Posts under ‘transport’

Brompton Brewery Cruise – responsible riding

Velo is good friends with the Melbourne Brompton Club (indeed, four of the five founding members are Velo customers, and…

2017 Brompton review – 2 months on

With great fanfare, Brompton announced the most significant updates to their folding bike in years and indeed, there’s some great…

Birth of a Bike – The Aggressively Fun Tourer

I have always felt divided between two vastly different forms of cycling, a fun, aggressive city commute and largely unplanned,…

How close is one metre? The Passbox Cycling Safety Study

Many of Australia’s states/territories have enacted laws to ensure drivers must pass cyclists with at least one metre clearance (and…

Just shy of a million – Velo’s counter for 2016

It’s fair to say, the number of cyclists passing our counter year upon year is growing – by about 5%…

Catherine’s Custom Surly Cross-Check

Catherine came to us looking for a bike that would tick a number of important criteria she wanted in a…

2017 Bromptons now in store

After progressively seeing the rest of the planet receive their orders, we’re very proud to say we now have the…

Brompton 2017 Special Editions – available now

As much as we love all of the regular Bromptons we stock, we’re always that little bit more excited when…

What makes a good commuter bicycle?

One of the great things about the bicycle is how efficient it is – for the amount of energy required,…