The majority of cyclists are commuters as they use the bicycle as a tool for transportation. A road bike can be a commuter bike, a mountain bike can be a commuter bike, but here we’ll explore the specific commuter bikes that are out there.
What are the different types of commuter bikes?
Generally 700c / 650b wheels, and a rigid fork or a front suspension
Best for – Urban, light gravel, commuting
Generally 26″ wheels, common accessories: Racks, fenders & front basket
Best for – light commutes around town
700c wheel rigid fork bicycles
Best for – fast commutes & getting in shape
Read our explanatory article about the 19 Different Types of Bikes
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