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How to ride an E-Bike as opposed to a traditional.

Posted By EbikesDirectUK 2 days ago on Outdoor Sports - Having parted with a decent sum of cash on an electric bike, you will soon find that riding one is very different to a traditional bicycle. Here we will discuss how to ride an electric bike to maximise its effectiveness on the road or trail.

Electric Bikes - How exactly do they work?

Posted By EbikesDirectUK 37 days ago on Outdoor Sports - Electric bikes in the EU and UK are pedal bikes with power assist motors that give you assistance as you pedal. They differ from electric motorbikes as you are the primary source of power. Reading this article on how an electric bike works, you should get an idea of how to use it.

MERIDA a high quality and beautiful ride

Posted By EbikesDirectUK 38 days ago on Outdoor Sports - There is a city called Merida in Yucatan, Mexico. Wrong Merida I’m afraid - this is a Taiwanese company whose three syllables - Me, Ri, and Da roughly show in Hoklo Chinese, “beautiful and high-quality products enabling anyone to reach her or his destination as pleasantly as possible.”

Electric Bikes - Which is best for you?

Posted By EbikesDirectUK 50 days ago on Outdoor Sports - Who you are may dictate which electric bike to choose...The majority of our customers are older people who want an e-bike to get fitter, get about town, and perhaps go riding with younger members of their family. Many of them use them instead of their cars. Whatever your reasoning for wanting an e-Bike or what you plan on using it for, we have you covered.

LaPierre - how it's done the Francophone way...

Posted By EbikesDirectUK 54 days ago on Outdoor Sports - France is arguably the centre of the cycling universe. Their very culture celebrates individual feats even when part of a team. The country has moved far beyond the stereotype of the onion seller touring the UK on his rusted old pedal bike, and so has its cycling machines.. We introduce LaPierre

CRUSSIS A pure entry level ebike brand

Posted By EbikesDirectUK 86 days ago on Outdoor Sports - According to the Crussis, “It all started in 2012, when we decided to prepare our first collection of electric wheels and to enter as a new brand on the Czech market. We succeeded in doing this and, under our own CRUSSIS brand, we first introduced our electric bike at the FOR BIKES trade fair in March 2013…” and the rest is history.

CUBE ebikes go live with E-Bikes Direct

Posted By EbikesDirectUK 87 days ago on Outdoor Sports - Here at E-Bikes Direct we proudly announce we’re selling the new line of CUBE e-bikes. Founded in 1993, this Waldershof, Germany cycling manufacturers have seen sales growth regularly topping 10% a year and are now one of the biggest independent ebike makers in Europe and aren't sowing signs of slowing down!

MAMILS - Winter Time is e-MTB Time

Posted By EbikesDirectUK 248 days ago on Outdoor Sports - So, you’re a Middle Aged Man in Lycra (MAMIL) and proud of it. You’re fighting fit (or getting there) and want to keep up the training intensity as you go into the winter months. You may have spent the sort of cash your partner cursed at so are financially committed to getting your blood pressure, BMI and joie de vivre back. Problem: the gales, rain and ice of winter is coming and that really isn’t fun on your road bike, no matter how streamlined your 100km weekends may have made you over summer… We do however have the solution in the form of a Haibike!

Electric Bikes as Effective as Traditional Bikes

Posted By EbikesDirectUK 260 days ago on Outdoor Sports - New research from Switzerland suggests that riding an electric bike to cycle to work every day is as effective at tackling obesity as traditional bike riding. For those traditional riders out there, there's other evidence that e-bikes really aren't cheater bikes too.

How to Care for Your Electric Bike

Posted By EbikesDirectUK 275 days ago on Outdoor Sports - Dust and grime not only makes your investment look dirty, it can also compromise performance. Thankfully, all you need to keep the bike looking as good as new is to get a cloth, and use some elbow grease to wipe your electric bike clean.

Haibike 2018 Sale What Does All The Jargon Mean

Posted By EbikesDirectUK 275 days ago on Outdoor Sports - Coming toward the end of the summer season for electric mountain biking, here at E-Bikes Direct we have a number of Haibike electric bikes on sale. Other than the price you will probably want to know a bit more about what the different Haibike jargon means..