Loopwheels ($300+) give you that comfortable ride you’ve been looking for. If you have a folding commuter bike like a Dahon Mu Uno, which doesn’t come with its own suspension system, then you neeed to take a look at Loopwheels. These suspension wheels allow you take bumps, curbs, and potholes in comfort with reduced vibration. The Loopwheel doesn’t fit every bike. It’s a 20″ wheel with specific clearance requirements, so check out their Kickstarter page to see if your bike is an option.
The guys who make the Mini Cooper have created a folding bike and it looks pretty cool. The 24 pound Mini Foldable Bike ($548) has an eight-speed shifter and 20-inch wheels with Schwalbe tires. The tires are completely slick so you may want to trade them in for tires that have some off-road capabilities. The […]