Tern Link P7i

Jun 1, 2012
Outside Magazine
Link P7i

Link P7i    Photo: Inga Hendrickson

Folding bikes tend to excel at either folding or riding. The Link nails both. Its hinges are seamless and sturdy, and the fold-down process is so intuitive that you can do it in less time than it takes to say “Hold that bus!” Yet, once you’re pedaling, “that funny little bike is darn efficient,” as one tester put it. That’s because the Link uses high-quality cycling-industry spec, including a seven-speed Shimano Nexus hub and tough Schwalbe tires. Warning: watch your back when lifting—the heft of the heavy-duty aluminum frame belies its diminutive size. 31 lbs