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- Bicycle Production Reaches 130 Million Units. Gardner, Gary // World Watch;Jul/Aug2009, Vol. 22 Issue 4, p25
The article focuses on the increase in global bicycle production and its use during 2007. It reports that the bicycle production rose 3.2% to 130 million in 2007, and mentions the countries producing largest number of bikes including China, India, and Brazil. It compares the cycling rates of...
- CHARGE. // Stuff;Apr2012, Issue 157, p75
The article profiles British mountain bike brand Charge Bikes.
- Why Use Smaller Wheels on Smaller Size Bicycles? Towle, Dan // Rocky Mountain Bicycle Paper;Sep-Dec2012, Vol. 1 Issue 3, p11
The article presents the author's views regarding the importance of smaller bicycle wheels for short heighted riders. According to the author, the size of the wheels have nothing to do with the speed, the speed of the bike is the function of the gear. As per the author, some manufacturers sell...
- WHEEL SIZE DOESN'T MATTER. Clarke, Chris // Mountain Bike Action;Dec2013, Vol. 28 Issue 12, p26
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article related to technological innovations in bicycle industry in the previous issue.
- The first hero. // India Today;11/16/2015, p1
The article presents an obituary for Brijmohan Lall Munjal, an Indian businessman, founder and the chairman of Hero Motocorp Ltd.
- SOME BICYCLE MANUFACTURERS PICTURE GRAPHITE AS THE FRAME OF THE FUTURE. Smith, M. J. Sebastian // Sports Illustrated;6/ 7/1976, Vol. 44 Issue 23, p8
The article focuses on the venture of bicycle manufacturers into graphite bicycle in 1976. One of the factors that led to the demise of the X-1000 graphite bicycle from O. F. Mossberg & Sons Inc. was its need for more hand labors. The total cost of an assembled bike that uses the Graftek...
- 2010 Groupsets, Trends & Themes. // Bicycling Buyer's Guide;2010, Vol. 12, p14
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- Pedal power. // Business Miscellany (9781861978660);2006, p228
The article highlights several trivia information related to the bicycle production industry. China was the largest producer of bicycle in 2002, with 62 million bikes and accounting to about 61% of the world total production. Cyclist death in the U.S. declined for the past 25 years following a...
- Seat of England. STUART, PETER // Cyclist;Jul2013, Issue 10, p116
The article presents a profile on bike saddle manufacturing company, Brooks. It notes that the company was established in Birmingham, England by John Boultbee Brooks after creating the first tensioned leather saddle in 1878. It cites that Brooks was acquired in 2002 by Italian firm Selle Royale...