Gallery: Graeme Obree Looks to Break Human-Powered Speed Record with Bi...


Scottish racing cyclist Graeme Obree has made modifications to his supine recumbent, which is made from recycled materials, in a bid to break the human-powered land speed record. Obree made the bike, which is named Beastie, out of recycled materials in his kitchen. The low-slung bike is extremely aerodynamic, and it requires the rider to lay head-first inside a a Kevlar and fiberglass shell.

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