SANTA CRUZ, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Blix Bikes, a leader in innovative and stylish electric bikes introduces the Sol, its new smart and stylishly designed cruiser for a comfortable ride along the boardwalk, to the office or around town. Sol means “the sun” in Swedish and this newest e-bike brings a Scandinavian minimalist design to the nostalgic, upright cruiser.
Designed for the electric bike enthusiast who craves some fun or is just returning to riding, the Sol features 27.5” wheels, wider swept-back handlebars and a wide seat for laid-back, relaxed riding. “We designed the Sol with the perfect combination of style and e-bike technology to make it accessible for every level of rider,” said Blix founder and CEO Pontus Malmberg. “With an emphasis on comfort, the Sol makes every ride feel like a day at the beach.”
In addition to its European-influenced style and innovative Blix e-bike technology, the Sol includes the following:
- Ultra step-through frame with a low entry point for every type of rider.
- Smooth, quiet ride with a 350W rear-hub motor and upgradable battery system.
- 7-speed shifting, disc brake equipped
- 20 mph Class 2-pedal assist with throttle option including 4 levels of assist available to tune the ride.
- Available in Charcoal and Sky Blue
- Accessories available include fenders and racks
- $1,599 MSRP
- Pre-orders in July; in bike shops and online in August.
Leading the e-Bike Revolution
Blending classic design and modern technology, Blix designs and manufactures stylish and high-performing electric bicycles for everyday living. The battery can be charged on or off the bike and with one touch of a button the electric assistance expands the capabilities for commuters and leisure cyclists. Select Blix models come with additional features such as built-in front and rear LED safety lights, comfortable grips and seats, a kickstand and fenders, front basket, rear rack and a built-in bike bell.
Founded in Santa Cruz, Blix Bikes offers seven, innovative models including commuters, cruisers, and electric folding bikes, with over 100 dealers in North America and an e-commerce site. Every Blix e-bike is made with user-friendly features as an alternative mode of transportation and recreation.