Month: September 2022

Mobile man found guilty of shooting clerk – his sixth crime – is sentenced to life in prison

MOBILE, Ala. (WALA) – Reginald Thadeous Blevins walked into court in handcuffs and stood passively as a judge handed down the only sentence he could hand down for a 2020 robbery and the shooting of a convenience store clerk – jail for life. This life sentence – without the possibility of parole – was automatic […]

Artificial intelligence: AI solves traffic problems to get you where you’re going safely

“I haven’t met anyone who really likes traffic,” says Karina Ricks of the Federal Transit Administration. Except, perhaps, professionals like her who are in charge of reducing it. Ricks has made his career caring about traffic patterns. Prior to her current role as Associate Administrator for Research, Innovation and Demonstration at the FTA, she was […]

Star Jimmie Johnson retires from full-time racing – Orlando Sentinel

CHARLOTTE, NC – There’s a scene in Jimmie Johnson’s coffee table book “One More Lap” in which the seven-time NASCAR champion and future Hall of Famer gives a dramatic reading from an excerpt from a biography of the late journalist. Hunter S. Thompson. Author Ivan Shaw notes that Johnson finishes reading aloud Thompson’s savage exploits […]

Column: Johnson to continue challenges until retirement | Car race

CHARLOTTE, NC (AP) — There’s a scene in Jimmie Johnson’s coffee table book “One More Lap” in which the seven-time NASCAR champion and future Hall of Famer gives a dramatic reading from an excerpt from a biography by the late journalist Hunter S. Thompson. The author, Robert Sullivan, notes that Johnson finishes reading aloud Thompson’s […]

Dutch bicycle conglomerate Pon.Bike acquires Amsterdam-based bicycle manufacturer Veloretti

CEO of Veloretti, Ferry Zonder | Image credit: Veloretti Pon.Bike, a Dutch transport conglomerate, announced on Tuesday (September 6th) its intention to acquire Amsterdam-based bicycle brand Veloretti. In a statement translated from Dutch, Ferry Zonder, CEO of Veloretti, says: “Now that we have Pon.Bike next to us as a strong partner, we can grow faster […]

Bloomington Transit plans to add electric buses, micro-transit and app

Bloomington Transit is planning big changes that include more electric buses, an expanded transit hub, and internal Uber/Lyft-like microtransit service. Meanwhile, the City of Bloomington has launched a new website to provide information on buses and bike routes – but also to encourage commuters, especially to Catalent, Indiana University and other other large employers to […]

Bicycle Market Size to Reach New Heights in Ahead Year with Top Key Players – Allied Market Research Report

Bike market According to the bicycle industry analysis, the bicycle market is segmented into type, sales channel, end user and region. The demand for bicycles has increased during the Covid-19 pandemic due to increased consumer health awareness and preference for bicycles as an economical way to exercise and travel short distances. —Shankar Bhandalkar 5933 NE […]

Parikshit traveled from Kolkata to Kanyakumari by bicycle to spread the message of a pollution-free society Pipa News

Parikshit traveled from Kolkata to Kanyakumari by bicycle to deliver the message of a pollution-free society Puber Kalam Webdesk: – Growing up in a small village under Sabong Thana of Medinipur. Maulana Azade college education. Parikshit Bhuiyan is now a resident of Kolkata. Love adventure. On Mahalaya day, at 7 a.m., he left for Kanyakumari […]

Buying your first electric bike? Here are some tips to guide you through MyrtleBeachSC News

If you are looking for an eco-friendly and health-friendly mode of transport, an electric bike may be the ideal option. E-bikes are powered by electricity, but they still require pedalling. This makes it a great option for those who want to exercise without breaking a sweat. However, buying your first e-bike can be daunting. There […]

How to get to Iceland by bike, part one: cycling through Denmark | Public holidays in Denmark

A week before departure everything is ready: the polish bike loaded with four neatly wrapped panniers, ferry and train journeys are all booked, accommodations and campsites reserved. Cycling in Iceland is a complex undertaking: ferry to Amsterdam from Newcastle, trains to Aarhus, cycling through Jutland to the port of Hirtshals, near the northern tip of […]

The smart electric bike market is booming globally: Hyper Bike, Mercedes Benz, Rad Power Bikes, FlyKly

This press release was originally distributed by SBWire New Jersey, United States – (SBWIRE) – 09/23/2022 – Advance Market Analytics has published a new research publication on “Smart Electric Bikes Market Insights, to 2027” with 232 pages and enriched with tables and graphs auto- explained in a presentable format. In the study, you will find […]

Breaking News: Triumph Racing Announces Entry into World Motocross Championship in Both MXGP and MX2 Classes

Triumph Motorcycles confirms its intention to compete in the prestigious FIM Motocross World Championship in 2024, with a factory-supported racing program under an all-new Triumph Racing banner. This historic new Triumph Racing Team has been created in partnership with Thierry Chizat-Suzzoni, one of the sport’s most experienced and successful team owners, who will field two […]

Initial 102,000 square foot redevelopment of Martin Tower as Tower Place undergoes public review

The first phase of Martin Tower’s redevelopment in so-called Tower Place was reviewed Thursday night by the Lehigh Valley Planning Commission. Martin Tower at 1170 Eighth Ave. in Bethlehem was the headquarters of the former Bethlehem Steel Corp., built in 1972 and imploded in 2019 after having been vacant since 2007 following the bankruptcy and […]

Video shows man linked to 4 Tampa commercial burglaries breaking into cigar store, police say

TAMPA, Fla. (WFLA) — A man linked to at least four commercial burglaries in Tampa was arrested Thursday, police said. Boat captain arrested months after fatal Florida Keys parasailing accident, report says Police say the glass door of the Vincent & Tampa Cigar Company was smashed after a suspect, later identified as 53-year-old Tommy Lee […]

BikeExchange Hires New US Director, US Sales Manager; Mix other key positions

Cameron Simpson promoted to head of North America; Garret Becker becomes Head of North American Sales Asheville, North Carolina (September 15, 2022) — Continuing to exceed expectations for growth and expansion in North America (NA), BikeExchange/Kitzuma Cycling Logistics – now operating under the same umbrella following the merger last December – has added/revamped certain key […]

Bicycle Lights Market Size, Share, Value, Growth, Analysis, Outlook, Report, Forecast 2022-2027

bicycle lights market The global bicycle lights market will be driven by the growing adoption of bicycles owing to the growing number of health-conscious consumers during the forecast period 2022-2027 30 NORTH GOULD STREET, SHERIDAN, WYOMING, USA, September 20, 2022 /EINPresswire.com/ — Expert Market Research’s new report titled “Global Bicycle Lights Market SizeReport and Forecast […]

How Westminster Wheels Community Bike Shop is Changing Lives – Features

Community bike shop Westminster Wheels trains unemployed residents to become bike mechanics. Rebecca Morley learns more This piece first appeared in the September issue of BikeBiz magazine – get your free subscription here In a time of dark headlines surrounding a looming recession and high inflation, it’s great to see a program helping those most […]

Ethics in action | MIT News

Design decisions often treat people unequally. Take a bicycle, for example. Bicycles provide a relatively cheap, healthy and environmentally friendly mode of transportation for billions of people around the world. Yet every bike that hits the market automatically excludes people with certain disabilities. “Even with the most benevolent technology, no matter how ethically well-meaning we […]

Keytesville, MO – 16-year-old girl injured in bicycling accident on MO-5 near UU Road

Keytesville, MO (September 18, 2022) – A reported bicycle accident in Sheraton County has left a teenager with minor injuries. On September 15, around 7:40 p.m., the Missouri State Highway Patrol responded to a collision that occurred on Missouri State Route 5. Preliminary reports provided by MSHP Private Hirner show that a 2005 Ford F1 […]

BREAKING NEWS: 100th anniversary of the Bol d’Or joy for Viltais Racing Igol, heartbreak for ERC Endurance-Ducati – FIM EWC

BREAKING NEWS: 100th anniversary of the Bol d’Or joy for Viltais Racing Igol, heartbreak for ERC Endurance-Ducati Viltaïs Racing Igol won the 100th anniversary Bol d’Or for its first FIM Endurance World Championship victory after a spectacular 90-minute finale at Circuit Paul Ricard this afternoon. After long-time ERC Endurance-Ducati leader pitted with a mechanical failure […]

People Respond to Ola CEO Asking for Electric Scooter Suggestions

Incidents of electric scooters catching fire have become a recurring theme. This, quite understandably, has created apprehensions among owners of electric bikes, concerned about their safety. Ola CEO asks what accessories shoppers want with an electric scooter Amid questions about EV safety, Ola CEO Bhavish Aggarwal took to Twitter to ask people what accessories they […]

Billboards, petroliana, rare vintage vehicles all do well in Miller & Miller’s September 10 online…

Mid-1910s American Hires Root Beer oval pewter plaque, self-framed, 19 ¾ inches by 23 ¾ inches, with artwork signed and dated (1915) by the artist (CA8,850).Miller & Miller Auctions, Ltd. NEW HAMBURG, Ontario, Canada – Three extremely rare turn-of-the-century motor vehicles – a 1907 REO Model A 5-passenger touring car, an 1899 Stanley Stanhope No. […]

Dutch rider Boerboom lands his first top 20 for G&S Racing Kawasaki – The Voice

The G&S Racing Kawasaki team traveled to Norfolk for round eight of the National Superstock and Junior Superstock Championships which took place at Snetterton this weekend. Jorel Boerboom’s solid top 20 finish was the highlight for Wyberton’s side, but there was an unfortunate non-finish for teammate Zak Fuller. The team had received additional support from […]

Global Bicycle Frames Market Report 2022

New York, Sept. 14, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Reportlinker.com announces the release of the “Bicycle Frames Global Market Report 2022” – https://www.reportlinker.com/p06319468/?utm_source=GNW Cicli Pinarello SRL, Quest Composite Technology Corporation, Specialized Bicycle Components Inc, SCOTT Sports SA, Velocite Tech Co Ltd., Felt Racing, Harison Cycles, Kona Bikes and Pinion GmbH. The global bicycle frames market is […]

Odysse unveils its 2 new electric two-wheelers, will benefit from a range of up to 200 km, top speed of 80 km/h – odysse unveils its 2 new models of electric scooter and bike to come

Odysse unveils its 2 new electric two-wheelers, will benefit from a range of up to 200 km, top speed of 80 km/h – odysse unveils its 2 new models of electric scooter and bicycle coming soon – Globe News Insider Skip to content September 14, 2022 […]

Niki Terpstra announces retirement from road racing

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Retail Status: Describe your store’s social media usage and how it has changed since pre-COVID

A version of this article originally appeared in the September issue of Bicycle Retailer & Industry News. BOULDER, Colo. (BRAIN) — For our September magazine edition, we asked members of our State of Retail panel: Describe your store’s social media usage and how it has changed since pre-COVID? CINCINNATI: David Bordewisch, Manager Biowheels Our social […]

BREAKING NEWS: Honda Activa Electric, Honda Flex Fuel Bike Launch Plans, Battery Standardization Plans Revealed

In a bid to achieve its carbon neutral plans by 2050, Honda has unveiled a comprehensive roadmap of its upcoming launches and initiatives with a focus on electrification. There are three main takeaways from this announcement: Honda Activa electric incoming: Honda will launch two electric vehicles for the Asian, European and Japanese markets by 2024-2025. […]

8 charred to death, many injured as fire breaks out at electric scooter showroom in Secunderabad

Secondabad: Up to eight people have been killed and several others injured after a fire broke out at an e-bike showroom, which spread to an upstairs pavilion in Secunderabad. Reports said the fire started in an electric scooter charging unit on the ground floor, with smoke overwhelming people staying on the 1st and 2nd floors. […]

Urban X RV is a light and skeletal Mercedes ultra-flexible V-shaped motorhome

A new interpretation of the Mercedes-Benz V-Class motorhome, the Urban X debuts as a lighter, more flexible member of VanTourer’s Urban family. With slim, skeletal camping gear, lightweight stuff sacks in place of cabinets, and a series of floor rails, the Urban X’s ultra-versatile build easily carries bikes, boards, skis, camping gear, and more. climbing […]

Police Diary: Man Committed Lewd Act In Car, Sneakers Stolen From Nike Store

The following information was provided by the Watertown Police Department. Arrests None. Incidents August 29, 5.14pm: Police attended the Charles Complex Arsenal after security reported vandalism to a garage. Shortly after midnight, a vehicle entered the garage and drove to the third floor. Three white men got out of the truck and started walking through […]

Two men and a woman take handbags and purses from the Skokie Boulevard store – Chicago Tribune

The following is taken from Northbrook Police Department reports, press releases and records. An arrest does not constitute a finding of guilt. DUI Edmundo Vega of Libertyville was charged with driving under the influence of alcohol and improper lane use on September 2. Police stopped Vega near the intersection of Hawthorn and Appletree lanes after […]

CASEY: College Bike Race Announcement Fuels Roanoke’s Reputation as Outdoor Destination | Local News

Whether you realized it or not, the past week has been a big one for the Roanoke Valley. Virginia’s Blue Ridge, the local tourist board, has taken another step in a series that seriously boosts Roanoke’s profile among outdoor recreation enthusiasts. This one involves Roanoke College, the Lutheran-affiliated private school in nearby Salem. Well known […]

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