Archive for April, 2013

AutoBike – Building the Brains Video

April 26th, 2013

Check out the attached video to see how the “brains” of the AutoBike is manufactured here in Michigan! http://youtu.be/BNhNq-1srK4

The 23 Coolest Small Businesses In Detroit – Business Insider

April 22nd, 2013

What it is: A company that makes bicycles Why it’s cool: This isn’t your average bicycle. Autobike has come up with a new feature that lets your bike change gears automatically. Now you can ride without pressing levers, and you will always be in the perfect gear.

AutoBike moves into new production facilty in Troy – MetroMode

April 4th, 2013

A start-up with the goal of producing an easy-riding bike with an automatic shifter that will appeal to recreational and casual bike riders has moved into a 7,000-square-foot warehouse and production facility in Troy as the company prepares to enter the mainstream marketplace. There, AutoBikes, which formed about two years ago, will be built and […]

Autobike aims to keep casual riders in the perfect gear – Bike Radar

April 2nd, 2013

For serious riders, shifting gears is part and parcel of riding a bike, but many casual riders often just put it in a gear and leave it there. Just as driving a manual transmission car requires a certain “feel” for the road, so too does shifting gears on a bike. The new company AutoBike has a machine […]