State Bicycle Co x The Grateful Dead Lightning Bolt Clunker Bike

When it comes to bikes, the guys at State Bicycle Co are always one of our first ports of call here at The Coolector and when we saw they’d teamed up with The Grateful Dead on this Lightning Bolt Klunker Bike, we’re obviously going to sit up and take notice. This limited edition offering is already proving mighty popular so move quickly if you want to get your hands on one before they’re all gone.

The State Bicycle Co x The Grateful Dead Lightning Bolt Klunker Bike has a price tag of $549.99 and as both State Bicycle Co. and Grateful Dead have built their respective followings around awareness, self-expression, and freedom, there is a clear synergy between the two which shines through in the excellent aesthetics and performance of this eye-catching steed.

Ride in Style

It’s not just this ace looking Klunker that forms this limited edition series, the two brands have announced a collaboration to offer a full line of bicycles, cycling apparel, and accessories. Each piece is adorned with the most treasured symbols associated with the Grateful Dead: namely, the Dancing Bears and the 13 point Lightning Bolt.

The State Bicycle Co x Grateful Dead Lightning Bolt Klunker ($549.99) is a striking, retro-inspired, mash-up of: part beach cruiser, part mountain bike, and part BMX i.e. a real triple-threat. The perfect “DGAF” bike, for neighbourhood cruising, trips to the corner store, and walking the dog….OR… if you’re feeling audacious, mount up and rip a trail.

The SBC Klunker has the robust wheels, frame, and handlebars of a BMX, with ground-eating mountain bike tires, which means, should you so desire, you can mount up and rip a backwood trail if you are feeling adventurous. It is the ultimate all-purpose bicycle. It is is built to take a beating and look good in the process. It will never let you down and this Grateful Dead Klunker from State Bicycle Co will deliver more smiles per mile than any other bike.

Leo is the owner of The Coolector and writes about the stuff he loves. And some stuff that he merely likes.