Michael Mckinin

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Life EV Affordable Electric MBX Bike Built in the USA

We have seen many excellent electric bikes, but if you need more sporty style or like BMX racing, Life EV’s affordable and USA-built electric BMX …

Electric Bikes

These 11 weapons have been in the US military’s inventory for more than 40 years

The western world is always in a rush for the latest and greatest iPhone or other tech gadgets, but troops know that some weapons systems stand the test of time without too many, if any, mods. Here are 11 of them.


Callaway Corvette C7 GT3-R Is Stunning, Packs 600 HP

Hits the track in 2016.<p>Callaway Competition has completed its track-ready Corvette C7 GT3-R just in time for the upcoming 2016 racing season. The model, which took two years of planning and development to create, is the successor to the C6-based Z06.R GT3.<p>A close-up look at the Callaway reveals a …

Sports Cars

These Are The 20 Best Cities For Biking In The World, And A U.S. City Actually Made The List

If Minneapolis–despite its sub-zero winters–can do it, so can the rest of America.<p>For bike commuters, Copenhagen is still the city to wish you lived in. A new ranking of over 100 global cities puts the famously bike-friendly Danish capital at the top of the 2015 Copenhagenize Index. But there are …

American Cities

Specialized 40th Anniversary Allez

Depending on who you speak to, the Best Lugged Frame could be <i>the</i> award to win at a North American Handmade Bicycle Show. That’s because, for some, it’s all about the lugs. Mark Dinucci won the award in 2011. And if there’s one thing Mark DiNucci does well, it’s lugs.<p>That’s not all he does. …


What is the Magna Carta? Our guide for kids

Have you heard of the Magna Carta? Do you know what it is, or why it’s so important? On the 800th anniversary of the signing of the Magna Carta at Runnymede, Eileen Cameron fills you in...<p>Imagine walking onto a field at Runnymede in June, 800 years ago in 1215. Things were probably quite different …


Bavarian Cafe: For The Love Of BMW Airheads

“Do you prefer the build or the ride?” It was a question for Brandon Mungai that I assumed might come with a shaky answer.<p>Motorcycles have, in many ways, defined themselves as a quintessential part of the American Dream—alongside classic pickup trucks, Coca-Cola, and denim jeans.<p>Surrounding the …


Sexist Cycling Poster Fuels Outrage

The new poster for the E3 Harelbeke race promotes sexism in cycling<p>Sexism and sport unfortunately have a tendency to be linked. Cycling isn’t any different. Remember that time Peter Sagan pinched a podium girl’s butt at the Tour of Flanders? Apparently, this is behavior worthy of attracting …


Prototype Smith aero helmet spotted in the wind tunnel atop UHC

We’d heard rumor late last year that the United Health Care pro cycling team was helping test a new aero helmet from Smith, and now it looks like …