One-of-a-Kind Above-Seat-Steering Ryan "Taiwan Bike"
This is the prototype of the bike that could have been--in 1998-1999 Dick Ryan felt it was too expensive to build frames in the US. He had this prototype built with the plan to be to have frames built by the shipping container in Taiwan. In short, things didn't quite turn out that way. Read about it in this RCN article. Dick Ryan sold this bike to a member of the Ryan Owners Club in November 2004.