Twitter Gets Austin Horse His Bike Back Mar 10, 2010

Austin’s ( @austinhorse ) getting a lot of face-time on the web lately. When he’s not racing Mercedes luxury SUVs around NYC, he’s working full time as a messenger. Recently, while making a delivery, his BMW Gangsta Track was snagged out from under his nose. He immediately Tweeted that his bike was just stolen and moments later, Eddie Brannan spotted it outside a deli in the LES. Rather than negotiating with the thief, he just stole it back.

Edit: Check out another local news channel’s coverage below.

Read the full news story at the NYTimes and check out this piece that just aired on NBCNewYork.

While you’re at it, follow Austin on Twitter!

Previously:
Mercedes-Benz.tv: New York Challenge – GLK vs. Austin Horse