Here at KB Cycles Newcastle the North East’s Leading Trek, Scott, Haibike and Transition Bikes dealer we know electric bikes!
Lots of shops can sell electric bikes, but not every shop can sell electric bikes well.
We know our Boschs from our Yamahas, our eMTBs from our eHybrids, our watt hours from our torque and our friendly, knowledgeable team are here to guide you every step of the way. No question is too small as we know an electric bike is a big purchase. If there is something that we don’t know we will find out just for you, as we strive to be the best electric bike supplier in the North East.
Our workshop is fully Bosch qualified so you can trust us to service and update your electric bikes so you can have trouble free riding no matter what the conditions.
We have the most extensive range of eBikes in Newcastle from Haibike, Trek and Raleigh Bikes with over 20 models IN STORE and more on the way. We also have a comprehensive DEMO RANGE so you can try before you buy.
What’s a Haibike?
We are proud to be Newcastle’s premier Haibike dealer, as Haibike are the leading electric bike supplier in the world. Haibike are at the forefront of eBike technology working directly with cycling and electronics giants SRAM and Bosch to produce the most innovative electric bikes on the market.
Haibike have won countless design awards across their range of eBikes, the most recent a 2017 Design & Innovation Award for the Sduro Nduro 8.0. This innovative bike sees to up date geometry and the introduction of eConnect, that will allow you to plot routes and connect to you mobile devices.
The super popular ladies Haibike have just started showing up for 2017.
This Sduro Hardlife 4.0 is a great looking bike with great spec. The pedal assist comes from Yamaha’s 250w motor with the power coming from the 400wh battery will have to pedaling for miles and miles.
If you are looking for a bit more bike to go on and adventure we have also taken delivery of the Xduro FullLife 5.0
This 120mm travel full suspension eMTB features a Bosch 250w motor which has 60Nm ot torque that will help you up every climb that’s in front of you. This is finished off with a 500wh battery pack and SRAM NX drivetrain. This is the complete package!…..
How far will my eBike go?
The million dollar question which is very difficult to answer. Range will vary based on motor, battery, terrain, and even weather. With so many variable is is difficult to give a specific range, but Bosch have made it easier with their eBike Range Assistant
This useful tool will allow you to put in all of the various variables and it will calculate how far you can go on your eBike. With the right conditions and mode usage you can go up to 180 miles on one charge!
Electric bike technology has progress so far over such a short period of time, so much so that they have come from the fringes of the cycling industry to be the fastest growing sector by far.
Aren’t they cheating?
NO! far from it. You still have to pedal them.
The modern, law abiding, eBike is only pedal assist, so you still have to put the effort in to get the rewards of the electric motor.
What it does mean is that you can explore further before you get tired, they will allow you to see what is over the other side of that hill that you have never quite reached before. You will be able to do 3 laps of your favorite trail centre rather than just the 1, and as we all know more time of the bike = more fun! You will be able to leave the car at home for your daily commute. You will be able to get back on the bike after injury. They are a bike that allows you to do more!
Chances are if you’re giving Electric bikes a hard time, its because you haven’t tried one yet!
We’ll happily change you opinion at our Big Demo at Chopwell Wood on Sunday the 19th of February. Where you can try the very latest in eBike technology from Haibike, Trek and Scott absolutely FREE if you pre-register.
Head over to the Facebook event page for more details or register by emailing the shop on firstname.lastname@example.org
Which is the right eBike for me?
There are many styles of electric bike, and our friendly knowledgeable staff are here you guide you all the way. They aren’t going to force any model on you because its the one they have there. They will listen to you to find your needs and advise you accordingly. You are sure to find your electric bike in our fantastic range from Haibike, Trek and Raleigh bikes.
Find yours at KB Cycles Newcastle’s first Electric bike specialist