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2013 Charge Grater now in stock - 16Kg and only £1,345!
Brand new for 2013, the Cytronex electric powered Charge Grater is a simple, affordable and stylish urban electric bicycle, weighing in at just 16Kg fully equipped. Lightweight aluminium for the frame and supple, smooth chromoly for the fork coupled with our lightweight Cytronex electric powered assistance makes the Grater an ideal bicycle for commuting.
|At an incredible 13.6Kg including the bottle battery, the Cytronex Powered Cannondale Capo is the world's lightest electric bicycle, after only the Cytronex Powered Cannondale Super Six. The light weight allows an excellent power to weight ratio and makes it the ideal fast commuter bicycle for use in towns and cities. There is only one button to think about and no gears so you can concentrate on the road whilst Cytronex senses your speed and provides power to match for fast acceleration and excellent range. To see the review by Wired Magazine click here, full review also available from A to B – click here for details. Electric bicycles never looked so good.|
Merida Speeder 2013 range now in stock
The first 2013 electric bicycles are now in stock and we have added 3 models from the Merida Speeder range – fast, lightweight electric commuter bikes with a high specifications and excellent value for money
View our current range of electric bikes.
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With their larger profile tyres and suspension forks the electric GT Transeo 1 and Transeo 4 both proved very popular in 2012 and the new 2013 electric models will be arriving very soon. So if you are looking for a high level of comfort these versatile electric hybrid bikes are definitely worth a test ride.
See the entire range of Cytronex powered electric bicycles.
Cytronex featured again at Eurobike 2012. If you were lucky enough to visit the world's largest bicycle show near the shores of Lake Constance at Friedrichshafen you might have seen us showing a range of Cannondale and GT electric powered bicycles.
Last year, senior ebike engineers from Bosch, Shimano and SRAM all visited our stand at Eurobike to test ride the renowned Cytronex electric system and quiz designer, Mark Searles, about the forthcoming Cytronex C1 electric bicycle kit.
Stuff Magazine - Cytronex Powered Cannondale Synapse
German journalist Martin Schwoerer from Germany visited us in late November 2009 to write about Cytronex elecric bikes for the sustainable transport website EV World. You can read the article about "The Lightest Electric Bicycle" here.
Cytronex races top cyclist on The Gadget Show
A special episode of the Gadget Show was broadcast on 16/11/2009 with a "beat the pro" challenge where presenter Ortis Deley races professional cyclist Russell Downing (winner of the Tour of Ireland) on a Cytronex electric bike.
A brand new model has been launched for the occasion, the world's lightest electric bike - the Cytronex Powered Cannondale Super Six Ultegra, a carbon framed bike using the legendary Cannondale Super Six frame. Click on the image below to see how he got on in the gruelling 2 mile uphill race on Holme Moss, one of the countries toughest hill climbs...
Jason Bradbury dropped by to see Cytronex at Gadget Show live in April to discuss a new bike.
Gadget Show later interviewed Mark Searles about our new Cytronex Powered Cannondale Quick range. Watch Video...
|The December '09 issue of Wired Magazine features a comparison of 4 electric bikes, with the Cytronex Powered Cannondale Capo pedelec being compared to the new Wisper 906, Urban Mover UM36X and Infineum Extreme. The Cytronex Capo was rated highest ("Excellent" - 8/10) and led the field in both acceleration and top speed even though it is a single speed bicycle! You can see the review by clicking here (PDF 2.32Mb).|
In August Southern Daily Echo reporter Peter Law tested the Cytronex Powered Cannondale Synapse and the Cytronex Powered Genesis Day One electric bikes and wrote "Going up hills is absolute doddle, even on a single speed bike, and I barely broke out in a sweat as I tackled the hilly terrain of Winchester". You can read the full Daily Echo review and see a video of his test ride here.
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BBC Radio Solent broadcast a feature on Cytronex on 28th August by Nadine Dukeson. She test rode the Cytronex Powered Ridgback Cyclone, commenting that she felt like she was flying! Click the play button above to listen to the broadcast, or download it to your computer.
News of the lightest full size ebike in the world is spreading fast. The Cytronex Powered Cannondale Capo, weighing 13.6Kg, appeared on the front page of 3 UK cycle websites: Road.cc, BikeBiz and BikeRadar.
Cytronex Powered Electric Bikes Exhibited in London
On Thursday 24th Sept. we exhibited two Cytronex Electric Bikes at the Green Motor Expo at Triton Square in London.
Both electric bikes created plenty of interest, and celebrity Gail Porter posed for photographs with the world’s lightest electric bike (the Capo).
Mark Searles was interviewed about the Cytronex Powered Cannondale Capo by Positive TV.
It was a busy Cycle Show 2009 for Cytronex with the Capo and Claud Butler electric bikes in constant use on the test track and a great many visitors to our stand wishing to see the world's most innovative electric bicycle concept. Cytronex is already booked in for Cycle Show 2010!
In our first review by AtoB magazine in 2008 the Cytronex Powered Trek 7.3FX ebike beat the previous ebike record holder by a full 3.5 minutes in their 10 mile speed test course. Cytronex was found to be by far the fastest legal power bike so far. "for a fast, hill-busting ride to work, it's superb.", "it's also great value". The test in AtoB August 2009 found the lightweight single speed Cytronex Powered Cannondale Capo achieved the same speed as the Trek but with 30% higher range. For full Cytronex electric bicycle review see the AtoB magazine's Electric Bike Buyer's Guide.
Jason and Suzie loved the Cytronex Powered Cannondale Capo featured on the show, designed for City and town riding. The Cytronex Powered Genesis Day One and Cannondale Capo electric bikes were in London for filming of The Gadget Show on UK TV Channel 5. See the final results on the FiveFWD site.
These minimalist electric bicycles set new standards for ultra light weight fast and convenient city commuting, and they can climb hills too! See photos...
Why not buy your Cytronex powered electric bike tax-free under the Cycle to Work Scheme? Your employer can use the documents on our Cycle to Work Scheme page and purchase directly from our site, saving you VAT, personal tax and National Insurance. Read more...
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