Last week there was an announcement from the Government of changes to the EAPC regulations which affect all electric bikes, including ours. There is a very good and full explanation HERE The main changes affect the higher rated 250 watt motor which we anticipated with the Model 15. They also removed the weight restriction on EAPC […]
Good to see so many European cities making electric bikes available to their citizens and tourists. In the last week or so we have seen Copenhagen and Madrid launch interesting hire schemes. However as far as we are aware there is only one city which has an electric scooter hire scheme. Disappointingly you need to […]
Prince Charles visited us at the Ideal Home Exhibition however we could not persuade him to have a go on the E RIDER In fact the Prince has a long history with two wheeled transport and has associated himself with all things green and environmentally friendly. Unfortunately, though, his previous attempt to ride an electric […]
In a recent trial in Leicester, it was discovered that you can get to work more quickly on an electric bike than you can in a high powered car or on public transport And that doesn’t factor in the costs to the commuter or the environment…..
Forget saving the environment, forget one less car, forget setting a good example to your fellow citizens, family and children. Forget about a spiritual connection to nature. This list is all about how an electric bike can make your life more pleasant and comfortable. Warning, this list is for selfish thinkers who are not married with kids. […]
After a month together, Susan Clark and her borrowed electric bike part company but is she hooked and will she spend £1,000 plus to make their relationship a permanent one? To buy … or not to buy? For most of us, the answer or the beginning of the reasoning that will take us to a […]
Boris Johnson is to spark an electric bike revolution by introducing a new rental scheme on the streets of London next year. Several hundred battery-powered bicycles will be on London’s streets next year in a pilot scheme that breaks new ground in the UK. The bikes will be introduced in some of the capital’s hilliest […]