A comparison of the original and the manipulated.
I came across an article on using the “Color Curves” in any manipulation program. After creating a “U” shape in color curves, I de-saturated the excessive blue, warmed the entire photo and added a vignette. I think this type of manipulation may have a place with some industrial or promotional shots. This particular shot has been over done in my opinion, but it shows the results.
You can find a complete shoot of this bike by following the link. “Detail”