The 7-speed touring bike with backpedal brake is from the brands Schauff or Kalkhoff. The Schauff company has been manufacturing quality bikes in Remagen/Rhine since 1945, while the Kalkhoff company has been building quality bikes since 1919.
Gear system and brakes
This touring bike is suitable for all road surfaces. It features a 7-speed gear hub. A Shimano front and a backpedal brake ensure safe braking.
In the frame shape of this bike, the top tube runs almost horizontally. The so-called diamond frame is characterized by high stability and is suitable for sporty riding styles. The seating position is slightly tilted forward and stretched.
The bike has a comfortable gel saddle or a saddle equipped with Slow Fit Foam. Furthermore, this touring bike has a quick release. This allows you to quickly adjust the saddle of your rental bike to the seating position that suits you without tools.
This rental bike is equipped with a Schwalbe Marathon Plus tire. With this so-called "unplattable" tire, the puncture protection is incorporated into the casing with a 5 mm thick insert made of high-quality and resilient materials. For this reason, these tires are much more resilient and offer increased protection against a puncture.
The pictures shown are for reference only, the actual rental bike may differ.