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Electric bike site, Pedelecs, has all you need to know about electric bikes in the UK: news, guides, an e-bike search and buy tool, as well as details and reviews on the latest models. You can also search for electric bike dealers close to you and join our busy forum with over 260,000 posts offering tips and chat from both industry experts and enthusiasts. Read more about us…

Latest Electric Bike News & Features

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Norwegian e-bike use study: more trips, average distance doubles

The Institute of Transport Economics in Norway this month unveiled the results of its electric bike study, concluding that electric bikes dramatically increase cycle journeys, with women in particular making more cycling trips. "People travel twice as much on the electric bike, both in terms of kilometres, amount of trips, and as part of the total transportation," according to Aslak Fyhri of the Institute of Transport Economics. The experiment group... Read more

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Carbon e-bike seeks funding

Shanghai-based Holger and Cheri Hüttlin are the brains behind the latest electric bike showcasing on Indiegogo. The HÜTTLIN E-Roadster is described as ‘super lightweight’ at... Read more

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Orkney to host electric bike hire scheme

The Orkney Isles are soon to be home to an electric bike hiring scheme. The funding for the scheme will come from a share of... Read more

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Interview with CycloTricity: UK manufacturing, innovation and de-restriction

Pedelecs talks to Rami Akily of CycloTricity about his background, his e-bikes and his plans to extend UK manufacturing to other brands. Where did CycloTricity... Read more

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E-conomic boom: soaring sales turns 2015 into "year of the e-bike"

Matt Flanagan, managing director of E-Bikes Direct, talks to Pedelecs about the UK electric bike market in 2015 and why sales figures are surging ahead.... Read more

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Sinclair seeks funding for Babel e-bike

Crispin Sinclair this week launched his Babel Bike, which he claims to be the ‘world’s safest bicycle,’ on crowdfunding site, Indiegogo. Aiming to raise £50k... Read more

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Gadget Show bills ‘electric as 2015 transport buzzword’

Technology enthusiasts were attending Saturday’s Gadget Show in abundance when Pedelecs visited the show at the weekend. With the Gadget Show pronouncing ‘electric as the... Read more

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Latest Electric Bike Reviews

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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

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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

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JuicyBike at Belper Eco Festival: 30th & 31st May

JuicyBike electric bikes will be demonstrating their latest models at the Belper Goes Green event at the end of May. Acoustic entertainment, talks and workshops… Read more

Big Bike Revival
Big Bike Revival: Bradford bike rides 23rd May-7th June

As part of the CTC’s (National Cycling Charity) Big Bike Revival, Cycle-Re-Cycle in Bradford will be hosting a variety of bike related events from the… Read more

Latest Releases

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Italjet launch retro e-bike trio in UK

Italjet, Italian manufacturer of motorcycles since 1959, launched the UK arrival of their new electric bike range at this year’s Motorcycle Trade Expo. Italjet has… Read more

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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

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