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Dealer spotlight: 50cycles

In this interview, 50cycles tells Pedelecs about their history, Kalkhoff technology and announce their expansion plans for 2014. How did you start? 50cycles started back in 2003 when we launched a tiny one-page website selling the Honda Step Compo electric bike, which was the most sophisticated folding electric bike back then. The very first of them is still in our possession, up in Loughborough. We imported them from Japan in fairly... Read more

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Norfolk Cycle Show embraces e-bikes

On Sunday, Norwich hosted this year’s ‘Norfolk Cycle Show’ at the city’s Forum. Sponsored by Electrifying Cycles, the busy event was also attended by FreeGo... Read more

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Overseas news in brief: Austrian electric bike sales up; Madrid opens for e-bike hire

The Austrian Times this week reports an increase in the sales of electric bikes. Following the same trend in Germany, industry figures indicated a rise... Read more

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Government funding pays off for city cyclists

The Office for National Statistics this week released data on trends for those choosing to cycle to work between 2001 and 2011. While overall national... Read more

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E-bike sales up, despite slow overall German market

Dreary weather was to blame for a 5.5% drop in shipment volume to bike dealers in Germany last year. This is according to Bike Europe,... Read more

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Gi announce folding e-bike with smart phone connectivity

This is Gi bike, a prototype designed by a team based in New York and who are in the final stages of developing the ‘lightweight,... Read more

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BEBA and Velosure launch electric bike insurance

BEBA (British Electric Bicycle Association), the industry association for electric bicycles in the UK, has launched the UK’s first dedicated electric bike insurance policy in... Read more

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A2B acquires Electric Bicycle Network

A2B, the global e-bike brand, have announced their acquisition of the Electric Bicycle Network, the UK's largest electric bike hire network. The Electric Bicycle Network... Read more

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Cycling Made Easy opens new Coulsdon showroom

The quiet Surrey town of Coulsdon, home to several major auto dealerships, is shortly to be joined by Cycling Made Easy. While the town may... Read more

Latest Events

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Gadget Show Live: 9-13th April at the NEC

The popular TV show covering the latest technology comes to Birmingham’s NEC this week. Exhibiting their latest electric bikes is JuicyBike. Bob Wales of JuicyBike… Read more

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19th-23rd March: FreeGo Wisper exhibiting at London’s Country Living Fair

Electric bike specialists, FreeGo Wisper, will be showcasing their bikes at the Country Living Spring Fair at the Business Design Centre in London this week…. Read more

Latest Releases

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Volt announce new range for 2014

Volt electric bikes have announced the addition of 5 new e-bike models to their range, with their aim being “to have an electric bike to… Read more

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Raleigh to launch Motus e-bike

Raleigh has joined forces with Bosch to create the Motus electric bike, which will be available from spring 2014. The company say the Motus allows… Read more

Featured video: Gadget Show Live, NEC 9-13th April

Watch the reactions of people trying out an electric bike for the first time..