpost work together to form a giant lock, making it virtually impossible to walk off with it, and eliminating the need to carry a U-Lock, chain or cable.
Bicyclick is a pair of add-ons that attach to bicycle handlebars, letting two or more bikes lean on each other and stay upright. It comes with a rubber strap so you can lock your brake – and thus your bike – in place.
Brooks England’s MT21 multitool has allen keys, Torx heads, screwdrivers, spoke wrenches, a chain tool, a bottle opener, a saddle spanner and a knife. Its leather case comes in black, brown or ochre. Also available here and here.
Made by Andreas Bhend, Miilo is an extendable children’s bicycle. It starts out as a trainer bike, but you can upgrade it to a fixed gear bicycle using most of its existing parts to adapt to a child’s growth.
Winner of Oregon Manifest’s 2014 Bike Design Project, the Denny bicycle has a handlebar that doubles as a bike lock, a front carrying shelf, and a removable battery for its assistive motor, brake light, front light and turn signals.
A hunting variant of the Motoped mountain bike-motorcycle hybrid. The Motoped Survival Bike has a custom frame and gas tank, a rear rack and a gas can. Optional accessories include multitools, ropes, an axe and even a crossbow.
Believe it or not, you’re looking at a bicycle helmet. The Bandbox has a protective and comfortable shell that you can discreetly top off with a variety of interchangeable hat covers (sold separately). Skip to 2:05.
Priority Bicycles aims to make bikes that can go thousands of miles without maintenance, through the use of durable parts like belt drives, pedal brakes, puncture-resistant tires and rustproof aluminum frames.
A bicycle with an adjustable carbon fiber frame. You can change its length as well as the angle of its front fork and seat tube to get the most comfortable ride. An app will help you figure out the right adjustments based on your body.
This awesome bicycle has handcrafted leather wraps on its tubes, forks, mudguards, handlebars, seat, and chain guard. Finished with a large leather saddlebag, it’s part of a series of seven one-of-a-kind bikes from WILL Leather Goods.
Mybelll’s speaker can blast out sounds up to 105dB, or about twice as loud as a typical metal bell. You can customize its horn by importing your own audio files. Its built-in 110 lumen LED lights are customizable as well.
Patchnride is a small device that lets you repair most bicycle tires without using other tools by injecting a permanent patch into the hole. The first version is for clincher or tubular tires; a version for tubeless tires will follow soon.
This sturdy leather bike accessory from Walnut Studiolo makes it easier to carry your bicycle lowering its center of gravity and allowing you to maintain a straight arm. It straps above the derailleur and below most water bottles.
A heartpounding ride through rocky dirt paths, staircases, narrow alleyways and bumpy sidewalks – captured from the perspective of bike rider Kelly McGarry as he zips through Taxco, Mexico’s perilous urban downhill race.
The Jyrobike is a children’s bicycle with an adjustable electronic balancing system. It stays upright even if no one’s on it. You can also just get the 12″ or 16″ wheel with a built-in control hub to convert existing bikes.
An off-road electric bicycle. The Daymak Beast has a 500W motor, a 12Ah battery and a 15W solar panel (optional in the base model) that can add up to 6mi per 8 hours of ambient light. The battery also has 2 USB charging ports.
The muscle car of electric bikes, the aluminum-framed Outlaw SS can ride at up 28mph, thanks to its powerful 750-watt direct drive motor. We’ve ridden one and were grinning from ear to ear at top speed. More here.
Transform your bicycle into a fauxtorcycle with Turbospoke, an amplified play on the old “playing card in the spokes” trick to generate extra noise. As a bonus, it probably works better than a bike horn or bell to clear the way.