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Pedelecs, also known as e-bikes or power-assisted cycles, are normal bikes fitted with a battery powering a motor, which will assist your own pedalling efforts up 15.5mph. As their popularity has grown, so has market in the UK and with that, the different options that can now be purchased. Crank/mid-drive vs hub motor, folding electric bikes for easy storage, smaller wheels for manoeuvrability round town or e-MTBs for trails at the weekend? If you’re looking to find the answers to those questions and more, you’ll find more information in our guides and on our forum.
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Evans Cycles have revisited Sir Ridley Scott's iconic 1973 TV ad to demonstrate the hill-climbing power of the electric bike to today's audience.
Carl Barlow, now a retired firefighter, starred as the young baker's boy struggling to push his bread-laden bike up the famous cobbled street to 'the top of the world' 44 years ago.
The Hovis boy described his recent ascent on a Pinnacle pedelec as "gliding up the hill, first go."Read more