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Lyft’s electric Citi Bikes in New York will be offline until the fall

Lyft pulled 1,000 electric bikes from its Citi Bikes fleet in New York in March after some users were injured by a brake malfunction. Those pedal assist models won’t be returning until at least September, the company confirmed Tuesday. A Lyft spokesperson declined to give a timeline for other cities […]
Lyft’s electric Citi Bikes in New York will be offline until the fall
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Lyft pulls thousands of e-bikes from New York, Washington D.C. and San Francisco streets after some riders experience ‘stronger than expected braking’

Lyft has pulled thousands of electric pedal assist bikes from the streets of New York, Washington D.C. and San Francisco, the company said. Streetsblog New York reported the pedal-assisted bikes first began disappearing from the Citi Bike map in New York over the weekend. DC’s Capital Bikeshare and San Francisco’s […]
Lyft pulls thousands of e-bikes from New York, Washington D.C. and San Francisco streets after some riders experience ‘stronger than expected braking’
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A BMX Star Made Riding NYC’s Citi Bikes Look Awesome [VIDEO]

New York’s Citi Bikes are not made for fast or fancy riding. They’re heavy and clunky, which reduces the need for maintenance and reduces the temptation to weave dangerously through traffic. But Animal New York wanted to see what a top notch BMX rider can do with the bike share […]
A BMX Star Made Riding NYC’s Citi Bikes Look Awesome [VIDEO]