What the Best Electric Bike Brands have in Common

50cycles carefully selects the electric bike brands for our customers. We only sell the best e-bikes and there are a few things our brands have in common.

The Best Electric Bike Brands have these characteristics

Continue reading “What the Best Electric Bike Brands have in Common”

How to choose the right electric bike

Choosing the right electric bike isn’t easy. There are so many brands and models to choose from. Fortunately, our experts help you choose the right electric bike for your needs and budget.

It’s easy to end up riding an e-bike that is the wrong size, built for the wrong purpose or that isn’t very reliable or satisfying to ride.

Fortunately, our experts help you choose the right electric bike for your needs and budget. Continue reading “How to choose the right electric bike”

Electric Bike Insurance

Bicycle and cycle insurance from Cycleguard

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.

Continue reading “Electric Bike Insurance”

The Cycle Show 2016 Preview

50cycles at Cycle Show 2016, Birmingham NEC

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.

Continue reading “The Cycle Show 2016 Preview”

Electric Bikes at The Shepton Mallet Motorhome Show 2016

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”

Electric Mountain Bike Review

Electric Mountain Bike Review 1
Focus Thron 2.0 electric mountain bike at Devil’s Dyke near Brighton
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.

So that’s how 500 miles feels, in a little under 8 weeks I have covered this distance since taking delivery of my Focus electric mountain bike. Continue reading “Electric Mountain Bike Review”

Kalkhoff Integrale E-Bike Reviews & Winter Clearance Offers

rp_integrale_8_amazing_zc_v2_8972000011235286.jpg

It’s Kalkhoff’s flagship model for 2016 and it’s making new owners very happy.

Continue reading “Kalkhoff Integrale E-Bike Reviews & Winter Clearance Offers”

Electric bikes safer in London

Kalkhoff Integrale LTD
A good electric bike will carry you across London in safety and style. Photo source: Kalkhoff.

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”