By Richard Peace
Having been to the trade and press day of the UK’s Birmingham Cycle Show for the past three years it was interesting to see an explosion in the number of electric bikes present.
There were more European firms especially keen to get in on the action of an apparently burgeoning e-bike scene.
Taking centre stage were the e-bike motor manufacturers, namely Bosch and Shimano, each with their own stand, making it clear the resources they were putting into a nascent UK market.
The Bosch e-MTB test track apparently involved moving several hundred tons of earth. [Read more…]