Pelagro PB1 XC

Pelagro PB1 Superleggera

3 YEARS AGO / 9 COMMENTS / MOUNTAIN BIKES

Superleggera is translated from the Italian as ‘super light’, but it’s also a licensed trademark of Carrozzeria Touring. Touring is an automobile coachbuilder established in 1926 who pioneered the method of bodywork construction using small-diameter tubes to form the frame, realised in bicycle form by the visionary Peter Laibacher of Germany’s Pelagro.

Pelagro ProFlex

Pelagro ProFlex

4 YEARS AGO / 13 COMMENTS / MOUNTAIN BIKES

The inventor of the ProFlex mountain bike, Bob Girvin, set the scene alight with his revolutionary frame and fork designs. A former aerospace engineer, his ideas culminated in the world’s first mass-produced, full suspension mountain bike. Critics didn’t think full suspension would catch on, but it did — in a big way — although ProFlex…


Pelagro PB1

Quite a few of us appreciate the beauty of both motorcycles and bicycles — there’s only an engine separating the freedom of two wheels and…