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Outdoors company Poler have teamed up with renown bicycle maker Specialized for a special edition of their AWOL model. The adventurous ride is is an off road touring machine, and comes equipped with a custom front Pizza rack and Poler panniers, plus a number of impressive specs. Strap on all the gear you need and head on out into the rugged hills.

The bike is available in very limited numbers at Specialized Dealers globally, so act fast if you are interested.
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The Lucetta is a set of two small magnetic lights that attach to any metal part on your bike, and are guaranteed to stay securely in place even on the bumpiest street. The two small lights (1 red and 1 white) can easily be removed to avoid theft, and connected to each other turning into one compact object for easy storage. watch the video

Available for purchase in Europe here
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Renown bicycle manufacturer Canyon have presented the Urban range, a series of bikes aimed at the urban commuter. Two versions are available, the Canyon Urban ($1.830) - features a minimalist design and lightweight components, and an array of technical features such as full internal cable routing, seamless welds, supernova lighting, hydraulic disc braces, and theft protection at the seat clamp, and the Canyon Commuter ($2.350) - with fully-integrated lighting and mudguards that double up as luggage racks, plus belt-driven hub gears, built-in lights, leather saddle and handlebar grips. Both models are available now for pre-order in a a choice of matt grey or white.
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Halfbike is an innovative transportation tricycle, designed for short commuting trips and for leisure or fitness purposes. According to the creators, Halfbike brings a completely new experience - it combines running and cycling. The rider´s position is upright and higher up than a traditional bike, and for turning simply lean your body left or right as it moves, giving you a feeling of gliding. Halfbike is a remarkably quick and fun way to cycle to work, and is compact enough for an elevator, light enough to carry it on stairs and fits into spaces too small for a normal bike. It does seem like a fun workout, watch the video
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The Velo Sock is a functional designed product intended to prevent sand, mud and other debris from being brought into a room after a journey on a bicycle. Great for urban commuters that keep their bike in their apartment, or in the office, the flexible bike sock can easily be turned inside out and cleaned. The Velo Sock fits most bicycles with a length from 1.6 m to 2 m, and is available in several colors. watch the video

Learn more from Velo Socks, or purchase now from Amazon
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The Bike Design Project by Oregon Manifest challenges five teams from five cycling-centric cities in the US to design the ultimate urban utility bike. Each team is composed of one high-level design firm and one American bicycle crafter, and they are asked "who can make the most innovative utility bike?” teams are required to build a fully functional prototype and at the end of the development period, cycling enthusiasts are invited to vote on which design they think is most visionary and best suited for the everyday rider. After the votes are tallied, the winning bike will be then be produced by Fuji Bikes and will eventually be available in retail shops.

Check out some amazing photos of the projects after the jump or view the full list of entrees and cast your vote here.
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Kaufmann Mercantile have teamed up with Brooklyn´s Horse Cycles for this exclusive, handcrafted single speed bike. The utilitarian ride features a minimal, elegant design, and features a strong yet lightweight frame, and comes with Brooks leather handle grips and matching leather seat, and a copper badge that can be customized with an engraving. Each cruiser is made to order and is available in a choice of olive or cream.
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Winner of the prestigious Red Dot design award, Kit Bike is a minimal white bicycle that can easily be dismantled/assembled and carried in a circular leather backpack! Designed by Lucid Design, the unconventional and lightweight ride is made of 21 parts that easily twist and lock together using a rotating mechanism and secured with a key. The bag is divided into 3 sections to store the 2 wheels and all the bicycle components. via watch the cool video
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Roswheel are experts in accessories for the bike commuter, their Bike Frame Front Tube Bag lets you pack everyday items such as your wallet, or sunglasses, and features a handy PVC touch window designed for your mobile phone, letting you access all the phones functions whilst keeping it protected from the elements. It also has a headset jack and an audio extension line, making it convenient for you to listen to your GPS instructions.

Available for purchase in Europe here  
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Patchnride is an ingenious solution that lets you repair all punctured bicycle tires on the go in less than a minute! As the product name suggests Patchnride lets you patch your puncture from the inside, simply push the spike into the tire hole, then pull the slider to load the patch and hit the start button to release the adhesive. Voilá! Pump up your tire and you´re ready to go. Never change a bicycle flat again, enjoy your ride… via. watch the video

Patchnride is currently selling for a 50%off, special pre-order price of $30
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Keep your precious ride protected from the elements with these well-designed, high quality, reliable bicycle covers that keep bikes snug, dry and clean. BikeParka is made from tough polyester ripstop fabric and is weatherproof against wind and rain, it features an elasticated bottom for close fit around the wheels and eyelets for ties or small locks, it can also be adjusted to fit any seat and handle bar height. An Urban version of the cover is also available with Velcro lock-through panels so you can push a lock trough to secure the cover to your bike. Also included is a handy and tough bag that fits into a day pack.

Available for purchase in Europe here
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Dutch company Vanmoof have added a new minimalist bike to their growing collection, The T Series is a compact urban cruiser designed for densely populated cityscapes. The functional and innovative bike features all the benefits and styling of a regular Vanmoof, but in a condensed package. It features a compact version of the striking aluminum Vanmoof frame, front and rear disc brakes, puncture-resistant tires, and front and rear lights by Philips. Many Vanmoof accessories are also available for the minimalist ride.
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Kids, say goodbye to training wheels (stabilizers), meet Jyrobike, the auto balance bike! The creators state "Learn to ride in one day!” with the world´s only bicycle that keeps the rider upright and balanced. The revolutionary bike has a magical almost impossible quality, it features a unique control hub built into the front wheel capable of generating a stabilizing force that resists the toppling force of gravity even at slow speeds. watch the video

The innovative Jyrobike is currently running a Kickstarter campaign, check it out here
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Apidura is a new brand that makes ultralight cycling bags for bikepacking and distance road cycling. The brand takes weight saving seriously, and their packing systems are designed to optimize bike handling and weight distribution, this enables cyclists to travel farther, faster and more comfortably. The waterproof bags are ultra-light, durable, extremely functional and feature great attention to detail, we love the distinctive bright yellow honeycomb pattern that is also reflective, and the cool bee hive zipper pulls.
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Gi-Bike is a connected, lightweight, electric folding bike. The creators aim to revolutionize and transform the way millions commute to work, they state that Gi-Bike has enough features to satisfy all the needs of the everyday commuter. To begin, the bike is foldable, it only takes 1 second and one motion to fold, and can easily be carried like a wheeled-luggage, it features electric assistance, knowing when you need help and will assist you with the electric engine. It also features wheel smart LED lights that turn on at night and includes an app connected to the Gi-Bike´s integrated anti-theft lock that locks automatically once you walk 10 feet away from your bike. The app also allows you to control all of Gi’s features, including its electric assistance, wireless lights, and also provides live statistics measuring calories burned, speed, time, mileage, and much more. watch the video

Gi-Bike is currently running a Kickstarter campaign, you can help fund the project here
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It looks like your typical U-lock, but Skylock is much more. It has a number of hi-tech features, connected to your phone via Bluetooth, Skylock has a built-in solar panel ensuring it never runs out of battery. You can unlock the lock with a tap of a button on your phone or set your phone to use your proximity to unlock, or if you don´t have your phone, simply enter a code on the lock´s touchpad. The smart lock has a built-in anti-theft feature that alerts you if anything or anyone disturbs your bike, plus it comes with a safety feature, in case you have an accident, Skylock will ask you via your phone if you are ok, if there is no response it will automatically alert emergency responders. You can even give anyone with a smartphone instant and secure access to your lock, making it very easy to share your bike with friends and family. watch the video

Skylock will retail for $249, but is currently accepting pre-orders at $159 during the crowdfunding campaign.
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Vanhawks Valour is the first ever connected carbon fibre bicycle. The beautifully designed Valour has the usual stuff like calorie counter, distance, and other metrics that you can track on an app, plus a bunch of security and safety features such as anti-theft, handlebars with built-in navigation arrows so you can keep your eyes on the road and your hands on the bar, LED indicators automatically signal at turns, and Velour alerts you by vibrating the handlebars if any object is detected in your blind spot.
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You can help fund the innovative project at kickstarter
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Cylo is a new bicycle brand created by former Nike design director Eric Duvauchelle. Their first release is this minimalist urban bicycle named "CYLO One”, a stylish and functional bike with a refreshing silhouette. Crafted with lightweight materials for easy carrying, the bike features dynamo powered lights, a brake light and a carbon belt drive to keep your pants clean. CYLO One is available in red, black, or white, head over to CYLO for more details.
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