05 Jan '18, 11pm

Bellcycle is a weird front-wheel drive bike that you assemble yourself

Bellcycle is a weird front-wheel drive bike that you assemble yourself

With a totally unique upright riding position, front wheel drive, and the ability to assemble it in different configurations, the Bellcycle might just be weird enough to catch on. I've been sitting on this post for quite some time now, waiting for the actual campaign to be launched, but it's just so dang cool that I can't wait any longer. And even though I'm already the proud owner of 3 very well used bikes and have never bought a bike without riding it first, I'm seriously considering one of these. The Bellcycle, which is the brainchild of Alex Bell, a cyclist in NYC, is completely different from just about any other bike out there, except for perhaps the penny farthing, and its compact design, modular nature, and distinctive riding style are a fresh take on bicycle design. It's not only the configuration of the bike that is different, it's the idea behind it that really ...

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