Bosch launches new Performance Line CX Race Motor (it’s rather exclusive)

The new motor is snappily called the Bosch Performance Line CX Race Limited Edition and long story short, it goes up to 11. Watch on YouTube Now the long story…...

orbea urrun

Orbea Urrun – Shimano EP8 RS equipped hardtail for mile munching

Urrun means ‘far’ in Basque, which is where the Orbea company harks from and hints at what this bike is for. Following on from the success of their full suspended...

2022 Focus Jam² 7.0: first ride review

Just in time for the most miserable bit of the year, Focus has launched the new Focus Jam² ebike with the tagline “Happy Place”. Antony takes a first look at...

Orbea Rise Hydro Launches Today With Alloy Frame And Bigger Battery

It’s no secret that I absolutely love the Orbea Rise Carbon that we tested in issue 139 of Singletrack. For me it’s the perfect combination of simplicity, weight and power....

Giant Trance X Advanced E + – the new kid on the e bike block and First Ride Review

With the launch of the Trance X Advanced E bike range, have Giant finally hit it out the park?

First Look – Saracen Ariel 50E Elite, an eMTB that’s actually in stock!

Saracen’s latest Ariel eMTB range is a huge upgrade over its previous bike with new technology a new frame and what’s more it’s in stock! UK based Saracen isn’t a...

Cairn Brave gravel

First Look: Cairn BRAVE – a back road adventure vehicle

As you might have seen in Fresh Goods Friday, we recently took delivery of the new Cairn BRAVE, the latest bike offering from the Cairn branch of The Rider Firm...

2022 specialized Kenevo SL

First Look: 2022 Specialized Kenevo SL is a 19kg 170mm eMTB!

What do you call a combination of the Levo SL and Enduro? Well, Specialized calls it the all-new 2022 Kenevo SL! Way way back in February 2020 (yeah it seems...

Specialized Turbo Levo 3rd Generation Platform Launches: VIDEO

First thing.. We’ve only had this bike for a few days so the full review of how it actually performs will have to wait. At this point we are still...

Canyon Grand Canyon:ON 9

Canyon Grand Canyon ON 9 | First Look

Just arrived at Singletrack Towers and taken straight out to play in the snow, it’s the Grand Canyon:ON 9 from Canyon, in a size Medium. Let’s take a closer look....

santa cruz bullit emtb review

Review: Santa Cruz Bullit returns as a Gloss Lavender eMTB and it RIPS!

Andi received one of the first 2021 Santa Cruz Bullit eMTB's to test ahead of launch and watching this review we think be might be in love. The last time…

monkdraker grommy first look

First Look | Mondraker Grommy 16 “my first eeb”

When Mondraker released the Grommy range of kids’ eBikes earlier in the year the comment section and most of the internet was set ablaze with angry comments upset with ‘lazy’...

2021 Merida eONE SIXTY 9000

First Look | 2021 Merida eONE SIXTY 9000 with Shimano EP8

Merida dropped off the 2021 eONE SIXTY 9000 for us to test the latest Shimano EP8 motor system on, here’s a first look along with riding video. Merida is one...

shimano ep8 motor

Shimano EP8 launched | Here’s everything you need to know

Breaking news eMTB fans! Shimano has released its next-generation motor and it’s more powerful, lighter and more efficient. Meet the Shimano EP8. Shimano have done their best to keep the...

Video Bike Check: Andi’s Custom Patrol E-Six long-termer eMTB

Andi takes us for a look around his highly modified Patrol E-Six, a rare Indonesian eMTB that hopes to make it big in the U.S and Europe. Patrol isn’t a...

Canyon Neuron:ON Gets New Integrated Battery For 2020

Sanny takes a sneaky peeky look at the latest e-bike offering from Canyon Bikes in the shape of the Neuron:ON. Ah yes, the warming glow of sun on your face...

patrol E-Six emtb bike check

Bike Check: Andi’s Custom Patrol E-Six Longtermer

Andi has been made the new keeper of a 2020 Patrol E-Six eMTB and he has wasted no time customising this Indonesian eBike to make it his own. I can...

thok mig r first look

First look at the Italian designed Thok Mig R eMTB

First, look at the Shimano powered, Italian designed, Thok Mig R full-suspension e-MTB. If you know your e-MTBs then the Thok brand won’t be a new one to you. This...

yt decoy cf pro first look

YT Decoy CF Pro First Look: Does the stealthy YT still impress?

We take a first look at our YT Decoy CF Pro review bike to see if this stealth e-Bike is still as impressive as it was 6 months ago. Earlier...

If you thought everything new was already seen at Eurobike, then think again! Kinesis has just launched a new e-MTB hardtail called the Rise at the NEC.

Kinesis Rise E-Trail Hardtail Eyes On At The Cycle Show

If you thought everything new was already seen at Eurobike, then think again! Kinesis has just launched a new e-MTB hardtail called the Rise at the NEC. Kinesis says that...

kona remote 160

2020 Kona Remote 160 |Exclusive First look

Kona has taken the big hit DNA of the Process, shaken it up with a little Remote CTRL and the finished article is this, the 2020 Kona Remote 160. We’ve...

2020 patrol e-six

2020 Patrol E-Six first look at this Indonesian e-MTB

Indonesian mountain bike brand, Patrol, joins the e-MTB space race for 2020 with the new Patrol E-Six. An Enduro e-MTB with some serious power. There are a lot of mountain...

Cairn E-Adventure

Cairn E-Adventure Bike – A new concept with a strong pedigree

From Impact Sun Valley in Idaho, Hannah brings us a look at the prototype Cairn E-Adventure bike, hitting the trails near you soon. It might seem odd to go all...

commencal meta am power first ride

2020 Commencal Meta Power 29 Team first ride. This isn’t an update, it’s an evolution.

Commencal’s Meta Power range gets a new internal battery, new geometry, and even suspension redesign. This isn’t an update, it’s an evolution. Andorran mountain bike brand, Commencal is often one...

2020 Focus Jam² | Shimano or Bosch? You Decide

What I liked about the Jam² when it was launched in 2016 was the off trend, smaller battery pack. At 378wh it was considerably underpowered compared to the more common...

A Game Of Throns | Focus Introduce The Thron² – A Broad Spectrum e-MTB

It was way back in 2016 that Focus launched their first big eMTB, the Focus Jam². It was different to the other bikes out there in that it opted for...

pivot shuttle e-mtb

The Pivot Shuttle Gets Cheaper, Adds Bigger Fork & Wheels

Pivot updates the Shuttle e-MTB with a new 160mm travel fork and 29in wheels Pivot Cycles first leapt into the e-Bike game in 2018 with its very first electric mountain...

orange surge first look

First Look: Orange Surge the latest E.P.O from Orange Bikes

Andi headed down to Orange Bikes HQ to snap a few photos of the newly announced and completely redesigned Orange Surge, Shimano Steps eMTB. Could it be eBike season? After...

2020 Merida eOne-Sixty gets a carbon overhaul & new Shimano battery

Long, low, slack goes the common parlance that describes modern bike geometry but with the Merida eOne-Sixty it’s a case of 2 out of 3. At 440mm reach on the...

First Ride Review: Intense Tazer eMTB

A few years ago we wouldn’t have dreamt that Intense would build an eBike, but they have and judging by the fact that Intense’s head honcho, Jeff Steber managed to...