New home for Scotty Browns Bike Emporium

Scotty Brown has marked 30 years in the bike emporium business by opening a brand new showroom in Christchurch. The owner of Scotty Browns Bike Emporium is a big supporter of Canterbury cyclists, helping many young athletes, charities and members of the community achieve their dreams in the sport. Even when times have been tough, Brown has been … Read more

Atlanta party bike driver charged with DUI after a crash that injured 15

Officers responded to a report of a traffic crash at West Peachtree Street and 14th Street in the evening and discovered a party bike that had tipped over while making a turn, according to a news release from Atlanta Police Department. Party bikes, sometimes called pedal pubs or pedal bars, are mini bars on wheels … Read more

Ottawa police arrest at least 8 during Rolling Thunder bike rally weekend

Canadian news media, including CTV, reported hundreds of people on foot and motorcycles moved into downtown Saturday as part of the weekend rally and protest, called Rolling Thunder by its organizers. Organizers have been vague about the rally’s goals — the event’s website refers to spreading “as much peace, love and patriotism to your fellow … Read more

Electric car startups want to avoid same fate as Britain’s 1890s bike bubble

Even Rivian, which many automotive experts view as the most promising Western electric vehicles startup, isn’t immune from the boom-and-bust cycle that’s playing out in the electric vehicles market. But experts say this is typical of when new industries arise. Rivian’s stock has fallen 75% since its initial public offering last year. In November 2021, … Read more