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Giant Simple Single
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Giant Simple Single

2018

Product Rating
 
4.5 stars
 (11 Reviews)
 

Product Details

2018 Giant Simple Single

Cruise control.

Hop on this classic cruiser and feel the stress fade away. Laid back, smooth and always in style.

With its beach cruiser DNA and its city bike comforts, Simple is at home on any road or path. Beneath the laid-back looks is a smart design with modern features including a lightweight aluminum frame and easy gearing options. And the comfy balloon tires, plush saddle, and stable upright rider positioning help give Simple its casual, worry-free ride quality.

- ALUXX-grade butted aluminum frame
- Kickstand and rustproof chain
- Single-speed pedaling and coaster brake simplicity

 
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    Option Barcode Manufacturer's Part Number
    Black/Grey 04712878229280 81022210
    Blue/Dark Blue Fade 04712878229327 81022230
    Grey/Orange 04712878229303 81022220
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    4.5 stars

    (based on 11 reviews)

    90%

    of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

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    Pros

    • Lightweight  (7)
    • Stylish  (5)
    • Durable  (4)
    • Comfortable  (3)
    • Smooth Ride  (3)

    Cons

    • Rough Ride 
    • Flimsy Components 
    • Heavy 
    • Weak coaster brake 
    • Had to add fenders 

    Best Uses

    • Leisurely Rides  (5)
    • Street Riding  (3)
    • Uneven Surfaces  (2)
    • Commuting/City 
    • Road Biking 

    Reviewed by 11 customers

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    5.0

    Best Way Around Town!

    By John

    from Massapequa Park, NY

    About Me Intermediate

    Pros

    • Packs Well
    • Durable
    • Comfortable
    • Lightweight

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Comfort

      Comments:

      Purchased June 2015 Very comfortable ride. I use is for short errands, to the store and back.ride I purchased rear bike rack and bags, it make shopping easy. I live on the South shore of long island and ride the bike ride to the beach. It's a great way to keep in shape, and enjoy the fresh air. Don't let the bike shop talk you into all the gears. Keep it simple! The simple one speed is the way to go! I plan on buying another to leave at my place in Florida; to enjoy the riding all year long.

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      5.0

      '13 Simple Single is awesome

      By SuperJJ1

      from Port Aransas, TX

      About Me Casual/ Recreational

      Pros

      • Durable
      • Lightweight
      • Versatile

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Commuting/City
        • Road Biking

        Comments:

        Just got my '13 Simple Single black/black cruiser and i am totally impressed. It is ridiculously lightweight for such a thick, solidly constructed bicycle. the lines and sleek graphics remind me of the batmobile. This is my first Giant bicycle, though i have wanted one for years. The way the bike is constructed it will probably be my last. What I paid for the bicycle seemed crazy even to me, but after riding it for the first time it was easily worth the investment.

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        5.0

        Very smooth and easy to ride. Very nice!

        By john

        from Seminole texas

        About Me Casual/ Recreational

        Pros

        • Durable
        • Versatile
        • Lightweight

        Cons

          Best Uses

            Comments:

            If you plan on just casually riding around then this bike is the bike for you. Very smooth and just a pleasure to ride. The gears make a world of difference. The 26 inch wheels coupled with fat tires make for a smooth ride. I use it to ride around the neighborhood with my kids and it's perfect. This cruiser bike is just that.....if you plan on just " cruising" around,invest in this bike. I don't regret it at all. Very pleased.

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            5.0

            excellent and very smooth bike

            By SONNY D

            from covington LA

            About Me

            Comments:

            pricing is excellent for the simple by giant i am thinking about getting another one for my dad its a great buy love it

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            5.0

            Just needed a simple bike

            By Rufus

            from broomfield, colorado

            About Me Casual/ Recreational

            Pros

              Cons

              • Had to add fenders

              Best Uses

              • Riding trips anything

              Comments:

              I wanted a simple bike. No pun. I was bmx 86-98 didn't knot about giant love the style and rides great

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              5.0

              Great cruiser

              By Woody

              from Racine, Wi

              About Me Casual/ Recreational

              Pros

              • Durable
              • Comfortable
              • Stylish
              • Lightweight

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Light Trails
                • Commuting
                • Street Riding

                Comments:

                I use my single for a 1 mile commute and to ride with the kids. It's not going to get you anywhere fast but it's a smooth, quiet, effortless ride.

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                5.0

                This is one very slick cruiser

                By Rossco

                from Fort Lauderdale, FL

                About Me Casual Cyclist

                Pros

                • Lightweight
                • Comfortable
                • Stylish

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Street Riding
                  • Leisurely Rides

                  Comments:

                  If its about looks then this bike has it. clean and cool on the eye and comfortable and smooth to ride, one test ride at the shop and into the trunk it goes. You can't go wrong with this cruiser.

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                  5.0

                  nice bike

                  By andrew

                  from santa cruz, ca

                  About Me Casual Cyclist

                  Pros

                  • Smooth Ride
                  • Good Components
                  • Lightweight
                  • Stylish

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Leisurely Rides

                    Comments:

                    best bike you can get for the money. three pice crank, very light weight. great color sceme. i got the black one with red rims.

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                    (2 of 5 customers found this review helpful)

                     
                    1.0

                    Less than satisfying

                    By ScottieDog

                    from West Palm Beach, FL

                    About Me Casual Cyclist

                    Pros

                    • Comfortable seating
                    • Stylish

                    Cons

                    • Flimsy Components
                    • Rough Ride
                    • Weak coaster brake

                    Best Uses

                    • Leisurely Rides

                    Comments:

                    I've had this bicycle for almost 6 months now and can safely say that I'm sorry that I didn't purchase a similar (but better) Electra Coaster model. This bike had to be adjusted three times to eliminate the slippage of it's chain, the ride is still inferior to my friends $120 [...]-bought Schwinn. Giant might make some good bikes at higher price points but not in the Simple Single.

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                    (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                     
                    4.0

                    Fun Beach Cruiser

                    By KC

                    from Dauphin Island, AL

                    About Me Casual Cyclist

                    Pros

                    • Stable Balance
                    • Lightweight
                    • Smooth Ride

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Leisurely Rides
                      • Uneven Surfaces

                      Comments:

                      Rented these bikes last summer on Dauphin Island. This is a great flat surface cruiser. We had lots of nice casual rides on them. The aluminum frame coaster version is surprisingly light and may hold up better in the salt air. We are purchasing for our get away house down there so we will see.

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