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Discover the Birdy Bike: A Comprehensive Review by Ron from Momentum Mag

Check out the latest review on Birdy Bike by Ron Johnson from Momentum Mag!

Birdy Bike is a cool new folding bike from Pacific Cycles, born from the design genius of German engineers Riese & Müller. Now in its third generation, the Birdy bike continues to impress.

Versatility and Comfort

The Birdy is a highly versatile folding bike. Its adjustable seat posts and front handlebar allow you to choose between a more leisurely upright position or a sporty road bike stance. This adjustability makes it easy to accommodate riders of all sizes.

High-Quality Components

The Birdy City is equipped with high-quality parts from renowned brands like Shimano. It features a Shimano Freewheel, Sora Derailleur and Shifter, and 160mm Mechanical Disc Brakes. When parts wear out, you can easily replace or upgrade them at local bike shops, ensuring long-term performance and convenience.

Speed and Suspension

You can go fast with the Birdy bike, thanks to its efficient design. The front and rear PU suspension not only provide a smooth ride but also serve as pivot points for its folding mechanism. The innovative trifold design allows both wheels to fold under the main frame, making the bike incredibly compact. With practice, you can achieve a world-record folding time of just 4.9 seconds! This compactness is perfect for storage in tight spaces or transport in your car trunk.

Durability and Strength

The Birdy bike boasts a triangular frame with no breaks on the main frame, enhancing its strength, durability, and comfort. This solid construction ensures a reliable ride, even on challenging terrains.

Thoughtfully Designed Accessories

Birdy bikes are designed to enhance your entire riding experience with a range of thoughtfully crafted accessories. From handlebar bags with GPS pockets to saddle bags with elastic straps for water bottles, and even a travel case for stress-free flying, every detail is considered to ensure seamless adventures. Ride with joy and explore the world knowing Birdy has your back every step of the way.

As Rob from Momentum Mag puts it, "Birdy is comfortable to ride, easy to use, and flexible in terms of how you want to use it."

Experience the Birdy difference for yourself and discover why it's the perfect companion for urban commuting, leisurely rides, and adventurous journeys.


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As the sun peeked over the horizon, casting a golden hue across the landscape, I found myself ready to embark on a journey filled with excitement and adventure. With a quick check of my gear and a final adjustment of my helmet, I set off on my Birdy City, feeling the thrill of the open road beneath me.  Birdy was more than just a mode of transportation – it was a statement piece, reflecting my personality and sense of adventure.


Birdy City 9 Speed

BIRDY City brings you all the flexibility, comfort and style that BIRDY bikes have become famous for. 

Pared down, the Birdy comes in under 11 kg.  You can fold or unfold it in 15 seconds. The frame is absolutely solid. The cleverly designed aluminium frame has no hinges to weaken it.  It's small enough to pack and check-in to a suitcase. Fly to every city with a Birdy and you are ready to tour every corner of the city freely.

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