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The Natural | By The Tarantulas

The Tarantulas is a custom bike studio in NE Portland, they are a group of friends that specialize in building Cafe Motorcycles. They have built some sweet bikes, we have featured the "Smooth Criminal" a stunning custom Honda CB350. Today we feature another of their creations, a 1976 Honda CB750F SS, named "The Natural" , the bike was striped of all the useless crap, the result is a bike that is "Natural”. Brushed metal, gum rubber and leather looking vinyl were used.



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HALFBIKE II

The team behind the popular Halfbike is back with an updated version. Halfbike II offers an all new riding experience that you will surely enjoy, it combines running and cycling. It rides very differently than a regular bike, you´re more involved, your body movements have more influence on its behavior, and it sure looks extra fun too, for turning simply lean your body left or right as it moves, giving you a feeling of gliding. Every Halfbike is assembled by just on...
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TERRAFUGIA TF-X FLYING CAR

Flying-car developer Terrafugia have presented the science fiction-esque TF-X, the practical realization of the dream of countless visions of the future. The spectacular flying plug-in hybrid will be able to take off and land vertically, carry four people in car-like comfort, cruise at speeds of up to 200 mph, and have a non-stop flight range of at least 500 miles. Terrafugia predicts it will take the average driver about five hours to learn how to fly a TF-X, you´l...
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MIXIE URBAN COMMUTER BIKE

Mixie Urban Commuter Bike is small, lightweight and easy to tuck away in the small spaces of a cramped apartment. The bike is part fixed-gear, part Urban commuter, part BMX. It weighs under 33lbs, thanks to the light 20" high tensile steel frame, making it easy to store and lug around....
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