Monthly Archives: March 2008

I had no idea…

That Rover started out as a bicycle company! And now Ford is selling Rover to Tata Motors, the company that wants to bring India the $2,500 Nano. Their portfolio would then include the least expensive production automobile, along with $80k+…

I really like stories like this

Here’s a story about a guy in the UK that fixes up old bikes, sells them, and gives the proceeds to charity. I’ve had more than enough of Hillary, Obama, oil prices, Iraq, and all that other crap. It’s refreshing…

Footbike, continued

I haven’t heard back from the owner of FootbikeUSA since we briefly discussed their posts on BikeForums.net, so I tried a Google search to see what I could find out about them outside of their website. Yikes! I was hoping…

Are you ready to kick it?

There was a bit of drama on BikeForums.net not too long ago, when a rep from FootBikeUSA posted about their products. Touting your product in the forums can sometimes be a risky proposition, if not handled properly. But in the…

Schwinn in the news

Schwinn Signs First-ever National Bicycle Sponsorship of Team In Training Madison, Wis. – March 13, 2008 – Schwinn Bicycles, America’s most recognized bicycle brand, today announced the signing of a partnership with The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s Team In Training…