What Are the Features of Surrey Bikes?


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The main distinguishing feature of Surrey bikes is that they have four wheels. Exclusively produced by the International Surrey Company of La Marque, Texas, Surrey bicycles feature seating for two people, four people or six people. The design of Surrey bicycles is unique, combining the style of the past and the innovation of the future. For example, the Surrey Deluxe is a model that is reminiscent of automobiles from the early 20th century in its design.

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As of 2015, Surrey bicycles feature the option of an electric pedal-assist Hitch Hiker and Easy 7 Speed Gearing Package. Other features of Surrey cycles include reinforced bottom bracket shells to reduce the stress of constant pedaling, gusseted rear stays to increase strength and longevity (available on the Deluxe model), exclusive triple tube reinforced backrests and gussets that surpass industry standards. The Surrey Deluxe also offers patented dual handle bars for the child seat, child seat safety straps and passenger side handle bars in the front seat. Standard features on the Deluxe model are aluminum alloy rims, heavy gauge stainless steel spokes and Italian-style, single-speed sealed bearing hubs with drum brakes.

Originally, the International Surrey Company designed its two-person, four-person and six-person cycles for its affiliated rental company Beach Bike Rental, which rents its fleet of 200 cycles on Seawall Boulevard in Galveston, Texas.

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