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Masi Speciale Commuter

The Masi Speciale Commuter is a new bike for 2008 and is intended for the commuter market.The new Speciale Commuter is a sweet metallic root beer color. It has long dropouts (forward facing!) with a dérailleur hanger, but stock this bike comes equipped with a freewheeling singlespeed cog on a 130 mm flip flop hub. read more »

Masi Speciale Randonneur

Available in November, MSRP $1145. This bike from Masi is to drool for. Read more about this and other new models from Masi over at Commute By Bike. Tim “Masiguy” Jackson of Masi also recently posted some photos of a prototype Masi Mini Velo bicycle for the Japanese market. I’m a big fan of these read more »

Bay Area bike commuters

I’ve been commmuting by bike for a about 20 years, but nowhere have I seen more regular bike commuters in the U.S. than in the San Francisco Bay Area. Even though mornings have been chilly lately, I still see several dozen bike commuters every day. Here’s a sampling of photos just from yesterday and today. read more »

Cruiser bikes from Masi

Tim “Masi Guy” Jackson has unveiled one of the new bikes in the 2008 lineup. The Masi Speciale SoulVille. This bike is simply gorgeous! This cruiser bike represents a shift to diversifying from Masi’s road and track racing heritage. “Let’s face it, road—more specifically race bikes—had to slow down eventually,” Jackson said. “The market is read more »

Behaviorial shifts in Bay Area commutes

Mercury News: ‘Large shifts in behavior’ during commutes create new problems — As gas prices climb menacingly toward $5 a gallon, Silicon Valley residents are changing the ways they commute – but some of the new solutions are creating problems of their own. Elizabeth Finkler of San Jose is leaving her car at home and read more »