Republic: Cargo Bikes for Kids

Republic: Cargo Bikes for Kids

Tired of hauling your kids and your groceries by bike? Make them pull their own weight, and some extra.     Republic Bike’s mini-cargo-tricycle, one of very few cargo bike options for kids on the market, comes in 5 different colors, feature a front wooden crate with a maximum recommended load of 10lbs (approx 4.5 […]

Bibliobicicletas: Cargo Bikes Turned Libraries

Bibliobicicletas: Cargo Bikes Turned Libraries

They come in all shapes and sizes. Some are associated with public libraries or schools, others with community efforts or local book shops. All have one goal: bring the books to the people!Whether they’re called Book Bikes, Library on Wheels, Bibliobicicletas, or another variation on the theme, here is a selection of cargo bikes dedicated […]

Donky Bike

Donky Bike

The Donky Bike is a not a new cargo bike – it’s been around for a while, since almost 2006. It could be arguable one of the earliest and, at the time, most innovative cargo bikes.   What is appealing about the Donky Bike? Its symmetry, its simplicity, and its rideability. Good for anyone looking […]

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Halloween at Nimble Scooters

Halloween at Nimble Scooters

This Halloween, Nimble Scooters is making trick-or-treating even easier and funner for you than last year. Check out their Black and Orange combination Nimble Cargo Scooter, decked out with the light and bell – the perfect means of transportation for All Hallow’s eve! You can take your kids out and accompany them as they go […]

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Two Rivers Cider Bike

Two Rivers Cider Bike

Don’t call this a beer bike – it pours cider only. Built especially for Two Rivers Cider Cider Co, a Sacramento, California company, it can carry up to 2 full kegs or 4 pony kegs, as long as you can pedal it.  Vincent Sterne, owner and founder of Two Rivers, requested the bike be built […]

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Cargo Race: Disaster Relief Trials

Cargo Race: Disaster Relief Trials

A disaster relief drill in the form of a cargo bike competition, simulating a day 4 supply run. Your neighbors need help, do you have a cargo bike? This October in San Francisco an unusually well organized, thought out, and well-meaning race will be taking over the Presidio: Participants will be testing the effectiveness of […]

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Vélo Électrique

Vélo Électrique

The ultimate electric cargo trike. It will carry four small kids plus your groceries. And then it will help you get up a hill with a small motor. All this, and it’s still pretty affordable for its category of cargo bike, starting at under $2,500. The creator, Jeremy Davies, keeps the price low by using […]

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Fietsklik Crate and Klik

Fietsklik Crate and Klik

After a successful Kickstarter that raised close to $80K in May of 2014, Fietsklik is officially in business. You can buy their two main products, the Crate and the Klik, from their online store here. The Klik is the centerpiece: it is a platform to which all Fietsklik products attach, fitting on any standard rear […]

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