Schwinn Vestige

Semi-translucent flax fiber bike hits stores just in time for summer riding

Presented at Eurobike 2010 (where it took home a Gold Award for innovation), the Schwinn Vestige is finally hitting the mainstream market, selling in stores across the U.S. toward the end of July 2011. The biodegradable bike is made from recyclable flax fiber and coated with water soluble paint, taking the already environmentally-friendly act of cycling a step further. Utilizing flax’s naturally clear composition, Schwinn …