Mello Velo Bicycle Shop & Cafe

While the Aero Cycle featured no technical improvements over the original B-10E, its streamlined frame, faux gas tank, and battery-powered headlight came to define the cruiser ‘look’. Modern cruiser bicycles retain these design elements, (except sometimes for schwinn spin bike the tank and/or light accessories). Schwinn is credited with kicking off the balloon tire craze… Continue reading Mello Velo Bicycle Shop & Cafe

Mello Velo Bicycle Shop & Cafe

The lightweight aluminum frame is a perfect match for salty beach-side conditions. A dual-spring padded seat; and soft, cork handlebar grips complete the comfort features. Cruiser bikes aren’t a popular choice for long distances, like on bike-packing trips. However, for shorter trips around town, like commuting to work, they can fit the bill. With a… Continue reading Mello Velo Bicycle Shop & Cafe

Mello Velo Bicycle Shop & Cafe

The hiring by the Knott’s Berry promoter Thomas Henn of former NBA founder and President Ernie Alexander to run the race (he also designed the temporary track at Knott’s) didn’t help matters. Alexander had a reputation of deliberately scheduling NBA events against the events of other sanctioning bodies when he ran the NBA. Several ABA… Continue reading Mello Velo Bicycle Shop & Cafe