Ben’s Cycle Reviews: Powerful, Purposeful NiteRider, Cateye Front Lights

Ben's Cycle publishes reviews on bicycle products to help customers make informed decisions.

road.cc really liked the NiteRider Lumina Micro 350 and the Cateye Volt 1600 in two reviews recently.

Both front lights will light your way on dark streets and allow you to be seen by oncoming traffic. But the two are very differently-powered lights! Continue Reading →

How Do You Overcome Barriers to Bike Commuting?

Bike commuting is a safe, healthy, and money-saving way to get to work.

Commuting to work by bicycle is becoming a popular transportation tool. Although there are many excuses not to ride: distance, temperature, traffic, lack of equipment, all of those excuses can Continue Reading →

Here’s Why Businesses Should Become Biggest Cycling Advocates

Six Reasons Why Businesses Want Bike Lanes A recent study by theTransportation Research Board of the National Academies found that bike lanes and bicycle parking act as catalysts for local Continue Reading →

Protected Bike Lanes Increase Riders in Cities

City’s Segregated Bike Lanes Give Riders Fast Commute Cyclists in Munich could enjoy a safer, faster commute thanks to plans to build new ‘bike Autobahns’ across the city – a Continue Reading →

Keep Commuting by Bicycle for Health and Happiness!

Upright Bikes Can Be a Lot More Comfortable There’s no law that says you need to get a drop bar road bike. Many people ride our Orange One single speed, Continue Reading →

Ben’s Now Stocks High-Quality North St. Panniers and Backpacks

Ben’s Cycle is pleased to announce it is now stocking the handmade, high-quality pannier and backpacks from North St. Bags in the shop and online at benscycle.com. Based in Portland, Continue Reading →