Eurobike 2011: The electric future?

As well as the rise of big wheeled mountain bikes, it’s become obvious from wandering around this year’s show that many think that the future for the non-sport cyclist could lie in the electric bike – and more specifically, pedal assisted electric systems.

Matt and Jon took advantage of the outdoor demo day to take a look at the electric pedal-assist BionX system on the Birdy folding bike. With a bit of help from Nigel Page of the CRC/Nuke Proof team and Mr Will Longden, they prove that it’s the future – for beating people off the line at least…

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