R16
R16
R16
R16
Public Bikes

R16

Regular price $800.00 Sale price $599.95 Save $200.05

53314


5 in stock
This item is available for FREE Ground Shipping (Continental US). Assembly is required. We also offer FREE Home Delivery in the Greater Bay Area and Sacramento Region.

The PUBLIC R16 flat bar road bike features everything you love about our popular R24 road bikes - the walk-up-apartment-friendly lightweight chromoly frame, nimble street tires, and a versatile range of 16 speeds to power you through all kinds of adventure. Combining these features with a high performance design and a modern commuter-friendly flat bar cockpit, this bike is ideal for upright riding in tough city traffic.

The new PUBLIC R16 offers our lightest chromoly frame and boasts a wider gearing range of 16 speeds and rapid-fire trigger shifters for quick and effortless shifting. Spec changes from the previous model include updated minimalist graphics, puncture-resistant tan wall tires, a sportier cockpit with commuter-tested riser handlebars accommodated by the new PUBLIC Premium City Grips with alloy clamps.

This bike is perfect for both men and women who want a high-performance road bike but prefer the comfort of a flat handlebar. Like other PUBLIC road bikes, the R16 Flat Bar is built with dual bottle cage mounts, and front and rear mounts, perfect for the PUBLIC Rear Rack and Porteur Front Rack.


the quick-release wheels make it especially easy to attach to a roof rack or load inside a car for those rides outside of town. Narrow 32mm commuter tires offer nimbler handling than some of out other models, with plenty of shock absorption for rough city streets. Removal sleek matching fender keep your jeans clean on wet streets without compromising your performance or style.

We make buying online unbelievably easy, with our unique Ready to Ride shipping option the delivers a 99% assembled bike right to your doorstep, carefully tuned and packed by our trained technicians in Marin County, California. And our Love at First Ride Guarantee ensures you'll love your bike, or we'll take it back. You having nothing to lose except traffic jams, missed trains, and surge pricing.