Electric Bike News

Bristol cycle manufacturer with £200k crowdfund eyes e-bike market

Temple Cycles was set up by Matt Mears just over 3 years ago, selling bicycles designed and built in the UK direct to consumers. Mears... Read more

Bicycle Association calls for Vnuk e-bike exemption
The BA has called for electric bikes to be exempted from the EU’s Vnuk ruling. Slovenian Damijan Vnuk was injured on private land in 2014... Read more
Accell Group receives €845m takeover proposal from Pon Holdings
Accell Group has today announced that it has received a “a non-binding, conditional proposal from Pon Holdings to combine Accell Group with its own bicycle... Read more
Electric bike sales continue to drive growth for German bike industry
Industry figures tracking sales of bicycles in Germany show that with 4.05 million bicycles sold in Germany last year, units sold dipped 6.9% compared to... Read more
Electric bike grants: UK trails behind other European countries
A comparison of grants and subsidies offered by European governments to increase electric bike use and reduce pollution sees the UK languishing near the bottom... Read more
Avere: Rise in EU speed pedelecs sold without type approval
Avere, the European Association for Electromobility, has issued a reminder to the EU e-bike industry that the “definite application” of the new type approval rules... Read more
Swatch diversifies into electric vehicle batteries
Belenos Clean Power, a research subsidiary of the Swatch Group, is working on a new type of battery, initially intended to clean up the automotive... Read more

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