We’re not usually ones to rush into things, like putting up Halloween decorations in September, or Christmas lights before Thanksgiving, but the Tour de France organizers decided to release the official trailer yesterday. So enjoy folks.
These are definitely not girl’s bikes. And you’ll need sunglasses for these, though rose-coloured ones would be overkill.
Festka, from the Czech Republic, brought a pair of one-off stunners to the North American Handmade Bicycle Show this past weekend. The Zero, and the MOTEL Chrom.
Germany’s Vandeyk Purple Blast. (We think it’s really pink.)
And the also impressive Speedvagen road bike built by Vanilla Bicycles from arguably the current Mecca of handbuilt steel bikes, Portland, Oregon.