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Latest News & Features

Ford Smart Mobility Plan Expanded at Mobile World Congress with

Ford unveils e-bike prototypes

Ford has announced that it is the latest car manufacturer to venture into the world of e-bike prototypes. Ford’s ‘Smart Mobility Plan’ used the stage at Barcelona’s Mobile World Congress this week to showcase its move into electric bikes. The designs unveiled are part of exploring the use of e-bikes, alongside cars and public transport, to aid easier urban commutes, say Ford. Both... Read more

Electric bike law

DFT updates e-bike law

The Department for Transport recently updated the UK electric bike regulations in the form of the “Electrically Assisted Pedal Cycles (Amendment) Regulations 2015”, effective from... Read more

DFT electric bike law update

‘Twist and gos’ to require type approval, but not helmets, insurance or tax

IVS (International Vehicle Standards), the DFT division responsible for vehicle safety, has today confirmed that although ‘twist and gos’ – electric bikes capable of being... Read more

Corbetts longest electric bike journey

Australian couple set their sights on longest e-bike journey

Australian husband and wife team, Gary and Rachel Corbett, are aiming to set a new world record for the longest electric bike journey ever recorded.... Read more

Batribike electric bike team

Interview with Batribike

Sue Coulson, of Batribike, talks to Pedelecs about the company’s family business roots, the motivation that drives the business forward and what 2015 has in... Read more

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“E-bikes can replace cars and make people fitter” says new survey

E-bikes can replace cars and make people fitter is the positive conclusion confirmed by Cycling Made Easy’s 2014 customer survey. However, Ray Wookey, the firm’s... Read more

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Batribike and Oxygen team up to build e-bikes in Lincolnshire

Batribike and Oxygen have announced they've agreed a ‘business relationsip’ which enables them to produce 2 e-bike models in the UK for spring 2015. The... Read more

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Latest Electric Bike Reviews

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 you are completely new to electric bikes, then it might be worth reading our introductory articles first, our First Timers' section is here and our Buyers' Guides section is here. A little bit about A2B A2B have been producing e-bikes since 2003 and were acquired by Hero Eco in 2011... 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

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

Datatag UV Stealth Security Kit

Datatag UV Stealth Security Kit Review

We've been asked to review a security product from Datatag for bikes, which combines marking your bike for identification with database registration in the event... Read more

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Latest Events

London Bike Show - Electric bike event
London Bike Show returns to ExCel in February

The UK’s largest cycling show returns to London’s ExCel from 12 – 15 February. Now in its 5th year, last year’s show attracted 45,000 visitors… Read more

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NEC Cycle Show 2104, 26th-28th September

For the past two years, The Cycle Show at the NEC, Birmingham, has brought the masses the biggest electric bike selection in the UK –… Read more

Latest Releases

JuicyBike Lite Sport electric bike
Juicy launch Lite bikes

Peak District-based Juicy Bike are celebrating the start of the new year with the launch of their Lite range. The Classic Lite and the Sport… Read more

Raleigh Captus electric bike
Raleigh launch the Captus and Forge

Captus Available from stockists in January will be Raleigh’s latest two models. Retailing at £1750, the metallic grey Captus features Shimano Altus 9-speed gearing, Raleigh… Read more

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