The Roost Carbon CGI bicycle animation was a satirical video posted on Vimeo in 2015. It quickly went viral across the international mountain biking community and prominent mountain biking websites such as Pinkbike and Singletrack, gathering almost 150,000 Vimeo views in a week.
It was meant to 'poke fun' at fast progressing mountain biking industrial design standards, which explains the weird looking elongated bicycle design.
Created using 3ds Max, Vray and Adobe After Effects.
Original 3D model was derived from Grabcad's J. Deschamps and was heavily modified, setup, textured and remodeled by Patrick Ng
13 Speeds 11-53T cassette, 1500mm wheelbase prone geometry, 188mm dropout and huge BB spacing.