Sunday, 31 May 2015 09:00

Futuristic luxury bicyles at Likebike Exhibition

Take a look and drool over these fabulous luxury bicycles that costs as much as a car in India. These fashionable and cutting edge examples of technology on wheels were showcased at the Likebike 2015 in Monaco, the first ever, where more than 100 exhibitors showcased their very high end luxe, futuristic bicycles. They cost a fortune but well spent and worth a proud display in your house if you are a bike and a health enthusiast. We give you the best five selected from many others that caught our attention. Enjoy.

Pininfarina Fuoriserie by Pininfarina

The Pininfarina Fuoriserie is a luxury, tailor-made bike made in Italy by expert artisans of 43Milano in a limited edition of 30 units. It combines tradition seen in the detailed saddle and the handlebar's woven leather helps complete the design.

€9,000.00/£6,730.00 (Rs 6,25,800 approx)

Bicicletto by SPA

The Bicicletto is an Italian design with superior craftsmanship. It has an innovative design that defines a whole new concept of mobility. It is equipped with an electronic throttle that allows its use even without peddling.

€12,000.00/£8,975.00 (Rs 8,34,480 approx)

Spinas by Nevi

Nevi was born in 1992, thanks to the determination of the co-founders Finazzi Sergio y Consuelo. From the beginning, the purpose was to stand out from other bicycle frames brands, therefore choosing to work with materials like titanium.

€12,900.00/£9,691.00 (Rs 8,97,070 approx)

Bestianera Montecarlo Edition by T°RED

Bestianera is the perfect example of why hybrids are better. It has carbon fiber restructured by Italian designer Romolo Stanco in the coolest, lightest, most flexible bike ever. The Montecarlo edition lets you switch from a track bike to a hybrid sport-urban bike in less than ten minutes.

€17,900.00/£13,389.00 (Rs 12,44,770 approx)

Malle Bicyclette by Monyat

The top of the list is Moynat which was found in 1849 by Pauline Moynat, a visionary and the only woman trunk maker in history. Called the most Parisian among the French trunk-makers, it was created for the perfect picnic. The trunk which contains porcelain goblets as well as plates and cutlery is perched like a tree-house between the wheel and the handlebars.

€45,000.00/£33,659.00 (Rs 31,29,300 approx) (made to order)

 

 We wouldn't mind owning one (or all) of these ! Do let us know which one caught your fancy.

 

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