Category Archives: Brompton

That’s it, no more calling Justice Stephen Breyer a bicyclist, Atlantic Cities

“The court undermines the legality of thousands of miles of former rights of way that the public now enjoys as means of transportation and recreation.” Continue reading

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Chaos, consideration and the Brompton in Rome

Forget the Smart cars parked at right angles to the curb, the lane-splitting scooter riders and, of course, all the noise. You’ll wonder how the trees between the sidewalk and street have survived. Continue reading

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Brompton to “pile into New York.” Plus, Car Brain and the walker

Will Butler-Adams: “We want to start shaking up America.” Continue reading

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Missouri maps the Katy, Elly tips the shops, Diane colors the Brompton

Missouri puts the Katy Trail on the (highway) map. Continue reading

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Bad street? Streetmix it up. Plus, pedaling for sheep

What would Peoria’s Sheridan Road look like if we tried something a little different than four nerve-rackingly narrow lanes through a residential area? Continue reading

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You race 16-inch wheels and what do you get?

It’s the most hotly contested race on 16-inch wheels you’ll ever see among people wearing jackets and ties, but there are two tickets to the Brompton World Championships in London on the line. Continue reading

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Big wheel, modest income. And bicycling in Oregon adds up

When I worked in retail in the early 1980s, I liked Quality Bicycle Products because they had what my customers wanted, and its catalog was a pleasure to use. Today, Quality is more than a wholesale supplier to bicycle shops: … Continue reading

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