Some Legal Stuff
BS EN15194 is the official standard for electric bicycles in Europe, the UK will shortly adopt this standard – all our bicycles already have been tested and comply with this standard.
- You have to be of age 14+ to be able to ride an electric bicycle on the Queens highway (UK)
- The electric bicycle motor cannot be greater than 250W, and capped at a top speed of 15.5mph. The motor will automatically cut out, when the rider stops peddling, and also when they apply the brakes.
- The maximum weight of the bike cannot exceed 40KG
The rules and regulations on ebikes change over time, so please check here for any update.