Recruiting a little back-up during your rides won’t cheat you out of a workout. One study found that e-bike riders spend longer on the move and get slightly more exercise than their analogue peers.
The Synchgo Super Monkey’s five levels of electric pedal assistance extends your range, so you can take on bigger commutes, steeper hills and off-road trails.
A seven-speed Shimano gear system gives you control over how hard you work, while a computer tracks your efforts. Fat tyres, hydraulic brakes and retro Raleigh Chopper styling complete the Easy Rider look.
You just need to saddle up.
The amount that the NHS could save in 20 years if short car trips were replaced by active travel, such as e-biking.
The distance you can cover on a single five-hour charge, depending on how much power your quads and lungs bring to the party.
The average UK yearly commute in hours. Converted into an electrified daily cardio fix, that’s equivalent to torching an extra 100,000kcal
The number of tyre options: a slick, 20in commuter version; the “Knobbly” for gnarlier trails; and the Vee Speedster for optimised treads.
Safe and Sound
Optimise your e-bike journey with these smart and safety-conscious riding companions:
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