'spring bike' by tobias lehmann 'seoul cycle design' competition shortlist revealed
 
'spring bike' by tobias lehmann   'seoul cycle design' competition shortlist revealed 'spring bike' by tobias lehmann   'seoul cycle design' competition shortlist revealed
sep 13, 2010

'spring bike' by tobias lehmann 'seoul cycle design' competition shortlist revealed

‘spring bike’ by tobias lehmann

‘spring bike’ by tobias lehmann from germany is one of the shortlisted design entries from more than 3000 participants in our recent designboom competition, ‘seoul cycle design competition 2010‘, organized in collaboration with seoul design foundation.

designer’s own words: ‘spring bike is a fun, multi-functional bike which can easily be used for all kinds of moods, situations and needs. day after day, this bike adapts to an ecstatic city life as well as to simple individual requirements.

different colours and configuration of ‘spring bike’

exploded axo illustration the assembly

details of assembly mechanisms

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  • Excellent idea. Opens up a much greater range of functionality and use for a bicycle, without having to cart all the extra weight and size around when you don’t need it.

    Dan says:
  • PERFECT!

    sir simon says:
  • didnt realise how refreshing it would be to see some old-school marker renderings – think Im going to dig out my pens right now!

    great stuff says:
  • …looks like a fairly simple, elegant and useful concept.

    travis says:

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