Promoting the Joys of Carfree Life in the USA
(Since February 2006)
Tuesday, May 13, 2008
New Bikes Double New Cars
The world produced an estimated 130 million bicycles in 2007—more than twice the 52 million cars produced. Bicycle and car production tracked each other closely in the mid-to-late 1960s, but bike output separated sharply from that of cars in 1970, beginning its steep climb to 105 million in 1988.