Baby Jogger City Select Double Stroller is an award-winning stroller with innovative features, Baby Jogger 2016 City Select can be transformed from a single stroller into a double stroller with an addition of a bassinet, car seat adapter or additional seat.
With the second seat, it has 16 different combinations of the seating arrangement. don’t get confused with the name it’s not a jogging one but an all terrain stroller for all kinds of surface.
Large seat & basket with huge canopy options makes this baby stroller perfect for urban life style, especially if you have twins or you are planning for a second child. So let’s discuss some more about this stroller in this review for the price.
Baby Jogger 2016 City Select Review
Wheels & Maneuverability
It rolls on four wheels with two lightweight 8″ wheels in the front and 12″ wheels in the back. They are filled with lightweight foam instead of air. The front wheels are swivel but can be locked straight in time for rougher terrain.
Seat & Canopy
The seat is quite large with 12″ wide and 21″ high from the back of the seat to the top of the canopy. You can extend the canopy more up to 3 inches at the top, so it is 24″ high from the back of the seat to the top of the canopy.
This product is enough to protect your child from harsh weather along with a peekaboo window for air circulation.
You can recline the seat with the help of lever situated in the side of the seat using your one hand & the seat is reversible so you can adjust the direction of the seat to see your child.
The seat can accommodate a child of 6 months and up to 45 lbs per seat. If you want to use it for a newborn, you will need to get a bassinet or car seat adapter.
Baby Jogger 2016 City Select Review single stroller can be convert into double one, you need to add a second seat (sold separately). There are 16 different seat combinations to fit your child’s needs. You can have the main seat and a car seat to choose the main seat and a pram or two seats on the product.
Handle, Safety & Fold
This product, for the price, has a telescoping handlebar options which can be easily pulled & goes from 38.5″ up to 41.5″ from the ground so it is very good for shorter & taller parents. It has a 5 point harness system with a central buckle to hold your child tight & safe.
The footrest is adjustable with 4 positions, so your baby can stretch his legs according to comfort. It has a hand brake that is located on the side of the handlebar which is very easy to operate & safe.
One this you may not like in this stroller it doesn’t stand on its own once folded and doesn’t have an automatic lock, so you will need to lock it manually.
To make it more compact, you should take the seat off the stroller. You can fold the stroller with both seats attached, but it will take up all of the space in your trunk and is much heavier to lift in time.
Height & Weight
- Stroller weight: 28 lbs (single), 34 lbs (double)
- Weight limit: 45 lbs per each seat
- Seat width: 11.5″
- Seat to canopy height: 27.5″
- Handle height: 38.5″ – 41.5″
- Rear wheels: 12″
- Front wheels: 8″
- Overall length: 43.5″ (single), 53″ (double)
- Overall width: 25.75″
- Folded dimensions: 42″L x 26″W x 12.5″H (with seat), 33″L x 26″W x 12.5″H (without seat)
It has a huge basket to store diaper bags & your baby’s other things. You can do your grocery shopping with this basket and fit a lot of product. There are two zippers on both the side to zipping & unzip to protect your valuables.
There is a medium size pocket option located on the back of the seat. You can use for small items like phone, keys, and wallet.
Material & Color
One thing is very important to mention, the fabric is good to clean with machine wash but it is not that much soft like other stroller’s seat padding options you can detached the seat from the frame for cleaning .
It comes in 4 colors with a silver frame on this price: onyx (black), ruby (red), quartz (beige), amethyst (purple). Recently, the brand has added two new colors you can search for with a black frame: black and silver.
Because of the double seat, car seat & bassinet option this stroller is very much compatible in the market, luxuries look, comfort, durability & lightweight make this stroller a perfect one for your urban life style. Just go through with this “Baby Jogger City Select Double Stroller” & give value to your money in time.
Baby Jogger City Select Double Stroller gives a lifetime warranty on the frame of the stroller and 1 year on small parts and fabric which I feel is very unusual as compared when you search to other strollers and their options to choose from.