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Electric Bike Updates

Brompton folding bike

F1 company takes Electric Brompton forward

UK folding bike-maker, Brompton, have teamed up with Williams Advanced Engineering "to help to develop a new, exciting bicycle".

The company have said: "Brompton Bicycle is always looking at ways of enhancing city travel. Brompton sees huge potential in the electric pedal assist bicycle as a means to do this." Williams Advanced Engineering, part of the Formula One Williams Group, are tasked with working alongside Brompton to electrify the 16 inch

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Stromer ST1 electric bike

Stromer appoints Bikes GB as UK distributor

Swiss e-bike brand, Stromer, is expanding into the UK market by appointing Bikes GB as sole importer. Describing the UK market as 'in its infancy,'... Read more

Heather on her new electric bike

Hills & keeping up with my son: buying my first e-bike

Heather Rawe, who lives in Newcastle, shares her story of how she narrowed down the wide choice of electric bikes on sale to purchase her... Read more

E-Bikes Direct E-Walkies

Fitness boost saves A&E nurse £40 a week

It is not just A&E nurse Carole Nicholas who thinks her e-bike is wonderful - her dog loves it too. Carole is one of the... Read more

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E-Bikes Direct partner with Halfords’ Marketplace

E-Bikes Direct, retailer of electric bikes since 2005, has been chosen as one of Halfords’ first approved partners for its new online Marketplace. The Marketplace... Read more

Lumos front headlight

Lumos launch 'smart' cycle helmet

A new cycle safety helmet with integrated lights showing turning signals and brake lights, as well as a white 'headlight' at the front, has more... Read more

A-Bike Electric

A-Bike Electric launches on Kickstarter

A London-based team behind Sir Clive Sinclair have this month launched what they say is the “lightest and most compact” electric bike on the market.... Read more

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Latest Electric Bike Reviews

blueLABEL Charger Review

blueLABEL Charger Nuvinci Belt Drive Review

Having recently tested the Pony from Riese and Muller's premium blueLABEL brand, we also had an opportunity to put the Charger Nuvinci with belt drive through its paces   blueLABEL blueLABEL is a separate marketing identity from Germany's Riese & Muller premium bike manufacturer. Unlike the main R&M range which all have full suspension, blueLABEL bikes are only fitted with front suspension. They are distributed in the UK by AMPS.bike, based in Kent. We ... Read More

Big Bear e-bike group review

Group Review: Woosh Big Bear Low Step

What the manufacturer says: Big front drive, 36V 15A Samsung cell battery, 7-speed, Suntour NCX seat post, comfort steady ride. For riders 5ft4 and above.... Read more

Winglights review

CYCL Winglights Review

Launched successfully on Kickstarter towards the end of 2014 and now in full production, we test the WingLights bike indicators from CYCL, a budding trio... Read more

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blueLABEL Pony Nuvinci Belt Drive Review

From the stables of Riese and Muller, next up is our review of the blueLABEL Pony Nuvinci, with belt drive. A little bit about Riese... Read more


Powabyke Xplorer Review

An electric folding mountain bike? We review the Xplorer from Powabyke. A little bit about Powabyke Powabyke are one of the oldest electric bike importers... Read more

Obree Power e-bike review

A2B Obree Review

A2B Obree Review Next up in our series of e-bike reviews is the urban-styled A2B Obree electric bike. Introduction If you found this review and... Read more

Focus Thron e-bike group review

Group Review: Focus Thron Impulse (Premium)

Our review of the Focus Thron continues the series of e-bikes reviewed by members of the Pedelecs forum. What the manufacturer says: “With the E-MTBs... Read more

Heinzmann e-bike review

Group Review: Heinzmann PAN eTR

With people of all walks of life - and fitness levels - buying electric bikes, we thought it would be useful to conduct a group... Read more

KTM e-cross electric bike review

KTM eCross P Review

Here at Pedelecs we've put the latest Panasonic-equipped eCross P from KTM through its paces to tell you how it performs on multiple surfaces. Introduction... Read more

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NEC 2015
Leading e-bike brands take charge at The Cycle Show, NEC: 25th-27th September

Reflecting the surging growth of the electric bike market over the past few years, the Cycle Show will be hosting its biggest-ever electric bike village… Read more

Electrifying Cycles at Norfolk Motorhome Show: 24th-26th July

Cromer’s Electrifying Cycles will be attending Norfolk’s Motorhome Show, a new event, this July. Demonstrating their wide range of electric bikes, including Wisper, Momentum and… Read more

New bikes

Emu e-bike red
Emu Electric Bikes launch step-through and crossbar versions

A manufacturing company with a London base has tapped into the knowledge offered by seasoned electric bike experts, to produce an electric bike called the… Read more

Mando Footloose e-bike
Mando Footloose IM arrives in UK

Mando Corporation have announced the availability of its second generation chainless e-bike, the Mando Footloose IM, in the UK.

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