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Contortionist Folding Bike | By Dominic Hargreaves

We donīt normally post prototypes, but occasionally, if we find something really special we have to feature it. Designer Dom Hargreaves entered the James Dyson Award to try and gain funding to take this folding bike forward. Most folding bikes are not as compact as this bike when folded, the Contortionist folds completely into the space of the wheels 26in circumference, and leaves a nice little pull handle for you to drag the bike around. The bike didnīt go into production, but, elements of innovation within the design are now being developed into production bikes with an undisclosed manufacturer. Watch the video



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MOBY1 XTR EXPEDITION TRAILER | Image

MOBY1 XTR EXPEDITION TRAILER

The XTR by Moby1 is the ultimate adventure trailer. Each trailer is hand crafted and made  with the highest quality components available and offers sleep quarters for 3. If you need to spread out, you can get a roof-top tent to sleep 4 more. The XTR has an extensive array of options, including heating and air conditioning, generator, and solar panels, outdoor shower, and much more to support and sustain life and comfort on your remote back country expeditions. ...
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MERCEDES-BENZ GLA | Image

MERCEDES-BENZ GLA

The production version will only be seen in September at the Frankfurt Motor Show in September, but in anticipation of the Shanghai Motor Show next weekend, Mercedes-Benz have given us already a first look at the GLA Concept. The compact crossover vehicle will come equipped with a 2.0-liter turbocharged inline four-cylinder engine or a diesel counterpart, both with 300hp. It will be available sometime in 2014 with 7-speed automatic or 6-speed manual transmission. ...
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XFIRE BIKE LANE SAFETY LIGHT | Image

XFIRE BIKE LANE SAFETY LIGHT

This is a must have if you cycle at night, the "XFire Bike Lane Safety Light" is an essential safety aid. The revolutionary device beams two highly visible red lasers to create a visual barrier around your bike. This clearly outlines your virtual bike lane alerting passing drivers of your presence. source...
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