E-bikes are booming - even as e-mountain bikes. And still trending are retro bikes, where the bike becomes an individual lifestyle object. But the future belongs to smart bikes with tracker chips, smart locks and lasers.
As the car industry boomed for decades, the bicycle's importance as a means of transport dwindled. But DW Sports' Joscha Weber is expecting a pedal power renaissance 200 years after the bike's invention.
Spring has sprung - and Germans have jumped outdoors and on to their bikes. Here are some of the latest technological developments and lifestyle statements in the world of bike riding.
In summer many switch from their car or public transport to bicycles again. Especially in Europe’s urban centers cycling is becoming ever more popular. Some of the trends are E-bikes and retro bikes.
All over Europe, fashion-conscious city-dwellers are giving their bikes a new look, using it to compliment their own personal style. Countless blogs and photos are proof of this trend.
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