Latest News & Updates at Electric Bike Sales

ELECTRIC BIKE FAQ

Eddie | 20/09/2019 11:18:00

What Everyone Asks 1. What is the range of an electric bike? The range of a fully charged battery varies dramatically. It is usually between 5 to 60 miles with gentle pedaling depending on the many variables. There has been a trend for manufacturers to over estimate the range of their products. The Voltage times Capacity (measured in.... More

ELECTRIC BIKE BUYING GUIDE

Eddie | 20/09/2019 11:13:00

- THE * ORIGINAL * GUIDE * STEERING THE WAY SINCE 2005 - Welcome to the original electric bike buying guide (updated for 2015). To see our electric bike special offers click here. We want to share some of the things we have learned over the years. We hope you find it useful. You can.... More

Progress in Lithium Battery Technology July 2017

Eddie | 13/08/2019 08:02:00

PROGRESS IN LITHIUM BATTERY TECHNOLOGY As the electric vehicle (EV) and ebike market continues its rapid growth in both the US and the UK, some exciting news has recently been announced which will have a major effect on the industry. Researchers have developed a new battery system which will allow EVs to be recharged almost instantaneously. This technology,.... More

Electric Bikes for Tall and Heavy People

Eddie | 13/08/2019 07:58:00

ELECTRIC BIKES FOR TALL AND HEAVY PEOPLE The world doesn’t seem to be designed for people at the upper centiles of height or weight, does it? This can be a particular problem when you want to buy a bike or eBike. If you’re taller than average, you may find it more difficult to find a machine with a large.... More

Brompton Electric Launches Pre-Order

Eddie | 13/08/2019 07:54:00

Brompton Electric Taking Pre-Orders After years of research and development Brompton are starting to take orders for their electric bike and I'm sure they'll be inundated with orders. The 2 speed will weigh 16.6Kg and the 6 speed will weigh 17.3Kg including the detachable 300Wh lithium battery bag which weighs 2.9Kg. Prices will range from.... More

Yamaha Electric Bike PWseries SE Motor for 2018

Eddie | 13/08/2019 07:14:00

Yamaha launch a new eBike motor for 2018 Another year and another Yamaha electric bike motor. Yamaha launch the 2018 PW-se motor to compliment their current range including the PW and PW-x. The PWseries and PWseries SE motors will look the same with the exception of the Yamaha logo colour on the case. The PW.... More

Haibike 2018 Electric Bike Reveal

Eddie | 13/08/2019 07:08:00

Haibike today launched their 2018 models and here is your first look. Haibike are the worlds leading electric mountain bike brand and they have a range of very cool urban and trekking models too. Renaming.....Again Sometimes a brand can be so innovative that no part of their business escapes the urge to improve..... More

Bosch's New eMTB Mode

Eddie | 12/08/2019 19:04:00

BOSCH’S NEW EMTB MODE NOW PROVIDES INCREASED TORQUE RESPONSE FOR ELECTRIC MOUNTAIN BIKE (EMTB) RIDERS Most E-bike fans will already be aware of the brand Bosch, who are known as one the most forward thinking companies in the Electric Bike market. They have enhanced that reputation with the recent news that they will be rolling out a new software.... More

Bosch Create Electric Bike ABS

Eddie | 12/08/2019 19:01:00

Bosch Release New eBike Anti-Lock Braking Technology Bosch has just released details of its new anti-lock braking system for electric bikes and pedelecs. The new product will be trialled on fleet bikes in Europe, before being made available to buy as a MY19 product from autumn 2018. To begin with, the product will only be trialled on trekking.... More

What’s wrong with electric bike insurance?

Eddie | 12/08/2019 18:59:00

What’s wrong with electric bike insurance? To remain competitive or simply to make more profit your insurer may insist that your replacement electric bike is provided by an affiliate company often based many miles away from you. While this may ‘sort of’ work for traditional bikes it can certainly leave you out of pocket or stranded if your replacement.... More

The Bosch Performance CX VS the Yamaha PW-X

Eddie | 12/08/2019 18:55:00

The Bosch Performance CX VS the Yamaha PW-X If you’re looking for a high quality e-bike but finding it difficult to choose between the Yamaha PW-X and the Bosch Performance Line CX, here is a comparison of their major features to help you decide what you need. Drive Unit Comparison The Yamaha PW-X and.... More

On the BBC Again - Bike of the Future

Eddie | 12/08/2019 16:06:00

Electric Bikes on the BBC again. It would seem eBikes are everywhere in 2017 and there are few people in the UK yet to hear how amazing they are. See what reaction a random selection of people have to their 1st test ride on a Haibike electric bike. Inside the Factory airs this Sunday 26th.... More

Mothers Day Special 2017

Eddie | 12/08/2019 16:01:00

If you love your Mum buy her an eBike and set her free! Here at TETS HQ we love our Mums and believe Mothers Day is a chance to show gratitude for everything they've done for us. So why not help them where it counts most? = Getting from A to B. We've written a little tongue.... More

Integrated light systems for Bosch, Steps and Yamaha eBikes

Eddie | 12/08/2019 15:58:00

Integrated e-Bike light systems for Bosch, Shimano and Yamaha eBikes At Electric Bike Sales we offer a number of useful customisation options to help you get the most from your beloved new eBike. Some sporty electric bikes do not come equipped with lights that make use of your bikes integrated lighting feature. It's no longer uncommon for our.... More

Ban Plan!

Eddie | 12/08/2019 15:45:00

Mobile Phone Ban From today drivers caught using mobile phones or other hand held devices whilst driving will face increased penalties and possibly lose their licence. It should be noted that using these devices whilst stationary in traffic or at traffic lights, junctions, etc is also not allowed. Much of the time in a.... More

Royal Dutch Gazelle e-Bike Awards

Eddie | 12/08/2019 15:38:00

Why do we offer Royal Dutch Gazelle electric bikes to our customers above other options? Because we know they make some of the best urban ebikes available and they are relatively very well priced. Actually we loveseveral of their bikes! They don't just look good, they also feel great to ride and last a life time..... More