Bike Friday’s “New World Tourist” has been rolling off the production line for more than 30 years, and taking folks on adventures all around the world. Did you know that this sturdy steed has undergone several quite recent transformations that enhance performance and make it more fun to ride than ever?
The New Electric New World Tourist (NEWT) sports Bike Friday’s e-assist system that will extend your range and boost your ride. E-assist kit adds only 11 lbs and is disc brake compatible.
In addition to this electrifying news, we have also:
Introduced the “button” stem system that provides a stiffer feel and improved integration along with converting the headtube and headset to industry standard 1-1/8″ threadless.
Changed the fork to a straight blade design, saving weight without compromising strength.
Allowed for a larger tire clearance, up to 2″ with disc brakes.
Check out the New World Tourist: