|Biria Classic i3 (top) and Sport i3 (bottom). All photos courtesy: www.biria.com|
These 3-speeds from Biria's CitiClassic series go for about $615.
Biria is... different. Biria produced the only shaft-driven bike that you will find on these pages. The flagship Biria model is the Easy Boarding, which looks like it's half bike, half scooter. And Biria puts out a road bike with 20" wheels.
A few years ago, however, Biria noticed that American cities were actually putting in bike lanes, so they produced a really nice, functional city bike, which Joseph wrote about here. The CitiClassics are basically the same model, but look at all that sleek nickel chrome. The CitiClassics come with fenders, chainguards, rear racks, and internal gear hubs.
Here are the specs for the Sport i3: