Ideal for biker bubs, and one of the stars of the recent Toy Hobby and Nursery fair, this All American Classic Chopper is powered by a rechargeable 6V battery. Not only does it look the part, it has rear view mirrors, makes real engine noises, has a working horn, tail and headlights, front and rear suspension, seats two and has removable training wheels. Priced at $795, it is available from Hunter Leisure on 03 92879800.
About the Author
Mike grew up thinking he would become a mathematician, accidentally started motorcycle racing, got a job writing road tests for a motorcycle magazine while at university, and became a writer. As a travelling photojournalist during his early career, his work was published in a dozen languages across 20+ countries. He went on to edit or manage over 50 print publications, with target audiences ranging from pensioners to plumbers, many different sports, many car and motorcycle magazines, with many more in the fields of communication - narrow subject magazines on topics such as advertising, marketing, visual communications, design, presentation and direct marketing. Then came the internet and Mike managed internet projects for Australia's largest multimedia company, Telstra.com.au (Australia's largest Telco), Seek.com.au (Australia's largest employment site), top100.com.au, hitwise.com, and a dozen other internet start-ups before founding Gizmag in 2002. Now he writes and thinks.All articles by Mike Hanlon