VOLVO LIFEPAINT

VOLVO LIFEPAINT

As the original developers of the three-point seatbelt, it’s safe to say that Volvo knows a thing or two about safety. The Swedish automotive maker proves that safety is still a top priority for the brand as they introduce LifePaint. Teaming up with both Grey London and Albedo100, Volvo was able to create an ultra-reflective spray coating that can easily be applied to any surface, making it more visible in darkness. Whether it’s the metallic frame on your commuter bike or the fabrics of your backpack or jacket, LifePaint works on any nearly any surface or material. Once applied, it’s invisible by day, but […]

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OVERADE PLIXI FOLDING HELMET

OVERADE PLIXI FOLDING HELMET

This is a folding helmet that quickly collapses into less than a third of the helmet’s volume (21 x 16 x 11 cm), making it quite doable for storing in your man bag or a small gym locker. When you’re back on your bike, the Overade Plixi is ready to keep you safe, cool with its 14 vents, and comfortable with its fitting pads and adjustable straps.

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JOHAMMER J1 ELECTRIC MOTORCYCLE

JOHAMMER J1 ELECTRIC MOTORCYCLE

If you threw Tron and Leave It to Beaver into a blender, aside from getting a neon glowing June Cleaver, you might also get the Johammer J1, an electric motorcycle out of Austria that is styled like nothing else on the road. The work of one Johann Hammerschmid and his small team of experts, the Johammer J1 features a number of notable design decisions, including the electric motor being integrated into the rear wheel, a front wheel that uses hub-center steering and a double wishbone style front suspension mechanism, and side mirrors that offer a high-resolution display showing speed, range and other vital bits […]

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RAILROAD TIE BIKE RACKS

RAILROAD TIE BIKE RACKS

Using your bike to get around town is always a great choice, but you need a place to store your 2-wheeled companion once you’ve reached home base. While we’ve detailed some of the best bike storage solutions out there, the Railroad Tie bike rack system is one of our new favourites.

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