Have you ever looked at a set of knives and not known which one to pick? Similarly, there are many types of bicycles meant for different duties. Here we explain what each major bike type is for and what sets it apart from the rest. -Powered by Felt Bicycles
Bicycle Types and Anatomy
Meant for pavement, long distances, and speed. There are two main types of road bikes: Race and Endurance. Here’s a far too brief analogy to describe them: Lamborghini vs. Cadillac.
There are three main categories of mountain bikes: Cross-Country, Enduro, and Downhill. Here’s a far too brief analogy to describe them: Rally Car vs. Jeep vs. Monster Truck
Perfect for getting around. Classy, smooth and fuss free, this is the perfect campus bike. Hybrids are a mixture between mountain bikes and road bikes. They feature a flat handlebar and wide tires, but a smooth tread and lightweight frame make them perfect for the road. Attach a rack to the back for a place…