Vintage Bianchi Road Bikes: Beginner’s Guide

One of the most sought-after vintage road bike manufacturers, Bianchi has earned a cult following through innovative design, high-quality manufacturing, and a distinct (and beautiful) aesthetic. The Italian manufacturing giants are one of the oldest producers of bikes still around today, dating all the way back to 1885. A vintage Bianchi road bike is instantly … Read more

DIY Bike Frame Painting: Walk-Through Guide [With Pictures]

If you’ve watched any professional bike races recently, you’ll likely have caught some bike frame painting envy seeing the stunning custom-painted bike frames ridden by many pros. Sagan’s beautiful color-shifting S-Works frames, Mario Cipollini’s eye-catching animal print bikes, or the multitude of Tour de France jersey-matching paint jobs: they’re all unique and memorable bikes that … Read more

Vintage Schwinn Bikes Guide: Which Models Are Worth Buying?

Schwinn bikes were an iconic household brand name of bicycle in the US for nearly all of the 20th century. But if you’re looking to cop yourself a classic vintage Schwinn bike (or even a vintage Schwinn exercise bike), what exactly should you look out for, and which models are worth buying? Furthermore, why doesn’t … Read more

Ultimate Bike Frame Materials Guide: Carbon Fiber, Steel, Aluminum and more

With so many options to choose from, it can often be difficult to decide which bike frame material to go for when buying a new bicycle. The cycling world has developed from steel through aluminum to carbon fiber, but what has led to these changes in popularity through the eras? Different materials all have different … Read more

Vintage Peugeot Bikes: Ultimate Beginner’s Guide To Peugeot Bike Vintage Models

When it comes to vintage racers, Peugeot bikes are some of the most popular (and easiest to find) around. The French manufacturer has been producing bicycles since 1882, and became one of the dominant forces in bike racing through the twentieth century. Peugeot road bikes were ridden to victory at the Tour de France ten … Read more