Felt Cafe Deluxe

Felt Cafe 8 Deluxe. MSRP: $599.Felt calls the Cafe 8 Deluxe “a real-world answer to bicycle commuting and any local store runs.”Specs:Frame: Butted 6061 Aluminum w/ hydroform top tube.Rear Derailleur: HG-40 cassetteCrankset: 38T Chainring w/ double guardChain: KMC RustbusterWheels: Aluminum Tall Profile RimsTires: WTB Pathway 700 x 38cSaddle: Selle Royal w/ gel-infused double-density foamAluminum Handlebar-Mount […]

Kronan Classic 3-Speed

Knonan Classic. Available in the U.S. through Kronan’s website for $600 + a $47 flat shipping rate. Kronan’s motto: “Fall in love with your bicycle again.”H/T Drunk And In Charge Blog for bringing this bike to our attention.Also, some sweet pics from Copenhagen Cycle Chic.Specs:Wheels: Miche, aluminum Rear hub: Shimano 1-spd or 3-spd SRAM T3 […]

The KHS Green

The tag line for this bike is, “With the Green it’s not about speed, it’s about a lifestyle.” Sounds good to me. In fact, this bike resembles the basic Dutch bike in several ways: a) it’s mostly black, b) it’s built for comfort w/ nice high bars, c) it comes with several practical accessories, and […]

Giant Suede

Giant Suede. MSRP $800.Bike Portland: Discussion of the Shimano coasting gruppo.2008 Specs:Frame: ALUXX Aluminum (sizes: regular, large for men; one size for women)Brakes: Shimano coasting rear coaster brakeCassette: Shimano 16TChain: Shimano coastingCranks: Shimano 33TRims: Alloy 20/28HTires: Multi-surface 26×1.95, w/ slime-filled innertubesHandlebar: Steel 4″ riserSaddle: Unity Comfort CruiserPedals: Resin/Kraton platformFendersFront bagLightRear RackRear PanniersBellIf you have any […]

Gary Fisher Simple City 8

The manufacturer’s suggested retail price (MSRP) on this one is $888.88, a little more than “the rest of us” might be willing to spend. Actually it’s $879.99, but still that’s quite a chunk of change. Nevertheless, I think this bike belongs here, and is worth the bread. Particularly when you realize that $4.00/gallon is a […]