Italian automotive company Pininfarina collaborated with 43 Milano to create Pininfarina Fuoriserie electric bike – fruit of long experience and perfect craftsmanship, a sight for sour eyes for bike manufacture.
Working close with bespoke bike maker 43 Milano, an extra injection of power has been added withe the use of a a miniaturized electric engine designed to cover long distances with some pedal push. Limited to just 30, the cycle features LED lighting and a phone charger powered through the dynamo. Incredible woven leather work across the handlebars and saddle, the hide has been sourced from a 1936 Lancia Astura Bocca interior while welded chromed steel tubes coated in walnut briar-root form the fancy frame. Yes, the Pininfarina Fuoriserie electric bike is the perfect marriage, the elegant blend of modern and classical elements.
Those interested in the Pininfarina Fuoriserie bike, do note this: release details are still to be announced, but one should expect this masterpiece of craftsmanship to hit at around $11,000.
About Pininfarina: Pininfarina S.p.A. (short for Carozzeria Pininfarina) is an independent Italian car design firm and coachbuilder in Cambiano, Italy. It was founded by Battista “Pinin” Farina in 1930. Since the 1980s Pininfarina has also designed high-speed trains, buses, trams, rolling stocks, automated light rail cars, people movers, yachts, airplanes, and private jets. With the 1986 creation of Pininfarina Extra they have consulted on industrial design, interior design, architecture, and graphic design.