Summer is the perfect excuse to cop a new bike and cruise around the city. It's better than riding the subway and even works for a few cheap dates. Finding the right bike can be time consuming if you're not sure what you're looking for. If you're after a comfortable ride that's easy in the streets - you should check out our list of 10 Commuter Bikes For Under $1000. These are hybrids between Road and Mountain bikes. Lightweight frames, semi-thick tires and a smooth ride to take you wherever you want to go. Bikes are cool again, dude. Check out the best commuters for under a Grip.