Without a doubt, the bicycle is one of the most convenient means of transportation in Barcelona. The climate in Barcelona allows this type of transport to be used all year round. For fans of bicycles, Barcelona has a complete infrastructure. This includes a well-developed system of bike paths and optimally planned bike tourist routes available …More
The Captain Gérard military folding bicycle. Designed by Charles Morel in 1895 for Peugeot. Bonnet & Morel (C. Bonnet and C. Morel) were individual cycle builders in the 1890s in France.
Tour de France 10 (2020). Bicycles installations
Île d’Oléron le Château-d’Oléron > Île de Ré Saint-Martin-de-Ré
Châtelaillon-Plage > PoitiersMore
Installations with bicycles in Montpellier, France, 2020
Velocar was the name given to velomobiles made in the 1930s and 1940s by Mochet et Cie of Puteaux, France and colloquially to the company’s recumbent bicycles.
Charles Mochet was the inventive maker of lightweight powered cyclecars (Le P’tit Auto) and pedal-powered cars (quadricycles), mainly two-seaters, built on a tubular-steel chassis with bicycle-sized wheels, variable gears, …More
Main German bicycle Hercules from WW2. The Hercules Company was founded in 1886 to produce bicycles by Carl Marschütz in Nuremberg, Germany and began producing motorcycles in 1904. It was merged with Zweirad Union after being purchased by ZF Sachs in 1963More
Salvo Tricycle from 1885 (France). Starley transmission.
James Starley, British inventor and father of the bicycle industry. He is widely considered the inventor of the modern bicycle, and also originator of the Rover name.More
VeloSoleX Orbea Tipo 2800 from 1968, one cylinder, 49 cc, 0.7 HP, max. speed 36 km/h. Orbea is a cooperative company that manufactures bicycles and equipment. It is located in the Biscayan town of Mallavia in the Basque Country (Spain). Founded in 1840.More
The French Magnat – Debon Model G from 1910More
The first bicycles recorded, known variously as velocipedes, dandy horses, or hobby horses, were constructed from wood, starting in 1817.
Location: Hostalric castleMore