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Ford GoBike Ramps Up Ebikes
Top Stories
Thursday, December 13, 2018

Ford GoBike is growing its ebike fleet to more than 1,400 of the pedal-assist cycles, introducing 500 of them at a launch event and ride along on Friday, December 14, 2018, in Oakland, with Oakland Mayor and MTC Commissioner Libby Schaaf leading the charge. 

(Ford Go)Bike to the Ballot Box — For Free
Top Stories
Tuesday, October 30, 2018

For the first time ever, the Bay Area’s Ford GoBike network — and related bike share systems in eight other cities — will  provide free rides on Election Day, Nov. 6 in an effort to increase civic participation and reduce barriers to voting.

Ford GoBike Is a Model for Equitable Bike Share Access in the US, Thanks to Community Engagement
Top Stories
Friday, September 28, 2018

New data shows 20 percent of Ford GoBike memberships are discounted “Bike Share for All” memberships for low-income riders, among the largest share of any bike share system in the country. 

New Self-Locking Bikes Expand Bike Share to North San José, No Docks Needed
News Release
Friday, June 1, 2018

Beginning June 13, North San José residents and employees will have easier access to Ford GoBike’s bike share system.

BART Partners with Ford GoBike for Bike to Work Month
Top Stories
Monday, April 30, 2018

May is Bike to Work Month and to celebrate, BART is partnering with Ford GoBike to offer riders FREE one-month Ford GoBike memberships.

Motivate Adds New Pedal-Assist Ebikes to Ford GoBike System in San Francisco
Top Stories
Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Today, Ford GoBike is giving riders a new way to power up hills and ride for longer distances by adding pedal-assist ebikes to the bike share network in San Francisco.

Motivate Announces e-Bike Pilot Program to Launch in San Francisco in April 2018
Top Stories
Monday, January 8, 2018

Motivate International, the operator of the Bay Area’s regional bike share system, announced today it will add e-Bikes to its fleet, beginning with 250 e-Bikes in San Francisco this April.

Ford GoBike Announces Innovative Miles-for-Miles Partnership with Alaska Airlines, Celebrates Expansion in San Jose
Top Stories
Thursday, October 26, 2017

Adapted from a release by Ford GoBike

Ford GoBike on Fast Track for Equity, Inclusion as "Bike Share For All" Hits 500-Member Mark
Top Stories
Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Ford GoBike announces that it has attracted 500 low-income members so far thanks to its ambitious social equity initiative, called “Bike Share For All." The program is designed to help both eliminate financial barriers to bike sharing for low-income riders and expand availability.

Ford GoBike Brings Bike Share to the East Bay for the First Time
Top Stories
Tuesday, July 11, 2017

Today officials from Oakland, Berkeley and Emeryville were joined by the Metropolitan Transportation Commission, global bike share leader Motivate, Ford Motor Company and community members to celeb

Documents

Bike Share in 2018
Bikeshare_in_2018_MTC[1].pdf (343.31 KB)
MTC Operational Statistics: January 2019
MTC_operational_stats_1-19.pdf (266.79 KB)
MTC Operational Statistics: September 2018
MTC_operational_stats_9-18.pdf (261.7 KB)
Ford GoBike East Bay Launch Fact Sheet
Ford_GoBike_East_Bay_Launch_Fact_Sheet.pdf (56.29 KB)
Ford GoBike Fact Sheet
Ford_GoBike_fact_sheet.pdf (121.98 KB)

Media

Bike to Work Every Day on Ford GoBike
Video
Tuesday, May 14, 2019

Bike to Work Day officially happens just once a year. Ford GoBike has made it possible to do every day. Think about it. You don't have to lug your personal bike on mass transit.

Ford GoBike Ebike Expansion
Video
Thursday, December 20, 2018

Ford GoBike is expanding its ebike fleet, called GoBike Plus, to the East Bay — in Oakland, Emeryville and Berkeley — and to San Jose in the South Bay.

Ford GoBike East Bay Launch Event
Ford GoBike East Bay Ebike Launch Event
Photo Gallery
Friday, December 14, 2018

As part of a regional push to expand its ebike fleet, Ford GoBike is introducing more than 500 new pedal-assist cycles to its bike share network in the East Bay cities of Berkeley, Oakland and Emer

Ford GoBike Plus Launch
Ford GoBike Plus Launch
Photo Gallery
Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Today, Ford GoBike is giving riders a new way to power up hills and ride for longer distances by adding pedal-assist ebikes to the bike share network in San Francisco.

San Jose Mayor and MTC Commissioner Sam Liccardo
San Jose Mayor and MTC Commissioner Sam Liccardo Announces Ford GoBike Expansion
Photo Gallery
Thursday, October 26, 2017

San Jose Mayor and MTC Commissioner Sam Liccardo Announces Ford GoBike Expansion

Ford GoBike Launches
Video
Thursday, June 29, 2017

The Bay Area now has the second-largest bike share program in the United States. MTC has teamed up the largest bike share operator in the world, Motivate, with sponsors Ford and Alaska Airlines.

Ford GoBike Launch
Photo Gallery
Wednesday, June 28, 2017
Ford GoBike bicycles
Bay Area Bike Share Press Conference, September 9, 2016
Photo Gallery
Friday, September 9, 2016

MTC, Motivate and Ford Motor Co. on Sept.