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Joining forces with the Newcastle Cycling Film Festival

We are proud to announce here at KB Cycles, Newcastle, The North Easts Leader Trek, Scott, Haibike and Transition Bikes dealer, that we will be supporting the Newcastle Cycling Film Festival at the Blackfriars Ouseburn Cinema.

It is set to be a great day with something for everyone. With films, live music, local beers and French street food.  For a full list of everything on offer and to get your tickets booked get yourself over to their website

www.bocnewcastle.org/events/ncff17/

 

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KB Cycles in partnership with the Green Commute

green commuteKB Cycles Newcastle, The North East Leader Trek, Scott, Haibike and Transition dealer is proud to announce our partnership with the Green Commute Initiative.

The Green Commute Initiative is a revolutionary new Cycle to Work scheme perfect for é-bikes. It offers up to 42% savings on bikes for employees as part of the Government’s Green Transport plan but without a £1,000 Limit

For more information on how you sign up head on over to our Cycle to Work page or head straight to the Green Commute Initiative website.

Once you have signed up head into the shop, Newcastle’s first Electric Bike Specialist, and have a chat to our friendly and knowledgeable staff so you can find the perfect electric bike.

WE KNOW ELECTRIC BIKES

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Trek Slash 9.8 back in stock at KB Cycles

Trek Slash 9.8 29er what a beast and quite possible the rarest bike in the country, now sold out at Trek for 2017….in February.

But lucky for you guys, we as the North East’s leading Trek bikes dealer have managed to get our hands on another 2! 1×17.5, 1×19.5

Available on 0% finance

ORDER NOW

Once they are gone we can get no more until 2018! So you’ll have to be fast!

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WE KNOW ELECTRIC BIKES

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 info@kbcycles.com 

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.

WE KNOW ELECTRIC BIKES

Find yours at KB Cycles Newcastle’s first Electric bike specialist

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KB Cycles BIG DEMO DAY

We are very pleased to announce our BIG DEMO DAY!

KB Cycles Newcastle, The North East’s leading Trek, Scott, Haibike and Transition bike dealer, are having a demo day where you can try the very latest in Mountain and Electric Bike Technology.

February 19th 2017
Chopwell Woods 9.30am

FREE OF CHARGE for all those that pre-register
£5 for those that turn up on the day

Demo as many of the the NEW 2017 bike as you like from Trek, Scott, Haibike and Transition

For more details head over to the Facebook event page
to register call 0191 264 5215 or email info@kbcycles.com

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Tom Sykes’s Project One Trek Emonda SLR is back…and on sale

Look what we have here…World Superbike Champion Tom Sykes’s Trek Emonda SLR Project One…and its going up for sale in the shop

OCLV 700 Series Carbon Frame 690g!!
Full Shimano Dura Ace Di2
Bontrager Aeolus 5 Carbon Wheels
54cm

£5199 DOWN FROM £8000!!!
Available on Finance

*signed Tom Sykes helmet is not included with the sale

As the North East’s Leading Trek, Scott, Haibike and Transition Bike’s dealer we have helped Tom stay in top physical condition, by providing him bikes and nutrition to stay on the podium.

He’s has also been kind enough to give us a signed helmet for the shop! Cheers Tom!

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Transition take top honors

We are so please to hear the results of pinkbike.com’s Mountain Bike of Year. Transition bikes Patrol Carbon has taken the win over some serious competition. There wasn’t even a a Yeti, Santa Cruz, Intense or Orange even in the top three!

 

KB Cycles is the exclusive Transition Bikes dealer in the Newcastle area and we could not be happier with the result!

“THE BULLDOG THAT CAN WIN AN AGILITY CONTEST”

 

Head on over to pinkbike.com to see why they choose it as their number 1

 

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We are Newcastle’s Electric Bike Specialist

We have the biggest range of Electric bikes in Newcastle

IN STORE

We have Hybrids, Hardtails, Full Suspension, Fat Bikes, Plus bikes, Commuter Bikes, Touring bikes, Step Thru Frames, Hub Drive motors and Central Drive Units.
 
We truly are Newcastle’s First Electric Bikes Specialist’s we have demo’s available and friendly, knowledgeable staff with a price range starting from £1000 and all models available on finance KB Cycles is the only place to come for your new ebike.