Electric Bike Buying guide

Buying an electric bike can be a bewildering prospect, so read on for some helpful guidance on which style of bike may suit you best from our vast range. We also look at what motor & battery systems are available on our range of E-bikes & explain some of the key terminology behind these technological marvels. If you need any further advice then come in store or contact us. Our showroom in Somerset has a range of demo bikes & display models that can be ridden with helpful staff ready to guide you.

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Need help keeping up with the chain-gang? Want to feel like your legs are 20 years younger? E-Road bikes have come on a long way in the last two years. Orbea led the way in creating an E-Road bike that looked fast, elegant & subtle in the Gain model. With similar options from Bianchi & Focus now available, we have your E-road bike needs covered. 

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E-Leisure & Urban

Great for long canal tow path rides, doing the weekly shop or beating the traffic & commuting to work. Our leisure & urban range of bikes cover 'sit up and beg' easy step-through machines, to fast urban commuters equipped with lights, rack & mud-guards from some of the best brands available in the UK. We look after all E-Bikes with a FOC 3 years service package.

Bosch Motors

Bosch motors come in four flavours: Active-Line, Active-Line Plus, Performance Line & Performance Line CX.  All offer the superb reliability, excellent diagnostics & ease of use you would expect from Bosch products.


The key difference is the power they deliver, notably the torque, which starts at 45NM (Active Line) & rises to 75NM (Peformance Line CX). This is the 'push' you get when the motor turns & makes the difference between a gentle leisure bike & a mountain climbing beast.

Active Line

40nm torque, 250% drive, gentle support, perfect for city trips.

Active Line PLUS

50nm torque, 270% drive, mild support, perfect for city trips and short tours.

Performance Line

63nm torque, 275% drive, provides more power during start-up, aiding powerful riding in any situation.

Performance Line CX

75nm torque, 300% drive, sporty acceleration even in alpine terrain, without changing gear.

We can diagnose, service & repair all makes & models of Bosch driven E-Bikes at our workshop in Somerset. Our staff have been certified by Bosch to carry out servicing & repair work to a factory standard & we have the equipment to diagnose, service & complete updates. We are a Bosch main dealer & can supply all spares at competitive pricing. Our workshop has 25 years experience, staff trained to Cytech Level 3 & fully equipped with the best Park Tool bike tools equipment, making us the one stop solution for your E-Bike.

Bosch battery

Bosch batteries are supplied in 300-500wh 36V variants. Larger capacities mean more miles per charge. The new 'power-tube' batteries are internally mounted 500wh models and deliver the longest range. Click the image above to gauge battery consumption for each Bosch motor and battery combination.

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Please note our phone lines are currently closed. We are only handling enquiries by e-mail at this stage to ensure our customer service levels can be maintained at the shop with the one in one out policy. We will respond to all emails as soon as possible and our typical response time is running at 3 - 5 working days due to the shear volume we are recieving. We apologise for any inconvenience caused and will be reviewing this daily with the goal of re-opening our phone lines at the earliest stage. Thanks for your continued custom and patience during these times.