Quite many folding bicycles have hit the shelves in the past but none of them had a design to suit the image of a modern businessman. However, finally one such folding bicycle concept has come to light. Designed by Tim Gerlach the Fold bike offers ultra portability without sacrificing style.
The USP of Fold
Fold is a bicycle that you can neatly fold up into a bundle, which makes if offer you extreme portability. A thought might cross your mind that what is so special in this folding bike that is not there in other folding bikes. Why would anyone go for it when there are ample of other folding bikes available on the market? The USP of Fold, i.e. a design that suits professional image of a modern businessman, is what makes it so special.
Combination of extreme portability and style
In contrast to folding a bulky bicycle, the Fold bike is not a bulky but a light design. The small wheels and the overall smart design of the cycle enables users to fold it without any trouble. As more and more people are realizing what carbon footprint is all about and how they can control it, eco-friendly transports are gaining traction. One of the eco-transportation is a bicycle, and many people today prefer biking to their office. It reduces their carbon footprint, sustains environment, and keeps them healthy.
Fold – a new form of urban commuting
Fold has become a very popular way of urban commuting amongst business professionals. According to its designer, the inspiration to design Fold he got from origami. Numerous folding configurations were analyzed before settling for a configuration Tim has given to Fold. It is a configuration that is minimal yet very efficient, and allows a neat and clean dismantling and reassembly of the bike. You need not struggle dismantling it, or reassemble it, rather you do it with quite an ease and style.
Once you dismantle the parts, you can store them in a clean and a chic bundle or a smart bag I would call it. If you compare it with other foldable bicycles, you will realize they are not actually portable because they are bulky and not light. On the other hand you have Fold, that is ultra light and extremely portable. With that stylish brown sling bag hanging on your shoulder, nobody can even guess what it stores inside.
Fold is ultra-light and extremely portable solution for modern businessmen who are always on the go. It takes not much of your efforts to dismantle or reassemble it. Fold it and carry it around in the stylish brown sling bag around.
Source : Jamesdysonaward.Org