Two years in the past we informed you about Envo’s Electric SnowBike Package, which allow customers convert their existing mountain bicycle into a snow-going ebike. Very well, the Canadian business is now providing a total self-contained bundle, in the variety of the Flex Snowbike.
Announced this Wednesday, the Snowbike is portion of Envo’s new Flex line of off-street ebikes. They all share a prevalent action-as a result of foldable 6061 aluminum alloy body, which receives geared up with diverse components to build the diverse types.
In the scenario of the Snowbike, that frame is merged with a mountain-bike-style suspension fork, a snowboard-like ski in location of the entrance wheel, and a pedal/motor-driven rubber tread in location of the rear wheel. The 1,500-watt motor augments the rider’s pedalling electric power, taking them to a leading velocity of 20 km/h (12 mph), and allowing for them to climb slopes of up to a 25% grade. Five unique amounts of electric help can be selected among.
Power is furnished by a body-mounted 48V/17.5-Ah lithium battery, a person cost of which need to reportedly be excellent for any place from 15 to 50 km (9 to 31 miles) of range, based on terrain and aid amount. Those people figures can be doubled by introducing an optional next battery. Riders are equipped to verify the cost degree on a bar-mounted Lcd display screen, alongside with info these as their recent velocity and distance travelled.
As an added bonus, by paying for the required extra elements, owners can change their Snowbike to the Flex Overland off-street cargo ebike anytime they want.
The Flex Snowbike should really be commercially accessible via the Envo website later this month, priced at US$3,273. That’s significantly less costly than the equivalent $8,500 MoonBike and €7,990 (about US$8,065) E-trace, while they do have larger top rated speeds of 42 km/h (26 mph) and 25 km/h (16 mph), respectively.
Envo Flex Snowbike is the hottest choose on an ebike for the snow [New Atlas]