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Brooks is proud to announce the re-issue of the classic Conquest saddle. Retailing for €130, the genuine leather comfort saddle features hand-hammered rivets and a black enameled steel frame.
Check out www.brooksengland.com
The Hobo’s name is a nod to the great American tradition of exploring wide open spaces in total freedom. A touring bike like none other, Hobo guarantees one of the most intense man-vehicle relationships of all time – ever since the taming of the horse.
Check out www.cinelli-usa.com
The titanium alloy frame claims to be one third lighter than a traditional frame. But the real advantage is in the tooling required, or lack thereof, which reduces the manufacturing costs.
Check out dezeen magazine for more info.
From the All-City blog:
One of the hardest aspects of being a Rockstar Bike Design Engineer, aside from the non-stop parties and the hoards of superfans recognizing me everywhere I go, is showing off new product. By the time we drop new stuff on the public, like at Frostbike in a few weeks, I’ve been looking at it for a really, really long time.
Sometimes, a project goes on for way too long. This can happen because of performance issues, or tooling issues. Sometimes, though, it takes too long because the All-City team, a passionate and opinionated group of people, agonizes over how pretty it is. And sometimes, this agony is over a part of a frame that most people will never think twice about.