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Mountain vs City Bike?

What is the difference between a mountain bike and a classical city bike? I'm talking about the anatomy of the bike, of course.

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a city ike can't go the rough terrain in the woods  but a mountain bike can.

Amountain bike has a bigger,heavier frame and wider wheels and tires. It is more all purpose for city or off road travel

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Mountain-bikes have wider and thiker tires that enable them to pass difficult terrain, but also slow them down. Their body is rougher, which also means they are heavier than city-bikes = reduced speed and you use more energy to get them going... Some more sophisticated mountain-bikes have shock-observers and springs in their body, similar to 4x4 cars.

A hybrid is a mix between a mountain bike, and a road bike. Generally, they have mountain bike handlebars(straight, not curled down), fatter tires than road tires, mountain bike wheel sizes, and a more upright position compared to road bikes, and sometimes they have a small front suspension. They are more similar to road bikes in that they usually have closer to road bike gearing, lighter, and designed for a little more speed compared to a mountain bike. An XC mountain bike is a lightweight mountain bike, designed for longer trail use, uphill and downhill. It has a moderate front suspension, sometimes a rear suspension(for much more money, you probably don't need a rear suspension). They have straight handlebars, and either rim or disc(more $$$) brakes. They have gearing designed to cover almost all conditions, from the steepest of uphills, to fast paces descents.

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