For a country that’s famed for excellent engineering, we only see the work of a handful of German custom frame builders. That’s all right, though: one of them is the VANDEYK collective. A network of metalworkers, designers, artists and photographers,… Read more »

VANDEYK Rapha Continental

We’ve featured a number of Rapha’s superb Continental bikes here on Cycle EXIF. The magnificent riding machines of VANDEYK Contemporary Cycles have also made a prominent appearance. In fact, if you purchased the 2103 Cycle EXIF Calendar, you’d be enjoying… Read more »

VANDEYK Machine For Riding

Fast, beautiful vehicles are a local specialty of Stuttgart, Germany’s sixth-largest city. Mercedes-Benz, Porsche and Maybach are all produced there. Now the streets of Stuttgart have given rise to a new form of luxury transport: VANDEYK Contemporary Cycles. After a… Read more »

VANDEYK Purple Blast

In a welcome reaction to the understated tones and subtle hues that pervade the custom bicycle world, Germany’s VANDEYK Contemporary Cycles inject a searing splash of color with their latest collection: the limited edition Purple Blast.

VANDEYK Nightstream Di2

I’ve been looking forward to the advent of the VANDEYK Nightstream Di2 since the MTB edition was featured on Cycle EXIF. Arendt van Deyk has been dropping teaser shots of the frames in progress, slowly unveiling the development of their… Read more »

VANDEYK Nightstream

One of the most graphically arresting machines I’ve come across lately originates from a German company titled VANDEYK. Consisting of a highly skilled and technical staff with exceptional credentials, VANDEYK may be a newcomer to the boutique bicycle scene but… Read more »