Metrovelo in Grenoble offers cargobike hire

Velogik reports on the enlargement of the public bicycle hire service Métrovélo to include cargobikes, following increased customer demand. The choice of vehicles was the result of a detailed survey and street test by potential users. The first cargo bikes, in  Métrovelo colour, were finally put into service this spring. The Danish brand Nihola (assembled in…

Dan Titchmarsh explains his Scorpion Cargobike

Freshly baked for Bespoked Bristol, the Scorpion has a number of innovative features. Dan, the frame builder who designed and built the bike, explains: The design had been evolving for 12 years in the back of my mind after I rode as a courier and realized front loaders could be better. I started to design…

Svajerløb 2013 on 24th August

The Danish Cargo Bike Championships, the annual cargo bike race event in Copenhagen, based on the traditional Svajerløb for bike messengers between 1930s and 1960, will be held at the Carlsberg factory, as last year. Keep up to date on the website.