Buffalo Bike

World Bicycle Relief

The Buffalo bike aims to provide entrepreneurs, farmers, students, and more in rural Africa with the ability to transport heavy loads over long distances over rugged terrain. These bicycles are compatible with locally available spare parts, allowing for proper maintenance to continue its lifetime.

Product description

The Buffalo bike aims to provide entrepreneurs, farmers, students, and more in rural Africa with the ability to transport heavy loads over long distances over rugged terrain. These bicycles are compatible with locally available spare parts, allowing for proper maintenance to continue its lifetime.

Target region(s)
Distributors/implementing organizations
Market suggested retail price
Competitive landscape

Competing options would include existing local bike manufacturers and distributors with presence in the region, such as California Bike, Mellowcabs, Bandha bikes, etc. In addition, options such as commute by foot or bus would present competition.

SDG targeted

Goal #11: Sustaianable cities and communities

Target user(s)

African organizations, businesses, and individuals seeking a sturdy bicycle as an additional option to transportation, including those seeking to gain income through provision of transportation services.

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