Handbuilt Bicycle News

Bicycles

June 2024

Hampsten Cycles: sign of the boar

Steve Hampsten uses a team of some of the best builders in the U.S., and his famous brother Andy's guidance, to create bicycles with classic design virtues and understated elegance.

Bicycles

June 2024

44 Bikes: Now in titanium

Based in rural New Hampshire, 44 Bikes are built-to-order from steel, and new for 2018, titanium tubesets.

Bicycle Wheels

June 2024

Rolf Prima: Full Circle

Rolf Prima wheels, handbuilt in Eugene, Oregon, uses a simple-but-elegant design and advanced technology to craft wheels to complement the finest handbuilt bicycles.

Shows & Events

June 2024

Why Philly Bike Expo is so great

The Philly Bike Expo, November 4-5, had a record year as it steadily gains significance in the cycling industry, as well as the cycling community.

Shows & Events

June 2024

Shows & Events

June 2024

2017 Philly Bike Expo

With an expanding expo, sublime parties and a stratospheric seminar program, Philly's Bike Expo, November 4-5, has come a long way in its eight years, and it now holds a position of national significance.

Frame Builders

June 2024

Bilenky Lawng Jawn: the best thing

Philly Bike Expo founder and local frame building icon Stephen Bilenky collaborated with Josh Boisclair on the Lawng Jawn cargo bike, which was one of the stars of the 2016 PBE.

Bicycles

June 2024

Cake Bikes: Let them have cake

A recent collaboration between HED Wheels and Peacock Groove Cycles has cooked up Cake Bikes, a new type of fat bike with 24" wheels.