E-Bike Tech From Eurobike 2017

Published on September 7th 2017


If there was one single outstanding theme from this year's Eurobike Exhibition, it was the rise of the E-bike. From city cargo bikes to almost undecipherable road bikes, there's been an explosion of new models for every rider. Subscribe to GCN: http://gcn.eu/SubscribeToGCN Register your interest in the GCN Club: http://gcn.eu/nm Get exclusive GCN gear in the GCN shop! http://gcn.eu/nl PET - Performing Enhancing Technology - in the form of electronic assist has officially landed at Eurobike. Dan checks out the offerings. Here are just a few of the electronic bikes coming onto the market; Focus Project Y; with the battery in the downtube, it weighs in at 12.5kg including the 4.5kg battery. Fancy an extra 400W power, up to 25kph? PG Bugatti - lightest E-bike available? At only 8.4kg it's very light, but at €65,000 up to €130000, it's not for everyone... Maserati prototypes are nearly available, priced at €9999 and weighing 11kg. Orbea have produced electric bikes that really don't look like them - the Gain comes in road, gravel and city designs. Ideal for help on climbs or older riders with an extra 200W power, controlled with a single button? Bianchi - New Eroad Impulso, with Italian motors too! A max range of 200km. Stromer have yet to release the ST5, complete with custom Pirelli tyres. Continental have used their motor expertise to move into the E-bike market too. The Tern GSD - Get Stuff Done - Cargo Bike was designed for the city dweller in mind. Handy range of 250km! Danish company Mate now producing folding E-bikes with easy USB charging. What do you think of these new E-Bikes? Let us know in the comments! 👇 If you'd like to contribute captions and video info in your language, here's the link 👍 http://gcn.eu/nk Watch more on GCN... Eurobike Tech Extravaganza! 📹 http://gcn.eu/EurobikeTech2 Will we all ride E-Bikes? The GCN Show 243 📹 . http://gcn.eu/243GCN Photos: © Bettiniphoto / http://www.bettiniphoto.net/ & ©Tim De Waele / http://www.tdwsport.com