A brand that is the brain child of bicycle enthusiast from the Indian Institute of Technology Madras, is gaining popularity in the market for affordable bicycles with impressive aesthetics. We got the opportunity to check out the Bike Ark BaeArk. Read on for our thoughts.
Weight: 12.5 kgs
Frame - The Bike Ark BaeArk is made using a sleek Steel frame, with a low step through frame design Though traditionally Steel is associated with being heavy, these bicycles are designed to be light. Additionally, a Steel frame means durability and strength. This bicycle is available in a single standard frame size.
Fork - The Bike Ark BaeArk has a rigid Steel fork.
Drivetrain - The Bike Ark BaeArk is a single-speed bicycle which is ideal for no-fuss usage for commutes/ leisure rides within a city.
Braking - The Bike Ark BaeArk has Alloy V-Brakes at the front and rear. The braking was responsive,stable and safe. The brake levers are easy to use and require two-three fingers to operate.
Tires - The Bike Ark BaeArk rolls on a pair of 26” tires that are well treaded, thus ensuring added balance, superior grip and enhanced safety.
Other Features - Broad well-cushioned Saddle, Comfortable bar grips, Mudguards, Rear Carrier, Chain Guard.
Colours - This bicycle is available in two colour options – Yellow and Pink.
The Bike Ark BaeArk has a Steel frame that is sturdy and durable. The frame geometry ensures a comfortable riding position that is upright and open-chested. The broad and well treaded tires ensure superior control, balance and safety. To add to the basic features, this bicycle comes with additional features like mudguards that make it extremely worth the money spent. The Bike Ark BaeArk is priced at Rs. 6,999 (as on 6th September 2019) and is an ideal bicycle for women looking for an affordable, stylish bicycle for leisure rides/ city commutes.
Prices and Specifications/Components are subject to change by the brand, without due notice.
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