Commuter Bikes

Xtracycle Update

I swapped Ibex frames on my Xtracycle. Now I’m sportin’ this fancy schmancy Ibex B27 Frame. They don’t make this frame anymore so this makes my bike even cooler.

Check out how my Sweetskinz Scorch reflect ever so brightly in the night…ooooohhhh aaaahhhh

Here’s how it used to look.

I know you’re jealous…don’t hate the playa, hate the game!

Urban Bicycle Commuter Expo

URBAN BICYCLE COMMUTER EXPO – Saturday, May 19, 10:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. Free.

Curious about bicycles? Find out everything you want to know and discover exciting inventions at the Urban Bicycle Commuter Expo in the One Colorado Courtyard. Expo will steer you to innovative cycling ideas, whether you are just starting out, or already an enthusiast. You’ll receive answers to such questions as, What kind of bicycle do I need? How much can I be expected to pay? Can I carry my laptop on my bike? Take part in bicycle maintenance workshops. Marvel at Funky to Functional, an exhibition of D.I.Y. personalized commuter bikes. Confirmed exhibitors include REI, InCycle, Path to Freedom (XtraCycle dealer), Flex Car, Cal Start, LACBC, CICLE, Bikerowave, Bike Oven, Psycles Chopper Club, AIDS Lifecycle, Patagonia, Metro and city of Pasadena departments of Public Works and Transportation. Urban Bicycle Commuter Expo is free and open to the public. Win Great Prizes! Map .

This just in!! We have confirmed that will be at the Urban Bicycle Commuter Expo in Pasadena as exhibitors. We will be showcasing some of the bikes that you’ve seen on this website as well as accessories, lights, panniers and bags. Come by to say hello and to show your support for our growing bike commuter community.

KHS Green

Bike Commuters, meet The KHS Green. Green, meet Bike Commuters.

This simplistic commuter just hit the scene earlier this year. It’s a great commuter bike because it comes with Fenders, Alloy Rear Carrier, Kick Stand, Bell and Rear Wheel Lock.

Here are the specs:

Hi-Ten Classic Mens or Ladies Step-thru frame
Fork Hi-Ten
Headset 1″ Treaded
Rims Weinmann ZAC21 silver anodized alloy 700 x 38c
Hubs Shimano 3 speed Nexus Coaster Brake Rear Hub
Tires Staad 700 x 38c
Spokes 14G UCP, 36°
Front Derailleur N/A
Rear Derailleur Shimano 3 speed Nexus Coaster Brake Rear Hub
Shifters Shimano 3 speed Nexus Revo Twist
Chain 1/2″ x 1/8″
Crankset 3-piece with complete chainguard
Bottom Bracket 3-piece
Cog Shimano
Pedals VP alloy w/steel cage w/boron axle
Seatpost Steel
Saddle Dual Density with Elastomer Springs
Handlebar 4″ rise
Stem Alloy w/Tall Quill
Grips Kraton
Brake Levers
Brakes Coaster Rear, Hand Brake Front
Color Black
Frame Size 17″, 21″ Men’s and 14″, 17″ Ladies
Extras Fenders, Alloy Rear Carrier, Kick Stand, Bell and Rear Wheel Lock

You guessed it, we’ll be reviewing this on the site. Moe will be picking it up from the KHS Bicycles HQ in Rancho Dominguez, Ca.