Though most of our customers are looking for family bikes with electric assists, we also help a lot of people who want a bike with no electric assist. Customers who live in flatter places, just really like to have to pedal hard or have very small children, can and do well on a regular family
The Bullitt is one of our most popular bikes. Customers love how well it rides while carrying the most precious cargo. We love a Bullitt! So we’re excited to announce that we’ll be adding a new Bullitt option to our test ride fleet starting in February. The Bullitt Shimano eSTePS features a fully-integrated mid-drive electric
Vie is a nimble business. We are constantly learning new things, what works and which assumptions are wrong. We listen hard to what we hear from our customers, and adjust our practices accordingly. We’ve been fortunate to serve so many wonderful families around the Bay Area, who have generously shared their feedback on what they
This is the second in a series of posts about bike fit. Check out our post about shorter riders here. Whether you’re closer to the ground or sky as you walk this world, you deserve a bike that really fits you. So we’ve asked two people to share their perspectives on how the bikes Vie
The Ohlone Greenway stretches from El Cerrito through Albany and into Berkeley connecting green spaces, gardens, family friendly restaurants and interactive vistas certain to entertain kiddos from newborn to toddler and beyond. From El Cerrito Plaza/BART, pick up the Greenway and ride through to Gilman where you can stop off for good eats (and a beer) at the bike-friendly
Bike fit is just as important as shoe or pants fit. It may look good on the rack, but if it doesn’t fit our bodies, it’s unfortunately not going to be very fun to use. Most bikes are designed with folks in the 5’6-6’2″ range in mind. But the average height of women in the
We’re excited to be adding the Bike Friday Haul a Day to our fleet. We’ll be posting lots of information about this awesome bike on our site soon, but in the meantime, enjoy some photos of our build. Want to test ride the Haul a Day? Click here to book a time. The Haul a Day
We launched Vie Bikes in order to make it as easy as possible for families to get rolling. We see ourselves as being in the business of removing barriers standing between people and bikes. To that end, we are excited to announce a new option when you purchase from Vie Bikes: We have partnered with Affirm to give
You may have seen a striking new green bike out on the streets recently. The Spicy Curry has drawn a lot of interest around the Bay Area, particularly in the hilly areas. We’ve had the bike in stock for about a month now, and it’s gotten near constant test rides and a lot of sales.
Does it get more East Bay than this trip? I love how easy it is to swoop around, getting so much done but feeling relaxed and confident that I’m getting everything done and actually enjoying myself. This is why we moved to the East Bay. -Karl Feels: Greenways and bike boulevards, from books to bok choi.