Posted: January 14th, 2015 | Author: | Filed under: De Rosa, Rides, Ticino, Uncategorized | 3 Comments »

Mid-week ride around the Monte Generoso with the long-limbed beast that is Massimo from SpokesAndNipples.

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Speedbicycles’ new website

Posted: November 12th, 2014 | Author: | Filed under: Websites | No Comments »

Stefan did a major overhaul of his website. Besides the ever growing galleries of stunning classic bikes, the site now includes workshop tips, before/after restoration galleries, interviews and more photography.

Spend a couple of productive hours over at Speedbicycles™ and get in touch with them for your next classic bike.




Lino Messori

Posted: October 22nd, 2014 | Author: | Filed under: Frame building | No Comments »

- Lino Messori said of himself  “I am nobody, but I did a bit of everything”.
Born in 1926, in Modena, Italy, Lino quickly became a local fixture both for his incomparable skills and his personality.

A master frame builder who also followed a myriad of different passions, spanning from singing with opera legend Luciano Pavarotti to never losing a single boxing match.
Lino Messori made 150 bespoke bikes over the span of his career, many of which were very special for the time and still today.

Film by Luca Campanale.
Inspired by Paolo Chiossi.
In collaboration with Davide Fonda, Marco Brandoli, Pongo Films and Plus NYC.
Music By: Possimiste, Assif Tsahar, Peter Kowald & Rashied Ali. –

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Michael Rogers Team Saxo Tinkoff Specialized S-Works Tarmac

Posted: October 21st, 2014 | Author: | Filed under: Specialized, Sram | No Comments »

I had a chance to snap some photos of Michael Rogers’ S-Works Tarmac while it was being serviced at a local bike shop.

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