Hybrid bikes offer versatility and comfort for riding on multiple types surfaces. You can ride hybrid bikes around the neighborhood, bike paths, road, or on unpaved trails.
Fitness bikes are another type of hybrid, geared more towards road riding. Fitness bikes feature lightweight frames and narrow tires for efficiency on pavement. They are designed for people who who want a light, high performance bike but don’t like the drop handlebar style and riding position of a regular road bike.
Hybrid bikes also make great commuter bikes as many have mounts built in to add cargo racks and fenders.