On a winter’s weekend in 2011, Lewis Farrar and some of his mates from Sydney took a couple of Chappelli bikes to the Blue Mountains. This is the video of what happened… The film got us thinking – what are some of your favourite clips featuring fixies or other bikes? So we put the call More >
Christoper Ian Petrie, the Queenslander fined for riding a converted beer-esky scooter, must now be aware that there are sometimes barriers to the success for even the best of transport ideas. And now so too does Victoria. Last week Victoria’s Auditor General’s Office handed down an abysmal scorecard for Victoria’s cycling strategy. The report suggested More >
Anyone who’s been to Thailand could attest to there being all manners of funky bikes, vehicles and contraptions to get you from A to B (typically airport to beach). Such as these. Now there is one more in the mix – a customised replica 1920s board track racing motorbike, the type originally used to race More >
Chappelli Cycles was in the Ausbikes Supplement of The Age on August 14, 2011.
If you’ve seen our new range of bicycles, you’ll know that our latest machines are wearing some pretty cool gears. This Thursday you too have the occasion to wear your coolest gear as we celebrate the launch of said new bikes at the Beach Road Hotel in Bondi from 6.30pm. We’ll be running a sprint More >
Fixies have become part of urban streetscapes from New York to Auckland and everywhere in between. So where to next? Increasingly, Chappelli’s customers are demanding bikes that not only look good but are also easy to ride. The reason is simple: for riders who live in hilly areas such as Sydney, having only one gear More >