ByJohn Leland

To ride a dirt bike in New York City is to face the irritation of neighbors,

confiscation by the police and — not to put too fine a point on it — a severe shortage of ridable dirt.

Behind the scenes at Performance Bicycle

Behind the scenes at Performance Bicycle

Veteran Harlem biker pushes 'wheely' good idea to control city's controversial ATV craze, but city stalls

A BIKE BRAND GOES VIRAL

Cycle Squad Maniaccs (Photo courtesy SE Bikes. Credit: Michael Wikan)