So you’ve just received your shiny, new electric bike… but before you give it a spin, have you considered getting it insured?
It’s no surprise that electric bikes are fast becoming one of the UK’s favourite modes of transport, but such popularity can also have a downside. With more e-bikes on British roads than ever before; the number of reported thefts is also on the rise and whilst bike theft is bad, e-bike theft is even worse.
We’re exhibiting at the Cycle Show 2016 at Birmingham’s NEC and we’re bringing more bikes to see and test ride than ever before.
The Bristol Showroom will be be attending the Shepton Mallet Motorhome Show 2016. The event takes place from Friday 9th September to Sunday 11th September. Continue reading “Electric Bikes at The Shepton Mallet Motorhome Show 2016”
We’ve always put electric bike reviews at the centre of our website. I remember the first review we ever received, from one of our Honda Step Compo owners, back in 2003. But this one is one of the best.
Here’s a quick electric bike size guide that will help you match a Kalkhoff electric bike frame size to your height. Continue reading “Electric bike size guide”
It’s Kalkhoff’s flagship model for 2016 and it’s making new owners very happy.
What makes electric bikes safer in London?
My experience of riding both electric bikes and pedal cycles, as well as conversations with other ebike riders, offers an answer: Yes, emphatically so. E-bikes are safer, faster and more fun. Continue reading “Electric bikes safer in London”
The 50cycles website has evolved continuously throughout this year but one of the most important changes has been the upgrading of our interest-free electric bike finance options. Four great new things have happened. Continue reading “New Interest-Free Electric Bike Finance & Calculator”
Here at 50cycles, we know that the popularity of electric bikes in the UK is increasing. Every day, more and more people are coming round to the electric way of life. But what about the rest of the world? This infographic showcases the growth of electric bike sales from 2008 – 2012, and highlight some interesting statistics that you might not have guessed. Continue reading “Electric Bike Sales in the EU and Asia [Infographic]”