Taking out the old look but retaining its best elements - the balloon tires, relaxed seating poasition, timeless classic style, turning the heavy and klunky bike to a modernized one and naming it the Earth Crtuiser. Easier to ride, easier to pedal, more fun and more comfy ride and more durable too. With the new features of lightweight alloy rims with road-smoothing tread tires and memory foan saddles for that much comfort. This bike can also feature the rustproof, lightweight aluminum frame for the Earth Cruiser 3 and 1. Looking for a much enjoyable ride, look for the Earth Cruiser.