Lyft-owned Citi Bike is pulling its electric bikes off the streets after brake complaints, continuing a tough week for the company (LYFT)
Sunday, 14 April 2019 (
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· Citi Bike, which is owned by Lyft, has removed its electric pedal-assisted bikes from circulation following reports of overly powerful brakes.
· Streetsblog New York reported the pedal-assisted bikes first began disappearing from the Citi Bike map over the weekend.
· DC's Capital Bikeshare and San Francisco's Ford ...
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Gizmodo reports that Lyft is pulling its recently acquired network of e-bikes form three major cities. The decision comes after reports of problematic braking, that in some cases resulted in injuries to the rider. A Citi Bike spokesperson told Gizmodo in a statement; "After a small number of reports... Lyft Pulls E-Bikes Amid Accident Reports 00:43
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