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Gazelle Avenue: new Dutch style model utilizes Shimano STEPS

The latest model from Gazelle, the low step-through Avenue, utilises the Shimano STEPS drivetrain. For urban dwellers that prefer an upright riding position, the manufacturer say the Avenue has been designed and built for practicality, whether “commuting to work, running errands, or exploring the cityscape.” The 250W Shimano STEPS motor with the ‘platinum’ 500Wh battery …

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Gocycle GS arrives in the UK

Following a successful 2016 Kickstarter campaign, Karbon Kinetics Ltd, the company behind Gocycle, has announced the availability of production models in the UK – as well as the US, Canada and the EU. The Kickstarter campaign initially targeted the North American market, but availability was opened up globally due to demand. Thorpe says: “Following the …

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Batribike TEN: limited edition anniversary models launched

Lincolnshire-based electric bike manufacturer, Batribike, recently unveiled the pre-production versions of the latest additions to their range at the Cycle Show. The limited-edition centre motor models mark a significant milestone for a company that entered the UK electric bike market in 2007. The cross-bar 52cm frame and step-through 48cm frame both come equipped with a …

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Raleigh launch e version of the Mustang Comp

Raleigh have just unveiled the electric version of their Mustang Comp model, which will be available from October. The Mustang Comp Electric features the new Kinesis alloy frame, carbon blade forks and is fitted with 650B gravel ready wheels and tyres to expand riding horizons for those wanting to off-road onto tracks and trails. Powered …

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Get Stuff Done with Tern’s new compact utility e-bike

Tern’s GSD is designed to carry 2 kids, the shopping or 180Kg of cargo. Pitched at the urban transportation market, the 180cm long bike adjusts to fit riders ranging from 150cm to 195cm tall, with the low-step frame and adjustable stem providing an e-bike ‘all-rounder’ for the family. The 20″ wheel GSD, which stands for …

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First Brompton Electric bikes due in 2018

The long-awaited Brompton Electric folding bike has just been unveiled. A £200 initial deposit reserves the bike for UK delivery early next year, with an RRP tag of £2,595. The bike will be available with an M type handlebar, 2 or 6 speed, in white or black and can be demoed at Brompton Junction London …

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New Emus leave the nest

The Emu Electric Bike Company has announced the addition of 3 new models to their current range. The Emu Cross Bar in British racing green,  Step Through in black as well as an updated Step Through model in blue – all available from June 2017. Emu’s Tim Hunnable told Pedelecs: “The bikes build on the …

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Ducati Bicycles launch TT eMTB

2016 saw the start of new collaboration between two Italian manufacturers of bikes, Bianchi – a bicycle manufacturer first setting up shop in Milan in 1885 – and Ducati, home of high-performance motorcycles; the ‘shared spirit for innovation and passion for racing’ yielded a range of road, mountain and electric bikes. Guy Wheeler, of sole …

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British e-cargo company launches Shuttle 2

Dorset based Boxer Cycles was founded in 2013 by Jeremy Davies, a design and development engineer, who wanted to take the ‘box on wheels’ and create a more stylish alternative to the car. “I wanted to create a British brand with a British identity – no rebadging Chinese frames and tech, just a ground-up design …