GOOD
Articles

Bicycle Built for You: 15 Coolest Bikes in the World

Here's a selection of the 15 best designed bikes as seen in "Velo—2nd Gear."

According to the book Velo—2nd Gear: Bicycle Culture and Style, by Gestalten, the first bicycle was created in 1817 by Baron Karl Drais von Sauerbronn of Germany, for the purpose of collecting taxes from his many tenants. Built out of wood, brass and and iron, von Sauerbronn was able to cover long distances on what was then called a Laufmaschine (running machine).

Keep Reading Show less